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

Private Guided Tours Available Now

Available by advance appointment. Please email us for more information.

All visitors must book in advance.

Private Tours

General Admission Will Resume in Spring 2022

Thomas Cole Members
Members enjoy free general 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


Private Guided Tours available by appointment

Grounds open for free every day, dawn to dusk


218 Spring Street
Catskill, NY 12414