Museums In Glens Falls NY

Glens Falls is filled with wonderful art and history! You can go visit the local museums, regional artists, and fabulous theaters to explore the local culture.

The Wild Center
Tupper Lake, NY
The New York Times called it "stunning". The Wild Center, including the brand new Wild Walk, its elevated trail across the treetops, is an all-day attraction. It includes 81-acres of outdoors, a 54,000-square-foot museum with movies and live animals,
Adirondack Museum
Blue Mountain Lake, NY
The Adirondack Museum, one of the largest museums in upstate New York, is the place for Adirondack visitors to deepen their appreciation for what's special about the region.
The Hyde Collection
Glens Falls, NY
Historic house and fine arts museum complex featuring works by European and American masters including Botticelli, Rembrandt, Rubens, Degas, Renior, Picasso, and Homer.
Slate Valley Museum
Granville, NY
This year, Slate Valley Museum celebrates its 15th year of exciting range of programs, exhibitions, and special events.
Chapman Historical Museum
Glens Falls, NY
Located in downtown Glens Falls, an hour north of Albany, near the Adirondack Mountains. The museum includes the restored 1867 home of the DeLong family, exhibitions about the history of the Glens Falls area, a research archive and gift shop.
The World Awareness Children's Museum
Glens Falls, NY
go! (the interactive exhibition space of the World Awareness Children's Museum) is a unique, fun, hands-on learning center in Glens Falls where individuals of all ages can interactively learn about world culture and art. Fantasy adventure roles too!
Marcella Sembrich Memorial Association
Bolton Landing,
Become involved in the Marcella Sembrich Memorial Association!
Adirondack Mountain Club
Lake George, NY
Adirondack Mountain Club (ADK) is a local nonprofit that focuses on conservation, education and recreation. Check the website for an updated list of events, activities and volunteer opportunities in the area.

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Regional Events

  • 6th Annual Winter Raptor Fest in Greenwich, NY
    Experience the wonder of flight when Friends of the IBA's 6th annual Winter Raptor Fest returns to the Washington County Grasslands on May 14 & 15. Exciting Live Bird of Prey programs introduce you to many of our native owls, hawks and falcons, including some of our most endangered species! This year's highlights include Adirondack Wildlife Refuge live wolf and coyote programs and Jonathan Wood’s The Raptor Project. Wood takes you on a raptor safari with the largest traveling collection of birds of prey found in the world! See and learn about more than a dozen birds of prey found on every habitat on the planet, from falcons and owls weighing 2-3 ounces to Bald, Golden and White-tailed Eagles with 7 - 8 foot wingspans!
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  • The Lake Theatre "Fun"draiser
    We invite you to kick off your weekend with some laughs while helping support us by attending our first ever “FUN”DRAISER. Join us for an evening of socializing, a silent auction, a live auction, a hilarious “garage sale” auction, a 50/50 raffle, a live performance of “SPONTANEOUS BROADWAY” by THE MOP AND BUCKET IMPROV TROUPE and a “NAME THAT SHOW” contest (with gifts to the winners) that will test your knowledge of our 49-year history.
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  • 12th Annual Tour of the Battenkill
    The 12th Annual Tour of the Battenkill is America's largest one-day Pro/Am cycling race. Cyclists compete over 65+ miles of rolling terrain on both dirt and paved roads as they travel through the world famous Battenkill Valley. Set in early spring, the race courses includes covered bridges, family farms, and rural villages along the many challenging backcountry roads that traverse Southern Washington County, New York.
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  • Glens Falls Memorial Day Parade
    From the Civil War Monument on Glen Street to Crandall Park Pond Glens Falls, NY
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  • LARAC June Arts Festival
    The 45th Annual Lower Adirondack Regional Arts Council (LARAC) June Arts Festival returns to Downtown Glens Falls' City Park on June 18 and 19, 2016. The June Arts Festival is one of the premier summer events in the southern Adirondack Region, drawing crowds of 20,000. The Festival features about 200 exhibitors offering shoppers a variety of products such as jewelry, home items, food items, fine art, textiles, garden decorations, etc- the event takes place rain or shine. The festival also includes not for profit booths, arts demonstrations, children’s activities, food concessions, and live entertainment by local musicians. The June Arts Festival is free and open to the public, 10 am-5 pm both days
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