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Champlain Valley Transportation Museum

12 Museum Way, Plattsburgh, NY 12903
+1 518-566-7575
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Wonderful

We visited the museum yesterday and it was so entertaining and the knowledge of our guide so... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Harvey D
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Montreal, Canada
Great Museum for all ages

We spend summers in Plattsburgh and the first summer we spent it there my husband- a car and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
augers
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Ottawa, Canada
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
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“tour guide” (5 reviews)
“hidden gem” (4 reviews)
“all ages” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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12 Museum Way, Plattsburgh, NY 12903
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+1 518-566-7575
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the museum yesterday and it was so entertaining and the knowledge of our guide so enriching! Me and my wife are classic US cars enthusiasts and it was worth the drive! We have been regular visitors of Plattsburgh and didn't know about this...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spend summers in Plattsburgh and the first summer we spent it there my husband- a car and history buff guy- decided to visit this museum. He talked about for days and days about it, he found it truly amazing to see such a wonderful...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible collection of transportation history. Wonderful tour guide. A must see. Fun and educational for all ages.

Thank Steven D
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c0rvette69, Director at Champlain Valley Transportation Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the kind words. It is our pleasure to share our collection with our visiting guests.

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Reviewed October 19, 2017

We came there because the weather was not very nice and we wanted to do a special museum while driving thru this city. We chose this museum and we were not disappointed : this is a beautiful museum. The entrance is cheap : $7 and...More

1  Thank yva l
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Reviewed September 23, 2017

This looks like a tiny place, with VERY limited parking, but once you get inside of their multiple buildings (these buildings used to be shops for the Plattsburgh base airmen to work on their cars), this is an amazing collection. Many of the vehicles in...More

1  Thank AndyV2011
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Reviewed August 15, 2017

This slightly crowded collection of cars and transportation artifacts will entertain people of all ages and interests. The guided tours are tailored to each tour group's interests and are loaded with details. The die cast collection is the most extensive I've ever seen in the...More

1  Thank reberascal
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Reviewed August 11, 2017

Four of us took a ride to Platzburg, NY this past week. We got there at 2 pm and were told the museum was closed. We were disappointed and started to go. Then Richard Soper, the tour guide said he would take us on a...More

1  Thank Marilyn T
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Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

I saw on the site, it looked small, when I arrived there, all the car are inside garage, but all in good condition and the staff explain everything, friendly, feeling great there, it was a army base before,

1  Thank tereence783
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Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

1 and 1/2 hour guided tour for only $6 each. Some unique vehicles, lots of very informative information. Highly recommended.

1  Thank mlhsfz
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Reviewed June 26, 2017

This tour is definitely worth the stop. At first I hesitated when I heard transportation/car museum but I thought I'd try it and was pleasantly surprised at how I enjoyed it. The tour guide was enthusiastic and interesting. Its located on thew grounds of the...More

1  Thank msm55
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