Million Dollar Beach Site — Archaeological Excavations in the Village of Lake George, NY
The Million Dollar Beach Site is a multi-component archaeological site directly adjacent to the famous waterfront in the Village of Lake George. Limited excavations of the site toward the goal of better preserving it in place while maintaining use of the beach parking lot, road, and campground, are currently underway in a collaborative effort between the New York State Museum’s Cultural Resource Survey Program and the Department of Environmental Conservation.
Please check back to this page regularly for status updates on the project. As we expand this website it will include information on current excavations and laboratory analysis, interesting artifacts, research questions, the regional archaeological context, and more.