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Address: 5368 Route 28, Emerson Resort and Spa, Mount Tremper, NY 12457-5318
Phone Number: 877-688-2828

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Good for a 4 year old

What a great place in a strange place. The 10 minute experience is wonderful for all ages..the store has some amazing pieces of art disguised as kaleidoscopes. We bought a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 13, 2016
Montreal, Canada
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Glens Falls, New York
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15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend and I stopped here on the way back from Queens NY. The staff person was very enthusiastic and friendly. The Kaleidoscope show is ok. I would not make it a destination in itself but it is in a nice little wayside place.The show was a little of a disappointment because it was digitized. The 'space travel' theme was... More 

Thank Octobertraveler31
Hamburg, New York
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247 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

Happened by chance to find the world's largest kaleidoscope. There is an actual show which lasts about ten minutes at a minimal cost of $5 per adult. My husband and myself were the only folks for our show so we actually laid down on the floor to view this show directly above us. Played to music, the show was a... More 

Thank Darlene K
Montreal, Canada
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481 reviews
120 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

What a great place in a strange place. The 10 minute experience is wonderful for all ages..the store has some amazing pieces of art disguised as kaleidoscopes. We bought a beautiful glass piece. Worth the 5 dollars. Children under 12 free. Beware the store!

Thank gorlinjay
Bronx, New York
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102 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

you either lie on the floor, or just look up at the ceiling while the kaleidoscaper does it thing, with music and voice over. ten minutes long, nice for kids

Thank bronxdoorguy
New York City, New York
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36 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

Fantastic. The store is amazing. Such works of art. The staff is super nice, and so knowledgeable and passionate about what they sell, and the worlds largest kaleidoscope, well, you just have to see it to believe it.

Thank ℜoberto S
Phoenicia, New York
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98 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

every single person will feel a piece of there childrenhood come back !!,the KaleidOscraper is unbelievable! IT is like reaching up and being able to touch a star in the sky! never ever will you ever experience this feeling in your life.If you had to pick one place in the whole word to take a child this would be the... More 

Thank Yardbunny
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180 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

We did the kaleidoscope 20yrs. ago and it was very enjoyable. This trip my neck/back wouldn't let me bend to the right position but my husband enjoyed it. The lady that was running the show was extremely sweet and accommodating.

Thank dinnerand
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77 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2016

The largest Kaleidoscope in the world was a unique and fun experience. The shop attached to the Kaleidoscope is also a fun experience with Kaleidoscopes of all sizes and description,

Thank arteach424
Kingston, New York
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43 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Awesome place! It is nestled inside a building that also contains a spa and some shops. The kaleidoscope shows run every ten minutes. There are seats that you stand up against, or you can lay on the floor for the show. My friend and I were alone for our viewing, so we opted to lay on the floor. The show... More 

Thank addiefifi
New Jersey
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88 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016

This sounds silly, but it is fun. Great for kids of all ages. Laying down may be awkward for some seniors or folks with disabilites, though

Thank Vince41

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