The Artist’s House: The Church Family at Olana and Abroad
Frederic Church was an artist-explorer and a dedicated family man. This in-depth tour follows the artist through the Americas to the Middle East and highlights how world travel motivated his artistic endeavors, particularly in the design of Olana. Guests will learn about the central role that his wife, Isabel, played in creating a unique family home, and the patterns of domestic life at Olana and abroad. This tour leads visitors through select rooms in the Main House including the Dining Room, Sitting Room, Court Hall, upstairs bedrooms, and Servant Quarters.