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Hyde Hall

Open today: 10:00 - 16:00
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Unique Hall is Quite a Treat

Take the time to drive to Hyde Hall and experience a walk back in history. The glamour and... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
Janet H
Beautiful Home, Beautiful View

During our one hour tour with our guide, David, we were treated to an absolutely gorgeous view of... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2018
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IN SEASON HOURS (MAY 27 THROUGH OCTOBER 31) ARE REFLECTED- 10am-4pm; OFF SEASON OFFICE HOURS ONLY (NO TOURS): 9am-5pm. ADMISSION PRICES: $15 Adults; $12 Seniors, Military and Youth (ages 13 – 17); Children under 13 free. Hyde Hall is a 50-room...more
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267 Glimmerglass State Park Road, Cooperstown, Otsego, NY 13326
+1 607-547-5098
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

Take the time to drive to Hyde Hall and experience a walk back in history. The glamour and sophistication of early 19th century living. Knowledgeable guides present the house to you as if you were a visitor coming for a party. Take a peek behind...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

During our one hour tour with our guide, David, we were treated to an absolutely gorgeous view of Lake Otsego and the history and nuances of the family and the house. Hyde Hall treated us to a step back in time and was well worth...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

You need to work on training your employees a bit better. My family and I were visiting glimmer glass lake state park and someone in the trail recommended we look at Hyde Hall. We walked up and the door was open with no signage indicating...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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John B, Manager at Hyde Hall, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

Hyde Hall Dear Suzie, we are so sorry this happened. There are signs--one on the gate as you walk up the hill to the plateau where Hyde Hall sits, and another close to the trail leading down to Tin Top, our visitors' center. But they...More

Reviewed 18 October 2018

Anyone visiting the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown should make the 7-mile drive along the eastern shore of Lake Otsego to Hyde Hall. You will not regret it. This 200-year old magnificent family home with 50 rooms and a gorgeous view is a delight...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

On our annual visit to Cooperstown, we signed up for the "Hyde & Shriek" tour of Hyde Hall. Our guide in period costume was very knowledgable and the place is definitely very spooky at night! Beautiful views from this old mansion which is being restored....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Melissa B
Reviewed 10 October 2018

Glad we decided to visit. The house is located in a state park. The house had fallen into major disrepair & was almost demolished. They have made great strides in bringing it back to it's original grandeur. While visiting, the house & grounds were being...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Nice and next to glimmer glass state park. Just a short walk from the park, this venue is very nice. It has been Nice an

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 9 October 2018

Great old mansion being lovingly and carefully restored. Great period house. Three floors of living over 150 years...It is going to take a while to bring it completely back up to snuff, but they are WELL on their way and doing a heck of a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

Happened to stumble upon this place 2 years ago while visiting the state park. Thought the place looked fascinating but didn’t have time to take a tour.. as I looked it up online while we were leaving and reading about its history, it struck me...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

Went on a rainy mid-week day and lucked out - with no other people coming in the hour and a half we were there, we got a more thorough tour than what we understood was the usual. Joan was our guide and she was outstanding....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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