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Brookside Museum - Saratoga County Historical Society

6 Charlton St, Ballston Spa, NY 12020-1707
+1 518-885-4000
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So much potential

It is free, but alas lackluster. Took 8 year old grandsons on a half day from school, with the... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
everythingreen
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Greenfield Center, New York
Saratoga County History and more!

The Brookside Museum is also the home of the Saratoga County Historical Society. It was here that... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2016
parkstraveler17
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Malta, New York
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5 Nov 2017
“So much potential”
1 Jul 2016
“Saratoga County History and more!”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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6 Charlton St, Ballston Spa, NY 12020-1707
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+1 518-885-4000

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Reviewed 5 November 2017

It is free, but alas lackluster. Took 8 year old grandsons on a half day from school, with the challenge "find one interesting thing". That was a challenge! Great building, great space, great history. But. . . not much to engage in. Wonderful potential for...More

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Reviewed 1 July 2016

The Brookside Museum is also the home of the Saratoga County Historical Society. It was here that I discovered the book "Twelve Years a Slave" by Solomon Northup a once, local man, years before they made the acclaimed movie. While the building is small, it...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2015

The Brookside Museum offers a colorful source of local history. The museum offers books about town history and there are paintings from a local painting for sale. The Saratoga County Fair Grounds are located just up the road and the Fair runs during the 3rd...More

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Reviewed 7 January 2014

This is a small local museum with quirky and interesting exhibits. Its a nice place to visit if on a day to Ballston spa. It wont take all day as its not that big but if you like local history you will love this place.

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