Rockefeller State Park Preserve, Pleasantville

#4 of 13 in Parks in Westchester County
• 13 Bridges Loop Trail - 1.9 miles of even to moderate grade, leading to 13 bridges on the wandering Gory Brook

• Bird Feeder Area - located next to the art gallery, many birds frequent the feeders in all seasons

• Fern Garden - located at the entrance, this garden is volunteer maintained

• Old Croton Aqueduct State Historic Park - 0.9 miles of the Old Croton Aqueduct travel through the preserve.

• Peony Monument - located next to the art gallery, these beautiful flowers were donated by a town in Southern Japan (the town of Yatsuka in the Shimane Prefecture). The peonies bloom every spring in late April through early May.

• Rockwood Hall - it was once the county estate of the late William M. Rockefeller

• Swan Lake - located a short walk from the art gallery, a 22-acre lake

• The Art Gallery @ Rockefeller State Park Preserve - gallery of two-dimensional arts. Rotated every six weeks. See the calendar of events for the most updated exhibit.
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  • Say what you might about the Rockefeller’s, they gave us all a tremendous gift in this park. The walking paths are amazing, with varied beauty based on the path you choose as well as the season.  more »
  • We drove up from Brooklyn in the morning to the state park. Easy to get too and go when there is nice weather. The temps were in the mid 70’s the trails are easily marked. Our 2 yo loved the foliage a...  more »
  • It was the first nice day all week and it felt great to get out and go for a hike. There are many different trails through the park and all have something else to offer.  more »

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