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Opposite the light house spot, is camping available. Very rich in our history as a country... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Richard H
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Kingman, Arizona
Beautiful spot in Addison County

This is a beautiful spot on the lake. The museum was very good for history buffs (like me). There... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
w c
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Maine
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Opposite the light house spot, is camping available. Very rich in our history as a country. Peaceful spot to just relax and take in our history, and wonder how they did this way back........

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 24 September 2017

This is a beautiful spot on the lake. The museum was very good for history buffs (like me). There was plenty of room to park walk around picnic etc. You are close to many sites in NY too. There is only basic amenities here and...More

Thank w c
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Very nice views of the NY side and the new bridge. Museum itself is good for a quick visit. Be sure to take a ride over the bridge, it is free and gives a great view of both sides of the lake.

Thank mikel12323
Reviewed 27 July 2016

A nice walk-through museum with lots of artifacts and information. Two of the four videos weren't operating. We saw many items that were extremely unique and interesting. Exterior grounds were nicely maintained. Parking close to the building is not easy, be prepared to walk some....More

1  Thank toscwolfstar
Reviewed 20 November 2015

Put in at the McCuen Slang Access, south of Chimney Point, for a day of kayaking on Lake Champlain. Headed south from the access then north, as we returned to the landing we passed the Chimney Point landing and noticed the presence of a dock...More

1  Thank MO4975678910
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Awesome visit. The museum is very nice and informative. The staff is friendly and knowledgable. the grounds are beautiful especially in the autumn months. Great for children.

Thank James C
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Nice park but nothing great to see and too small to have a nice walk. Not much space for picnic. Overall, if you have other alternatives: do not come here.

Thank zevadrouilleur
Reviewed 5 July 2015

My husband and I stopped here to go to the Visitor's Center, but the lady inside suggested we cross the street to check out the Chimney Point State Historic Site. I'm glad we did, because there is a lot to read about the history of...More

Thank Tara B
Reviewed 3 June 2015

The museum is in an old 1700's brick house right next to the Vermont side of the new Crown Point bridge. It's a beautiful and interesting setting with a long history of human occupation. Exhibits change over time but focus on the uses of this...More

Thank Stephan D
Reviewed 31 July 2014

This is a small house museum, not very expensive, and will take you less than an hour. It has historical exhibits, and you learn the significance of the place in the country's early days. We found the bridge exhibit very interesting. They have displayed some...More

2  Thank Robin L
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