Press and Media Archive


Magazine and Newspaper articles


Furniture at Boscobel
The Magazine Antiques
Published: online
“The range and depth of furniture forms, punctuated by acknowledged masterpieces, invites comparison with only two other collections of Phyfe-type furniture: those at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Winterthur Museum in Delaware.”


Perfection on the Hudson
Westchester Magazine
Published: June 28, 2011, online edition.
“…Boscobel was, and continues to be, a labor of love, capturing the hearts and attention of thousands of visitors a year.”


 The Lady Who Made Boscobel’s House & Gardens Possible
Putnam County News and Recorder
Published: May 4, 2011, online edition
“On May 21, 1961, the grand opening was held at Boscobel…Governor Nelson Rockefeller congratulated Lila for saving Boscobel and called it ‘the most beautiful house in America.’ …[H]er hard work and good fortune had been put to a worthy cause.”


Rooms with a View
Martha Stewart Living
November, 2009
“…one of America’s great examples of Federal architecture.”


Sunday Outing; Worth $35 to a Wrecker, Boscobel Is Now a Gem
The New York Times
Published: March 03, 1991
“…a major museum of the decorative arts of the Federal period of American architecture and furniture.”

*Note: Numerous New York Times articles about Boscobel have been published through the years and are available to paid subscribers of the publication.

 

Boscobel Listings in Guidebooks

Review of Boscobel Restoration
Frommer’s
Published: online
“No estate site along the river is more dramatic.”


Boscobel Restoration Review
Fodor’s Travel Guides
Published: online
“…the grounds are reason enough to visit.”

 

And, be sure to check out these kudos to the Hudson Valley

Cold Spring Day Trip, Step Back in Time
Newsday
Published: July 23, 2012, online

Top 10 US travel destinations for 2012
Lonely Planet
Published: March 21, 2012, online

Best Trips 2013
National Geographic
Published: January 2013

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