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Roberson Museum and Science Center

30 Front St, Binghamton, NY 13905-4704
+1 607-772-0660
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Roberson Museum and Science Center is Binghamton's largest year-round tourist attraction. Take a walk back into the Gilded Age by touring the Roberson family mansion, or see a show in the Digital Planetarium and rotating exhibitions. There's so much to explore, from the habitats in and around the Binghamton area in the NatureTrek exhibit to our changing art installations. Come take a walk through our museum. Roberson is also home to the Binghamton Visitor Center.
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  • Average5%
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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30 Front St, Binghamton, NY 13905-4704
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+1 607-772-0660
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"christmas tree"
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"train layout"
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"annual christmas"
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"trees decorated"
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"model railroad"
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"train room"
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"interesting exhibits"
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"local organizations"
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"something for everyone"
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"local history"
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"local area"
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Reviewed June 13, 2018

Roberson Museum and Science Center is a local treasure. The Roberson Mansion is a beautiful example of early 1900's architecture and lifestyle. The history of the Roberson's is an important part of Binghamton history and touring through the mansion is fascinating. The attached Science Center...More

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Reviewed June 12, 2018

this is an execllent fun, learning place to go. so much history and kowledge all stored up here in this house. it is excellent place to visit with kids. it is a whole day of learning fun for young and old. beautiful home inside.

Thank Nancy P
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

This museum just opened a type of nature/wildlife indoor exhibit called Nature Trek that makes you feel like you are outdoors. There are animals native to our area- taxidermy, in simulated habitat with descriptions. Upstairs for adults, beautiful wildlife photos, with captions explaining how the...More

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Reviewed February 26, 2018

We anticipated that this would be a good experience and we were right. From an extensive model train exhibit to a photo exhibit from National Geographic (temporary) the museum was worth the time. We came back a second day to view the mansion which was...More

Thank RayMargeson
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Reviewed December 18, 2017

After living in this area for over 26 years I finally visited the museum and mansion for their Christmas tree displays. I was very impressed with the trains, artwork and all of the wonderful Christmas trees. We took a leisurely tour of the attached mansion...More

1  Thank deeleft
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Reviewed December 7, 2017

I went to an exhibit opening here in November and they had just had the place decorated for the Christmas holiday. It was their annual Christmas tree decorating. There are several dozen beautiful trees decorated to represent either the companies that decorated them, or in...More

Thank Maxwell B
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Reviewed December 4, 2017

We visited with a group of seven on Black Friday, much better way to spend our time and money. Our goal was the planetarium show which gave us the background story to the Christmas star and more. Best thing was the Christmas trees. We had...More

Thank Linda M
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Reviewed October 3, 2017

I frequent Roberson fairly often. The exhibits are always good, and the mansion itself is worth the trip. The "Christmas Tree Forest" has been a favorite of mine since childhood. I highly recommend it. There's always something good going on!

Thank 883r
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Reviewed September 17, 2017

Worth the trip to view the museum and see how the wealthy lived at the turn of the century. House was built in 1907.

Thank Marty J
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Reviewed September 15, 2017

Well maintained and interesting facility. Our favorite was the mansion section--great spot for a wedding reception! Waited for a while at the front door--found out the entrance is only at the back.

Thank NYLadyDi2
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