Rochester, New York
General, History, Library, Military
We offer a detailed look at Civil War artillery and aircraft of WWII. In addition there are military items of all eras on display. We make extensive use of models and dioramas.
Kings Point, New York
History, Historic House, Military
The American Merchant Museum serves as a repository for the USMMA's extensive and valuable collection of marine art, ship models and nautical artifacts. The Museum's mission is to educate and inform visitors about the American merchant marine in a learning center for the regiment and public at large, to promote public interest in and understanding of our nation's merchant marine and to collect, preserve and exhibit historic items that represent our nation's rich seafaring heritage.
Plattsburgh, New York
General, History, Military, Specialized
We are dedicated to developing and operating the Battle of Plattsburgh Interpretive Center and War of 1812 Museum. In this effort we will collect, preserve and maintain appropriate artifacts and undertake a national education effort to publicize the significance of the Battle of Plattsburgh in the War of 1812 and our nation’s history.
West Point, New York
Culture, History, Historic House, Military
THE WARNER HOUSE
The lovely old house on Constitution Island was the home of the Warner family from 1836 to 1915. Susan and Anna Warner were well-known writers in the Nineteenth Century. Susan wrote The Wide, Wide World in 1850, which became a bestseller of its day. Anna is best known for writing the words to the hymn "Jesus Loves Me." The sisters taught Bible classes to West Point cadets for 40 years.
Garden City, New York
Children's, Culture, History, Military
For over a century, from the first flights by frail biplanes on the Hempstead Plains, to man’s walking on the Moon, Long Island has been on the leading edge of America’s aviation and space adventure. Long Islanders have helped transform aviation from a spectator sport to a major means of commercial transportation. We have also produced a large portion of America’s aerial arsenal in time of war.
Springvile, New York
History, Military, Specialized
The Echoes Through Time learning center is the ONLY Civil War museum in Western New York.
Glenville, New York
History, Library, Military, Science, Specialized
Dedicated to interpreting aviation, particularly as related to New York State, the Museum offers visitors a variety of enjoyable and educational experiences, including interpretive exhibits, a spectacular collection of restored aircraft, the state's largest aviation library, as well as education programs.
Batavia, New York
General, History, Historical Society, Military
Discover "The Birthplace of Western New York"
Explore our unique collection from the rich history of the Holland Land Purchase and Western New York State. Walk with us through the 1798 survey of 3.3 million acres now known as Western New York State.
Niagara Falls, New York
General, History, Military, Science, Specialized
Dedicated to preserving Western New York's rich aviation and aerospace heritage. Open to the public from April thru November. Private tours, corporate functions, veteran groups, youth group and school visit avialable by appointment.
Fort Johnson, New York
History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Military
Historic house museum; the home of Sir William Johnson (1715-1774)the British Superintendent for Indian Affairs.
Beacon, New York
Botanical Garden, History, Historic House, Military
Mount Gulian is a designated National Historic Site in the Hudson Valley of NY. It includes a restored fieldstone homestead colonial-era museum building, a historic "Dutch" barn, a heritage English garden, and 40 acres of open space, woods and a great view of the Hudson River.
Vails Gate, New York
Children's, History, Library, Military, Park
New Windsor Cantonment breathes life into the onetime Continental Army post housing 7,500 soldiers and 500 women and children civilian war refugees.
Saratoga Springs, New York
Fort Johnson, New York
History, Historic House, Library, Military
Old Fort Johnson is the original limestone house built by Sir William Johnson, Superintendent of Indian Affairs and hero at the Battles of Lake George and Fort Niagara. The Fort was home to William, Catherine Wisenberg, Molly Brant, John Johnson and family throughout the French & Indian War.
Crown Point, New York
Church, Culture, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Military
Located on a 500-acre farm, the Penfield Homestead Museum exhibits objects from daily life in the mid-1800s. A pond-side walking tour will carry you by the ruins of a nineteenth-century iron town and the Congregational Church where its workers and their families worshipped.
We are a regional historical records repository, housing genealogical files, maps, church records, and business records of the Crown Point Iron Company.
Schenectady, New York
Culture, General, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Military, Nature Centers, Park
Fishkill, New York
Archaeology, History, Historic House, Historical Society, Library, Military
A typical Dutch Colonial homestead built in 1732. The museum as artifacts dating back to the Revolutionary war. Also has local paintings. Events all year round.
West Point, New York
Art, Culture, History, Historic House, Library, Military, Park, University
As a department of the United States Military Academy, the Museum supports cadet academic, military and cultural instruction. Its collections include nearly all aspects of military history and encompass the history of West Point and the United States Military Academy, the evolution of warfare, and the development of the American Armed Forces. While only a portion of the collection is on display, all artifacts are available for cadet academic instruction, special exhibition and research.