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Clermont State Historic Site

Additional Info:


1 Clermont Ave. Germantown, NY 12526

Phone (main):

(518) 537-4240

Country estate of seven generations of the prominent Livingston family. Robert R. Livingston, Jr. was Clermont's most notable resident. His accomplishments include: drafting the Declaration of Independence, serving as first U.S. Minister of Foreign Affairs, administering the oath of office to George Washington, negotiating the Louisiana Purchase and developing steamboat technology with Robert Fulton.

Visit the restored mansion, visitor center, exhibit galleries, formal gardens, and carriage trails. Also hosts numerous special events on the property throughout the season. 

Important Features

  • Groups Welcome
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Tours Offered

Contact Us: 800-445-3131