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Roberson Museum and Science Center

30 Front Street, Binghamton, NY 13905
607 772-0660
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Ranked #4 of 16 Attractions in Binghamton
Type: Science Museums
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English first
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014 NEW

So this visit wasn't at the weekend, so some parts of the museum e.g., the planetarium were closed. The museum is in a new building connected to the old mansion previously occupied by the Robersons. On the ground floor there's a fantastic model railway, together with rooms showing art works. We decided to go up to the top floor and... More

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Roberson has lovely displays that change regularly. In our area, the Christmas tree display is probably most well known (and beloved), showcasing different cultural traditions. There are regular local and regional exhibits. The Roberson home is a beautiful facility. It's a great example of a regional museum.

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Indiana, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

The museum was great and the planetarium host was very good. He answered a lot of questions about telescopes

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Kirkwood, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This place is beautiful. A piece of the past, blended with interesting displays. At the holiday time, the Christmas trees are all over the place and individually decorated. They're beautiful!! The train room is wonderful!! You must visit!!

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Binghamton, New York
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6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Thank you to all who work to maintain and support Roberson Museum. A wonderful asset to the City of Binghamton, with an array of exhibits, holiday shows and swing dances, and community revelations throughout the year.

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Binghamton, New York
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27 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Every time I go to Roberson I discover something new. They are always changing their displays, so you never have the same experience twice! If you are here around Christmas time, you need to go to their holiday display! Christmas trees everywhere! Only downside is if one display is closed, it kinda ruins the effect because their displays are so... More

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Houston, Texas
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14 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

The Roberson Museum and Mansion has something for everyone. You start with a history of the area, including the Indian Nations. There is currently a prehistoric exhibit and one on the Civil War that includes interesting photos of historical figures of the time, as well as artifacts. The Fine Arts section is great, with several Salvado Dalis and a Picasso.... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We are members, so we go to the museum several times a year. There is always plenty to see and do. We enjoy the planetarium shows and the model train exhibits. The mansion is a must for anyone who loves Victorian houses. They always have great exhibits both permanent and temporary. The holiday tree display is a must. Check your... More

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Binghamton, New York
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26 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

it is a good place to bring your kids. lots to do and see. and the shop is always fun at the end. its been around forever and if you have never gone you have to go!

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Binghamton, New York, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Wonderful all year long, but they go all out for the International Holiday exhibit and the mansion is beautifully decorated and live musicians are entertaining. I can visit the mansion and museum over and over again and never get bored.

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