The New York State Museum is located at the Cultural Education Center, 260 Madison Ave., Albany, NY 12230 in the Capital District. The NYS Museum and the Carousel is free - donations are accepted.
From New York State Museum: The museum "serves the lifelong educational needs of New Yorkers and visitors through its collections, exhibitions, scholarship, programs, media and publications in science, history, anthropology, and art. The Museum explores and expresses New York State’s significant natural and cultural diversity, past and present."
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