INDEPENDENCE DAY FAIR – Wednesday, July 4th

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The celebratory, family-friendly, Independence Day Fair will be hosted by the Bedford-Armonk Rotary on Wednesday, July 4, 2018 (rain or shine) from 11am to 4pm at John Jay Homestead. The Fair features readings of the Declaration of Independence, petting zoo, stilt walker, log cutting, 18th Century equestrian demonstration, pony rides, crafts, historic house tours, hayrides,…

We’re Featured on the NEW Hudson River Train Tour App!

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Passengers on board Metro-North and Amtrak trains from New York City to Albany can now learn more about John Jay Homestead on their smartphones using the new Hudson River Train Tour App, developed by the Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area, in partnership with the National Park Service. The app gives rail travelers several tools…

Sarah Jay, The True First Lady of Fashion

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An article, written by the talented Joyce Corrigan about Sarah Livingston Jay, appeared in the February 23, 2018 issue of the Record Review. A special house tour focused on the Jay women is available by appointment. Sarah, Nancy, Eleanor and the rest! Six generations of strong, educated women lived at John Jay’s Bedford House. Their…