Welcome to the “Grandpa Blog”. Yes, I’m a grandpa blogger. (see http://beckwithmansion.com/blog/2014/07/04/grandpa-blogger/ to learn more about grandpa bloggers.) Among blog websites, Beckwith Mansion and Estate owner D. Brent Walton will try to keep you up to date about things in and around Palmyra, New York and the Beckwith Mansion and Estate. A little about Beckwith Mansion and Estate…
About Beckwith Mansion & Estate Blog
In October 2007, Brent and Elizabethe Walton purchased the Beckwith Estate and Mansion, located at 213 W Main Street, Palmyra, New York.
This blog will keep you up-to-date with the comings and goings of Brent & Elizabethe and visitors to their home. Brent will try to keep you up-to-date with photos.
Brent is a Certified Professional Photographer and Photographic Craftsman. His studio is located on the estate, and you can see his work at http://dbwalton.com and http://FineArtbyDB.com. In addition to creating fine art photography, Brent also teaches workshops and classes. Those who stay at the mansion will receive a package deal if they enlist his photographic services or attend a class or workshop. (Classes can be found at http://palmyra-ny.com.)
Walton’s work has won awards and prizes, and has been published in several magazines and newspapers. (Most recently, his work was featured in the Friend Magazine.) His business tag-line says it all: db walton – CAPTURING BEAUTY. Visit his web site at http://www.dbwalton.com and click on Galleries to see some of his portraiture work.
While you are staying at the mansion, make sure you visit the front parlor where you will find postcards and prints by db walton. They are available for sale there, or you can also find them at Latter-day Harvest House, Palmyra Pharmacy and some at Historic Palmyra Museums. (You can also purchase prints on-line at http://www.FineArtbyDB.com.)
Elizabethe is your hostess while staying at the mansion. She will handle reservations and most likely be the one to show you to your rooms. Elizabethe does quilling as a hobby and you may purchase her cards in the foyer.
2016-2017 season rates:
You must pre-pay in order to reserve a room and prepayments are not refundable are non-refundable (unless you pay the refundable rate).Plan to reserve at least 6-12 months in advance for Pageant weeks!
NOTE: Pageant 2016 is over and we are now taking reservations for the 2017 Hill Cumorah Pageant. Plan ahead and don’t get stuck here without a place to stay. (Yes, it happens. A friend drove from Cleveland to
We prefer checks, but we also accept PayPal and credit cards. We charge a 3% service charge on PayPal and credit card payments.
Click here for our rates.
If you haven’t visited the mansion’s main page, you can visit the Beckwith Mansion and Estate main web site at http://www.beckwithmansion.com.Rates are subject to change without notice.
We look forward to your staying with us.