Things To Do
History of Islands
Facts about the 1000 Islands
There are 1864 islands between Oswego to Alexandria Bay to Massena on the US side.
Thousand island dressing was created in the 1000 islands, New York.
There are two castles in the area to visit. Boldt Castle on Heart Island and Singer Castle on Dark Island.
1000 island bridge connects NYS and Ontario, Canada.
Thousand Islands Bridge Authority (TIBA) owns Boldt Castle.
There are six lighthouses along the St. Lawrence River. There are two in the area to visit. Tibbetts Point and Rock Island.
The St. Lawrence Seaway connects the Great Lakes to the Atlantic Ocean and is the world’s longest inland seaway.