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Notice: Carousel Closed for Repair

The NYSM Carousel will be closed temporarily for repair and maintenance. We apologize for the inconvenience, but the proper upkeep of this 100 year-old treasure will ensure its continued operation for years to come!

2018 Summer Programs

Summer at the Museum

Join us throughtout the summer with programs designed to spark creativity and curiosity and engage the whole family!

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A New York Minute In History

This new podcast series provides a rich audio experience that explores the story of New York State and the unique tales of New Yorkers. 

Focus on Nature XV

Call for Entries: Focus on Nature XV

April 15 - October 1, 2018
Calling all natural and cultural history illustrators! Submit your artwork to the biennial exhibition Focus on Nature.

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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July 18, 2018
July 19, 2018
July 25, 2018
July 26, 2018

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