Visiting the Museum

The museum is closed for the regular season.

Please click here for information about special winter-time events and programs.

We will open for our 59th season on Friday, May 20, 2016.


Open in 2016:
May 20 to October 10,
7 days a week,
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.,
including holidays.


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Adults (18-61)$18
Seniors (62 and over)$16
Student 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 in the Visitors Center.

Lake View Cafe

Visitors may enjoy fresh soups, salads, sandwiches, hot entrees, 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.


Free Wi-Fi service is available in most areas throughout the campus during our open season.


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