Directions

Olana State Historic Site
5720 Route 9G
Hudson, NY 12534

GPS coordinates:
Lat: 42-12’58” N,
Long: 073-49’35” W

Estimated Drive Times:
Albany: 45 minutes
Boston: 3 hours
New York City: 2 hours
Poughkeepsie: 1 hour
Springfield, MA: 1.5 hours

By Car

New York City and Points South

Take NYS Thruway (I-87) to Exit 21/Catskill. Follow signs for Route 23 East and Hudson. Cross Rip Van Winkle Bridge and bear right onto Route 9G South. Olana is on left one mile south of Rip Van Winkle Bridge.

Or, take Route 9 North through Rhinebeck. Take a left at light onto Route 9G North. It’s approximately 20 miles to Olana, entrance on right. If you reach the intersection for Rip Van Winkle Bridge, you have gone too far.

Or, take the Taconic State Parkway north.  Get off at the Hudson/Ancram exit, NYS Route 82.  Head west on Route 82 (a right turn off the cloverleaf).  In approximately 5 miles, Route 82 joins with NYS Route 23 – continue straight onto Route 23.  Go another 5 miles.  At the intersection with the Rip Van Winkle Bridge, turn left onto Route 9G.  Do not cross the bridge.  Slightly less than one mile from the intersection, the entrance to Olana will be on your left.

Albany and Points North and West

From Albany. Take NYS Thruway (I-87) South to Exit 21/Catskill. Follow signs for Route 23 East and Hudson. Cross Rip Van Winkle Bridge, bear right onto Route 9G South. Olana is on left one mile south of bridge.

Or, take Route 9W to Catskill, then take Route 23 East. Cross the Rip Van Winkle Bridge and bear right onto Route 9G South. Olana is on left one mile south of bridge.

Or, take Route 9 South into Hudson. Turn right on Warren Street. Turn left on Third Street which becomes 9G South. Continue on 9G approximately 3-4 miles. Do not cross

Rip Van Winkle Bridge. Olana is on left one mile south of bridge.

From Boston, The Berkshires, Points East

From Boston, take Massachusetts Turnpike to NYS Thruway (I-90 West) to Exit B2. Take Taconic State Parkway South to Claverack/Hillsdale Exit (Route 23 West). Follow Route 23 West, bear left onto Route 9G South. Do not cross bridge. Olana is one mile south of Rip Van Winkle Bridge on left.

From Great Barrington, Massachusetts take Route 23 West. Continue into New York State on Route 23 West for approximately 22 miles. Bear left onto Route 9G South. Do not cross bridge. Olana is one mile south of Rip Van Winkle Bridge on left.

Train & Local Taxis

Via Amtrack

Take Amtrak to the Hudson, NY station, and then take a short taxi ride to Olana.

Taxis

Columbia Transport, Inc. 518-822-1010

Hudson City Taxi 518-822-8880

A&R Taxi 518-943-6666

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