A 1772 church fortified in 1777 and attacked in 1880 during the Revolutionary War. Now a museum for over 120 years. Thousands of artifacts in six historic buildings include a fire engine built before George Washington was born. Open May - October. Many events throughout the year.
Experience Art in Nature
Inspired by the relationship between art and nature, the Art Park is dedicated to providing a unique environment for the showcasing of art by emerging and established artists in natural and gallery settings. 104 acres and 4 miles of trails.
Step back in time at one of the nation’s premier living history museums. Founded in 1943, the museum offers a glimpse into 19th-century rural and village life. See a blacksmith shop in action, ride the Empire State Carousel, try fun hands-on activities, see the Cardiff Giant and so much more.
2,000 years of history: an Egyptian mummy, Native American and global artifacts, rare birds and wonders of the natural world. Also maps and paintings depicting the local area.
Eaton - Hamlet
Eaton, settled in the early 1790's, is the site of Madison County's first clearing and was home to authors, missionaries, inventors, and Wood, Taber & Morse Steam Engine Works. The Old Town of Eaton Museum invites you to visit and learn the rich history of this historic town.
Houses early colonial artifacts, furnishings, and 19th century images of historic sites by Rufus Grider; and highlights the extraordinary history of the c. 1730 Van Alstyne house in Canajoharie, NY.