Olana Tours for Groups

OLANA Essentials: Landscape Introduction Walk & Historic Interiors Experience

Traverse the historic formal approach to Olana's Main House and learn about the ideas that influenced Frederic Church and architect Calvert Vaux in siting and designing this Middle Eastern-inspired Hudson Valley villa. Explore the intact, richly decorated historic interiors of the main floor, including the stunning central Court Hall, Isabel Church's Sitting Room designed around her husband's masterpiece "El Khasne, Petra* (1874), and Frederic Church's richly appointed painting studio; available as guided tour or explore at your own pace. Approximately 1 hour.

Tuesday-Friday: $25 per person, 20 guest or $500 minimum
Requires $100 non-refundable deposit, applied to balance due upon arrival.
*Not available on Mondays*

Please read our Group Tour Policies and Guidelines

OLANA Essentials: Landscape Introduction Walk & Historic Interiors Experience

In-Depth OLANA: Landscape and Viewshed Walk & Historic Interiors Experience

Immerse yourself in Frederic Church's greatest masterpiece- the artful landscape he designed over four decades. Learn about Church's approach to landscape as the preeminent artist of the Hudson River School and an early environmental advocate (one mile of easy walking along gravel and paved roads). Explore Olana's historic interiors & collections that tell the story of Frederic Church leading role in America's first art movement, as well as that of his family life and the travels that inspired Olana's architecture. Approximately 2 hours.

Tuesday-Friday: $35 per person, 20 guest or $700 minimum.
Requires $100 non-refundable deposit, applied to balance due upon arrival.
*Not available on Mondays*


Please read our Group Tour Policies and Guidelines

In-Depth OLANA: Landscape and Viewshed Walk & Historic Interiors Experience