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Address: 5368 Route 28, Emerson Resort and Spa, Mount Tremper, NY 12457-5318
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great local foods, and fun stuff to see

stopped in to see the kaleidoscope, but was draw in by all the local, preserves, pickled veggies and old school candy. located at the emerson resort, there is no shortage of... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 6, 2016
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Since we stayed at the Emerson Hotel and Spa. We passed by the Kaleidoscope. The 10 min show was cool. The gift shop is great if you're in the market for an expensive Kaleidoscope. We absolutely were as we're planning our journey to Mars in the upcoming months.

Thank Dmitriy M
Brooklyn, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

Thankfully this was just a short stop along our foliage trip. Now we can say "we saw the largest kaleidescope" at $5 per person for a 10 minute 'show'. Add a star if you are totally fascinated with kaleidescopes or if you enjoy browsing through gift shops.

Thank EMK260
Orwigsburg, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

What's nice about this store is that you can experience a kaleidoscope many different ways, hand held plus larger exhibits.

Thank tavkat
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

stopped in to see the kaleidoscope, but was draw in by all the local, preserves, pickled veggies and old school candy. located at the emerson resort, there is no shortage of shops of all types. the array of 'scopes' is quite impressive. some being literal works of art.

Thank kdeed1
Shokan, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

This is a great place for children to see the stars and be able to hear what constellations are in our galaxy. It is a nice afternoon outing before the children go back to school. They also have a gift shop which is somewhat reasonable. Best thing to do is sit on the floor because you have to look up... More 

Thank sue k
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

This place I recommend to the young and to the old it is amazing causing great surprise or wonder astonishing shocking and breathtaking and more This is the world largest Kaleidoscope

Thank weepinbell65
Clinton, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

The KaleidOscraper was fun - a short visit but interesting. It was fun to take pictures through the kaleidoscope that was in the next room also.

Thank JanW29
Glens Falls, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016

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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5 of 5 bubbles 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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125 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles 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

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