Sunset Tour at ManitogaJul 20, 2019, 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM Location: 584 Route 9D, Garrison, NY 10524
Enjoy a late afternoon in-depth tour of the House, Studio and Woodland Garden. Then soak up the majestic late day sun with a glass of wine and conversation with other design enthusiasts on Dragon Rock's terraces, overlooking the Quarry Pool. All 2019 Tours feature: Close Your Physical Eye by acclaimed artist Michele Oka Doner and Gifts from the George R. Kravis II Collection, iconic designs by Russel Wright. PRICE: $75 per person Purchase tickets in advance on BrownPaperTickets.com. Public Entrance: Manitoga, 584 Route 9D, Garrison, NY 10524. Visitors meet at the Manitoga Visitor/Guide House next to the parking lot. THE TOUR EXPERIENCE Visitors follow the upper Quarry Path to Dragon Rock. Along the way, the tour features stunning views of the House and Studio, an ascending stone staircase, a field of mountain laurel, and the exquisite moss room. Visitors approach Dragon Rock by crossing the majestic waterfall via a wood plank bridge. Interior spaces are defined by expanses of glass, innovative materials use, and seamless connections to outside terraces. The Tour concludes by following a stepping stone path over the Quarry Pool dam to the Visitor/Guide House. IMPORTANT TOUR INFORMATION Tours generally last 90 minutes and are conducted rain or shine. Please wear sensible walking shoes and dress for weather. Visitors must be able to negotiate uneven ground, several bridge crossings with no handrails and a series of 40 stone steps. Please note that the landscape portion of the tour is a moderate hike. Pets, backpacks, large bags, tripods, extension poles and selfie-sticks are not permitted.