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Antique Boat Museum

750 Mary St, Clayton, NY 13624-1119
+1 315-686-4104
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Boat lovers, don't miss this!

Six buildings at the water's edge provide the perfect setting for these historic, antique boats. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
uffels
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Staatsburg, New York
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antique boats

was so cool to see all the antique boats. Was able to go on board on some and see sleeping... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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This museum houses an impressive collection of wooden sea vessels.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“on display” (18 reviews)
“guided tour” (11 reviews)
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750 Mary St, Clayton, NY 13624-1119
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+1 315-686-4104
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Six buildings at the water's edge provide the perfect setting for these historic, antique boats. We started our personal tour by watching a short informative video on the museum. All types of antique wood boats are represented here--power boats, sail boats, canoes... Most have been...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

was so cool to see all the antique boats. Was able to go on board on some and see sleeping quarters. showed how to restore boats. very interesting to see all the old boats and motors

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we found this online, wanted to stop & explore. Thinking that we would be in & out of here in an hour. We were here for double that time ! What an amazing collection ! We are boat enthusiasts, having lived in lakeside areas...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We have visited the Antique Boat Museum the the past and it's a must see when you're in the area. This is Internationally renowned collection of boats and memorabilia. Their annual show in August is a great event and draws boats from all corners of...More

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Reviewed 30 November 2017

Really enjoyed getting to board these classic boats, learning more about the history of boating on the St. Lawrence and in the Adirondacks.

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

If you like old boats, you will fall in love here. The museum is great. Nice staff. You can also arrange to ride in one of the old boats. Everything is clean, well displayed and beautifully maintained. This is a must do if you are...More

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Reviewed 5 October 2017

This Antique Boat Museum is a bit "out of the way" when traveling to the Main Attraction places in this 1000 Island region, but it is most definitely worth the short detour! Our group of 8 stayed in Alexandria Bay, which is a short 10...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

This is a terrific museum. There are lots and lots of early to mid 20th century boats, both pleasure boats and speed boats. Nothing really old but what there is is a delight. A lot of polished mahogany runabouts from the 1920s. Gorgeous to look...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2017

If you admire wooden boats, this is the largest collection of wooden boats, of every description I have ever seen in one location. Unbelievably beautiful old wooden boats, from canoes, skiffs, speed boats, sail boats, ice boats, and of course the beautiful La Duchesse built...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

A great collection of boats from ice boats to speed boats and cruisers. The beauty and craftsmanship of the old wooden boats is amazing. If you like boats from earlier days this is the place

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$14 unless you are a senior. Then $12.
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The close right after Columbus Day week end
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