ESAM reopened its doors on July 31st, 2020 after a 4 month closure in an effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. In step with guidelines from the New York State Department of Health and the Center for Disease Control, ESAM has developed a plan to ensure the health and safety of our visitors and staff.
Our hours have been slightly modified and we are implementing rigorous procedures for everyone's protection including face covering requirements, frequent disinfecting of exhibits and highly touched surfaces and readily available hand sanitizer stations throughout the Museum. Your health and safety are our top priority.
Hours: Saturday and Sunday: 10 am - 4 pm.
The Empire State Aerosciences Museum is a one-of-a-kind cultural resource located at Schenectady County Airport in the Town of Glenville, NY, at the site of the former General Electric Flight Test Center. Dedicated to interpreting aviation, particularly as related to New York State, the Museum offers visitors a variety of enjoyable and educational experiences, including interpretive exhibits, a spectacular collection of restored aircraft, the state's largest aviation library, as well as education programs.