Scouting and Guiding Museums
   
United States - New York
   
Name Bear Mountain State Park Historical Museum
Map Google Maps
Description Collection includes Dan Beard memorabilia including his patches, medals, uniforms and a recreation of his library, photos, and sketches.
Address Trailside Museums & Zoo
 
 
City Bear Mountain
State/Province New York
Zip/Postal 10911
Country USA
Contact Barbara Thomas
Phone 845-786-2701, extension 293
Email barbara.thomas@oprhp.state.ny.us
Fees Fee charged
Hours Daily 10 AM - 4:30 PM
Website http://www.bearmountainzoo.org 
   
Name Camp Boyhaven Scouting Museum
Map Google Maps
Description Owned by Twin Rivers Council
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City Middle Grove
State/Province New York
Zip/Postal  
Country USA
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Phone 518-869-6436
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Hours Probably limited to periods when the camp is open
Website http://www.campboyhaven.org/museum.htm 
   
Name Dr. Manuel Green Scout Museum
Map Google Maps
Description Local council history and memorabilia and older, unusual Scouting items
Address Theodore Roosevelt Council Service Center
Box 2451
 
City 544 Broadway
State/Province Massapequa
Zip/Postal New York
Country USA
Contact Irwin Green or Michael Green - write to Box 2451, Seaford, NY 11783
Phone 516-781-1890 or 516-797-3045
Email poppyscout@cs.com
Fees Admission is free
Hours M-F: 9 AM to 4 PM or with 2 weeks advance notice by appointment
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Name Ernest M. Bobb Boy Scout Museum
Map Google Maps
Description Special collection of Daniel Carter Beard materials - Owned by Hudson Valley Council
Address Camp Bullowa
41 Franck Road
 
City Stony Point
State/Province New York
Zip/Postal 10980
Country USA
Contact Richard Pineiro
Phone 845-427-3625
Email pineirogra@frontier.net
Fees  
Hours Open May-Dec unless snow on ground - Call Hudson Valley Council at 845-497-7337 for appointment
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Name Freitag Scout Museum
Map Google Maps
Description Large library, collection of items from 1912 to present - privately owned
Address 581 Erie Street
 
 
City Lancaster
State/Province New York
Zip/Postal 14086
Country USA
Contact Paul & DeAnna Freitag
Phone 716-651-9549
Email scout_historian@adelphia.net
Fees Admission is free
Hours Open by appointment
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Name Soundview Scouting Museum
Map Google Maps
Description  
Address P.O. Box 280
 
 
City East Northport
State/Province New York
Zip/Postal 11731
Country USA
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Name Ten Mile River Scout Museum
Map Museum Map and Directions
Description The TMR Scout Museum is a non-profit educational organization within the Greater New York Councils, B.S.A. dedicated to the preserving the history and artifacts of the Ten Mile River Scout Camps and this historic area. TMR is a 12,000 acre reserve in Sullivan County, NY that has been serving the scouts of New York City since the 1920s.
Address 1481 County Road 26
 
 
City Narrowsburg
State/Province New York
Zip/Postal 12764
Country USA
Contact Dr. Gene Berman, Bernie Sussman, or David Malatzky
Phone 845-252-3775
Email webmaster@tmrmuseum.org
Fees Admission is free
Hours Open July & August (closed Mondays) and Open by appointment Sept - June
Website http://www.tmrmuseum.org/ 
   
Name William Hilcourt Scout Museum and Carson Buck Memorial Library
Map Google Maps
Description Uniforms, books, OA sashes, patches, mugs, and other memorabilia all tell the story of Scouting through the years. Through these object it often becomes easier to see the advance of technologies as well as helping understand how the Scouting program evolved to address the needs of boys in all segments of society.  - Operated by the Hiawatha Seaway Council
Address Camp Woodland
Kibbie Lake Road
 
City Constantia
State/Province New York
Zip/Postal 13044
Country USA
Contact John Grim 315-468-2216
Phone 315-463-0201
Email  
Fees Donations accepted, patch availalble, no admission fee
Hours Open weekends and by appointment - contact Hiawatha Seaway Council
Website http://www.cnyscouts.org/about/museum.html
   
Name Windsor Terrace Scout Center
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Description Windsor Terrace Scout Center is a one of a kind facility located at 243 Prospect Park West in Brooklyn. It was conceived in the 1980’s and constructed in several phases with funds provided by Boy Scout Troop 237’s Alumni Association "Cedar Chips". The Center has several purposes:
One of the purposes of the Windsor Terrace Scout Center is Troop meetings  (this is their scout hall)...
To house the Windsor Terrace Scout Center Museum - to display various articles from Troop 237 and Scouting’s history, and to instill inspiration in Scouts and Scouters who view those displays.
 
Address 245 Prospect Park West
 
 
City Brooklyn
State/Province New York
Zip/Postal 11215
Country USA
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Phone 718-499-0071
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