Samuel de Champlain Monument

Cumberland Avenue, Plattsburgh, 12901

(518) 561-0340Visit

A bronze monument dedicated in 1912 to the famous French explorer Samuel de Champlain. In 1609 he became the first European to explore this region and first to traverse the inland waterway, which was named Lake Champlain in his honor.  

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PO Box 310 |  7061 Route 9 | Plattsburgh, NY 12901 USA