Herkimer Home State Historic Site

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Herkimer Home State Historic Site

Herkimer Home State Historic Site is a historic house museum in Herkimer County, New York, USA. Herkimer Home is in the north part of the Town of Danube, south of the Mohawk River.


The site is north of the New York State Thruway.


The home was built in the 1750s by Nicholas Herkimer, who died there in 1777 from wounds suffered in the Battle of Oriskany. In 1834, the house was owned by Nicholas Herkimer's nephew, John Herkimer


Services and activities

Picnic area, Scenic views, Visitor Center, Tours, Re-enactments, Gardens, Hiking.