Schenectady County Historical Society’s Walking Tours

Partake in the Schenectady County Historical Society’s Walking Tours to visit and learn about the beautiful city’s rich history.

Once a month, the Schenectady County Historical Society hosts a three hour walking tour throughout the city of Schenectady. On this tour, you will visit some of the city’s most historic sites and also learn from the society’s knowledgeable guides. In addition, these walking tours are typically themed so that the locations change every time you visit. Themes have included Gossips and Gadflies, Black History in Schenectady, Revolutionary Schenectady and more! Furthermore, admission to take a tour is $10 and can be purchased on the Schenectady County Historical Society’s website.

Whether you enjoy history or are seeking something fun to do in Schenectady, these walking tours are a must visit. Step into the history of upstate New York when you sign up for the Schenectady County Historical Society’s Walking Tours!

“The walking tours put on by the historical society give visitors a chance to see the neighborhood up close and to listen to stories about the rich history of the area.  “

—lupaglupa, TripAdvisor

Take Amtrak to the Schenectady County Historical Society

Experience this unforgettable attraction via Amtrak to Schenectady Station in Schenectady – Don’t forget to use the New York By Rail 15% discount!

Where to Stay in Schenectady

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

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