Olana Tours for Individuals and Families

New York State Parks remain open. Access to Olana’s 250-acre landscape is free. The park is open every day from 8 AM to sunset. Please practice social distancing while you walk, keeping six (6) feet of distance between you and others. Please be aware that you are in a public park and follow protocols laid out by NYS.

Please note: The Main House is currently closed. The upper parking lot is currently at limited capacity due to construction. If the lot is full, you may park on the right side only of the main road.

Outdoor Olana Tour: Landscape and Architecture

This ¼ mile-long walking tour focuses on the integration of landscape and architecture in the siting and design of Olana’s Main House. The route follows the historic carriage road entrance from the site of Frederic Church’s painting studio, past the Mingled Flower Garden, to culminate in the dramatic planned approach to the Main House with panoramic views of the Hudson River Valley. Read More

Length: 30 minutes

TIMES
Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 11am - 4:00pm

Difficulty Level: Easy (full tour route not ADA accessible but ADA option available with prior arrangement)

Included as a benefit of Membership | $15 Non-members
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Outdoor Olana Tour: Landscape and Architecture

Outdoor Olana Tour: Art and Environment

This mile-long walking tour along Olana’s upper carriage road loop provides a comprehensive introduction to Frederic Church’s work as an artist and landscape designer expressed through his master work, Olana. Read More

Length: 60 minutes

TIMES
Friday, Saturday & Sunday: 11am - 4:00pm

Difficulty Level: Moderate (not ADA accessible)

Included as a benefit of Membership | $15 Non-members
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Outdoor Olana Tour: Art and Environment

The Olana Electric Carriage Tour

This five mile-long driving tour provides the most comprehensive exploration of Olana as a 250-acre master work of American landscape design. As seen on the Today show. $150, CURRENTLY LIMITED TO UP TO FOUR PASSENGERS FROM THE SAME HOUSEHOLD PER TOUR. Read More

Length: 60 minutes
$150, up to 4 passengers from the same household
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The Olana Electric Carriage Tour

Private Tours

We are currently making improvements in Olana's Main House and are not yet open for Private Tours. Please check back for updates. If you have any questions or would like information about customizing your own private tour of Olana in the future, please email privatetours@olana.org.

Private Tours