Calendar 2015

Clermont Gardens and Grounds are Open Year Round 8:30 AM – Sunset


Visitor Center & Gift Shop Open Wednesday – Sunday 10:30 – 4:00, April 10-October 31; Open Saturdays and Sundays 10:30-4:00 November and December, until December 15th.


Tours 11-4 (last tour 4:00) Wednesday – Sunday, April 10- October 31, Saturday & Sunday 11-3  (last tour 3:00) November & December up until the 15th  For more information or to schedule a group tour, call 518-537-4240


Date(s)               Day(s)                Time                 Event


October 10              Saturday                         3pm

Spooky History Series: Mad House– author Michael Keene will give a talk on his book, Mad House: The Hidden History of Insane Asylums in 19th-Century New York. With vivid detail and deep research, Keene will travel through the lineage and architecture of the asylums in New York. Talk will take place at Clermont Cottage in the James D. Livingston Library.


October 16, 17, 23, 24  Friday & Saturdays    6pm-9pm

Legends by Candlelight Ghost Tours – Candlelight tours of the museum & grounds; ghosts and spooks of the museum’s history. Tours at 6:00, 6:30, 7:00, 7:30, 8:00, 8:30, & 9:00 ($10 per adult, $5 per child, all Friends of Clermont $5.  Reservations required).


December 5 & 6            Saturday & Sunday    10am-12pm

A Child’s Christmas – Drop in for stories read under the Christmas tree and treats for children ages 3-10 ($4 per person).


December 12                Saturday                        5pm-7pm

Friends of Clermont Holiday Party – Free for members; guests $10.


December 13               Sunday                           3pm-6pm

Candlelight Tours of Clermont – Tableaux Vivant of Christmas traditions through the ages, glittering decorations, and wassail, plus traditional holiday goodies served in the historic kitchen ($12 adult; $5 children under 12).


December 19              Saturday                         11am-4pm

Christmas at Clermont Open House – A great day for families, get a sneak peak behind the scenes with self guided tours.  Free admission.