Welcome to Ridgely

  Please call us to schedule a visit. As we do not have someone designated to give tours, please call a day in advance to schedule a tour. Please give us at least 5 days advance notice if you wish to stay overnight. We are open on a daily basis from 9-7. Please be aware that we do close promptly at 7pm unless we are having an evening program. Please click here to read our latest announcements.

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Ice Storm Disaster Feb. 2022

As many of you know, our area suffered a disastrous ice storm in the beginning of February. Weighed down by almost an inch of ice, branches and even entire trees came crashing to the ground every 30 seconds for 24 hours. Both the Manor House and the Casino had the power lines torn away from the house by falling branches. Almost the entire village of Stone Ridge was without power. Nearly all local ...Continue Reading
Posted on March 28, 2022

Ridgely Will Remain Closed Until Further Notice

Dear Friends,

After giving it much thought, we have decided to keep Vivekananda Retreat closed for the rest of the season. If something changes we will let you know. Even though the states in the NE, including NY, have managed to control the Covid-19 virus, there are still localized outbreaks of the virus that make re-o ...Continue Reading

Posted on September 1, 2020