Cultural Institutions

Cultural Institutions

Jefferson County

Brief Description of the county

Jefferson County is in northeastern New York State, adjacent to the area where the Saint Lawrence River exits Lake Ontario. It is northeast of Syracuse, and northwest of Utica. The county is at the international border with Canada. The Black River, which empties into Lake Ontario, is an important waterway in the county. Part of the Tug Hill Plateau is in the southern part of the county.

The library offers a variety of services such as free wifi and many activities for children.

Located in the heart of the 1000 Islands Region, Macsherry Library is your source for fun and learning all year long. They have all kinds of fiction and non-fiction, reference, cookbooks, children's books, gardening books, etc. If they don't have...

As part of the North Country Library System the Mannsville Free Library specifically serves the town of Mannsville, NY.

The Thompson Park Zoo is dedicated to providing natural world experiences that foster an appreciation of the Empire State's ecosystems through conservation, education, scientific study and responsible recreation.

For over 60 years the North Country Library System has served the needs of the communities of Jefferson, Lewis, Oswego, and St. Lawrence counties through its management of public libraries in the region.