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

Visit The Chapman Historical Museum

The museum, located in downtown Glens Falls on the southeastern edge of the Adirondack Mountains, features the hand-on history of everydaqy life in the DeLong house, the 19th century Adirondack photographs of Seneca Ray Stoddard, exhibits about the history of the Glens Falls area, a research archive and shop. 


Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday, Noon to 4 p.m.

The museum is open year-round, except for major holidays.



Adults: $5

Seniors (65+) & Students (with ID): $4

Children under 12: Free. 

Museum members receive free admission.

*This amount is suggested. Admission fees help support the museum's operations.  However, visitors are welcome regardless of their ability to pay.

Group Options

Group leaders can schedule programs both at the museum and offsite. Please call (518) 793-2826 to discuss options and pricing.

Our Mission

The Chapman Historical Museum presents the history of the Glens Falls - Queensbury community and its connection to the Adirondack region. By encouraging discovery, understanding, and appreciation of the region’s heritage, the museum provides perspective for the present and the future.

To accomplish this purpose the Chapman Historical Museum:

Museum Staff

Executive Director: Timothy Weidner
Curator: Jillian Mulder
Educator: Mikayla Ploof