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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. 

DH CADWELL Earth Science Workshop

DH Cadwell Earth Science Workshop

Registration Extended to June 26
This three-day, hands-on educational workshop from July 10 - July 12 will help earth science/physical setting teachers integrate learned knowledge with real-world geo-paleo experiences that can be applied directly into classrooms! 

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.

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! 

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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June 23, 2018
July 6, 2018

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