Whether strolling through its flower-filled gardens, picnicking under its majestic trees or touring its magnificent mansion, Sonnenberg Gardens and Mansion State Historic Park is a very special place. The 50-acre estate is one of just two public gardens in all of the New York State Parks System. A serene respite just blocks away from downtown Canandaigua, Sonnenberg is a gift to the community from Frederick Ferris and Mary Clark Thompson.  Read More

      Covid-19 Visiting Message:


Hours of Operation  10am – 4pm

All Historic Buildings on the Property are OPEN

(Includes Mansion, Greenhouses & Gift shop)

Access to all historic buildings require face masks 

No trams will be on site for guest transportation

Gift Shop: Open Saturday & Sunday only

Cafe Open –  No wine tasting

Normal Admission Prices are in effect:

$15/adult, $13/Senior (60+) & AAA Members,

$8/College Student & Military w/ proper ID, $8/Youth (13 – 17)

$3/Child (4 – 12), FREE/ages 3 and under

Donations Appreciated

Season ends on October 31, 2020.

We will be closing the mansion on October 31st at 1:00 for a private event.

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