Did you know that coloring with crayons, markers, or even digitally has been known to reduce stress? Dream of a future getaway while indulging your creative side with our New York State coloring pages. Whether you want to imagine the views from an eagle’s nest or the state’s oldest lighthouse, color the state’s capital or a 100-year-old castle, make these New York attractions come to life with pencils, crayons, and markers! Click on the illustration below to go to a downloadable version of the image and print (for mobile and tablet, click on the link at the end of each entry), or use a computer program to color the pages, then share and tag your creations on social media with #ILoveNY. Explore your creative side until it’s time to visit these magnificent destinations. 

New York City Skyline (New York City)

A coloring page showing fireworks over Manhattan

From the Art Deco–style Chrysler Building to the new World Trade Center and its One World Observatory to the brownstone-lined streets to the Brooklyn Bridge and those iconic yellow taxis that connect it all, New York City’s skyline and streetscapes are both rich in history and ever-changing. While every day is full of “only in NY” moments waiting to be discovered, no other city in the world does New Year’s Eve quite like NYC. Though this year’s celebrations will be more local and socially-distanced, the lights of the city still shine as bright. Download and color in all the things that make you love New York. Click here for a mobile– and tablet-friendly download.

Niagara Falls (Greater Niagara)

A coloring page of Niagara Falls

Observe the grandeur of this epic must-see from the scenic Niagara Falls State Park, or take a closer look at the falls from the decks of the Maid of the Mist boat ride or the Cave of the Winds Pavilion. Download and add your personal touch to this wonder of the world. Click here for a mobile– and tablet-friendly download.

Olana State Historic Site (Hudson Valley)

A coloring page depicting Olana

Find yourself in a Persian-inspired fairytale with a visit to this grand historic home and its 250-acre estate full of natural wonders and picturesque views of the Hudson Valley and Catskill Mountains. Download and color in this Frederic Edwin Church-designed masterpiece. Click here for a mobile– and tablet-friendly download.

Saratoga Race Course (Capital-Saratoga)

A jockey riding a horse on a coloring page of Saratoga Race Track

Every summer, the Saratoga Race Course plays host to some of the world’s most important Thoroughbred horse racing events, including the famous Travers Stakes. Almost as exciting as the main event? The sea of fancy hats and trackside pageantry, as well as the myriad family-friendly events and amenities that create a festival-like atmosphere. Download and color in your pick to win the race. Click here for a mobile– and tablet-friendly download.

Wild Center and Wild Walk Eagle's Nest (Adirondacks)

A coloring page of the Wild Walk bird's nest

The Wild Center and Wild Walk in Tupper Lake is an indoor-outdoor immersive experience that guides visitors through the wild habitats of the Adirondacks, a publicly protected nature preserve that spans more than six million acres. Exhibits (currently accessible via virtual tour) include an indoor river with live otters, fish, and turtles. Download and color the Eagle’s Nest from Wild Walk, an above-the-trees exhibit that transports you through the forest. Click here for a mobile– and tablet-friendly download

Empire State Plaza/The Egg (Capital-Saratoga)

The Egg coloring page

The Egg is an iconic landmark in the Capital Region, rising above the Albany skyline. An integral part of the Nelson A. Rockefeller Empire State Plaza Performing Arts Plaza, the Egg is known for hosting live music performances. Until you can visit yourself to watch a concert or a performance, make your own art with our Empire Plaza coloring page. Click here for a mobile– and tablet-friendly download

Lake George Steamboat (Adirondacks)

Lake George Steamboat coloring page

Lake George is often referred to as the “Queen of American Lakes” for its stunning scenic beauty. Boaters aboard Lake George Steamboat Company’s Minnie-Ha-Ha, Mohican, or Lac du Saint Sacrement explore over 109 miles of shoreline and more than 300 islands during scenic cruises from spring through late autumn. Download and add color to your very own scenic cruise on Lake George. Click here for a mobile– and tablet-friendly download

Boldt Castle (Thousand Islands-Seaway)

Boldt Castle coloring page

Make this coloring page of Boldt Castle a fairytale scene. The Rhineland-style castle is imbued with mystery and romance, dating back to the 1900s, when New York City businessman George Boldt commissioned the structure, which was completed in the 1970s. Use your imagination to color in this magnificent structure and surrounding landscape. Click here for a mobile– and tablet-friendly download

Montauk Point Lighthouse (Long Island)

Montauk Lighthouse coloring page

The Montauk Point Lighthouse is the fourth oldest active lighthouse in New York State. Imagine that you're climbing the tower and enjoy a 360-degree-view of Block Island Sound, and color your own version and dream of a salt breeze and gazing out to sea. Click here for a mobile– and tablet-friendly download

For more coloring pages featuring New York State attractions, visit our partners at Oneida County Tourism, This is CooperstownVisit Schoharie County, Experience Cortland, Tour CayugaVisit Buffalo Niagara, and the Finger Lakes