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Sacket's Harbor Heritage Area & Visitors' Center


Sacket's Harbor Heritage Area & Visitors' Center
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9 Sep 2017
“Small but first rate facility”
28 Jul 2017
“There is so much History in this Visitor's Center”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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301 West Main Street, Sackets Harbor, NY 13685
+1 315-646-2321
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

We learned a lot about the entire history of this charming village. From its heyday as a strategic inland navel centre in the 1800s to its revitalization as a vibrant vacation destination in recent decades. Don't miss the 13 minute video which provides an essential...More

1  Thank Richard F
Reviewed 28 July 2017

Once we entered the Visitor's Center, we were welcomed with open arms. The lady was super nice and knew her stuff. She offered to see a 10 minute movie about this town and it was quite worthwhile to see it. The whole history of this...More

1  Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We walked in and the lady got up after she noticed us. She was friendly and told us some history and places to visit. She was told us of places to eat and visit. :)

Thank Kirk E
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely little town to walk. We enjoy just sitting and looking over the harbor. Walking the town as well as the battlefield is a wonderful experience. There are a number of restaurants within walking distance of the visitors center. Take a bike...More

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 29 August 2016

This small museum provided a great look at the characters that formulated the area. It is a who's who of important individuals in early Americana. Enjoyed the visit and conversation.

Thank tanchaser
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We stopped in here while walking in the town. It was an excellent first stop as it gave us a lot of the history and background of the town and area. They were very friendly and even have a 10 min video of the history...More

Thank James W
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Spent 45 mins here and nice simple free museum. Show a 15 mins film that gives the history of the area and worth the visit.

Thank marinofamily
Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

This is a good place to get information on this great little village, maps, brochures, and tips on dining. Staff helpful and friendly. This village is a must see if you like history and especially if you like the War of 1812. Interesting folklore about...More

Thank Shawn H
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Wars fought here in bay and on land, small shops in town Main Street, and many restaurants. But this Visitor Center is located at Mr. Sacket's original house. Short movie (20 minutes?) to view to give you an orientation to the area's history. Sit on...More

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