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Day Trip: Russel Wright's Manitoga

2019-06-19 Manitoga
06/19/19

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The Historical Society of Rockland County Invites You to Join Us on a Daytrip to

Manitoga in Garrison, NY

When: Wednesday, June 19, 2019. Guests will meet at Manitoga at 9:45 am SHARP for a 10 am tour. 
Where: Directions will be provided with a pre-paid reservation.
Price: $30 per person (group tour fee; prepaid reservation is required)

Join us as we visit Manitoga, the former home and 75 acre woodland garden of the American industrial designer Russel Wright (1904-1976). Beginning in the late 1920s until the 1960s, Wright created a succession of artistically distinctive and commercially successful items that helped bring modern design to the general public.

Manitoga is a National Historic Landmark, an Affiliate Site of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, and one of the few twentieth-century modern homes with original landscape open to the public.

Our group tour will last 90 minutes and will be conducted rain or shine. Please wear sensible walking shoes and dress for weather. This is a moderately difficult walk/hike. Visitors must able to negotiate uneven ground, several bridge crossings with no handrails, and a flight of forty stone steps. Pets, backpacks, large bags, and tripods are not permitted.

Please note that space on this excursion  is extremely limitedAlso, this is not a bus trip. Transportation to and from Manitoga is on your own. If you are interested in carpooling, call the HSRC Office at (845) 634-9626.

TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT, CLICK ON THE BROWN PAPER TICKETS LOGO: 


Or calling us with a credit card at (845) 634-9629.

The Historical Society of Rockland County
20 Zukor Road
New City, NY 10956


Cancellation Policy: Please note that refunds can be given only if space can be filled by another guest prior to trip. A waiting list will be compiled, and available spaces will be filled on a first come, first served basis. Only those with who have made full payment can be accommodated.

Downloads
2019 Manitoga Daytrip Registration PDF

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