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Saratoga Springs Area Museums

Residents and visitors alike enjoy the many museums in and around Saratoga. 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 what you're looking for in at least one of Saratoga's many museums.

the entrance walkway up to the Hyde House
The Hyde Collection
Glens Falls, NY
The Hyde is one of the Northeast's exceptional small art museums with distinguished collections of European and American art. The Hyde offers a packed schedule of events that help visitors to experience art in new ways.
Two women in a museum gallery view panels of framed artwork
The Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery
Saratoga Springs, NY
The mission of the Frances Young Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College is to awaken the community to the richness and diversity of the human experience through the medium of art.
five kids holding homemade masks over their faces
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.
exterior of grant cottage, a mustard colored building with dark green shutters and dark brown accent trim
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.
Hall of Fame Gallery P24
National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame
Saratoga Springs, NY
The new Hall of Fame Education Experience is opens this summer!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.