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Inside one of the many local museums. To the left is the rustic revival section showing two chairs made of wood with a table inbetween. In the middle is a poster in regards to 'Log Camps & Cabins'.
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Museums Near Lake George

When you are staying at our spacious Lake George vacation rentals,  you can relax and get to know the area!  No family vacation is complete without a chance to learn some local folklorehistory and community customs, and in Lake George has numerous museums and historical sites that are filled with educational, fun and informative activities.

This area is a mecca for history buffs! Upstate New York and the Adirondacks were key strategic locations during the French & Indian Wars and the Revolutionary War. Lake George is home to Fort William Henry, a famous historical site that is filled with artifacts and in a fantastic location. Originally located at the base of the lake for its tactical defense position, it is now in close proximity to the Million Dollar Beach, attractions, shopping and restaurants.

Children have a natural interest in history, and with the interactivity available, they can have a great time reliving the footsteps of their ancestors. Travel back in time as you walk on past battle grounds! Enjoy learning about the Lake George region’s fascinating history.

Observe a battle re-enactment where history comes to life right before your very eyes. Become immersed in learning about the way of life of the dedicated people that founded our country. Characters can be seen wearing real life apparel including battle attire, weapons and even riding on horseback. Visiting these living museums is truly a great way to fully understand the trials and tribulations of our ancestors. Experience for yourself how our forefathers prospered on the fruits of the land.

Only miles from our vacation rentals, Lake George is the place for an exciting family vacation. Educational and exciting, the museums in this area are a great recreational hot spot for people of all ages. There is so much to see and do in the village of Lake George! Located near your vacation rental, go horseback riding at a local stable, bike along paved paths or enjoy a day of fishing in the bass pond located on premises. Your options for fun are endless!

Looking for more information on Lake George museums? Here are a few great museums that are easy day trips within a short distance from your vacation rental in Lake George:

Take your family on an educational, unforgettable Lake George vacation andstay at our Wilderness Lodging. Minutes away from water parks, bike trails,horseback riding paths and museums – a vacation is awaiting you in Lake George.

Call us today at (518) 792-3775 to check rates and availability, make a reservation, or request more information!

Guest Reviews

Great Camping experience
Judy

The campground is very clean and peaceful. The paved bike paths were a plus. It was nice that the paddle… Read More

Family Weekend
Tammy P

My family and I visited the RV Park for a family weekend getaway. The weather was fantastic! While at the… Read More

The BEST we stayed at this summer
Nanette S

First time here, but we will definitely be back next summer. Clean, friendly and there is something to do no… Read More

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Lori B

Lake George RV Park by far is he best resort in the Lake George area. We have stayed at several… Read More

October 8, 2019

Off Season Hours

One week from today our park will close for our 2019 season. The park will reopen on Friday, May 8th 2020, for our 54th camping season. For the next week our operating hours will be as follows: Tuesday October 8th – Thursday October 10th: 8am – 9pm Friday October 11th –… Read More

October 8, 2019

2020 Holiday & Event Dates USA & Canada

Thinking of visiting during a special event weekend or holiday in 2020? Or maybe you would like to stay away from the busier times and visit on an off weekend. Below, we provided you with a list of popular event/holiday weekends that occur in the Lake George Region. These dates,… Read More

October 5, 2019

Columbus Day Weekend at LGRVP!

The final weekend of camping for the 2019 season is quickly approaching, and do we have some great activities for you!  The whole line up is on our app or on our website for quick reference. We will have movies Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights at 8 pm in both… Read More