Day Trip: Cooperstown, NY
We love scenic drives, how about you?
In just a short drive from Schenectady County, you can find yourself in a charming little town, Cooperstown, NY!
Cooperstown has something to intrigue visitors of varying interests like:
- American art
- craft beer
- rural farming
- baseball history
- local cuisine
- ... and more
We’ve rounded up a few must-visit places while you're there.
As one of the oldest rural life museums in the county, The Farmers’ Museum provides visitors with an opportunity to experience life in the 19th-century through multiple interactive educational programs.
Located on the beautiful Otsego Lake, The Fenimore Art Museum is dedicated to educating each visitor of the rich history of American Art since 1899.
Experience the memories of the game’s greatest players, manager and umpires who made the game a fan favorite.
Born with the philosophy that unique ales must be built from the ground up, The Ommegang Brewery has become the premier brewery in Cooperstown. This popular brewery features a café with a scenic patio, tasting room with 12 beers on tap, and a variety of cold beer available for purchase!
With so much exploring, we’re sure you’ll be hungry! Check out the Otesaga Resort Hotel for a variety of dinner options before heading back to Schenectady County, whether you're in the mood for fine dining or a quick bite.