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Pleasantville [dead link] is a village in Westchester County, New York. Pleasantville is the longtime mailing address for Reader's Digest, even though their headquarters is physically located in nearby Chappaqua.

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By plane[edit]

By car[edit]

  • Pleasantville is easily accessible from the Saw Mill River Parkway, which runs along the village's western flank, connecting with the Taconic State Parkway to the north (to Albany and the I90 east-west portion of the Thruway system) and the Henry Hudson Parkway into New York City.

By train[edit]

  • Metro-North Railroad - Harlem line, [1]. Express service between Pleasantville station and New York City's Grand Central Terminal is about 35 minutes. Local service is available between other Metro-North commuter stations. On-board train fares are subject to a stiff surcharge, so buy your tickets at the station or at the vending machines located on the platform.

Get around[edit]



  • [formerly dead link] Graham Hills Park,, Bedford Rd (Route 117), +1 914 864-7275. Mountain biking. Parking fee, helmet required, trail map is available online. Five miles of trails through 431 acre county park, geared toward riders with some experience. Park is located in the middle of the county at the junction of the Saw Mill River, Taconic, and Sprain Brook Parkways.
  • Prospero Winery, 134 Marble Ave, +1 914 769-6870. Th-F 12PM-7PM, Sa 11AM-6PM, Su 12PM-5PM. Produces wine from grapes sourced across the country.
  • [dead link] Farmers' market (Memorial Plaza off Manville Rd). Saturday, 8:30AM-2PM, June to mid December. Produced by Community Markets






  • Iron Horse Grill, 20 Wheeler Ave, +1 914 741-0717. Intimate restaurant in the historic Pleasantville train station building. Serves a melting pot of cuisines that showcases fresh local produce, seafood, and game. Entrées $26-$29, three course prix fixe menu $47, five course tasting menu $68. Dinner Tu-Sa starting at 5PM.



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Pleasantville is located in central Westchester County, and surrounded by Chappaqua to the north and west and Briarcliff Manor to the west. Pleasantville is also close to New York City, and is less than thirty miles north of Manhattan.

Routes through Pleasantville
KatonahChappaqua  N Saw Mill River Parkway S  ElmsfordNew York City
AmeniaChappaqua  N Metro-North Harlem icon.png S  White PlainsNew York City

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