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Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site – Hyde Park, NY

* This mansion boasted having electricity before all other homes in the town.

* With its prime location, the estate has majestic views of the Hudson River and the Catskill Mountains.

* This country retreat was built in 1898 for Frederick Vanderbilt (grandson of Cornelius Vanderbilt, who built the Vanderbilt fortune) and his wife Louise, and donated to the National Park Service in 1940 for the public to enjoy.

Vanderbilt Mansion in Hyde Park, NY

Interior room in Vanderbilt Mansion – Hyde Park, NY

Vanderbilt Mansion in Hyde Park, NY

Vanderbilt Mansion – Hyde Park, NY

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