Many of Utica’s most interesting sights can be found within easy driving distance of Herkimer, so it is a convenient place to base yourself. The Herkimer County Historical Society and Burke Park are amongst the interesting place to visit here. And don’t miss the Little Falls Historical Society Museum and Eastern Park.
Those interested in exhibits and shows will find plenty of interesting museums, exhibits and venues in and around Herkimer. Take the time to see some of the remarkable exhibit spaces such as the National Distance Running Hall of Fame. To catch home-grown and touring acts, spend an evening at Stanley Theater and Glimmerglass Festival in Cooperstown, one of the region’s most popular live concert venues.
If you are travelling with kids, give them a chance to let off some steam at the family attractions nearby. Take pictures, browse the educational displays and discover the variety of species at Utica Zoo.
If you love to play golf, take a trip to the Valley View Golf Course. It’s a great way to enjoy the outdoors.
There are various fun options for those travelling without children for example Saranac Brewery and the Matt Brewing Company.
Finding somewhere handy to unpack your bags within the Herkimer area couldn’t be easier. The Red Roof Inn Utica, the Days Inn Utica and the Radisson Hotel Utica Centre are just three of the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.