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National Museum of Dance & Hall of Fame

99 S Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-4501
+1 518-584-2225
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Got to Dance

What fun. We entered the museum and took a "self-guided" tour of athletes and how sports and dance... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Massapequa, New York
My Daughters Wedding

Jo at the Dance Museum inspired my daughter to have her wedding ceremony and reception there! The... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Rockville Centre, New York
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Museum solely dedicated to American professional dance featuring the permanent exhibition of Mr. & Mrs. Cornelius Vanderbilt Whitney Hall of Fame, which recognizes those who have influenced America's dance heritage.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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99 S Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866-4501
+1 518-584-2225
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

What fun. We entered the museum and took a "self-guided" tour of athletes and how sports and dance are similar. There was Gene Kelley with Mickey Mantle; Gene Kelley throwing a football with a football star; Gene Kelley with a famous golfer, famous basketball player,...More

Thank KCB5122
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Jo at the Dance Museum inspired my daughter to have her wedding ceremony and reception there! The foyer is a beautiful space for a ceremony and we are doing a tent in the courtyard

Thank annewhalen
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

My kids are dancers and stopped by while exploring the nearby state park. In so glad that we did. This small museum is extremely well done. The kids interactive area was a family hit. The sports dancing exhibit was a best surprise. We loved seeing...More

Thank Ruth M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

I went there for my nephews wedding and it was beautiful. From the outside to the inside spotless and well manicured. A perfect spot to get married in.

1  Thank jeannine130
Reviewed 7 August 2017

If you really like dance, this museum is worth it. Otherwise, I recommend skipping it. What we liked best were film clips of dances from movies but you can see those on the internet.

1  Thank Jonathan R
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Passed by museum a number of times, finally stopped. What an interesting place and even had an opportunity to take in a play by the local children.

Thank Katherine L
Reviewed 23 July 2017

What a surprise to come upon the National Museum of Dance & Hall of Fame. It exquisitely reflects the visual as well as the athletics and art of dance; surprised at seeing video going back to 1895 of dance. All the dance legends are represented...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

This museum isn't large, but there's plenty to see. There are exhibits featuring shoes, costumes, photos & film clips. Tuesdays admission is free. I particularly enjoyed the current Gregory Hines exhibit that's there now, as well as the room all the way to the right...More

Thank Ileen R
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit to the museum, and once again my daughter who is now 10 loved the history of ballet. She also enjoyed the children's area where she could run around and play after touring the museum! We will continue to make this...More

Thank Jktchorne
Reviewed 13 July 2017

My daughter and I toured the museum today. We enjoyed ourselves. The exhibits on the Dancing Athlete, Dancing in Movies, Gregory Hines were very informative. The costumes were beautiful. I'm glad we came to visit.

Thank blackyjwm
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Nancy B
16 June 2016|
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Response from tgdg0806 | Reviewed this property |
I really don't know. It was a quite place to visit. No one was there. We visited during the week (Tuesday). It was very nice. It's in the Saratoga Springs park. While there you should tour the Springs. They have a very... More