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In person tours for small groups are back! Click below for information on how to schedule.


  • Poetry Reading with Gina Sipley
    Poetry Reading with Gina Sipley
    Sat, Sep 28
    Sep 28, 2024, 3:00 PM
    Join the Friends of Cedarmere for a Poetry Reading with Gina Sipley followed by an Open Mic and Reception.

The Friends of Cedarmere are dedicated to preserving the legacy of William Cullen Bryant and his beloved estate, Cedarmere.

We are a volunteer, non-profit charitable organization which aims to promote, encourage and actively assist in the preservation, restoration and maintenance of Cedarmere’s historic gardens, the main house, and outbuildings. The estate is on the National Register of Historic Places and the New York State Underground Heritage Trail.

Cedarmere is located in the Village of Roslyn Harbor on Long Island, N.Y., with scenic views of Hempstead Harbor. Click on Directions tab above.

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Nassau County
Department of Parks, Recreation and Museums

A Special Thank You to Our Major Sponsors for their Generous Support:

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Mission Statement

Our mission is to preserve and promote public enjoyment of the Cedarmere estate, and to preserve and interpret the history and life of William Cullen Bryant. We do this by exploring his legacy as a poet, journalist, publisher, civic activist and influential 19th century leader, while also grappling with complex ideas from historical and modern perspectives. 

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