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.