Museums

1743 Palatine House Museum

1743 Palatine House Museum

experience colonial life and times

Restored in 1971, the Palatine House is a medieval, German style construction built by the Colonists for their minister, Peter Nicholas Sommers, who came to Schoharie County from Hamburg, Germany.

Arkell Museum at Canajoharie

Arkell Museum at Canajoharie

Featuring permanent and changing exhibitions of American Art by Winslow Homer, George Inness, members of The Eight, leading American impressionist and more.

Chenango Canal Association

Chenango Canal Association

preservation - recreation - history

The Chenango Canal Association developed and maintains the Towpath Trail, a five-mile walking trail along the original historic Chenango Canal between Woodman Pond, Hamilton and Oriskany Creek, Solsville. Wildlife, wild flowers and many birds may be sighted. The Cottage Museum on Rt. 20, Bouckville is open 10-5 daily, April - October.

Cherry Valley Museum

Cherry Valley Museum

Part of the Revolutionary War Heritage Trail

Located in a Federal style house (ca. 1815) with exhibits from 1778 infamous Cherry Valley Massacre to late 20th-century. Collection of 1830's memorabilia, antique fire engines,period clothing collections, kitchen exhibit and other period rooms.

Cobbler and Company

Cobbler and Company

an eclectic collection of unique gifts

Come see what everyone is talking about! 10 themed rooms - just like a general store. Gifts for you, your family, home and friends. An out of the ordinary shop in an award winning historic shoe repair shop.

Fenimore Art Museum

Fenimore Art Museum

Overlooking Otsego Lake, the Fenimore offers changing exhibitions by renowned artists – this summer featuring Ansel Adams, Toulouse-Lautrec, and James Whistler. Collections include the Thaw Collection of American Indian Art, as well as American folk art, fine art, and photography.

Fort Klock Historic Restoration

Fort Klock Historic Restoration

Restored, fortified homestead constructed in 1750 in the Mohawk Valley and site of a moved, restored Dutch barn, 19th century schoolhouse, blacksmith shop. 

Fort Plain Museum & Historical Park

Fort Plain Museum & Historical Park

Preserving and interpreting the site of Revolutionary War Fort Plain/Fort Rensselaer. The museum houses both Revolutionary War era and Native American collections. Visitors can explore the fort's outdoor exhibits on a walking tour of the adjoining 20 acre hilltop park.

Foundation of Russian History Museum

Foundation of Russian History Museum

Holy Trinity Monastery, a Russian Orthodox monastic community, was founded in 1930 in Jordanville, NY. The Foundation of Russian History Museum, located on the grounds of Holy Trinity Monastery, offers a fascinating glimpse into the history, art, and culture of Russia and the Russian immigrant community.

Fox Country Gun and Tackle

Fox Country Gun and Tackle

A country store located on a working dairy farm in The beautiful Mohawk Valley... The Adirondack adventure starts here.

Holy Trinity Monastery

Holy Trinity Monastery

founded in 1930

Holy Trinity Monastery, a Russian Orthodox monastic community, was founded in 1930 in Jordanville, NY. The Foundation of Russian History Museum, located on the grounds of Holy Trinity Monastery, offers a fascinating glimpse into the history, art, and culture of Russia and the Russian immigrant community.

Howe Caverns

Howe Caverns

Howe Caverns Adventure Park - High in the air-Deep in the Earth-New York's coolest getaway! Explore the Cave, Pan for gems, Zip, Climb, Jump, Rock and Roll! Something for everyone! Cave Open Year Round With Seasonal Hours, Howe High Adventure Open In Season.

Hyde Hall Historic Mansion

Hyde Hall Historic Mansion

Celebrating 200 years Hyde Hall - a 50 room Historic Mansion overlooking Otsego Lake. Built 1817-1834. Open May to October. Guided tours on the hour 10:00 - 4:00. Glimmerglass State Park, Cooperstown NY. (607) 547-5098 HydeHall.org for event details.

Margaret Reaney Memorial Library & Museum

Margaret Reaney Memorial Library & Museum

Built in 1909, hosts genealogical information, collections of fine art and sculpture, Civil War artifacts, Erie Canal and Palatine German history, & more. 

National Abolition Hall of Fame and Museum

National Abolition Hall of Fame and Museum

So we never forget!

Located at the site of the inaugural meeting of the New York Anti-Slavery Society in October 1835. Open weekends 1-5 mid-May - late September. Exhibits include NYS Underground Railroad Trail video and abolition history displays.

Northeast Classic Car Museum

Northeast Classic Car Museum

Over 160 restored classic & vintage vehicles on display in five climate-controlled showrooms. Period fashions, original videos, vintage airplane engines, more.