Sunday: Mill Neck Manor

WHAT: Let's get together and visit Mill Neck Manor, a majestic Tudor Revival mansion located on prestigious North Shore of Long Island.  It was owned by Robet Leftwich Dodge and his wife, the cosmetics Heiress Lillian Sefton Dodge. Some of the memorable features of Mill Neck Manors is the leaded stained – glass windows (each at a cost of over $10,000), the solid oak doorway is about 500 years old.  The palatial  Manor house being used as a movie set for Motion Pictures: A Woman’s World, Death Wish, Winter Dreams, After Life and many more http://millneckmanorhouse.org/

The address of the Mill Neck Manor is 40 Frost Mill Road, Mill Neck NY 11765

WHEN & WHERE:
Meeting at 8:10 AM on Sunday, July 13 at Long Island Rail Road Atlantic Station tickets booth.
The Atlantic Avenue Terminal is located across the street from the Williamsburg Savings Bank, the tallest building in Brooklyn which has a large clock on each side of its tower. You can take B, Q trains to Atlantic station or N, 2, 3, 4, 5 trains to Pacific station and walk toward LIRR ticket booth. I'll be waiting for you right there. 

CONTACT: My home phone:[masked], cell phone:[masked]

COST:  $20 for LIRR ticket, $25 for guided tour
(includes refreshments: sandwiches, scones & tea)
http://millneckmanorhouse.org/tours/tours.html

TRANSPORT: We will take Long Island Rail Road Oyster bay branch to Locust valley station. The departure of the train from Brooklyn ( Atlantic terminal) at 8:35A.M, Manhattan (Penn station) at 8:25AM, and Queens (Jamaica station) at 8:52A.M.  We’ll arrive to Locust Valley station at 9:35A.M.  

FREE: On the way back to the station we’ll hike thru Bailey Arboretum, which contain large selection of redwood trees. http://baileyarboretum.org/
 Mill Neck Manor is part of Americas premier collection of historic estates. So let's enjoy its grace, elegance and unique architectural style!

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  • sabina

    Lovely tour of the exquisitely beautiful manor! The view from the upper level rooms towards the cove through the landscaped ground is simply unforgettable!

    1 · July 13

  • A former member
    A former member

    Missed the train hence hanging out in New York City

    July 13

  • sabina

    I reserved on line for the tour. Will try to find Mila's group upon arrival. Looking forward to meeting all at the manor.

    July 12

  • John S.

    Thanks for fast reply Decided to do diff walk

    July 12

  • Mila

    Train from Mineola to Locust will leave at 8:31am or 9:06am http://lirr42.mta.info/schedules.php
    At this point, everything stays the same, as I posted

    July 11

  • Mila

    Hi John!
    The walking tour thru Mill Neck Minor will start at 11:00 am It would be better to arrive little bit earlier

    July 11

  • John S.

    Please post soon if going to diff train or time

    July 11

  • John S.

    Will drive to Locust valley or get train from mineola

    July 11

  • Mila

    Mill Neck Manor would like to know for sure how many people will come, so they would order sufficient amount of refreshments. Once you call 516-[masked], mention Mila's group.

    July 9

  • Mila

    Attention all! Mill Neck Manor required advanced payment for the guided tour. Please call[masked] to reserve your spot.

    July 9

  • sabina

    Hi Mila, just signed up but I will be coming from eastern long island. Most likely be there around 10am. Will try to meet up with the group when I get there. Looking forward to it. Will update rsvp if my plan changes.

    1 · July 9

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