The Hudson River Valley National Heritage Area does not own or operate any of the sites listed below. They are owned and managed by the organizations listed in the site descriptions. Please call ahead for special accommodation needs or with any questions about their sites.
New York State Museum
Discover New York State’s history from the Ice Age to today. With over 100,000 square feet of exhibition space, the Museum has a variety of exhibitions exploring topics like Native Peoples of New York, the history of New York City and the September 11 attacks. Free public programs are also offered, from educational programs to talks with historians and scientists. Popular exhibitions include the Cohoes Mastodon, Adirondack Hall, the Iroquois Longhouse, and a working historic carousel.
Amenities: Passport Stamp, Family Friendly, Public Transportation, Restrooms
- Third Annual Skywalk Arts Festival29.7 miles
- Open House at Knox's Headquarters83.8 miles
- Quarry by Ivy Baldwin Dance90.2 miles
- Greater Hudson Heritage Network 2019 Annual Conference93 miles
Lunch Bite Gallery Tour - Politics and the Canal
Sep 26, 2019 , 12:00 PM to 12:30 PM
The Historic Woodstock Art Colony: The Arthur A. Anderson Collection
Nov 10 to Dec 31, 2019
A small fort, which our people call Fort Orange
May 5 to May 5, 2020
Enterprising Waters: New York’s Erie Canal
Sep 16 to Oct 25, 2020