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Adirondack Museums/Galleries


Blue Mountain Lake:

Adirondack Museum - Route 30, Blue Mountain Lake, NY 12812. (518)352-7311. A complete museum complex with an emphasis on the Adirondack mountains. Exhibits are both indoors and outdoors. The complex is located on the slopes of Blue Mountain, overlooking Blue Mountain Lake. Open Memorial Day through Columbus Day, 9:30AM-5:30PM. Handicap accessible. Admission fee.

Bolton Landing:

Bolton Historical Society Museum - Lake Shore Drive, Route 9N, Bolton Landing, NY 12814. (518)644-9960. Local artifacts, photographs and antiques. Open Jul-Aug, M-Sa noon-5PM, M-F 7-9PM. Handicap accessible. Free admission.

Marcella Sembrich Memorial Association, Inc. - 4800 Lakeshore Drive. Mail Address: PO Box 417, Bolton Landing, NY 12814. (518)644-2492. Please refer to our new web site for details [still being adjusted]. Open June 15 thru Sept 15, since 1937, daily 10-12:30 & 2 to 5:30.


Alice T. Miner Colonial Collection - Route 9, Chazy, NY (518)846-7336. Exhibits include Early American artifacts. Museum is housed in period building (circa 1824). Open Tuesday - Saturday, 10AM - 4PM). Free admission.


American Maple Museum - Main Street (Route 812), Croghan, NY 13327. (315)346-1107 or (800)724-1242. Museum includes the Maple Hall of Fame. Open June through Columbus Day; Mon,Fri,Sat 11AM-4PM (Additional hours of operation during tourist season: Jul&Aug, Mon-Sat 11AM-4PM. Admission fee.

Crown Point:

Penfield Museum- Route 74, Crown Point, NY 12928. (518)597-3804. Local history and iron industry. Open mid-May through mid-Oct, daily 9AM-4PM. Free admission.


Adirondack Center Museum - Route 9, Elizabethtown, NY 12932. (518)873-6466. Exhibits include displays on early settlement of region. Open mid-May through mid-October, Mon-Sat 9:00AM-5:00PM, Sun 1:00PM-5:00PM. Handicap accessible. Admission fee.

Glens Falls:

Chapman Historical Museum - 348 Glen Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801. (518)793-2826. Fax (518)793-2831. Exhibits on southern Adirondack area, featuring Seneca Ray Stoddard photographs. Museum located in restored Victorian home. Gift shop. Open year round, Tuesday through Saturday, noon - 5:00PM (closed holidays). Handicap accessible.

Hyde Collection - 161 Warren Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801. (518)792-1761. Exhibit of private collection of major works of art. Includes paintings by Degas, Picasso, VanGogh and Whistler. Open year round, Tue-Sat, 10:00AM - 5:00PM (closed holidays). Free admission.

Keene Valley:

John Hudson's Adirondack Studio - Hcr1, Box 193, Keene Valley, NY 12943. (518)576-2019. Fine art and craft studio and gallery. Features original oil paintings by Adirondack Artist John Hudson, Crafts by Shirley Hudson., as well as a line of Limited Edition signed prints. Open year round, by appointment, or watch for our outdoor gallery listings.

Lake Placid:

Lake Placid North Elba Historical Society Museum - Averyville Road, Lake Placid, NY 12946. (518)523-1608. Memorabilia from 1932 Olympics and other sporting equipment. Exhibits housed in former NY Central Railroad terminal. Open Jun-Sep, Tu-Su 1-5PM. Free admission.

Lyons Falls:

Lewis County Historical Society/Gould Mansion - High Street, Lyons Falls, NY 13368. (315)348-8089. Exhibits featuring local (Lewis County) artifacts. Museum housed in Romanesque mansion (circa 1902). Open June through mid-October, Tue-Sat 10:00AM - 4PM (closed holidays).


Franklin County Historical and Museum Society - 51 Milwaukee St., Malone, NY 12953. (518)483-2750. Exhibit includes antique maps, country store, and furniture. Open Jun-Labor Day, Tu-Sa 1-5PM; rest of year Sa 1-4PM. Handicap accessible. Donation requested.

Old Forge:

Arts Center - Route 28, Old Forge, NY 13420. (315)369-6411. A complete art center, featuring exhibits, workshops, lectures, etc. Open year round, daily 10:00AM - 4:00PM (closed holidays). Admission fee.

Forest Industries Exhibit Hall - Route 28, Old Forge, NY 13420. (315)369-3078. Exhibits of forest and wildlife management. Open Memorial Day through Oct, MWSa 10AM-5PM, Su noon-5PM (Sept-Oct weekends only). Handicap accessible. Free admission.

Webb Historical Association - Crosby Boulevard (off Rte 28), Old Forge, NY 13420. (315)369-3838. Artifacts of early Adirondacks. Open May-Sep, TuWF 10AM-4PM, Oct-Apr 1-4PM. Free admission.


Clinton County Historical Museum - 48 Court Street, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. (518)561-0340. Exhibits highlight the history of the Champlain Valley, spanning a time period of 300 year. Open year round, Tue-Fri Noon-4:00PM, Sat 1:00PM-4:00PM (closed holidays). Handicap accessible. Admission fee.

Kent-Delord House Museum - 17 Cumberland Avenue, Plattsburgh, NY 12901. (518)561-1035. Exhibits housed in 9 rooms with period furnishings (circa early ninteenth century). Open March - December, Tue-Sat, Noon-4:00PM (closed holidays). Admission fee.

SUNY Plattsburgh Art Museum - Plattsgurgh, NY 12901. (518)564-2475. Meyers Fine Arts Gallery, Rockwell Kent Gallery. Open year round. Sa-Th noon-4PM. Handicap accessible. Free admission.


Riverside Train Station - Route 8 at Hudson River Crossing. Mail Address: POB 4, Riverside Station Road, Riparius, NY 12862. (518)494-7221. Riverside Train Station was built in 1913 by the Delaware & Hudson Railroad. The main station building now houses displays of local and railroad history. The station also has public restrooms, public phone, tourist information center, a gift shop and a snack bar. Open Daily from Memorial Day through Columbus Day. Weekends rest of May and October. Some areas will be open through Christmas for 97 season..

Saranac Lake:

Charles Dickert Memorial Collection - 100 Main Street, Saranac Lake, NY. (518)891-4190. Collection of works by master Taxidermist Charles Dickert, who practiced his craft in Saranac Lake in the early 1900's. His talent for mounting game in lifelike poses makes these animals seem to be alive today. The Museum is located in the Saranac Lake Free Library. Open July 4 through Labor Day, Monday through Friday 10am - 4 pm.


Hancock House - Moses Circle (Route 9N), Ticonderoga, NY 12883. (518)585-7868. Replica of the Hancock house in Boston, Massachusetts. Museum includes research library. Open year round, Wed-Sat 10:00AM - 4:00PM; additional tourist season hours July through mid-October, Mon-Sat 10:00AM - 4:00PM. Handicap accessible. Free admission.

Ticonderoga Heritage Museum - Montcalm Street, Ticonderoga, NY 12883. (518)585-2696. Gallery of local artists. Children's workshops. Open Jun 29-Labor Day 10AM-4PM (Memorial Day - Columbus Day weekends only). Handicap accessible. Donation requested.

Tupper Lake:

Goff-Nelson Memorial Library - 41 Lake Street, Tupper Lake, NY 12986. (518)359-9421. Art exhibits, crafts and quilt shows. Open year round, Mon-Thurs 10AM-5:30PM, 7-9PM, Fri 10AM-5:30PM (closed holidays). Free admission.