Day trip to Kykuit
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Day trip to Kykuit

(Courtesy JCCOTP)
(Courtesy JCCOTP)

The Kaplen JCC on the Palisades offers a day trip to Kykuit, the Rockefeller estate in Sleepy Hollow, N.Y., on Thursday, October 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The tour will include the main floor of the house, complete with its fine furnishings and art; subterranean art galleries; the inner garden, and the west terrace. Visitors will enjoy seasonal views of the Hudson River, the outdoor sculpture collection, and the coach barn, with its collection of antique carriages and classic automobiles.

Kykuit was home to four generations of the Rockefeller family, beginning with the philanthropist John D. Rockefeller, founder of Standard Oil. The cost includes round trip bus from the JCC, house admission, and docent-led tour. For more information, call (201) 408-1496.

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