The Carey Institute
63 Huyck Road, Rensselaerville, NY 12147
Situated on the edge of the village of Rensselaerville, New York, the Carey Institute is a 100-acre historic country estate bordered by private woods and the Edmund Niles Huyck Preserve now available for filming. The estate features several beautifully restored turn-of-the-century homes and scenic views of the Catskill Mountains. The grounds and surrounding area provide a wealth of cinematic opportunities in every season, making the campus the perfect home base for a multi-day shoot. In addition to being film-friendly, the Carey Institute has its own brewery and offers a wide range of guest rooms and suites in its four residences, accommodating up to 100 guests with 53 rooms and 78 beds. Buildings also feature built-in kitchenettes, meeting spaces, business centers, high-speed Wi-Fi, lounges, and garden spaces. Settled in 1787, Rensselaerville’s Main Street is home to dozens of historic homes, 19th-century churches, and one of Albany County’s first public libraries (1798). The Rensselaerville Historic District was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983. Contact the location today to book it for your next film or television production.