The Hawkins Point Visitors Center, located on an island in St. Lawrence River, offers energy-related interactive exhibits and an observation deck with scenic views of the power project. Sitting on New York Power Authority land, the center features views of one of the state’s three astounding hydroelectric power projects. In this family-friendly site, visitors learn all about the infrastructure that helps this vast river provide power to the State of New York and Canada. Here, visitors truly experience New York culture, history, and beauty. The area surrounding the visitors center also offers plenty of attractions to be enjoyed.