PLEASE NOTE: TOUR BOOKINGS OFTEN FILL DAYS IN ADVANCE. RESERVATIONS ARE HIGHLY RECOMMENDED. THE HOUSE WILL BE CLOSED FOR TOURS ON SATURDAY 10/11 IN OBSERVANCE OF VETERAN’S DAY.
What’s Happening at Olana
FREE! Museum Storytelling: Family Tours – 9AM
Tom Lee Question Tour – 11:30AM
Master storyteller Tom Lee guides our way through the Main House while the stories of Olana come alive.
Saturday, October 28
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Frederic Church Award Gala
On Tuesday, October 17 we celebrated Olana’s 50th Anniversary as a public work of art at the Frederic Church Award Gala in NYC. This year’s honorees were Dr. Linda S. Ferber and Laurie Olin, FASLA.
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“OVERLOOK: Teresita Fernández Confronts Frederic Church at Olana”
A collaboration between The Olana Partnership and Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros
May 14 – November 5, 2017
Evelyn and Maurice Sharp Gallery
Specialty Tours: Artists on Art
Artists offer a unique lens with which to “read” an artist’s home & landscape. During this series artists use many mediums and “poetic license” to talk about Olana and the exhibition with concepts and connections that inspire them.
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Object of the Month
Church Painting of Cotopaxi
This depiction of the imposing volcano Cotopaxi in Ecuador is part of the exhibition OVERLOOK: Teresita Fernández Confronts Frederic Church at Olana.
Every summer at Olana, things turn more yellow. In June, the park-like meadow between Olana’s upper main house and the lake below comes alive with yellow coreopsis flowers. This summer, things were more yellow than usual at Olana.
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