We've Been Welcoming World Travelers Since 1825

Explore the Erie Canal and discover America's most famous and influential man-made waterway. Nowhere else will you find the distinctive locks and low bridges of the New York State Canal System or discover towns and cities whose watery front doors still give way to lively Main Streets.

More than 500 miles of historic waterways and trails are here to explore. Read More

Cyclists on the Erie Canalway Trail

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Learn what to do and where to go when you visit!

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

P.O. Box 219
Waterford, NY 12188

Phone:

(518) 237-7000 x207

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