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Howe�s Cave NY is Nature�s Wonder & a Must-See New York State Vacation Destination Attraction!

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In Howe's Cave, NY, you'll find underground caves that have been attracting visitors to the Leatherstocking region  since before the Civil War. Take a guided cavern tour of this natural phenomenon and see what happened beneath the earth millions of years ago!  Howe Caverns is New York State’s second most-visited natural attractions, welcoming nearly 200,000 guests each year.

You can take an 80-minute guided tour of the caverns, including a boat ride on the underground Lake of Venus. There is a gift and souvenier shop, with homemade fudge, gemstone mining, and a snack bar. An elevator entrance, brick walkways, and appropriate lighting make this a safe and enjoyable experience.  Howe Caverns are open all year, and are located halfway between the Capital District of Albany and Cooperstown NY.

Howe Caverns Motel Call Now!
255 Discovery Dr, Howe Cavern NY 12092 (518) 296-8950

Howe Caverns Restaurant Call Now!
255 Discovery Dr, Howes Cave, NY 12092 (518) 296-8900


The Iroquois Indian Museum Call Now!
324 Caverns Road, Howes Cave, NY 12092 (518) 296-8949

The Iroquois Indian Museum provides a look into their unique history through the use of Iroquois art. Browse the works of Iroquois artists, view contemporary and historic collections, and explore the archeology of the Iroquois culture. Visit the unique museum building, museum shop, and 45-acre nature park.

Caverns Creek Grist Mill Call Now!
Caverns Road, Howes Cave NY 12092 (518) 296-8448

1743 Palatine House Call Now!
Spring Street, Schoharie, NY 12157 (518) 295-7585

Palatine House is a living museum where visitors can experience the reality of colonial life and times. Includes a tour of the house, grounds, and adjacent cemetery.