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Explore Culture & The Arts In Saratoga Springs NY

Whether you're a history buff, a regular theatergoer, or a fine arts aficionado, you're sure to love the arts and culture scene in Saratoga Springs! Below, you'll find area museums, art galleries, historic sites, and performing arts venues that you'll want to put on your list of places to visit.

Photo of Sawyer Fredericks at Caffe Lena
Caffe Lena
Saratoga Springs, NY
The oldest operating coffeehouse in the United States, Caffe Lena has been a Saratoga treasure since its inception in 1960. Listen to talented folk music, attend poetry readings, and rock out at open mic nights.
an audience on a lawn in the evening watching a concert
Saratoga Performing Arts Center
Saratoga Springs, NY
Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC) is one of America's premier arts and entertainment venues. Nestled in Saratoga Spa State Park, SPAC's stages host acclaimed programs in dance, classical music, jazz and opera as well as a popular concert series.
Adirondack Theatre Festival
Adirondack Theatre Festival
Glens Falls, NY
Adirondack Theatre Festival returns to Glens Falls for its 24th season of spectacular entertainment!
Park Theater sign and outside photo of building
The Park Theater
Glens Falls, NY
There's always something to do at The Park Theater, from Dancing at the Park to live concerts, musicals, and more. Experience astounding acts in a beautifully restored building right in the heart of Glens Falls.
a concert being performed under Luzerne Music Center sign
Luzerne Music Center
Lake Luzerne, NY
The Luzerne Music Center offers a robust season of exceptional performances in addition to the ultimate summer camp experience. This full music institution is dedicated to enhancing the musical talents of young people in a nurturing environment.
McCartee's Barn Fine Art & Antique's
McCartee's Barn Fine Art & Antique's
Salem, NY
Located in the quaint town of Salem, NY, McCartee's Barn Fine Art & Antique’s has everything to make your house a home!
the entrance walkway up to the Hyde House
The Hyde Collection
Glens Falls, NY
Based in Glens Falls, NY, The Hyde Collection is a historic house and fine arts museum complex featuring works by European and American masters, including Botticelli, Rembrandt, Rubens, Degas, Renoir, and more.
Saratoga Clay Arts Center
Saratoga Clay Arts Center
Schuylerville, NY
Have FUN and EXPLORE your creativity in clay! We provide year-round classes for individuals of all ages. Book an event, attend a class, or visit our gallery TODAY.
a woman standing outside a glass window for the feathered antler store
Feathered Antler
Saratoga Springs, NY
Owned and operated by artist Gretchen Louise Tisch, Feathered Antler is an Art Studio Boutique in downtown Saratoga that specializes in altered fashion and decor with natural inspirations. Her unique products range from painted clothing to wall art.
a variety of colorful and unique paintings and artworks on a wall
Saratoga Arts
Saratoga Springs, NY
Based at The Arts Center in downtown Saratoga, Saratoga Arts is a non-profit organization that focuses on promoting a year-round cultural environment in the region. They host art exhibitions, events, classes & workshops, live performances, and more!
The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery
The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery
Saratoga Springs, NY
The Tang Teaching Museum is a dynamic interdisciplinary center designed to explore areas of study through visual arts, presenting exhibitions and programs that draw unconventionally on varied media.
The overlook boasts a view of three mountain ranges.
U.S. Grant Cottage
Wilton, NY
U.S. Grant Cottage State Historic Site is the final home of Ulysses S. Grant, Civil War Commanding General of the U.S. Army, 18th U.S. President and beloved American public figure.
The Laffer Gallery
The Laffer Gallery
Schuylerville, NY
The Laffer Gallery is a contemporary fine art gallery and custom framing studio showcasing nationally and regionally recognized contemporary artists. Exhibitions ranging from realism to abstraction rotate every 4 to 6 weeks.
The exterior of Rodgers Island Visitors Center, a green building
Rogers Island Visitors Center
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.
Home Made Theater, Inc.
Home Made Theater, Inc.
Saratoga Springs, NY
Home Made Theater (HMT) is a non-for-profit theater company located right in Saratoga Springs, NY.
National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame
National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame
Saratoga Springs, NY
The National Museum of Racing conveys the history and excitement of thoroughbred racing, while the Hall of Fame honors the achievements of deserving horses, jockeys, trainers and Pillars of the Turf.
iTheatre Saratoga logo
iTheatre Saratoga
Saratoga Springs, NY
iTheatre Saratoga works to develop the next generation of artists and audiences through theatre productions, workshops, and more. The organization is headed up by talented theatre arts professionals and has welcomed notable theatre guest artists.
Make masks and memories at the World Awareness Children's Museum.
The World Awareness Children's Museum
Glens Falls, NY
The World Awareness Children's Museum brings the adventures and wonders of the world to your kid through interactive exhibitions, multicultural programs, and exciting events. Play games, hear stories, dance, shop, create a travel adventure, and more.
Ballston Spa Concerts in the Park Series
Ballston Spa, NY
The Ballston Spa Business and Professional Association is a group of businesses and individuals working together to make Ballston Spa a great place to work, live and visit.
Saratoga City Ballet
Saratoga Springs, NY
The Children's Museum At Saratoga
Saratoga Springs, NY
A wonderful museum committed to providing positive opportunities for children to learn about science, history, community living and the arts.
Proctors
Schenectady, NY
What began as a Vaudeville theatre in the early 20th century is now the Capital Region's destination for major Broadway shows, cutting-edge film festivals, exciting special events, and everything in between.
Universal Preservation Hall
Saratoga Springs, NY
Located in the heart of downtown Saratoga Springs, the Universal Preservation Hall (UPH) hosts a wide variety of private and public events, including concerts, performing arts, and more!
Local Actor's Guild
Saratoga Springs, NY
Theater group in Saratoga. Our goal is to produce theater that relies heavily on acting. We do small cast show and our home is the Dee Sarno Theater at the Saratoga Arts Center.
New York State Military Museum
Saratoga Springs, NY
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.
John McPherson
Saratoga Springs, NY
Tom Myott Gallery
Glens Falls, NY
Tom Myott captures the action and vitality of each subject. The canvas comes alive with a myriad of lush, vibrant colors. Loose animated strokes are the genesis of motion in his work.
Saratoga Shakespeare Company, Inc
Saratoga Springs, NY
The mission of The Saratoga Shakespeare Company is to enrich the cultural life for the residents and visitors of New York's Capital Region through the presentation of free, accessible, professional Shakespeare productions in Historic Congress Park
The Saratoga Film Forum
Saratoga Springs, NY
The Saratoga Film Forum is a not-for-profit arts organization that offers the film-loving community of our upstate region an opportunity to enjoy and discuss high-quality films and other electronic media productions at a downtown venue in Saratoga.
Opera Saratoga
Saratoga Springs, NY
Opera Saratoga is one of the great cultural assets of the region, producing a world-class opera festival every summer in Saratoga Springs, with guest artists from around the globe.
Adirondack Experience
Blue Mountain Lake, NY
Adirondack Experience, The Museum on Blue Mountain Lake features exhibitions about the Adirondacks in 24 modern galleries and historic buildings. You can explore topics ranging from logging to boating as well as enjoy hands-on activities.
Saratoga Springs History Museum
Saratoga Springs, NY
This award winning museum presents changing exhibitions, public programs, and serve hundreds of researchers annually on three floors of a historic 1870s gambling casino, designated a National Historic Landmark.
Saratoga Fine Art
Saratoga Springs, NY