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Interesting Place

I found this museum trying to find something new for myself and my 4 year old. This is a very... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
Albany, NY
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fun surprise

Stopped here based on a book of best off the beaten path places to go. it was a nice surprise... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
Allan P
New York Mills, New York
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I found this museum trying to find something new for myself and my 4 year old. This is a very small facility but is packed with so many different types of bottles. The docents are younger, but full of enthusiasm and knowledge. I like the...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2018

Stopped here based on a book of best off the beaten path places to go. it was a nice surprise. the museum is free and you can either walk around yourself or one of the guides would walk you though it. I took the guided...More

Thank Allan P
Reviewed 28 April 2018

This is a great museum to stop in and see if you are in the Saratoga region. They have a superb collection of old bottles as well as an explanation about bottle molds and glass-blowing. One of the employees named Gary was awesome in explaining...More

Thank bravefilius
Reviewed 27 November 2017

Mr. Moeller was very nice and told lots of WONDERFUL stories, Pirates of the Caribbean will never be the same. The gallery was beautiful and the uranium bottles were lit (pun intended). I have never seen somebody so enthused about bottles my entire life and...More

Thank ilovebottles
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Looking for an activity for 8 1/2 yr. old boys, we went. What a treasure! Take the tour, great information and lovely bottles to view. Who knew there was such a variety in bottles/containers? Learn what the rare colors are. Learn the variety of ways...More

Thank everythingreen
Reviewed 2 October 2017

The passionate Bottle Museum representative will blow you away with his enthusiasm and interest in bottles. You will receive a bottle-gift upon entering, and will learn as much as you wish about the process changes that have evolved over time. It is amazing to discover...More

Thank LarryLee F
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

I have visited the bottle museum over a dozen times but I always discover new bottles or stoneware and learn something interesting each time I go. The people are very knowledgeable and helpful in answering any bottle or Stonewall related questions. It is very enjoyable...More

Thank D4328UVjohns
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

A lovely, colorful variety of bottles. Easy access on Main Street of a sweet, small town atmosphere with other cute shops around. Friendly people to give extra information. Upstairs is housed a gallery of paintings by local artists. Worth the stop!!!!

Thank 401cottagegirl
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Originally we came for the art exhibit upstairs and while we were there we checked out the bottles - lots of cool history and nice displays of different kinds of bottles and other glass objects. For a $5 donation you get to pick a mystery-wrapped...More

Thank bluesmama11
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The history of bottles is pretty much the history of humankind, at least since glass was discovered. I never thought I would enjoy walking around this small museum, but it was worth the time spent there. I personally know Gary, the museum director, but until...More

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23 August 2016|
Response from cjhenry | Reviewed this property |
They don't charge a fee but have a large bottle in which you can leave a donation.