Visiting the Museum

The museum is open for its 57th season. We are located at 9097 State Route 30 in Blue Mountain Lake, NY.

Please note:
The museum will close early, at 3 p.m. on Friday, September 12, for event preparations.
The museum will be closed to the public on Friday, September 19, for event preparations.
Alternative "Hidden History" behind-the-scenes tours are available both days, from 11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Open May 23 to October 13
7 days a week, including holidays
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

"Museum Monday Nights"
in July and August:
Extended hours until 8 p.m.


Buy Tickets Online
Adults (18-61)$18
Seniors (62 and over)$16
Students with ID$12
Teens (13-17)$12
Youths (6-12)$6
Children (5 and under)Free
Active Military PersonnelFree

All admissions are valid for a second visit within a one-week period.

An ATM machine is located on the lower level of the Visitors Center.

Lake View Café

Visitors may enjoy fresh soups, salads, sandwiches, hot entrées, kid-friendly items, desserts, and fountain drinks while admiring the view over Blue Mountain Lake. Daily specials provide a taste of the season. Open 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. for snacks and drinks; full menu and hot foods 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.


We make every effort to ensure that all visitors have a satisfying visit. Wheelchairs, wheeled walkers, strollers, hearing assist devices (Auditorium only), wagons, and transcripts are available; electric scooters are available for rent.

Picnic Areas

For those who wish to bring lunch, picnic areas are available. The museum has three areas that can accommodate group picnics. Individual picnic tables, trash receptacles, and recycling centers are scattered throughout the scenic grounds.


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