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Glens Falls

Discover Glens Falls, the scenic and vibrant downtown area in the Southern Adirondacks!

One cool, walkable downtown! Glens Falls features food, nightlife, art, historical museums, theater, music, architectural charm and Cooper’s Cave from Last of the Mohicans. 

Good food, good shopping, good lodging and more in Glens Falls, New York! Although small, this little Adirondack city is a hub for some lively entertainment and family fun. Be pleasantly surprised by the wide variety of museums, festivals, concerts, theaters, restaurants and other unique experiences.

This tourist attraction, once named Hometown USA, is just 40 minutes north of Albany and surrounded by several communities in the greater region.

Enjoy an evening walk through the lively downtown area to marvel at the charming architecture and stop in at the local shops. With a variety of restaurants and bars to choose from, there is something for anyone no matter the taste or craving. There are plenty of things to do both in Glens Falls and surrounding it! Go shopping at 42 degrees, a shop selling glassware or peruse art at the Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council. Nearby, you can find the Saratoga Winery & Tasting Room and The Fun Spot in Queensbury and Six Flags.

A “must visit” in the Adirondacks region, bring the whole family to Glens Falls and experience it for yourself!

“So many things to see and do! Love how everything is in walking distance! Different shops and restaurants….so nice. Small town feel to it as well!


Take Amtrak to the Glens Falls 

Experience this unforgettable attraction via Amtrak to Fort Edward Station (FED) —Don’t forget to use the New York By Rail 15% discount!

Where to Stay in the Adirondack Mountains

Looking for a getaway opportunity? Spend the night and experience all the Adirondack Mountains has to offer. Take a look at these great hotel options—some offering exclusive New York By Rail discounts!