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Clermont State Historic Site
One Clermont Avenue
Germantown, NY 12526
  (518) 537-4240

Clermont State Historic Site was the Hudson River seat of NY's politically and socially prominent Livingston Family. The site offers tours, educational programs and a variety of special events. The grounds are open year-round for hiking and picnicking.

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Fort Ontario State Historic Site
1 East Fourth Street
Oswego, NY 13126
  (315) 343-4711

Explore this impressive 19th-century fort that overlooks the Oswego River and Lake Ontario. Experience the magnificent views as you discover the history of this restored star-shaped fort in its 1868-1872 appearance.

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Ganondagan State Historic Site
State Route 444 (Victor-Bloomfield Rd.)
Mailing: P.O. Box 239
Victor, NY 14564
  (585) 924-5848

Discover the vibrant history and culture of the Seneca. Highlights include a full size replica of a long house, trails, guided tours and special events througout the year.

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Grant Cottage State Historic Site
P.O. Box 2294
Wilton, NY 12831
  (518) 587-8277

This great Adirondack cottage with magnificent views of the mountains & nature at its best is where General Ulysses S. Grant died. Guests walk the spacious porch for the view and tour the 4 room cottage.

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Herkimer Home State Historic Site
200 State Route 169
Little Falls, NY 13365
  (315) 823-0398

Experience this estate that once belonged to the courageous Revolutionary War hero, General Nicholas Herkimer. Visitors can discover the grandness of this Georgian-style mansion that once stood on the colonial frontier.

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Hyde Hall State Historic Site
P.O. Box 721
Cooperstown, NY 13326
  (607) 547-5098

This 50 room country estate was one of the largest domestic structures built in the U.S. between the Revolutionary and Civil Wars. Located just outside of Cooperstown.

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John Jay Homestead State Historic Site
400 Jay Street
Mailing: PO Box 832
Katonah, NY 10536
  (914) 232-5651

The home is nestled in the rolling Westchester countryside, this gracious estate of John Jay, one of America's principal Founding Fathers. Come hear the family story as you tour this beautifully furnished estate restored to an 1820's appearance.

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Johnson Hall State Historic Site
Hall Avenue
Johnstown, NY 12095
  (518) 762-8712

Explore the grounds and gardens of this impressive estate that once bustled with activity as Sir William Johnson's home and business.  Come discover the unique structures that help tell the story of Johnson Hall.

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Lorenzo State Historic Site
17 Rippleton Road
Cazenovia, NY 13035
  (315) 655-3200

Enjoy special events and tours at Lorenzo, an estate occupied by 5 generations of the Lincklaen/Ledyard family.  Located in the charming villiage of Cazenovia.

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Olana State Historic Site
5720 Route 9-G
Hudson, NY 12534
  (518) 828-0135

Guests enjoy guided and self-guided tours of Olana, a masterpiece created by Frederic Church, renowned American artists of the Hudson River School. The landscapes with panoramic vistas of the Hudson River and the Catskill Mountains, like the house, were designed by Church. 

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Old Fort Niagara State Historic Site
P.O. Box 169
Youngstown, NY 14174
  (716) 745-7611

Take in the views of the Niagara River. From the oldest structure on the Great Lakes, explore the fort that experienced many military conflicts, then enjoy the visitor center, and see re-enactments of its many wars and other special programming.

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Planting Fields Arboretum State Historic Park
1395 Planting Fields Road
Oyster Bay, NY 11771
  (516) 922-9200

Visit the former Gold Coast estate of the Coe family. The Tudor Revival opens for guided tours.  Sample the lifestyle of the 1920s; see stunning craftsmanship and impressive collections of furnishings paintings, and gardens. A truly unique experience

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Sackets Harbor Battlefield State Historic Site
P.O. Box 27, 504 W. Main Street
Sackets Harbor, NY 13685
  (315) 646-3634

Following the outbreak of war between the United States and Great Britain in June 1812, Sackets Harbor became the center of American naval and military activity for the upper St. Lawrence Valley and Lake Ontario.  

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Schuyler Mansion State Historic Site
32 Catherine Street
Albany, NY 12202
  (518) 434-0834

This Albany mansion was home to Philip J. Schuyler, a Revolutionary War general, US Senator, and a businessman. Guests are part of a guided tour of the mansion focusing on Philip Schuyler's life. Also, the site Alexander Hamilton's wedding to Elizabeth.

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Walt Whitman Birthplace State Historic Site
246 Old Walt Whitman Road
Huntington Station, NY 11746
  (631) 427-5240

Explore the interpretive center which includes more than 100 portraits, original letters, manuscripts, and artifacts. Experience the on-site activities including guided tours, a film, gift shop/bookstore and a scenic picnic area.

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