Mount Vernon Hotel Museum & Garden
This institution, housed in a 1799 stone carriage house that became a hotel in 1826, takes visitors back to the days when midtown Manhattan was a country escape for New Yorkers living in the crowded city at the southern tip of the island.
Hours: Tu-Su 11 am-4 pm
Closed: New Year’s Day, the first Su in May, July 4, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day
Admission: $8 adults, $7 seniors/students, children under 12 and accompanied by an adult free