Ongoing Events

The Adirondack Museum offers lively, engaging, and thought-provoking programs and activities throughout the season. There is something for everyone!

Programs and activities may be subject to change. Please call (518) 352-7311 to verify the schedule.

NEW - Guided Nature Walks to Minnow Pond

OFFERED: July 3 — September 25, 2014

Thursdays, at 11:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m.

Join naturalist Ed Kanze on a short hike along a historic trail to hidden Minnow Pond (additional ticket needed)

NEW - Children's Makebelieve Puppet Theatre

OFFERED: May 23 — October 13, 2014

Daily; 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Play the Arto Monaco way

NEW - Kids' Audio Tour

OFFERED: July 4 — October 13, 2014

Daily; 10:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

An audio tour by kids, for kids

NEW - Summer Yoga Sessions

OFFERED: June 26 — August 28, 2014

Thursdays, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m., in July and August

Stacey Steig leads vinyasa/ashtanga style sessions at the museum!

The Reising Schoolhouse

OFFERED: May 23 — October 13, 2014

Daily; 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Play games and make projects that Adirondack school children have enjoyed for generations in our schoolhouse activity center.

Victorian Lean-To and Platform Tent

OFFERED: May 23 — October 13, 2014

Daily; 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Explore and enjoy a lean-to decked out in 19th century fashion, and a platform tent with sitting porch and writing desk.

Feed the Fish

OFFERED: May 23 — October 1, 2014

Daily; 12:30 p.m.

It's lunchtime for our rainbows and brookies. (Not available Sept. 13, 14, 20, or 21.)

Old-Fashioned Wash Day

OFFERED: May 23 — October 13, 2014

Daily; 10:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Wash clothes the old-fashioned way.

Little Log Cabin and Tot Lot

OFFERED: May 23 — October 13, 2014

10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Young visitors can swing, climb, play and explore our Adirondack playground and child-sized cabin.

Boat Builder's Demonstration

OFFERED: June 3 — August 16, 2014

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m., Tuesday - Saturday

Watch as an Adirondack guideboat takes form.

Paddling on the Pond

OFFERED: June 20 — September 30, 2014

Daily; 1 to 4:30 p.m.

Propel yourself around the pond. (Not available Sept. 13, 14, 20, or 21.)

Artists-in-Residence

OFFERED: July 3 — August 31, 2014

Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays; July 3 - August 31

See working artists create original pieces inspired by the Adirondacks.

NEW - Artisans-in-Residence

OFFERED: July 7 — September 3, 2014

Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays; July 7 - September 3

Meet master artisans producing traditional Adirondack crafts.

NEW - Museum Monday Nights

OFFERED: July 7 — August 25, 2014

Extended Hours until 8:00 p.m. in July and August

Come later in the day and stay until 8 p.m., grab dinner here, or bring a picnic and enjoy the grounds before exploring all the exhibitions.

Monday Evening Lecture Series

OFFERED: July 7 — August 25, 2014

Mondays at 7:30 p.m. in July and August

An Adirondack learning tradition, covering a wide range of art, culture, and historical topics