Cultural Institutions

Cultural Institutions

Franklin County

Brief Description of the county

Franklin County is in the northeastern part of New York State.  This County comprises the Malone, NY Micropolitan Statistical Area.  Much of it is within the Adirondack Park.  Its Canadian borders are the provinces of Quebec and Ontario.

The Akwesasne Library and Cultural Center is a public library and museum that serves the people of Akwesasne, the surrounding communities and the visiting public by providing access to educational and cultural resources and services.

Buck Pond compares to a mountain retreat as it offers secluded sites, numerous water access, guarded bathing beach, and a "easy to walk" trail which stretches for miles along a old abandoned railroad bed. Buck Pond Campground is located on the...

The Chateaugay Memorial Library serves as its local branch of the Clinton Essex Franklin Library System.

Since the late 1800s, the Wead Library has served its community and developed into a flourishing modern education center. Stop by to check out a book, read a magazine, take home an audiobook, use the Wi-Fi, or just admire the lovely landscaping...

The Saranac Lake Free Library provides the community with books, meeting rooms, reading groups, and more and is also home to The Charles Dickert Wildlife Collection.