Become a member of The New York State Military Museum!

The Friends is a private, nonprofit organization that helps to support the New York State Military Museum in its efforts to tell the story of New York's rich military history and the service and sacrifice of its citizens from the colonial era to today.

Your membership dues directly contribute to the many public and educational programs the Military Museum offers throughout the year and supports new exhibit development, the ongoing care of its historic collection, and public access to its important library and archival material - all available for free.

We offer memberships for individuals, veterans, historical organizations, and corporations.

All of the following membership packages include:

  • Membership card
  • Invitations to special presentations and lectures
  • Museum store discounts of 15 percent on all purchases
  • The Friends  E-Newsletter

Active/Veteran Military Membership

This membership is available to all current active duty military members and veterans.

Price is $25.00 for a 1-year membership.

Members are eligible for a 15% discount for items purchased at our museum store.

Members will be updated on scheduled events and will receive our newsletters.

Individual Membership

Price is $30 for the entire year.

Members are also eligible for a 15% discount for items purchased at our museum store.

Members will be updated on scheduled events and will receive our newsletters.



Patriot Membership

This is our ultimate membership package.

Price is $100 for the entire year.

Business Membership

This is our membership package for corporate sponsorship.

Price is $250 for the entire year.

Night at the Brewseum

Night at the Brewseum

Our 6th annual craft beer, wine and food tasting event is Friday, April 21st, 2017, 6:00pm to 9:30pm at the NYS Military Museum on Lake Ave in Saratoga Springs, NY.

Tickets are $40 pre-sale and $45 day of the event or at the door(if available). Tickets for members of the Active Military (with proper ID) are $30, and Non-drinker tickets are $25. Tickets can be purchased on-line. A limited number of tickets are available at the NYS Military Museum Gift Shop. Tuesday thru Saturday 11:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Our event features beers and ciders from local and regional craft brewers, great wines and a variety of delicious foods from local restaurants. Everything is included in the ticket price. A list of our participating vendors will be included here as we get closer to the event.

Night at the Brewseum benefits local sight, hearing, diabetes, and youth programs supported by the Saratoga Springs Lions Club; and the military history and outreach programs of the Friends of the NYS Military Museum.

Purchase Tickets Here

Museum Hours

Tuesday - Saturday | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm (Closed Sunday & Monday)

Research Center Hours

Appointments are required.
Tuesday – Friday | 11:00 am to 4:00 pm

The museum is closed on
all New York State & Federal Holidays.

61 Lake Avenue
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
(518) 581-5100

Museum Store
(518) 226-0490

Due to staffing concerns the museum
can no longer accept telephone inquiries.


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The museum floor is completely accessible for people using wheelchairs.

There is no admission charge to visit the museum or any of the exhibits.

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