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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

My Family Looks Forward to this Every Year Now
Gail O

2007 was the second year we stayed here. We are coming back again this month, 7/12 to 7/19. My family… Read More

Our stay was short but was fabulous
Marilyn H

It was so clean which was great to see. We will def be back

A Great Getaway
Jackie T.

LGRV Park is the best in this area. We would stay nowhere else. The staff is always friendly and welcoming…. Read More

We Love Everything About the Park
Linda & Ray B

This is our 4th time staying at Lake George RV park. I have two teenagers and it is great to… Read More

June 15, 2019

Summer Is Coming

And just like that campers, June is half over. But the good news is, the weather is getting warmer and the sun is staying out longer. We certainly love the sunny days that we’ve been experiencing with summer like temperatures. The splash pad is now scheduled to be open daily… Read More

June 4, 2019

Americade 2019

It’s here again campers, Americade 2019. For those who are not familiar with Americade, it is the world’s largest multi-brand motorcycle touring rally, and it has been hosted in Lake George since 1983. For 2019, events began on Monday June 3rd, and will run through the 8th. One of the… Read More

May 30, 2019

Elvis Is Back!

It’s that time of the year again where Elvis is taking over Lake George. Don’t miss out on one of the most beloved festivals of the season. The events, beginning Thursday May 30th will occur at different locations throughout the village of Lake George and run through Sunday June 2nd…. Read More