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Amsterdam history

What a great way to view the Erie canal waterway and learn about the historical neighborhoods of... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Mark B
Amsterdam, New York
Pedestrian Bridge / Park across the Mohawk River

The riverfront park in Amsterdam is an attractive place with walking paths, benches, gardens and... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2018
Maura K
Hyde Park, New York
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

What a great way to view the Erie canal waterway and learn about the historical neighborhoods of "The Carpet Capital", Amsterdam, NY. The bridge leads you from the historical south side to the Amsterdam waterfront featuring a memorial portion of the 9-11 twin towers, a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mark B
Reviewed 1 August 2018

My practice is located at Riverfront center and it is a great place to do business.Other businesses are coming slowly here.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Hafeez R
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Everything is beautiful and very nice place to visit! the new bridge and the landscaping is very well done. There are places to stop and rest and sit, also to look into the river below. Allot of time and money has been put into making...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Claudia P
Reviewed 5 July 2018

When my daughter introduced me to this bridge for the very first time, I was in total awe with the beauty. What a beautiful idea and addition to Amsterdam. I am sure that funds could have been used for more important things, but if Amsterdam...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sherry J
Reviewed 3 July 2018

The riverfront park in Amsterdam is an attractive place with walking paths, benches, gardens and scenic vistas of the Mohawk River. It spans the river thanks to a newly added pedestrian bridge which acts as a linear park, full of planters and artwork as well...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Maura K
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Beautiful unique walking bridge along the Mohawk River. Free summer concerts in July and August on the weekends

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Born, raised in Amsterterdam, returned back after college to raise my son. Now much to do around here, but this place is a very nice start, hopefully will lead to more. Very nice view of river on a nice day. Great place for a walk...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Bob B
Reviewed 22 December 2017

We've been going to the summer concerts at the park for years. Now that the bridge is in place ,it's easy to walk back and forth to the restaurants on the south side or walk along the bike path. Nice playground for the kids and...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank KDFaustel
Reviewed 22 December 2017

From what it was to what it is now, is like night and day. The Amsterdam Riverfront and Pedestrian Bridge have now become the focal point of the former rug city. Each year the city and local organizations help to present a variety of entertainment...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Philroy2014
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

What a pretty, active, and happy place to visit. Lots to look at, many visitors, and friends to see. We walked, read every sign-learned A LOT we did not know about our home town. Went back for music and events in July and August as...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Wendy S
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Gabriella C
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Response from KDFaustel | Reviewed this property |
If you are asking about the kind that looks like a car that everyone pedals then no I don't think so. There is a place to rent kayaks just west of the walkway.