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George Eastman Museum Admission
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The George Eastman Museum is located in Rochester, New York, on the estate of George Eastman, the pioneer of popular photography and motion picture film. Founded in 1947 as an independent nonprofit institution, it is the world's oldest photography...more
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900 East Ave, Rochester, NY 14607-2298
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a fascinating museum, but even more so if you have an interest in photography. There’s a lot of info on George Eastman’s life, plenty on the technology of photography and several galleries with exhibits of contemporary photography.

Thank James B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Definitely take a docent tour of this unique and enormous home and gardens, designed, built, and lived in by a man who never married but who apparently hosted lavish parties and gifted millions to educational institutions including Tuskegee Institute and some closer to home. Docent...More

Thank Sweetwood1075
Reviewed 4 days ago

I spent the day their with some friends. We had a great time learning about George Eastman, Kodak Company, and we enjoyed the great garden outside. They also show movies but we did not attend.

Thank Rob C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A must stop when visiting downtown Rochester. Nice gardens and the house it magnificent. They had guided tours of both.

Thank CHOCOLATEANDVINES
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The story of George Eastman’s life is told while touring his long time home and gardens, located in a quiet neighborhood in East Rochester. Various exhibits show how photography evolved in the 18th to 20th Centuries. Good for two hours or so, depending on your...More

Thank Howard K
Reviewed 5 days ago

We brought a group of friends who enjoy history and taking photographs. Katherine, our tour docent, provided a wealth of information on the life of George Eastman and his work in photography and motion picture films. We toured his mansion, the galleries, the theater, and...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended a workshop that included price of admission. We were given a one hour tour by the museum's curator who was very knowledgeable of the current gallery show. From there the workshop was friendly, hands on, and staff were helpful when needed. They had...More

Thank swedesrus25
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Do not leave Rochester or the surrounding area without seeing the George Eastman Museum and Mansion. Original photos and film equipment can be found there as well as fabulous photo collections.Included in the admission price, is a tour by a most enthusiastic guide who never...More

Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

You definitely should go on the house tour! the guide was extremely knowledgeable and we learned so much more by going on the tours of both the museum and the house.

Thank HazelLovesHistory
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a wonderful place to learn about history and to do activity with the kids. We love going there and is not really that expensive they have a wonderful Cafe.

Thank Olympia S
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candicekaelber
23 July 2018|
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Response from Sandra W | Reviewed this property |
I see others answered your questions. I would like to add that they have a nice cafe that's open when the museum is open.
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Sue W
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kathryn0926
25 July 2016|
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Response from George E | Property representative |
Yes, the museum is handicap accessible through certain entrances, and does have an elevator to get to the second floor.
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