The World Awareness Children’s Museum has been a NYS Designated Charter Museum since 1995 with a mission to inspire curiosity and foster understanding and appreciation of worldwide cultural diversity. Its collection is comprised of pieces from 140 countries including 8,000+ artifacts (fashion, musical instruments, dolls, toys and other objects) as well as 7,000+ pieces of international children’s art.
Art and artifacts are featured in the Museum’s hands-on learning space go! where children discover the world. These items are also used in educational programs and loaned to other Museums, businesses and institutions for display To visit the play space, or for museum hours or other information, please visit www.worldchildrensmuseum.org or call (518) 793-2773.
89 Warren Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801
161 Warren Street, Glens Falls, New York
Open Tuesday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sundays, noon to 5 p.m.
Have some fun while you experience firsthand the history of Glens Falls and the nearby Adirondacks. For the whole family - historic house tours, exhibits, and a museum shop. In downtown Glens Falls, minutes from Lake George. Summer 2015 exhibits: “Out to Work– Stories of Women at Work" and “Stoddard’s Camp Life in the Adirondacks.” Self-guided tours of the 1860s DeLong House also available. The Museum Shop features regional books, prints and affordable gift items. Admission: $5 adults, $4 Seniors, Under 12 free.
348 Glen Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801
Hours: Tuesday - Saturday, 10 am to 4 pm; Sunday, Noon to 4 pm