Adirondack History Museum will host “Adirondack Salmon Fisheries,” a lecture by Donald F. Lee on Thursday, August 12th. The lecture will focus on the salmon species and salmon fisheries in the Adirondacks. [Read more…] about Adirondack Salmon Fisheries Lecture Thursday
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The internal stairway and frame of a new, temporary sculpture are taking shape outside the Adirondack History Museum in Elizabethtown, NY. A scaffold of thick, fresh-sawn local cedar from nearby Westport has slowly taken shape on a patch of lawn centered in front of the Colonial Garden. [Read more…] about Adirondack History Museum Welcomes Sculptor Randi Renate
The Adirondack History Museum in Elizabethtown reopened to the public on Memorial Day Weekend with new additions and exhibits. [Read more…] about Adirondack History Museum Reopens for 2021 Season
A historic exhibit marking the 100th Anniversary of the Hurricane Mountain Fire Tower is set to open on Thursday, August 8th, at the Adirondack History Museum.
Festivities begin at 5 pm with a reception featuring a local Hurricane brew from Ledge Hill Brewery, and tours of the new exhibit. [Read more…] about Hurricane Fire Tower 100th Anniversary Exhibit Opens
The Adirondack History Museum in Elizabethtown, NY, is starting a campaign to gather as many Adirondack 46er summit canisters as possible to incorporate in their Hiking the Adirondack High Peaks exhibit.
Canisters once dotted the summits of 22 peaks the 46ers designated as trailless. In the late 1940s, there were so many Band-Aid tins and other handy receptacles left on these peaks with hikers’ names in them, some not on the real summit, that the 46ers decided to put metal canisters and a register on the true tops on each of these mountains. [Read more…] about History Museum Seeks Adirondack Summit Canisters
The Adirondack History Museum has announced their annual Historian’s Day event has been set for Friday, October 12th, from 10 am to 2 pm. This years theme is “Researching Diversity in the Adirondacks” and will feature three guest presenters. [Read more…] about Adirondack Diversity Research Focus of Historians Day