Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum As the last remaining great country estate in the Bronx Pelham Bay Park, Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum explores the social history of the people who lived and worked on the estate during the 19th century.
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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: 1)protecting, preserving and restoring the site's architecture, landscape and collection; 2)interpreting the site's history in compelling and innovative ways; 3)creating dynamic education programs for schools, adults and families.

03/30/2020

Only those with sharp eyes 👀 will catch sight of my work companion today- we need a name- any suggestions? #bartowpellmansion #bronxjewel #groundhog #woodchuck

03/28/2020
Gardener Juggles Eggplants!

Our Gardener Guy Johnson- a man of many talents and a very green thumb- showing he’s not all thumbs when it comes to juggling!

03/19/2020

Museum cat Mrs.Zelia Hoffman practicing proper paw washing @bartow_pell #catsofinstagram #washyourhands

03/17/2020
Oreo on Patrol

And now for something completely different...Security Cat Oreo out on patrol

03/10/2020

Whats the tea you ask?
“Low tea, better known as afternoon tea, became customary among the leisured class in 1840, in ladies’ sitting rooms during the low time of day between 3 and 5 p.m.,”
Join us Saturday March 21 @ 3 p.m.

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum's cover photo
03/05/2020

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum's cover photo

Creating beautiful Psyanky eggs today @bartow_pell #ukranianpysanky #pysanky #gooseeggs  @ Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
03/01/2020

Creating beautiful Psyanky eggs today @bartow_pell #ukranianpysanky #pysanky #gooseeggs @ Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

Bartow-Pell has an abundance of nature inside and out #musnature #musnatureday #boogiedownbronx #bronxjewel #bartowpellm...
02/26/2020

Bartow-Pell has an abundance of nature inside and out #musnature #musnatureday #boogiedownbronx #bronxjewel #bartowpellmansion

Multitasking Furniture: A Ladies’ Writing Fire Screen https://mansionmusings.wordpress.com/   #duncanfyffe #desk #writin...
02/20/2020

Multitasking Furniture: A Ladies’ Writing Fire Screen https://mansionmusings.wordpress.com/ #duncanfyffe #desk #writingdesk #furniture #furnitureforwomen #multitaskingfurniture

Would you agree? It seems as if that tree is having a spot of tea? #trees #treesofinstagram #tea #bartowpellmansion #fun...
02/20/2020

Would you agree? It seems as if that tree is having a spot of tea? #trees #treesofinstagram #tea #bartowpellmansion #fungusphotography

02/14/2020

Happy Valentine's Day!

Headstones getting a head-start on Spring Cleaning 🧹 🧼🧽🧴☠️💀
02/13/2020

Headstones getting a head-start on Spring Cleaning 🧹 🧼🧽🧴☠️💀

A Call to Artists! Bartow-Pell Spring Art Show #bartowpellmansion #artshow #artistsoninstagram #bronxjewel
02/12/2020

A Call to Artists! Bartow-Pell Spring Art Show #bartowpellmansion #artshow #artistsoninstagram #bronxjewel

Although ensnared in squares, 41 kitties climbed the stairs #bartowpellmansion #staircase #carpet #petcarpet
02/05/2020

Although ensnared in squares, 41 kitties climbed the stairs #bartowpellmansion #staircase #carpet #petcarpet

#dollypartonchallenge
01/27/2020

#dollypartonchallenge

I’m a little teapot short and...snout? #bartowpellmansion #teapot #basalt
01/14/2020

I’m a little teapot short and...snout? #bartowpellmansion #teapot #basalt

Live Events
01/14/2020
Live Events

Live Events

Dungeons & Dragons at Bartow-Pell Mansion-Museum Cast Party and Red Monkey Theater Group present Dungeons & Dragons at Bartow-Pell Mansion-Museum on Saturday, February 22 from 5pm-10pm (sno…

Somewhere in the mansion these two are 😏 smirking at you! #itsallinthedetails #scavengerhunt 👁👣👀👓🕶🔦🕯🔎🔍
01/07/2020

Somewhere in the mansion these two are 😏 smirking at you! #itsallinthedetails #scavengerhunt 👁👣👀👓🕶🔦🕯🔎🔍

Hip Hop over to Bartow-Pell to check out the Bronx Hip Hop Wreath #boogiedownbronx #bronxhiphop #bronxjewel
01/04/2020

Hip Hop over to Bartow-Pell to check out the Bronx Hip Hop Wreath #boogiedownbronx #bronxhiphop #bronxjewel

01/04/2020

Museum Curator Cat Zelia adjusting drinking chocolate replica #museumcat #cat curator #bartowpellmansion

01/03/2020

Last weekend to see the Wonders of the Bronx 🌲 Trees! #holidaytrees #boogiedownbronx #holidays #holidayseason

@yankees tree? We would never leave out the Bronx Bombers! Come enjoy a beautiful night celebrating the Wonders of the B...
12/07/2019

@yankees tree? We would never leave out the Bronx Bombers! Come enjoy a beautiful night celebrating the Wonders of the Bronx at our Holiday Party. Tickets still available at the door! #bartowpellmansion #nyyankees #yankees #thebabe #baberuth #bpmmholiday2019 #wondersofthebronx

Zelia has checked the guest list for tomorrow’s Holiday Celebration and  your name is not there!?! Fortunately- there is...
12/06/2019

Zelia has checked the guest list for tomorrow’s Holiday Celebration and your name is not there!?! Fortunately- there is still time to register: www.bpmm.org !

Something sweet this way comes! The bake sale will be open tomorrow! Get your sweet or savory tooth on!
12/06/2019

Something sweet this way comes! The bake sale will be open tomorrow! Get your sweet or savory tooth on!

Sneak peek of our Poe Cottage tree by Joe Burck...just enough mystery to intrigue even the author himself. The trees wil...
12/05/2019

Sneak peek of our Poe Cottage tree by Joe Burck...just enough mystery to intrigue even the author himself. The trees will be revealed in less than 24 hours; are you coming to see them? #bartowpellmansion #bpmmholidays2019 #edgarallanpoe #poecottage #wondersofthebronx

Lions and tigers and...zebras and rhinos. A little bit of Bronx Zoo at Bartow-Pell! We love @sandramorganinteriors take ...
12/04/2019

Lions and tigers and...zebras and rhinos. A little bit of Bronx Zoo at Bartow-Pell! We love @sandramorganinteriors take on one of our favorite Bronx locales. Come see for yourself- tickets still available to our Holiday Party on bpmm.com. #bartowpellmansion #bpmmholidays2019 #wondersofthebronx

Thank you to our Holiday Party sponsors: JetBlue, McClellan Sotheby’s International Realty, Taconic Distillery, Houlihan...
12/04/2019

Thank you to our Holiday Party sponsors: JetBlue, McClellan Sotheby’s International Realty, Taconic Distillery, Houlihan Lawrence, Bartlett Tree Experts, Century21 Marciano, Summerfield Pediatric Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Pelham Newcomers. Your support is invaluable! #bartowpellmansion #bpmmholidays2019 #wondersofthebronx @ Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

Our Holiday Luncheon is SOLD OUT but there is still time to buy tickets for our Evening Party on Saturday, December 7. D...
12/03/2019
Holiday Party 2019

Our Holiday Luncheon is SOLD OUT but there is still time to buy tickets for our Evening Party on Saturday, December 7. Don't miss the soiree of the season - kick off the holidays with us and help support the mansion! Dinner, cocktails, a bourbon tasting from Taconic Distillery, silent auction, dancing, and more! Jingle all the way...see you on Saturday!

Celebrate—and support—the museum in holiday splendor! Enjoy cocktails, buffet dinner, and a live auction amid trees decorated for the season! Reservations required. Cost $150 (after November 16 and at the door $175) Tickets Raffle Tickets for two round-trip tickets to anywhere jetBlue flies!

‘Tis the season for cardinals in Pelham Bay Park! Dawn Pintauro of Pintauro Design has captured the park beautifully in ...
12/03/2019

‘Tis the season for cardinals in Pelham Bay Park! Dawn Pintauro of Pintauro Design has captured the park beautifully in her holiday tree - on view at the mansion starting Friday! #pelhambaypark #bartowpellmansion #bpmmholidays2019 #wondersofthebronx

Katy Garry of @katygarryfineart has supported the mansion in a variety of ways over the past few years, and we are so ex...
12/02/2019

Katy Garry of @katygarryfineart has supported the mansion in a variety of ways over the past few years, and we are so excited to see her artistic vision - paired with project help from board member Lindsay Bleier - of Bartow-Pell come to life! Our holiday trees are going up this week and there’s still time to buy tickets for Saturday’s events! #bartowpellmansion #bpmmholidays2019 #wondersofthebronx

Thrilled to have Tracee Neumann of @thegardenroom_tracee aa one of our tree designers this year. Her beautiful arrangeme...
12/01/2019

Thrilled to have Tracee Neumann of @thegardenroom_tracee aa one of our tree designers this year. Her beautiful arrangements can be seen on many Pelham doorsteps, and we can’t wait to see her tree! #bpmmholidays2019 #bartowpellmansion #wondersofthebronx

Bourbon on a chilly December evening? Yes please! Thank you to our liquor sponsor @taconic_distillery, who will host a b...
11/27/2019

Bourbon on a chilly December evening? Yes please! Thank you to our liquor sponsor @taconic_distillery, who will host a bourbon tasting at the Evening Party as well as create our signature cocktail. #bourbon #taconicdistillery #bartowpellmansion #bpmmholidays2019

Thursday is the last day to buy your Evening Party tickets are our early bird price. Have you bought yours? Visit bpmm.o...
11/26/2019

Thursday is the last day to buy your Evening Party tickets are our early bird price. Have you bought yours? Visit bpmm.org for more info on all our events. Don’t miss out! #bpmmholidays2019 #holidaytrees2019 #bronxjewel #wondersofthebronx

Though we do hope to see you at the mansion this holiday season, you can now support the museum from the comfort of your...
11/14/2019
Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

Though we do hope to see you at the mansion this holiday season, you can now support the museum from the comfort of your own home by purchasing a raffle ticket online or by calling or emailing.

The amazing prize: TWO ROUND-TRIP TICKETS ANYWHERE JET BLUE FLIES!

Visit the below link for more information...and good luck!

Are you dreaming of a fun vacation? A romantic getaway? A ski trip vacation or perhaps a vacation where you're lounging on the beach?

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum's cover photo
11/14/2019

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum's cover photo

11/12/2019
Happy Halloween from Bartow-Hell! #halloween
10/31/2019

Happy Halloween from Bartow-Hell! #halloween

Happy Halloween from Bartow-Hell! #halloween #bartowpellmansion #bartowhell
10/31/2019

Happy Halloween from Bartow-Hell! #halloween #bartowpellmansion #bartowhell

Address

895 Shore Road, Pelham Bay Park
Bronx, NY
10464

The Museum is accessible via public transportation on the Westchester Bee-line Bus System #45 bus (this bus accepts Metrocards). Please inform bus driver that your stop is the Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum. If coming from Manhattan or the southern Bronx, take the #6 Lexington Avenue Local subway to Pelham Bay Park Subway Station and take the Westchester Bee-line #45 bus. If coming from Westchester, the Bee-line #45 bus can picked up in Eastchester, New Rochelle, or Pelham.

Opening Hours

Wednesday 12:00 - 16:00
Saturday 12:00 - 16:00
Sunday 12:00 - 16:00

Telephone

(718) 885-1461

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Thank you all for supporting Bartow-Pell!
Great time at the luncheon on Friday...Rebecca sporting her crown..thanks Vicky Sturner for a great day
Water Lilies at the Mansion