Welcome to The Sanctuary

The Beattie Sanctuary is an exclusive property situated on a 27-acre estate in Cazenovia, New York that provides a meaningful location for instructors, businesses, groups, individuals and families who wish to teach or receive educational experiences of all kinds.

We specialize in providing unique class topics, wellness education, and team-building sessions for businesses and groups.

Indoor Space

The estate features a stone house with five bedrooms, professional chef’s kitchen, formal dining/meeting room, living room and large great room that hosts everything from yoga classes to group meetings to corporate presentations.

Parts of the main house are available to rent for educational events such as:

  • Monthly or Weekly Group Meetings
  • Corporate Meetings, Lunches & Presentations
  • Team-Building Sessions
  • Classes, Workshops & Expos
  • Special Educational Speakers, Concerts & Events
  • Culinary-Based Curriculum

Outdoor Space

The estate boasts a diverse farmland ecosystem with a remarkable array of flora, fauna and wildlife indigenous to Central New York. The land features a grape arbor, English gardens, Koi pond, small frog pond, meadows, cut trails, a man-made meditation labyrinth, preserved habitats for migratory birds and white-tailed deer, hardwood trees and a stream.

The diversity of the estate makes The Sanctuary an ideal location for any educational experience that requires outdoor instruction or observation.

Some of the outdoor programs that have been taught on the property include topics such as:

  • Alternative Medicine & Spiritual Development
  • Animal & Wildlife Behavior
  • Artistic Expression Using Nature
  • Conservation, Sustainable Resources & Renewable Energy
  • Environmental Science
  • Farming, Gardening & Horticulture
  • Herbalism, Foraging & Survival Techniques
  • Ornithology & Observation

Contact Us to schedule a tour of the property or to receive additional information about creating an experience at The Beattie Sanctuary & Arboretum.