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The Catskills Sights

Blenheim–Gilboa Power Project Visitors Center

  • Industrial Site/Mill/Factory

Updated 12/31/1969

Fodor's Review

Housed in a 1905 barn, the visitor center sits above the Blenheim-Gilboa pumped-storage project, which generates power by recycling water between two reservoirs. Hands-on exhibits explain the science of energy production; an enclosed porch overlooking the lower reservoir has exhibits of local fauna. Picnic tables are scattered between the historic outbuildings. Hiking trails lead to Mine Kill State Park.

Sight Information

Address:

Rte. 30, North Blenheim, New York, United States

Phone:

518-827–6121; 800-724–0309

Website: www.nypa.gov

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Daily 10–5

Updated 12/31/1969

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