Manitoga (The Russel Wright Design Center)

Manitoga (The Russel Wright Design Center)

View of the Hudson River from the yellow-blazed trail at Manitoga - Photo by Daniel Chazin View of the Hudson River from the yellow-blazed trail at Manitoga - Photo by Daniel Chazin
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The house, studio and 75-acre woodland garden of mid-century designer Russel Wright (1904-1976) is a National Historic Landmark.

Manitoga was the home and studio of home furnishings designer Russel Wright. The site had been previously damaged by a century of quarrying and lumbering. Wright spent three decades designing and sculpting the landscape using native plants, his training as a theater designer and sculptor, and his innovative design ideas. Though the landscape appears natural, it is actually a careful design of...

Park Acreage:

75.00 acres

Municipality:

Garrison

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Contact Information

Web Link:

Manitoga/ The Russel Wright Design Center

Phone:

(845) 424-3812

Fees:

Yes, click on 'Contact Information' for further information

Dogs in park:

No dogs

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