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Champlain Valley Transportation Museum

12 Museum Way, Plattsburgh, NY 129013
(518) 566-7575
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Ranked #4 of 17 attractions in Plattsburgh
Type: Specialty Museums
Most recent review
- Jun 9, 2014
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Montreal, Canada
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68 reviews 68 reviews
34 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

great cars in great condition, take the time to go. People are knowleable, there are trains, cars, boats, mini models enjoy

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Hunlock Creek, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

I went to the museum today and it was closed for the season. A person in a nearby office explained that heating the facility is cost prohibitive. It will open in May. Just about the time I will be in north country again. I will have something to look forward too.

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Plaistow, New Hampshire
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Great place! Very informative guide, and beautiful old cars. Well worth the stop................................

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Burnham Market, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

On the old US Air Force base in Plattsburgh who would have thought this gem existed? If wasn't for a rainy morning we would never have discovered this place. Richard our personal tour guide showed us around and took two very very informative hours explained about the exhibits, even showing the developments planned for children. They will especially like the... More

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Plattsburgh, New York
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Some beautiful cars and SOOO MUCH history to learn! Guides are as well versed in car history as the local history and its significance overall! Very impressed for a small museum in a small town!

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Petawawa, Ontario, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

We visited the museum and really enjoyed how knowledgeable the tour guide was. I think that this place is a must see if you are in the area. Will definitely recommend it to my friends and family to see. The fee was very reasonable also.

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Plattsburgh, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

Nice place to see old vehicles and the museum of model cars and trucks on display. Very interesting to see transportation from those years.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
34 attraction reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2011

We visited the transport museum with my family who i was staying with in Plattsburgh. Its a great place! We were given a guided tour and i must say we were very impressed with the tour guide - he knew his stuff and was very informative. The cars were beautifully restored and he gave information about each one. There is... More

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Plattsburgh, New York
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2011

The best things always start somewhere. I arrived with my family to the museum, hoping to give the kids something to do, as there is a lack of entertainment for children in the Plattsburgh area. Upon first glance, it is a sortof run down looking garage, with other buildings surrounding it, forming a sort of campus. On the windows are... More

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