​Take a stroll through history in New York State's first Historic District!

Stockade District

This beautiful and unique neighborhood is home to more than 40 pre-Revolutionary houses and architectural styles that include Dutch Colonial, Georgian, Federal and Victorian.

No matter the time of year, this is a great area to get outside for a walking tour of history. Interested in learning while you explore? Members of the Stockade Association have created a walking tour to guide you through the many landmarks along your way.

Another stunning addition to the Stockade Neighborhood is Riverside Park, home to beautiful views of the Mohawk and the homes that line it, this is the perfect spot to take in a sunset, go for a run, or rent a bike from the CDPH Bike Share and go for a ride!

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