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Fantastic Museum, great location, friendly volunteers to assist in answering questions

Fantastic Museum- so many interesting things to look at, read about, and discover. Great location... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jay h
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Peyton, Colorado
Well Worth A Visit

The exhibits are outstanding and trace NYS military history, in particular, through the Viet Nam... read more

Reviewed August 29, 2018
Holly L
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Fantastic Museum- so many interesting things to look at, read about, and discover. Great location - beautiful building, easy access and parking. Friendly volunteers to assist in answering question- they are passionate about helping to educate those who want to learn.

Thank jay h
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum is free so that's a bonus and worth the stop. It focus on NY involvement in US conflicts from the revolutionary war to WW. II. It's not big but it is free. The entire exhibition probably needs 30 to 45 minutes to appreciate...More

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Reviewed August 29, 2018

The exhibits are outstanding and trace NYS military history, in particular, through the Viet Nam war. They don't glorify conflict but put it in context, using with photos, videos, & examples of uniforms, medical care, transportation & daily life.

Thank Holly L
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Great little museum. Scavenger hunt for kids to follow along for each exhibit. No admission cost, donations accepted. Well kept museum - exhibits were very informative.

Thank Fraana
Reviewed August 27, 2018

My sons loved this museum. Now, they understand what wars means. They realized how much sacrfices soldiers must live. It's a great place to educate kids and it's more effective than books. They asked me to come back. So...it means a lot.

Thank raymondnat
Reviewed August 7, 2018

When in Saratoga Springs if you have a couple of hours take the time to see this museum. From the 1700’s to today, they have something for everyone. Great displays.

Thank edgelea21
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Learned so much about NY State and its involvement with all the wars. AND a real history lesson of each war and the USA and each country involved. So very interesting and informative.

Thank ssandbob
Reviewed July 1, 2018

we had a great time visiting this Museum, I would highly recommend this Museum lots to see, there is so much history here, make sure you visit the store as well, I got some great items there.

2  Thank DrJameson
Reviewed June 24, 2018

The exhibits, arranged by time period into separate alcoves, with informative cards and thoughtfully arranged presentations bring the visitor into the life and times of members of the military throughout time. The addition of personal identification of users of the artifacts adds an amazing touch.

1  Thank smmb66
Reviewed June 17, 2018

If you are a military buff this is the place for you. Revolutionary War all the way through WWII. Korea and Viet Nam displays will be ready shortly

1  Thank Kenneth F
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Response from Rich S | Reviewed this property |
I don't know for sure. I would call ahead. The staff is very friendly and helpful though.
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