Cultural Institutions

Cultural Institutions

Herkimer County

Brief Description of the county

Herkimer County is in central New York State, northwest of Albany, and east of Syracuse. The northern part of the county is in the Adirondack Park. The Mohawk River flows across the south part of the county.  Herkimer County is part of the Utica-Rome, NY Metropolitan Statistical Area.

The library serves the town of Bridgewater, NY. It is a part of the Mid York Library Sytem and provides learning and recreational resources to the town.

The Dolgeville-Manheim Public Library serves the residents of Dolgeville & the surrounding areas as the community's information and activity center.

The Frank J. Basloe Library provides materials and services to help meet the personal, educational, and recreational needs of community residents of all ages. Special emphasis is placed on providing popular materials and materials necessary to...

A member of the Mid-York Library System, the Frankfort Free Library offers a frequently updated collection of books, early literacy programs for children, and many teen and adult events throughout the year.

Mining for Herkimer Diamonds is an outdoor activity enjoyed by people of all ages. Come prepared for outdoor activity, rain or shine. Wear old clothes, shoes suitable for climbing over rocks and walking in mud, gloves, hats, safety glasses,...