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Ogdensburg, NY

Visit Ogdensburg, New York

The City of Ogdensburg is located in St. Lawrence County at the upper left corner of New York State along the beautiful St. Lawrence River. It was founded in 1749 by French Jesuit missionary Abbe Francois Picquet to convert Native Americans to Christianity and turn them against the British. The final battle of the French & Indian War which handed control of North America to Great Britain was fought here. Ogdensburg, a port city on the St. Lawrence river, is home to Frederic Remington Art Museum that focuses on the life and works of the great American Western artist, Frederic Remington.

A Waterfront City

If you're keen to enjoy activities on the water, from fishing to boating to swimming, Ogdensburg is a great location to visit. It's also a great hub to visit Canada with the bridge just minutes from the city center.

Where to Eat, Stay, & Play

Where to Shop

Browse through unique, family-owned shops for handcrafted wares and artisan goods.

Check Out Ogdensburg's Local Shops

Where to Eat & Drink

Ogdensburg has a range of restaurants, eateries, cafes and bars with local and international cuisine options.

Browse Ogdensburg Restaurants

Where to Stay

Need a place to stay while visiting Ogdensburg? Check out these local options!

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Things to Do in Ogdensburg & Nearby Surrounds

Visit the Frederic Remington Art Museum

New Events All Year

Check out original sculpture, paintings, drawings and more. Don't miss the annual haunted house and summer BBQ's either!

Eat, Drink, & Enjoy the View

Waterfront Dining & Drinks

Try the local marina for lunch or dinner or grab something to go for a picnic with a view of the St. Lawrence River and Canada.

Walk the Maple City Trail

Suitable for All Ages

Walk along the St. Lawrence River and the Oswegatchie. Go as far as you like along the paved trails.

Shop Local Goods

Handmade Amish and Artisans Products

Check out Amish-made goods and artisan wares at Pickens Hall. They also stock fresh cheese curd and specialty chocolates made on site.

Helpful Resources

Ogdensburg Municipal Information

Find important information about the City of Ogdensburg.

Parks & Recreation Updates

Get updates about the latest recreational activities for public parks, arenas, and other related facilities and events.

Ogdensburg Visitor Center & St. Lawrence County Chamber of Commerce

Stop by the Ogdensburg visitor center for information about the city and St. Lawrence County.

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