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Bannerman Castle Trust

Our COVID-19 Response: Check out our NEW BannerPass!

Purchase a BannerPass here!

The Bannerman Castle Trust is dedicated to the preservation of Bannerman Island and presenting tours and events on the majestic Bannerman Island. In these troubled times, it is uncertain as to when Bannerman Island will open this year, due to COVID-19.

We ask that you support Bannerman Island and its team of volunteers and staff who have worked hard to preserve the island structures, historic gardens and trails, by buying BannerPass tickets.

BannerPass tickets act like a gift certificate that you can apply to any tour. Each ticket will receive $5 off each tour ticket.  Regular prices, Adults $37.50, Children, $32.50 ) If for some reason, we cannot open for the season, your tickets will be honored next year. When we know the opening date, you can call us at 845-203-1316 and make a reservation for a date that suits your schedule. We are committed to keeping Bannerman Island open to the public and to its preservation. Help us continue are efforts to preserve Bannerman Island. Buy your BannerPass now.

BannerPass is available for the month of April and is good for all Bannerman Island Tours.

BANNERMAN CASTLE TRUST

Dedicated to the Preservation of Bannerman Castle in the Hudson Highlands State Park, NY, USA

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BANNERMAN
CASTLE TRUST

Dedicated to the Preservation of Bannerman Castle in the Hudson Highlands State Park, NY, USA

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To Purchase Tour Tickets and General Tour Questions please call (845) 203-1316 or book online!

BECOME A
MEMBER

Become a Bannerman Castle Trust member and receive a friendship card, discounts on Island tours, Bannerman merchandise, most events and much more!

TAKE A
TOUR

The rich history of Bannerman Castle and the beautiful scenery of Pollepel Island place will provide a wonderfully enriching day for the whole family.

MAKE A
DONATION

Make a donation to the Bannerman Castle Trust to help preserve Bannerman Castle, stabilize the buildings, and maintain the grounds on Pollepel Island.

A tiny jewel in the setting of the Hudson Highlands is called Pollepel, now familiarly known as Bannerman Island. Once an uninhabited place, accessible only by boat, it was considered haunted by some Indian tribes and thus became a refuge for those trying to escape them. These superstitions and others promoted by later Dutch sailors make for many fanciful tales… Read More

We need to continue to raise funds to stabilize and prevent further damage to the beautiful castle ruins. Attending a performance or event at Bannerman Castle is a fun way to support the preservation efforts of Bannerman Island! Go to Tours & Events Page

BANNERMAN ISLAND TOURS

Check out the lovely views of Bannerman Castle & Pollepel Island in this new video produced by Scott Snell!

TOUR BANNERMAN ISLAND

Tour of Bannerman Island from Beacon, NY

One of the best things to do along the Hudson River is visit Pollepel Island, a tiny jewel in the setting of the Hudson Highlands. 

Tour of Bannerman Island from Newburgh, NY

Looking for what to do along the Hudson River? Just hop on board the Estuary Steward and ride over to Bannerman Island. 

Self-Guided Tour with Live Music from Beacon

In town for the 3rd Sunday of the month? Just hop on board the Estuary Steward and ride over to Bannerman Island where you can enjoy a self-guided tour and a live music concert or performance.

Self-Guided Tour with Live Music from Newburgh

In town for the 3rd Sunday of the month? Just hop on board the Estuary Steward and ride over to Bannerman Island where you can enjoy a self-guided tour and a live music concert or performance.

Bannerman Island Guided Tour and Mini Hike to the Summit

Enjoy a guided walking tour of the island in which you will visit the famous Bannerman Castle ruins plus a bonus mini hike to the summit on Bannerman Island.

Bannerman Island Special Events

Join us for one of our many Special Events at Bannerman. Holiday weekend tours, master storytellers, and more!

Bannerman Island Theatrical Events

The theatrical program at Bannerman Island has grown since 2015. Enjoy one of the fantastic productions presented by the Bannerman Castle Trust. 

Movie Nights at Bannerman Castle

What better way to spend an evening than watching a projected movie under the stars on Bannerman Island?

TOUR BANNERMAN ISLAND

Tour of Bannerman Island from Beacon, NY

One of the best things to do along the Hudson River is visit Pollepel Island, a tiny jewel in the setting of the Hudson Highlands. 

Tour of Bannerman Island from Newburgh, NY

Looking for what to do along the Hudson River? Just hop on board the Estuary Steward and ride over to Bannerman Island. 

Self-Guided Tour with Live Music from Beacon

In town for the 3rd Sunday of the month? Just hop on board the Estuary Steward and ride over to Bannerman Island where you can enjoy a self-guided tour and a live music concert or performance.

Self-Guided Tour with Live Music from Newburgh

In town for the 3rd Sunday of the month? Just hop on board the Estuary Steward and ride over to Bannerman Island where you can enjoy a self-guided tour and a live music concert or performance.

Bannerman Island Guided Tour and Mini Hike to the Summit

Enjoy a guided walking tour of the island in which you will visit the famous Bannerman Castle ruins plus a bonus mini hike to the summit on Bannerman Island.

Bannerman Island Special Events

Join us for one of our many Special Events at Bannerman. Holiday weekend tours, master storytellers, and more!

Bannerman Island Theatrical Events

The theatrical program at Bannerman Island has grown since 2015. Enjoy one of the fantastic productions presented by the Bannerman Castle Trust. 

Movie Nights at Bannerman Castle

What better way to spend an evening than watching a projected movie under the stars on Bannerman Island?

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