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Thomas Cole National Historic Site, Catskill
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  • Great place to see the beginning of America landscape painting wonderful views from the porch. Don't miss the tour, very knowledge people , volunteers there. 
  • Views were great from house front porch. Building nicely maintained - guide well informed - grounds well kept. 
  • I have studied art, so I wanted to see some of the Hudson River School artist homes. The Thomas Cole house was worth going to if you are in the area and you appreciate art. It is also really interesti...  more »
  • The guides are knowledgeable and the grounds are well restored. A great place to learn about the founder of the Hudson school.
  • An interesting part of the history of Hudson River School painting. Make sure to go to Katerskill Falls and the location of the Catskill Mountain House while you're in the neighborhood.
  • Very pleasant outing to a historic home. The docents were very personable and informative. As in most historic homes, handicapped accessibility here is limited. Actually I enjoyed this outing even more than a visit to Olana.
  • Nice relaxing way to spend the day
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