A non-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to acquiring and preserving historical sites in and around the Village of Schoharie. Our main goal is to restore such sites and make them available to the public for educational and cultural enrichment.
National shrine of North American martyrs and birthplace of St. Kateri Tekawitha. 400+ acres of landscape, Masses in the Coliseum, museum, visitor center.
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.
The Haven at Skanda cares for and protects vulnerable animals, and offers opportunities for children and adults to connect with animals and learn from them.
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.
”Winner of Otsego 2000 Award ”
This historic landmark was built in 1828 and restored keeping the original fixtures, including the double forge. Our Shop sells unique items made by local artisans.
A small publicly supported museum featuring elements from the towns of Eaton and Lebanon, and have significant collections for Leland, Morse, Stowe, and Bigelow families. We are located in Eaton on River Road in the oldest limestone building in the town.
Gallery & Clay Studio
The Smithy Gallery is a seasonal gallery that is free and open to the public from May 15th to September 3rd, 2017 Daily 10 - 5pm, Sundays 12 - 5pm and Closed on Mondays. We are located at 55 Pioneer Street in Cooperstown, NY 13326. Please call (607) 547-8671 or visit www.smithyarts.org
The Smithy Clay Studio is located behind the original building at 1 Otsego Ct. in Cooperstown, NY 13326. Our state of the art, year-round workspace offers many affordable pottery classes and workshops for people of all ages and skill levels.
Probably the most well known landmark and roadside attraction and gift shop along Route 20. Breathtaking 100 mile views of the Mohawk Valley and Adirondack Mountains. Part of Americana past.
The Town of Pompey Historical Society is located on Route 20 and the Pompey Center Road. Its mission is to collect, preserve and disseminate its history with exhibits, publications and programs.
An arts venue in downtown Fort Plain, is the refurbished and renamed Universalist church (built 1896). Its vibrant red brick tower-the tallest village structure-is visible from all directions. We host our first summer music series (schedule on our website) in 2015.
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.