New York State Museum

Address 260 Madison Avenue
Albany, NY 12230
Phone (518) 474-5877
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Hours Tue.-Sun. 9:30-5, closed Mondays, Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year`s Day
Themes Arts & Culture, Canals & Transportation, Civil Rights, Colonial History, Immigration, Innovation & Commerce, Native Americans, Natural History, War of 1812
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The nation`s largest and oldest state museum, the NYS Museum hosts innovative exhibitions and programs that serve more than 750,000 visitors annually. The past comes to life as the Museum`s permanent exhibitions combine the expertise of curators, historians, archaeologists, geologists, biologists, designers, artists, paleontologists, ethnologists and other professionals to produce outstanding life-size dioramas such as the full-sized Iroquois longhouse. Many of the Museum`s exhibitions can be found online at www.nysm.nysed.gov.

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