Plan Your Visit

The moment you witness the breathtaking mountain views from Cole’s porch, you’ll fully understand his devotion to landscape painting Times Union

Open for Visitors

Visit the historic buildings and new special exhibition.


Thomas Cole Members
Members enjoy free admission with their Thomas Cole membership card. Join today.

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Private Tours

Book a private guided tour of the historic home and studios of Thomas Cole.


Live School Programs on Zoom

Information on live school programs on Zoom and Explore Kits.


Download free teacher lesson plans and activities that use American art to teach American history.

Teacher Resources

In-Person School Programs Temporarily Paused: Our school programs encourage exploration, making history come alive. Students examine primary sources, gather information, and draw conclusions from their personal experiences.


What to Expect


Grounds open for free every day, dawn to dusk

Beginning April 30

Friday 9:45am-5:00pm

Saturday 9:45am-5:00pm*

Sunday 9:45am-5:00pm

* Please note that on Saturday, June 11, the historic site will close early at 3pm for a private event. 


218 Spring Street
Catskill, NY 12414