Remembering the History of Glens Falls, Queensbury and the Southern Adirondacks



Programs & Events


Adult Programs


Stitch your favorite meme – or your own words! Use stencils or your own lettering. Add a bit of color with crayon tinting. Instructor: Patricia Dolton. All materials provided. Cost: $20; prepaid reservations must be made by Monday, May 20th....

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Talk: From Buildings to Green Space

5/29/2019  7 pm to 8:30 pm

Find out the complicated story behind "The Creation of Glens Falls’ City Park"Speakers: City Historian Wayne Wright...

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See an abridged video of the award-winning re-enacted 1900 State Suffrage Convention here in Glens Falls (presented live in October 2017), followed by a panel discussion with suffragist re-enactors. At Crandall Public Library Community Room. FREE...

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Talk: The Glens Falls Insurance Company

6/5/2019  7 pm to 8:30 pm

A Brief History of the company from from Building #1 to Building #4Members of the public are invited to share their memories.Discussion led by museum staff...

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6/12/2019  7 pm to 8:00 pm

Local actors will present interpretive monologues of characters from the city’s past, including Jonas Ordway, Polly Robbins, Augustus Sherman, James Sisson, and Helen Stoddard.   Additional performance on June 26, July 10 & 24More details to come.At the Chapman Museum. Free....

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Glens Falls Walking Tour

6/20/2019  6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Led by Chapman Educator Kim Harvish, our first tour of the summer will feature buildings in downtown Glens Falls, For reservations call the museum at (518) 793-2826.  $15/person...

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Glens Falls Walking Tour

7/18/2019  6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Chapman Director Tim Weidner will lead a tour of Warren Street.For reservations call the museum at (518) 793-2826.  $15/person...

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Talk: Great Fires in Glens Falls:

7/31/2019  7 pm to 8:30 pm

 Speaker John Ellingsworth, Ret. Assist. Glens Falls Fire Chief...

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Glens Falls Walking Tour

8/15/2019  6:00 pm to 7:30 pm

Architect, Bob JoyDowntown Glens Falls.For reservations call the museum at (518) 793-2826.  $15/person...

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Talk: Builders of the Past

9/18/2019  7 pm to 8:30 pm

Who Actually Built Glens Falls?Speaker, Bob Bayle ...

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