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Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
895 Shore Road
718-885-1461

As the last remaining "great country estate" in the Bronx Pelham Bay Park, Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum's mission is to create a vibrant site through the preservation, restoration and interpretation of the property and grounds for the benefit of the public throughout the New York City metro region and beyond.

Our mission is achieved by:

- protecting, preserving and restoring the site's architecture, landscape and collection;
- interpreting the site's history in compelling and innovative ways; and
- creating dynamic education programs for schools, adults and families.


Upcoming Events at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

Recent News

Sunset Classical Concert Series 2016

Schedule: Thursday August 18,2016: Sing We Enchanted performs “Bach to the Future” with the Rockland String Quartet and David Baranowski on harpsichord. Sing We Enchanted is an a cappella vocal ensemble whose repertoire extends from the…

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Exhibition: Gilded Age Glamour Fashions from the Bartow-Pell Collection

The Gilded Age in American history (c. 1870-1900) was associated with opulence and luxury, especially in clothing styles. This exhibition features highlights from the Museum’s fashion collection from these decades, including women’s, men's, and…

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Exhibition - Accomplished Women

Schoolgirl Art from Female Academics in The Early Nineteenth Century: Guest curated by William and Sally Gemmill, this exhibition is a rare opportunity to view some superb pieces from an important private collection. In early days of the American…

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Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum Young Scholar Talk Focuses on 19th-Century Fashion

Lecture and Pop-Up Exhibit by Bard Graduate Center Student Claire McRee Features Accessories of the Era   Bronx, NY - Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (BPMM) launches its new periodic Young Scholar Talks with a lecture and Q&A with BPMM intern and…

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Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum Offers Shutter Shop on Shore Road Restoration Workshop

Fourth Consecutive Summer Program Continues to Attract Volunteers from Home and Abroad   Bronx, NY - For the fourth consecutive summer, Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum, in partnership with Preservation Volunteers and the Historic House Trust of New York…

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Summer is Heating Up At Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

Varied Programs for Visitors of All Ages in July and August   Bronx, NY - Take advantage of the slower pace of summer to visit Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (BPMM) located in Pelham Bay Park—the city’s largest—in July and August. Soak up the…

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Bartow-Pell Conservancy Honors Barbara Bartlett at Annual Spring Luncheon

Bronx, NY — Bartow-Pell Conservancy centennial celebrations continued with the annual Spring Luncheon on Thursday, June 5th at which longtime member and Bartow-Pell Conservancy advocate Barbara Bartlett was honored as the first-ever winner of the…

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Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum’s‘Moonlight Ball’ a Huge Success

Over 360 Guests Celebrated at May 10th Event in Centennial Style Bronx, NY - The Moonlight Ball, Bartow-Pell Conservancy’s signature centennial held on May 10th was an evening to remember. Co-chairs Cynthia Brown, Ann Auwarter, and Lynn Byrne…

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Bartow-Pell’s Anniversary Celebration Continues with Centennial Plant Sale

Bronx, NY -- As part of Bartow-Pell Conservancy’s ongoing centennial celebrations, the museum will host its first plant sale in many years. The sale, which will take place on the grounds of the museum, will include over 100 varieties of annuals,…

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Celebrate Preservation Month at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

Bronx, NY - To commemorate Preservation Month, Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (BPMM) will offer a number of events throughout the month of May to highlight and showcase Bartow-Pell’s offerings to the community.   “Historic places across the country…

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