Washington County has many attractions to keep your whole family busy. We’re home to festivals, which not only celebrate our agricultural roots but also our historical and cultural heritages. We also boast many historical and recreational tours, either self-guided or by group, to enrich your visit. We’re also home to lots of trails, waterways, and lakes that include the Hudson River, Lake George, Lake Champlain, the Champlain Canal and Hadlock & Copeland Ponds.
Washington County is rich with historic sites, museums and landmarks from Battle Hill in Fort Ann, a significant battle of the Revolutionary War, to the Fort House Museum in Fort Edward that exhibits hundreds of thousands of artifacts and exhibits that chronicle the history of Washington County.