Residents and visitors alike enjoy the many learning centers and Saratoga museums. In and near Saratoga NY, you'll find museums for art lovers, history buffs, even car enthusiasts! There's a wonderful interactive Children's Museum and one devoted entirely to dance. And, what would a visit to Saratoga Springs be without a trip to the National Museum of Racing or Yaddo Gardens? Whether your cultural tastes bring you to an eclectic collection of bottles or a pint-sized diner for making pretend meals, you will find visiting the many museums in Saratoga.
Fort Edward and Rogers Island have been a great place for people to live for thousands of years. When you step inside the Visitors Center you will see exhibits on early native Americans, the French and Indian War and the Revolutionary time period.
The New York State Military Museum and Veteran's Research Center houses the state's collection of more than 10,000 military artifacts, some dating back before the Revolutionary War. Open 10 am to 4 pm, Tuesday through Saturday. Admission is free.