Columbia County is located between Hudson River and the Berkshire’s Taconic Range. Columbia County is great for weekend gateway, vacations and relax with your fiends and family. It is just two hours North from New York and offers unmatchable natural beauty along with great recreational opportunities.
Columbia County is very easy to reach and it offers lots of different activities for each and every member of the family. You can enjoy some great music performance with your partner while your children can take part in outdoor activities. Your each day and night in Columbia County will be fun filling and memory-making.
You can experience some agricultural activities and learn how local people grow their own food in their backyards. In night you can have 5-star cuisine with local and international dishes. The farm-to-table cuisine is really unique and fun-filling experience for people coming from modern urban cities.
If you are planning to visit Columbia County with your family then don’t forget to visit these places:
Olana State Historic Site
This historic site is being awarded certificate of excellence by TripAdvisor and it is the #1 spot for things to visit/do in Hudson.
This 250 acre historic estate building was the home of Olana who lives with his wife and four children. This house is really beautifully constructed and contains some great stretches, paintings and documents from famous 90s artists.
The authority controlling this historic site offers full guided tours and you can also take part in different culture programs. You can enjoy jog, hike, picnic, photograph and much more with your family. If you visit this place then don’t forget to visit Barnyard Farm Complex where your kids will learn how animal are kept and Gift Shop where you can purchase some great historical items for your family.
Fasny Museum Of Firefighting
Fasny Museum of Firefighting is not an old building where items are preserved instead it is modern and entertaining museum where you and your family will learn about different events and culture of firefighting.
Your each and every visit in this place will be full of entertainment and exciting. You and your kids will enjoy, discover and learn as they see loveliest pieces of art and culture of Hudson. If you are looking for a place in Columbia County where your every family member can enjoy then this is the right place. This place is for all ages and your little ones are welcome to.
Henry Hudson Hall (previously called Hudson Opera House):
You are lucky, Hudson Opera House has completed its year long multi-billion restoration project and now open for everyone. However, Hudson Opera House is now renamed to Henry Hudson Hall.
Henry Hudson Hall is organizing all sort of different shows and event for whole year. You can enjoy live performances, lectures, workshops, readings and youth activities. Henry Hudson Hall provide activities to every age group. In Winters, Henry Hudson Hall organizes biggest winter show for tourist called The Winter Walk in which tourist walk together in Hudson and enjoy live performances, music, lectures etc.