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Women's History Month

Two Sides of Suffrage: Women’s History Month Programming Celebrating New York’s Suffrage Centennial

March 2018
The New York State Museum, together with local historical institutions, present the complex story of the Empire State's role in the Women's Suffrage Movement.

Steuben Cafe

Now Open! Steuben St. Cafe

The museum's new cafe on the 2nd Floor is open and ready for business, serving up fresh and healthy meals and snacks! 

Brainfood talks

Brain Food for the Curious: Short Talks at Lunchtime

This series of engaging 20-minute talks by museum scientists, curators and historians will "enlighten" your day!

Ice Ages

Ice Ages

This long-term exhibition explores both the landscape and animals of the Pleistocene, or Ice Ages, of New York.

Rendered view of museum renovation proposal

The State Museum is proud to share a master plan for the renovation of the Museum's galleries. The master plan calls for 35,000 square feet of new...

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