9. Boldt Castle
As a majestic addition to the 1000 Islands along the St. Lawrence River, Boldt Castle lets you step back in time to an era where stunning architecture reigned supreme. Construction on this timeless castle started in 1900, and nuances of that time period can be seen around every corner. From its majestic drawbridge to its entryway arch modeled after the Arch d’Triumph, Boldt Castle is the place to go in New York for a modern medieval experience. The oversized castle features 120 rooms, 365 windows and a history-rich museum on the first level. Whether you’re looking for an affordable family getaway, romantic weekend or a just a casual stop on an epic road trip, Boldt Castle is an experience you won’t want to miss.