Adirondack Architectural Heritage (AARCH) is the nonprofit historic preservation organization for New York State's Adirondack Park. AARCH was formed in 1990 with a mission to promote better public understanding, appreciation, and stewardship of the Adirondacks' unique and diverse architectural heritage.
Host or Sponsoring Group for Experience
AARCH partners with a wide variety of hosts, ranging from private homeowners, to historians, to businesses, to offer a series of tours each year that explore the history, architecture, communities, and people of the Adirondack region.
Special Skills or Activity Level to be ExpectedEasy
Appropriate Ages for Experience
Tours are largely attended by adults only, but we welcome younger participants as well. Some tours will be more appropriate than others for a young audience.
Fees for Experience (if any)
Fees for tours range from $20-$55.
How this Experience is Distinctive and Authentic to the Character of the Region
AARCH offers an opportunity to experience the park in a way that educational, exciting, and truly unique.
For more information on AARCH tours and other activities, visit us at www.aarch.org