Day Trips

View is a great day-trip from many towns and cities in New York State, New England and Ontario!

No need to dress up! Come as you are!

Hop in the car and head to View for a unique experience. There is always something interesting to see, wonderful performances for all ages, and of course you can let your creative juices flow by taking a workshop. Bring your friends, head to Old Forge, head to View!

Bring a picnic and enjoy one of our picnic tables, or rest on one of our many garden benches and listen to the splash of the fountain in the Mallinckrodt Garden.

Starting on July 2nd and ending August 24th,

View is offering "Drop In" workshops Monday thru Friday.  Stop in anytime between the hours of 10:00 am to 1:00 pm and you and your family can create a unique glass fused piece, paint on pottery, or tie dyed project, just to name a few of the activities.  Cost is based on project created.  

 Monday's paint on pottery, Tuesday is glass fusing, Wednesday is kid's "Maker's Space", Thursday's batiking and tie dyeing, Friday is family craft day.  

Check out View’s gift shop for unique items, many made right at the arts center.

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View is open year-round and makes a great destination from the following cities and towns.

CLOSED Sunday's Columbus Day - Memorial Day Weekend

Town Distance to View
Blue Mountain Lake 40 miles
Cooperstown  90 miles
Glens Falls 100 miles
Lake Placid 98 miles
Montreal 205 miles
New York City 288 miles
Rochester 175 miles
Rome 52 miles
Saranac Lake 88 miles
Syracuse 95 miles
Tupper Lake 68 miles
Watertown 84 miles
Utica 50 miles