Fans of the famed painter and sculptor Frederic Remington will love this museum in Ogdensburg that’s dedicated to the artist’s life and work. Visitors can wander the halls of his former home—now an impressive gallery—where an entire lifetime’s worth of work is on display.
Well-informed docents unlock stories of Remington’s life, family and techniques during extensive tours of the museum. While paintings depicting the Wild West are among some of the most iconic Remington works, travelers say it’s the great bronze sculptures housed in this newly renovated museum that make for a truly memorable visit.
Frederic Remington Art Museum is located at 303 Washington Street in Ogdensburg, a short walk from Saint Mary’s Cathedral. It is open October 16 through May 14, Wednesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. and on Sundays from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. May 15 through October 15 the museum is open 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and on Sundays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.