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Facebook Live Field Trips to the New York State Museum

Tuesdays, Wednesday, Thursdays at 1:00 p.m.

Join us for our "Facebook Live Field Trips to the New York State Museum" every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday at 1:00 p.m. (EDT). Visit with NYSM educators, scientists, and historians as they take you behind the scenes of some of the museum's exhibits and collections to highlight cool finds and facts from New York State!

Our Live Field Trips can be viewed from the NYSM Facebook page: If you don't automatically see the video at 1:00 p.m., continue to refresh the page until it appears (usually within 2-3 minutes).

Visit: for a list of upcoming topics.


NYSM YouTube Channel

Can't connect to Facebook? No problem! Facebook Live Field Trips to the New York State Museum are now available on demand from our YouTube channel anytime after 3:00 p.m. on the day of filming. 

NYSM YouTube Channel:

Be sure to explore the NYSM YouTube channel to view several other categories of educational content highlighting the varied research, collections, and events that take place at the New York State Museum. 


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