The Mount is a turn-of-the-century home, designed and built by Edith Wharton in 1902. A National Historic Landmark, today The Mount is a cultural center that celebrates the intellectual, artistic and humanitarian legacy of Edith Wharton.
The Mount has evolved from a traditional historic house museum to a vibrant cultural center, engaging audiences through our year-round artistic and literary programs.
Exchange vows and mingle with loved ones against the backdrop of The Mount's colorful, award-winning formal gardens and the elegant interior of Edith Wharton's historic mansion. Spanning nearly 50 acres, the gracious, spectacular estate is the perfect setting for an unforgettable wedding. During your event, the estate is closed to our visiting public so your guests can privately explore the house and gardens. The Main House and our primary programming space are ADA compliant.