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Lake George Region Historical Attractions & Museums

Uncover history's mysteries at these museums and historical attractions in the Lake George region. Learn about past conflicts and wars, see the power of nature, and find out how local communities thrived. Visit our featured museums for even more educational fun.

NY Independence Waterways Trail
Lake George, NY
Self-guided tour of historic waterways used during the French & Indian and Revolutionary Wars.
Submerged Heritage Preserves
Ray Brook, NY
Submerged Heritage Preserves are historic shipwrecks and other submerged archaeological resources marked by a round mooring buoy, which provides access to the site, and a barrel-shaped navigation buoy.
National Museum of Racing & Hall of Fame
Saratoga Springs, NY
Learn the history of Thoroughbred racing while viewing artifacts, equine art, memorabilia, film, historical archives and more. Visit the Official National Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame and see what it took for the honorees to make their mark.