The Center at Mariandale

The Center at Mariandale

An interfaith retreat center in Ossining, NY offering programs in spirituality and contemplative practices, social justice, environmental protection, the arts, and wellness of body, mind, and spirit. Situated on 61 wooded acres on the eastern bank of the Hudson River with beautiful views of the river and valley, it’s an unforgettable and peaceful setting for planning, teaching, training, studying, or meditating.

In addition to individuals, the Center welcomes nonprofit groups and organizations for day or overnight workshops, retreats, and conferences. Our guests enjoy the quiet, professional environment at the Center, as well as the beautiful landscape overlooking the Hudson River.

Located 35 miles north of New York City, the Center is a 50-minute Metro North train ride from Grand Central to the Croton-Harmon train station, and then a five-minute taxi ride from the station.

The Center at Mariandale is a sponsored ministry of the Dominican Sisters of Hope.

To arrange for a tour or to inquire about holding a meeting or conference here, email You can also add your name to our mailing list, or request more information with an Inquiry form, by visiting the Contact Us page.

The Center at Mariandale Mission Statement

The Center at Mariandale is a place of hospitality for all who seek spiritual, personal, and communal growth. Care of Earth, reflection through the arts, wellness practices, contemplation, and concern for social and ecological justice center us. Mariandale welcomes diverse faith traditions, and is inclusive and nurturing of body, mind, and spirit.

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