Hamilton Grange

St. Nicholas Park near W. 141 St.

The Hamilton Grange is presently closed and will reopen in late 2009. The National Parks service is undertaking a complete restoration of the home now that it has been moved from its old site to nearby St. Nicholas Park. After restoration, the house ... more

The Hamilton Grange is presently closed and will reopen in late 2009. The National Parks service is undertaking a complete restoration of the home now that it has been moved from its old site to nearby St. Nicholas Park. After restoration, the house will again have its front and back porches that were removed when the Grange was brought to its present site in 1889.

Alexander Hamilton commissioned architect John McComb Jr. to design this Federal style country home on a sprawling 32 acre estate in upper Manhattan. Completed in 1802, it is named "The Grange" after the Hamilton family's ancestral home in Scotland. Alas The Grange was inhabited by Hamilton for only two years before he was killed in a duel with Aaron Burr in 1804.

Given the Hamilton Grange's present condition, we recommend you visit some of the other nearby neighborhood attractions. Walk around beautiful Mount Morris and Strivers Row, admire the architecture of the City College campus, and visit the Riverbank State Park, the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture or the Studio Museum in Harlem. Don't miss our walking tour of Historic Harlem!


Drag the street view to look around 360°.
Use the arrow buttons to navigate down the street and around the neighborhood!

There are no events taking place on this date.

Info

St. Nicholas Park near W. 141 St.
New York, NY 10031
(212) 666-1640
Website

Editorial Rating

Admission And Tickets

Free

This Week's Hours

Hamilton Grange is presently closed.

Nearby Subway

  • to 145th St -- 0.2

@natlparkservice

RT @NatlParkService: National parks across the country provide endless opportunities for activities for everyone. Stay connected with parks… 6 Hours Ago

Visit the @NatlParkService on @instagram! 📸
https://t.co/VajCuMxHrS #FindYourPark
https://t.co/3XPqLREL4e 6 Hours Ago

RT @JoshuaTreeNPS: Yeee-ouch! What’s red, prickly, and stings when you touch it? This barrel cactus—or a sunburn! ⠀ ⠀ Summer in Joshua Tree… 12 Hours Ago

RT @girlscouts: The Girl Scout Ranger program has a special suffrage history element celebrating the 100th anniversary of the passage of th… Yesterday at 6:38 PM

view all

Other Historic City Sites Attractions

Chanin Building

This magnificent Art Deco building stands adjacent to the Chrysler Building, but... view

World Trade Center prior to 9/11

The World Trade Center was destroyed by a terrorist attack on September 11, 2001... view

Brookfield Place

Brookfield Place, formally known as the World Financial Center, is a complex of ... view

Trinity Church

The first parish and one of the oldest churches in the City of New York, Trinity... view