Great building and engaging history. Taking our own time after the tour was a good way of immersing ourselves in the history of the man, the building and the city, a very... read more
World's foremost museum of photography and cinema, located on the historic...
World's foremost museum of photography and cinema, located on the historic Rochester estate of entrepreneur and philanthropist George Eastman, the pioneer of popular photography.
Its holdings comprise more than 450,000 photographs; 28,000 motion picture films; the world’s preeminent collection of photographic and cinematographic technology; one of the leading libraries of books related to photography and cinema; and extensive holdings of documents and other objects related to George Eastman. As a research and teaching institution, the Eastman Museum has an active publishing program and makes critical contributions in the fields of film preservation and photographic conservation.