Ventfort Hall is an imposing Jacobean Revival-style mansion built in 1893 for Sarah Morgan, the sister of J. P. Morgan. Through lectures, exhibits, theatrical performances and other events, The Museum of the Gilded Age interprets the great changes that occurred in American life, industry, and society during the Nineteenth Century, a fascinating period of American history.
William Henry Vanderbilt died in 1885, leaving to his four sons and four daughters a fortune of $200 million (today $230 billion). Historian Dr. Ga... MORE
Actress Sally Mummey will return to the mansion in a first-person portrayal of Queen Victoria. Her Majesty will also preside over a regal Victorian... MORE
Art historian Dr. Margot MacIlwain Nishimura, will open the door, with recent archival discoveries in hand, on storied Rough Point. Nishimura is Deput... MORE