9 / 11 Memorial
A memorial to the victims of 9 / 11.
Fallen, but not forgotten.
The City of Amsterdam is fortunate to have well over 25 green spaces and public parks for the residents and visitors to enjoy. These parks not only contribute to the lifestyle of the residents here but also distinguish Amsterdam from other communities in the area.
The City of Amsterdam owns and operates an Olympic sized swimming pool from late June through late August for residents and visitors to use at their leisure.
Mohawk Valley Gateway Overlook Bridge
Dedicated on August 31st, 2016 by New York State Lieutenant Governor Kathleen Hochul, accompanied by Congressman Paul Tonko (the main proponent of the project), the bridge was the culmination of over a decade of planning, funding, design, and construction.
Municipal Golf Course
Since 1938 residents in the City of Amsterdam have had the luxury of a beautiful golf course. Designed by legendary golf course designer Robert Trent Jones, Sr. Residents can enjoy an beautiful 18 hole golf course right in the city.
Museums & Libraries
Amsterdam has a rich heritage that spans almost 150 years. The arts and culture are a big part of our community, and available locally are several libraries, museums as well as historical sites to visit.
The City of Amsterdam offers many beautiful trails for residents and visitors to use and enjoy all throughout our community. From scenic walks along and over the river on the MVGO & Riverlink Trail to a pedestrian friendly nature walk along the Sassafrass trail and many more!
The City of Amsterdam offers many extracurricular youth sports programs, including: football, cheerleading, baseball, girls softball and youth soccer.