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1    Adirondack Museum
2    East Hampton Historical Soc
3    Erie Canal Village
4    Farmer's Museum
5    Fort Delaware Museum of Colonial History
6    Fort Ontario State Historic Site
7    Fort Stanwix National Monument
8    Fort Ticonderoga
9    Fort William Henry
10  Genesee Country Village & Museum
11  Historic Richmond Town
12  Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum
13  Huguenot Street
14  Museum Village at Old Smith's Clove
15  New Windsor Cantonment State Historic Site
16  Old Bethpage Village Restoration
17  Old Fort Niagara State Historic Site
18  Philipsburg Manor
19  Sainte Marie Among the Iroquois
20  South Street Seaport Museum
21  Southampton Historical Museum
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Adirondack Museum  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Mixture of indoor and outdoor exhibits on 32 acre site. Logging, mining, boating, transport, fresh water boating. Extensive photographic collectionAddress
Rt 30
PO Box 99
Blue Mountain Lake, New York 12812
General Location:
Closest City:  Albany
Closest Interstate: 
I-87
Closest Airport: 
Albany ALB

Contact
Phone 518 352-7311
East Hampton Historical Society  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: The Society runs six museums, four of them clustered in or near Main Street in East Hampton. Mulford Farm was occupied from 1680 to to 1949 and has a 1790 appearance today, with interpretersAddress
101 Main Street
Mulford Farm 10James Lane
East Hampton, New York 11937
General Location:
Closest City:  New York (100 mi)
Closest Interstate:  SR 27 to I-495 Long Island Expressway
Closest Airport:  Islip ISP


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Phone 631 324-6869
Erie Canal Village  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Recreated mid-1800s village focused on the Erie Canal, which offers packet boat and narrow gauge train rides. Among the buildings such as a church, one room school, tavern and other buildingsAddress
5789 New London Rd
Rome, New York 13440
General Location:
Closest City:  Syracuse (45 mi)
Closest Interstate:  SR 49 to I-90
Closest Airport:  Utica UCA (Continental only) Syracuse SYR


Contact
Phone 315 337-3999

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Farmer's Museum  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: The Main Barn Museum houses exhibits and craftspeople who make brooms, do woodworking, and spin thread and produce fabric. Beyond the barn is a 19th century village of buildingsAddress
Rt 80 Lake Road
PO Box 304
Cooperstown, New York 13326
General Location:
Closest City:  Schenectady (60 mi)
Closest Interstate:  SR 80 to I-88 exit 16
Closest Airport: Utica UCA (Continental only); Albany ALB


Contact
Phone 607 547-1500
Toll free 888 547-1450
Fort Delaware Museum of Colonial History  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Replica of 1754 fort and settlement.Address
Rt 97
Narrowsburg, New York 12764
General Location:
Closest City:  Scranton, PA (50 mi)
Closest Major Road:  SR 652 to US 6, I-84
Closest Airport: Wilkes-Barre Scranton


Contact
Phone 914 252-6660
Fort Ontario State Historic Site  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Fort, restored to 1868 appearance, was built, rebuilt, empty, and regarrisoned several times between 1755 and 1946. The orientation exhibit in the Enlisted Men's Barracks explains this historyAddress
1 East Fourth Street
Oswego, New York 13126
General Location:
Closest City:  Syracuse (40 mi)
Closest Interstate:  SR 104, I-81 exi 33
Closest Airport:  Syracuse SYR


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Phone 315 343-4711

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Fort Stanwix National Monument  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Reconstructed wooden stockade fort originally build in 1758, this fort was intended to protect settlers in the Mohawk Valley. Address
112 E Park St
Rome, New York 13440
General Location:
Closest City:  Syracuse (45 mi)
Closest Interstate:  SR 49 to I-90
Closest Airport:  Utica UCA (Continental only) Syracuse SYR

Contact
Phone 315-336-2090
Fort Ticonderoga  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Stone fort at the foot of Lake Champlain built in 1755, Fort Carillon (as the French builders named it) was the focus of military activity in the area in both the French and Indian War and the AmericaAddress
Fort Rd
Ticonderoga, New York 12883
General Location:
Closest City:  Burlington, VT (50 mi); Glens Falls (50 mi)
Closest Interstate:  SR 84 to I-87 exit 28
Closest Airport:  Rutland, VT RUT (US Airways only); Burlington VT BTV


Contact
Phone 518 585-2821
Fort William Henry  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Site of the massacre of a surrendered garrison in 1757, the reconstructed fort now has costumed guides for tours and musket and cannon demonstrations, Address
48 Canada St
Lake George, New York 12845
General Location:
Closest City:  Glens Falls (10 mi)
Closest Interstate:  I-87 exit 22
Closest Airport:  Albany ALB


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Phone 518 668-3081
Toll free 800 234-0265

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10  Genesee Country Village & Museum  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: represents village of the 1820-1830 period. Costumed interpreters and crafts people.Address
1410 Flint Hill Rd
Mumford, New York 14511
General Location:
Closest City:  Rochester (25 mi)
Closest Interstate:  SR 383 to I-90 exit 47
Closest Airport:  Buffalo Niagara Intl BUF


Contact
Phone 716 538-6822
11  Historic Richmond Town  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: This was the former County Seat, and restoration was begun with the conversion of the 1848 County Clerk's and Surrogate's Office to a museum. Other buildings were restored on site or moved Address
441 Clarke Avenue
Staten Island, New York 10306
General Location:
Closest City:  Staten Island
Closest Interstate:  Richmond Parkway
Closest Airport:  LaGuardia LGA


Contact
Phone 718 351-1611
12  Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: This museum is anchored by the aircraft carrier U.S.S. Intrepid and includes the destroyer U.S.S. Edson and guided missile submarine U.S.S. Growler.Address
Pier 86
12th Ave & 46th St
New York, New York 10036
General Location:
Closest City:  New York
Closest Interstate: 12th Ave, Lincoln Tunnel
Closest Airport:  LaGuardia LGA


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Phone 212 245-0072

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13  Huguenot Street  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: A complex of house museums, dating from 1692-1890 There are five Colonial era houses, a Federal house and a late Victorian house with the French Church and burial ground, museum, gallery, and carriageAddress
18 Broadhead Rd
New Paltz, New York 12561
General Location:
Closest City:  Poughkeepsie (12 mi)
Closest Interstate:  SR 299(Main st) to I-87 exit 18
Closest Airport:  Poughkeepsie POU (Continental only); Newburgh SWF

Contact
Phone 914 255-1660
14  Museum Village at Old Smith's Clove  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Recreated village with 25 exhibition and demonstration buildings Very active craft program, many costumed interpreters and craftspeople demonstrating activitiesAddress
1010 Museum Village Dr
Monroe, New York 10950
General Location:
Closest City:  Newburgh (20 mi)
Closest Interstate:  US 6 to I-87
Closest Airport:  Newburgh SWF


Contact
Phone 914 782-8247
15  New Windsor Cantonment State Historic Site  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Continental Army headquarters in the winter of 1782-1783, this is where Washington issued the cease fire orders end the war here in April 1783. Staff in period dress and uniformsAddress
374 Temple Hill Rd
PO Box 207
New Windsor, New York 12584
General Location:
Closest City:  Newburgh (2 mi)
Closest Interstate:  I-87
Closest Airport:  Newburgh SWF


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Phone 845 561-1765

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16  Old Bethpage Village Restoration  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: This village spreads across the 100 acre site with costumed interpreters in the crossroads general store, and blacksmith shop, the Powell farm, the church and schoolhouse and other homes and shopsAddress
Round Swamp Road
Old Bethpage, New York 11804
General Location:
Closest City:  New York (35 mi)
Closest Interstate:  I-495 exit 48
Closest Airport:  Islip ISP


Contact
Phone 516 572-8400
17  Old Fort Niagara State Historic Site  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Built by the French in 1726, this stone fort has the oldest buildings in the Great Lakes region. Today it features living history programs.Address
PO Box 169
Youngstown, New York 14174
General Location:
Closest City:  Niagara Falls (15 mi)
Closest Interstate:  SR 18 (Robert Moses Parkway)
Closest Airport:  Buffalo BUF


Contact
Phone 716 745-7611
18  Philipsburg Manor  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: More a working complex than a manor house, today the stone manor building (which was always the business headquarters) has 17th and 18th century furnishings and the site has a working grist millAddress
381 N Broadway
Tarrytown, New York 10591
General Location:
Closest City:  White Plains (10 mi)
Closest Interstate:  SR 9 to I-87
Closest Airport:  White Plains HPN


Contact
Phone 914 631-8200

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19  Sainte Marie Among the Iroquois  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Site contains a visitor center with life size Native fishing hut and a re-created 1657 French mission to the Iroquois. Costumed characters portray the blacksmith, cooks, woodworkers and other craftsAddress
Rt 370
PO Box 146
Liverpool, New York 13088
General Location:
Closest City:  Syracuse (6 mi)
Closest Interstate:  I-90 exit 38
Closest Airport:  Syracuse SYR


Contact
Phone 315 453-6767
20  South Street Seaport Museum  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Ship museum located in an eleven square block historic district in Lower ManhattanAddress
207 Front St
New York, New York 10038
General Location:
Closest City:  New York (lower Manhattan)
Closest Major Road:  South Street VIa, Brooklyn Bridge
Closest Airport:  Newark NJ


Contact
Phone 212 748-8600
21  Southampton Historical Museum  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: he complex holds a museum with Colonial artifacts dating to 1640 and Shinnecock and Montauk relics. There is a one room school house and a barn with several collections including whaling implementsAddress
17 Meeting House Lane
Southampton, New York 11968
General Location:
Closest City:  Queens (85 mi)
Closest Interstate:  Montauk Highway to SR 27 (Sunrise Hwy) to  I-495 (Long Island Expressway
Closest Airport:  Islip ISP


Contact
Phone 631 283-2494

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