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

General Admission
All visitors must book timed tickets in advance.


Thomas Cole Members
Members enjoy free admission with their Thomas Cole membership card. Free member timed tickets must be booked in advance. Join today.

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What to Expect


Museum and Shop

Through October 31 

Tues 9:45 am-5 pm

Wed 9:45 am-5 pm

Thurs 9:45 am-5 pm

Fri 9:45 am-5 pm

Sat 9:45 am-5 pm

Sun 9:45 am-5 pm


218 Spring Street
Catskill, NY 12414

General Admission ticket includes access to all buildings: 

Group Visits

Temporarily Paused: Bring your group to the historic home and studios of Thomas Cole. Please book your tour as early as possible to secure your date of choice.

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Live School Programs on Zoom

Information on live school programs on Zoom and Explore Kits.

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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.

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