The National Society of Colonial Dames in the State of New York,
Broadway & W. 246 St.,
Bronx, NY 10471
The oldest residence in the Bronx (1748). A three story Georgian home with 17th and 18th century Dutch and English furnishing this house was once a prosperous plantation and the site of Revolutionary War marches (Washington's 1783). Owned by the Van Cortlandts until 1889.
||The National Society of Colonial Dames in the State of New York
||Tues-Sun 10-4; Closed Mon; Groups by special arrangement
||$2 adults; $1.50 students and seniors; 12 and under free
||Also a gift shop and herb garden.
, Cultural Production
||English to American Revolution
, 19th Century to Civil War
, 19th Century since Civil War