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September 15, 2012

12-6pm.

Washington Irving's Sunnyside

Tarrytown

All Ages

$14; $12 seniors; $8 children 3-17; free children ages 3 and younger

Event description: Washington Irving's Sunnyside is the storybook setting for one of Historic Hudson Valley's most popular events, a day-long festival for young readers, families, and friends, who can meet more than fifty of their favorite authors and illustrators. A complete list of authors and illustrators who will be attending will be posted at hudsonvalley.org prior to the event, and will be updated here. This event is sponsored by Sunnyside Federal Savings and Loan. Buy tickets online at hudsonvalley.org, or call 914-631-8200.

Address: 89 W. Sunnyside Lane
Tarrytown, NY 10591
Phone: 914-631-8200
Website: hudsonvalley.org

About Washington Irving's Sunnyside


A visit to Sunnyside is an enchanted adventure in a romantic landscape and a much-loved riverside home that has been charming visitors for generations.

Hear about Washington Irving's storied past and how he came to be America's first internationally famous author, best remembered now for The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and other short stories. His characters, from Brom Bones and Ichabod Crane to the mysterious Headless Horseman and the comic Rip Van Winkle, are icons in American culture. 






About Washington Irving's Sunnyside

Standard hours: 10am to 4pm
Wheelchair accessible: Partially
Stroller parking: Yes
Stroller check: No
Bring food: Yes
Buy food: No
Where is food allowed: Food allowed in designated spots
Changing tables in the women's room(s): Yes
Changing tables in the men's room(s): No
Family bathroom: No

A visit to Sunnyside is an enchanted adventure in a romantic landscape and a much-loved riverside home that has been charming visitors for generations. Hear about Washington Irving's storied past and how he came to be America's first internationally famous author, best remembered now for The Legend of Sleepy Hollow and other short stories. A gently curved path leads to gorgeous views of the Hudson River and reveals the allure of Sunnyside's unique design, its intimate setting, its bucolic grounds, and its association with a beloved man of letters.
Parking: Free
Play area: No
Party room: No

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