Beautiful Putnam County
Whether you’re seeking the majestic beauty of the Hudson River, gentle rolling hills, quaint villages, or the bucolic tranquility of farm life, Putnam County has a wealth of offerings for visitors seeking the best of the Hudson Valley.
Conveniently located and easily accessible to and from New York City, Putnam offers unexpected year-round attractions just an hour’s drive north of midtown Manhattan. Looking for outdoor recreational activities? Putnam has a range of possibilities – from swimming, hiking and golf on elite courses in the warmer months, to snowboarding and skiing each winter.
If you’re a foodie, you’ll be thrilled at how our innovative chefs transform fresh, local ingredients into superb artisanal dining offerings. Arts lovers will be drawn to Putnam’s numerous festivals, theaters, galleries, museums and music venues. And if you’re a history buff, you’ll find significant historical sites and well-preserved, elegant 19th century estates.
Check out the Department of Tourism website to learn of the countless exciting experiences you could have in Putnam!