Experience the adventure.

Discover the stories.

Connect with nature.

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Experience the story of the Adirondacks — yesterday, today, and tomorrow.

The Adirondack Museum tells the story of the region’s people and their unique bond with the wilderness. Come and discover how they lived, worked, traveled, and played. Learn about their rich tradition of progress and preservation. And see it all through interactive, hands-on experiences that bring the spirit of the Adirondacks to life.

Museum Hours

10am–5pm daily

Open May 20 through October 10


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Visiting the Museum

Upcoming Events

Nov. 25 – Dec. 18

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Holiday Headquarters

The museum’s Visitor Center is open Wednesdays – Sundays with shopping, holiday fun, free exhibitions, and more!

November 25

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Black Friday Sale

Start (or finish!) your holiday shopping at the Adirondack Museum Store!

November 26

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Small Business Saturday

A national celebration of local businesses, right in the heart of the Adirondacks.

December 3

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Members Only 30% Off Holiday Sale

Great deals for museum members to show our appreciation for your support!

Making a difference for generations to come.

This is a very exciting time for the Adirondack Museum. From enhancing the campus to transforming exhibition spaces, “For Generations” is not only the largest campaign in our museum’s 59-year history, it magnifies the stories of the Adirondack people in a way that has never been seen before.

The world’s greatest museums stay great because they change with the times — recognizing that visitors crave new experiences. With your help, the Adirondack Museum can take a giant step forward. Together, we can continue to tell the stories of the Adirondacks and influence future generations.
Your support will:

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