Cortlandt Manor Information
The town of Cortlandt was originally owned by Pierre van Cortlandt, New York State's first lieutenant governor, and was then passed into the powerful hands of the Rockefeller family. Cortlandt Manor, New York is now one of six historic sites operated by the Historic Hudson Valley. Not only do history and culture accompany a visit to this town of Cortlandt NY, but diversion of all sorts (from golf to bowling to dining) also make any New York travel experience in Cortlandt Manor memorable and rewarding. Perched on the east bank of the Hudson River, van Cortland Manor soaks up and doles out all upstate New York has to offer to residents and New York tourists alike.