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Empire State Aeroscineces Museum

250 Rudy Chase Dr, Scotia, NY 12302-7135
+1 518-466-7733
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Fun day

My almost 2 year old son has been obsessed with airplanes so we took him here today. He seem to... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2017
via mobile
A little dry

Maybe it's because we've been to a number of museums about flying, planes, etc. that I felt that... read more

Reviewed 28 June 2017
Suffern, New York
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250 Rudy Chase Dr, Scotia, NY 12302-7135
+1 518-466-7733
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

My almost 2 year old son has been obsessed with airplanes so we took him here today. He seem to have a lot of fun and most likely, we would be back here! Admission fee is cheap,this place has plenty of parking, nice lil gift...More

Thank nursejoan
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Maybe it's because we've been to a number of museums about flying, planes, etc. that I felt that not too much in this museum is too different. I found it to be a little dry. It IS about aviation history; however, the only exhibit which...More

Reviewed 8 April 2017

Fantastic collection of planes. Specially outside you can take a lot of pictures. magnificent exponents are there. Inside a little bit tight. Hangar could be cleaner, lighter and I hope to see those destroyed planes outside after restauration

Thank Marcin M
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Nice local museum devoted to the history of the airplane. Offers a variety of exhibits. Multiple opportunities for hands-on experiences. Be sure to bring the kids. There are two buildings to visit. The smaller building is devoted to the space program. For an extra fee...More

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 21 June 2016

Great place if you are REALLY "into" aviation and planes ..lots of info & displays and a big collection of planes outside. Not a great place to go if you are only mildly interested. Displays are old and kitschy. If you aren't thrilled with aviation,...More

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 14 October 2015

This small museum tucked out of the way by Schenectady airport is a place for airplane lovers. Located in two buildings and an outside area, there are many interactive displays dispersed among static ones. Outside are many planes and helicopters. Inside is the model of...More

Thank DZ07
Reviewed 25 July 2015

The Empire State Aerosciences Museum is filled with artifacts and displays that cover the history of flight. I especially liked the artifacts related to WW I and women in flight. My husband loved being up close to aircraft in the hanger and out on the...More

Thank smartcookie1916
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

We really enjoyed the museum. It's all about airplanes and their history, the innovators and accomplishments. The Amelia Earhart exhibit is really good. The Antarctic exhibit was too. The bombing of USS Arizona has large model submarine in one area that was very well done....More

Thank Ronald J
Reviewed 10 July 2015

This museum is set up in away that tells a story yet, gives you a look at history and artifacts of the aeorscience history. There were some amazing exhibits that you need to see for yourself. Different media was used to interest just about anyone....More

Thank yellowbirdVermont
Reviewed 27 April 2015

If you visit on a day when the cockpits are often you can sit in the pilots seat. There is a variety of static aircraft to see and it is worth the price of admission. The museum portion is very interesting for young and old....More

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