A valley of history, adventure and allure
carved by the mighty Mohawk
Visit Montgomery County, New York
Discover our abundant attractions
Montgomery County has plenty to plan into your daytrip or vacation. Let us help you tour historical and cultural sites, shop and dine in our quaint villages, travel along the Erie Canal by boat or bike, fish in pristine streams, enjoy the produce of dozens of farms and visit diverse cultural and sporting events.Things to Do
Experience our fascinating heritage
Montgomery County is proud of its place in history and has preserved abundant collections of cultural and natural artifacts and historic sites. Explore the timeline of Montgomery County history spanning the centuries from Native American dominance through the French & Indian and Revolutionary Wars to the Industrial Revolution and the rise of the Erie Canal.Our History
Rooted in community
Montgomery County celebrates its beauty and history with festivals and special events the whole year long. Check our calendar to see what will be happening during your visit. Sign up for our events mailing list and we’ll bring the fun to your inbox. Or, submit your event for inclusion on the calendar.
What’s going on today?
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Our County made of something stronger
No matter where you go in Montgomery County, the Mohawk River is there, with the lessons of the past and the promise of the future. The river gifted our county with a vital place in the cultural, industrial and political history of this continent, as well as vast natural beauty. For more than two centuries, the Mohawk Valley has been a favorite destination. And so it is today.About the County