PLANTING FIELDS ARBORETUM
managed by the New York State Department of Parks
turn north off Route 25A on Wolver Hollow Road; follow it until it ends at Chicken Valley Road; turn right and driver just over 2 miles; turn right on Planting Fields Road to the entrance.
William Robertson Coe bought the lands and the estate in 1913. In 1918 he started building what became the 65 room mansion in the Tudor-Revival style, a style popular during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I style.
woodlands, rolling lawns, fields, cultivated gardens
Facilities and Hours:
Open every day of the year (except Christmas) for 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. There is an admission charge. Weekdays off-season are free.