The Leatherstocking NY Region


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Farm Country...

Attractions & Events near Tall Pines Campground

Situated on the edge of the Catskills and the Leatherstocking region, our area offers historic and cultural treasures, surrounded by breathtaking landscapes with rolling hills, sparkling waterfalls and geological wonders. You will encounter world-class museums, historic battlefields, fascinating cultural centers, an 1840s canal village, and a brewery with year-round tours. Visit historic sites that recreate the struggle of the American Revolution and present New York's prominent role in the creation of an independent nation. Experience the drama and glory of the past at Fort Stanwix, Oriskany Battlefield, and General Herkimer's Home through living history programs and special events. And discover collections of art that preserve hundreds of years of history and celebrate our shared heritage.





Places to See...


Northeast Classic Car Museum - The Northeast Classic Car Museum displays nearly 125 of the most beautiful and unique automobiles ever produced. Highlighted in seven exhibits are fascinating examples of early technological advances, plus unusual models and famous manufacturers that shaped our country's automotive heritage.

Unadilla Drive In Theater - Step back in time with a trip to the Drive In Theater! Double features, new releases, full grill & snack bar, newly remodeled restrooms. America's best entertainment value! Two movies for one low price: Adults, $6; Seniors, $5; Children, $3

Howe Caverns - Howe Caverns is a premier attraction which provides unparalleled cavern adventures designed to enlighten, entertain, and educate. Visitors can take a journey 156 feet (48 meters) underground to discover a prehistoric world formed millions of years ago.

I-88 Speedway - The cure for your Friday Night Fever!  Join us each Friday for a night at the races! Modifieds, IMCA Modifieds, Sportsman, Stock Classes and 4 Cylinder Classes. Admission $10, 8 and under Free. Family Fun 5 Pack: 2 Adult and 3 Children (18 and under) admission, 5 hot dogs and 5 sodas for $30. Gate and concessions open at 5:00pm. Racing starts at 7:00pm.

Merry-Go-Round Exhibits  - Located at Recreation Park and Ross Park in Binghamton are two of the six carousels that George F. Johnson donated to local parks. Johnson felt carousels contributed to a happy life and would help youngsters grow into strong and useful citizens. Because of his own poor childhood, “George F.” believed carousels should be enjoyed by everyone and he insisted that the three municipalities never charge money for a magic ride. Now, into their seventh decade, these magnificent machines still spin from Memorial Day to Labor Day at no charge or for an admission of “one piece of litter.”

Snakeman's Unadilla Game Farm, A Family Zoo - Come to the country and enjoy this small private family zoo. Our mission is to make a safe and happy home for our animals, and provide a great place to show and educate people of all ages about the wonder of animals of all kinds.

Glimmerglass Opera - The mission of the Glimmerglass Operas is to produce new, little known, and familiar operas and works of music theater in innovative productions which capitalize on the intimacy and natural setting of The Alice Busch Opera theater.

Shako:wi Cultural Center -  At this museum you can explore the Oneida Indian Nation's extensive collections of artifacts and artwork. Located in a beautiful log structure, painstakingly fashioned by Oneida Indian Nation members from the logs of stately white pines, without a single nail, you will discover a marvelous testament to the Oneida's rich culture. Exhibits and programs tell the story of the incredibly tenacious Oneida People, and guided tours are available. Clothing, basketry, books, woodcarvings and musical instruments made by the Oneidas are the backbone of the collection. The gift shop features works by Iroquois artists.

Unadilla Valley Motocross -  Exciting family fun at Unadilla Motorcross. Come enjoy ATV, Motocross, and Quad Racing. Check out our schedule for current events.

Hyde Hall - Hyde Hall is a stunning reminder of a bygone American era when families of English aristocracy established vast estates in the former colonies. The house itself may well be the finest example of neoclassic country mansions anywhere in America.

International Boxing Hall of Fame - The mission of the International Boxing Hall Of Fame is to honor and preserve boxing's rich heritage, chronicle the achievements of those who excelled and provide an educational experience for its many visitors.

Iroquois Indian Museum - The Museum introduces the public to Iroquois by featuring their art, past and present, as a window into their culture. As an anthropological institution, it is informed by archeology, history, and research on the common creative spirit of modern artists and craftspeople.

Mohawk Valley Ballet - Mohawk Valley Ballet is a regional dance company located in Utica. The performances feature some of Central New York's most promising dancers.

National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum - The Baseball Hall of Fame features baseball artifacts, works of art, literature, photographs, memorabilia and related materials which focus on the history of the game over time, its players, and those elected to the Hall of Fame.

National Soccer Hall of Fame - Designed as a sports museum and interactive 'Kicks Zone' visitors will see and hear the little known, fascinating story of soccer and get in the action with hands-on, feet-on interactivities that have visitors actually kicking and heading balls as well as being challenged with custom designed computer games.

Pine Ridge Mennonite Grocery Store - Fresh bread, fresh meats at the deli, fresh dry goods, bins & baskets of wholesome organic food.

Fly Creek Cider Mill & Orchard - This turn-of-the-century water-powered mill is a fascinating family attraction located in the heart of New York State just minutes from Cooperstown. Sample a wide variety of taste treats in the Snack Barn featuring old-fashioned cider mill donuts, hearty chili, daily soup specials, hot spiced cider, hot dogs, apple pie a la mode, cider floats and more.

The Barn at Bainbridge - The Barn in Bainbridge is a special treat for people visiting the area. The unique gift shop is a remodeled barn that now houses many homemade and handmade items. There is also a small cafe inside that sells homemade goodies. 

Anderson Center for the Arts - The Anderson Center consists of the Concert Theater, Chamber Hall and the Don A. Watters Theater. The complex is designed to meet the needs of every performing group -- soloists, chamber ensembles, symphonies, dance, or large theatrical productions complemented by a full-scale orchestra.

The Farmer's Museum - Turn back the pages of time to 1845 when you stroll through the historic village and working farm. Meet the craftspeople who continue the traditions of tradesmen from the 19th century, learn about life on the farm firsthand, and experience the celebrations and day-to-day routines of rural Americans.

Erie Canal Village - Erie Canal Village is an outdoor living history museum. It is a constructed 19th century settlement near the site where on July 4, 1817, the first shovelful of earth was turned for the construction of the original Erie Canal.

East Coast Terminal - East Coast Terminal is one of the largest indoor skateparks on the east coast with over 30,000 square feet of space dedicated to skateboard, in-line or BMX enthusiasts.

The Discovery Center - The Discovery Center offers children the opportunity to develop the intellectual, physical, and emotional well being through participatory exhibits and programs. These exhibits engage the senses, challenge the mind and offer a diverse framework for discovery in the Humanities, Arts and Sciences.                

Rogers Environmental Education Center - The 571 acres offer a variety of habitats for the walker, bird watcher, photographer, snowshoer, or cross-country skier. Trails traverse woodlands, meadows, wetlands, plantations and farm fields.

Cooperstown and Charlotte Valley Railway - In an area rich with railroad history the Cooperstown & Charlotte Valley Railroad takes visitors back in time with vintage rail cars and locomotives through the scenic wilderness of the Upper Susquehanna River Valley. The Railroad crosses the river twice over two steel-truss bridges, and travels through a variety of landscapes, including forests, wetlands and agricultural land.

Cider Mill Playhouse - The Cider Mill Playhouse features plays in an operating cider mill.

Roberson Museum and Science Center - The Roberson Museum and Science Center features a variety of creative, hands-on learning experiments, a science gallery, exhibits and more.

Buck Hill Farm - Buck Hill Farm offers is a maple syrup production farm offering some of the best tasting syrup in the world. The farm also offers pancake breakfasts and a gift shop.

Cherry Valley Museum - The Museum houses a large collection of artifacts which displays much of the history of the Cherry Valley and surrounding areas.

Ross Park Zoo - Ross Park Zoo sits tucked into the northern face of Binghamton's South Mountain. The zoo officially opened in 1875, and it is the fifth oldest zoological institution in the country.

Utica Zoo - Located in Roscoe Conkling Park, the Utica Zoo offers a collection of 200 animals located in 30 acres of developed land.

Children's Museum of Utica - The Children's Museum of Utica is a hands-on learning center with emphasis on local history, environmental science and the arts. Three floors encompassing a total of 18,000.

Fenimore Art Museum - The Fenimore Art Museum features changing exhibitions that explore the history and themes of America's finest art.

Blenheim-Gilboa Power Project - State-of-the-art exhibits and interactive displays demonstrate how power is made and how it’s used. Video and computer technology help explain the science of energy and electricity to children and adults alike.

Sylvan Lake Amusement Park - Located On the Shore Of Beautiful Oneida Lake, Sylvan Lake Amusement Park offers rides, games, shops and food.

Fort Rickey Children's Discovery Zoo - Fort Rickey is a special type of zoo dedicated to children and offers three distinct experiences....wild animals, wild play and wild water and all three offer opportunities for exploration and interaction.

Kopernik Space Education Center - The Kopernik Space Education Center is New York State's first science laboratory facility designed for K-12 teachers, students and their families. Facilities include 3 Observatory Telescopes, Physics/Laser Lab, 20 Acre Dark Site, Computer Imaging Lab, Earthquake Station and lots more.

Broome-Tioga Sports Center - Hurricane Hills & Broome-Tioga Sports Centers are off-road racing facilities promoting a variety of events including, Motorcycle Motocross Events, ATV Motocross Events, Motorcycle & ATV Hare Scramble events, Snowmobile Sno-Cross, Snowmobile Grass & Snow Drags, Automobile Demolition Derbies, Car & Street Rod Shows, and Music Concerts.

The Science Discovery Center of Oneonta - A 'hands-on' science museum for all ages.

Secret Caverns - Located 35 miles west of Albany, Secret Caverns offer 45 minute tours that give an intimate view of ancient calcite formations, prehistoric fossils, and a spectacular 100 foot underground waterfall.

Petrified Creatures Museum of Natural History - The Petrified Creatures Museum of Natural History is a hands-on discovery center where you can actually learn about fossils, then dig for fossils and keep what you find free. All this while roaming through a nature path filled with life sized dinosaur statues.

Hanford Mills Museum - East Meredith - Experience the working past at Hanford Mills Museum. Tour the Historic John Hanford Farmhouse, explore the site and its 16 historic buildings, see the water wheel at work and watch the machinery demonstrations. A truely interactive educational experience.



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