Tuesday, September 22, 2015


CLAYTON, New York (September 22, 2015) – The Antique Boat Museum (ABM), North America’s premier freshwater nautical museum, has announced its Fall/Winter dates of operation.

Beginning October 13, the Museum will be open Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. and closed on Sunday and Monday. Select exhibits will be taken off display for the season and a discount admission rate will be in effect.

The extended calendar will take the Museum through 194 days of operation in 2015.

Fall/Winter Dates of Operation

Wednesday, September 30                         LaDuchesse Houseboat Tours Conclude

Monday, October 12                                      Ride the River Boat Rides Conclude

Tuesday, October 13                                      Fall/Winter Season Begins

Friday, November 20                                      Museum and Bowline Boutique Close for the Season

Hours of Operations

Tuesday-Saturday                                           10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sunday, Monday                                              Closed

Fall/Winter Admission Rates

Adult                                     $8.00                                     
Youth                                    $4.00                    
Child (under 6 yrs)           FREE                                      
Groups                                 Call for pricing
    Active Military & Immediate Family    FREE                                     

Retired Military                                               FREE

Military Spouse                                                $7.00    

Note: Select summer season discount offers do not apply

The Bowline Boutique will also remain open through November 20, allowing for visitors to shop ahead of the holiday season.

Thus far in 2015, the ABM has seen an increase in attendance, including a 20% boost in the month of July compared to 2014 totals. In addition, the annual antique boat show entertained more than 6,000 visitors this year.

About ABM

The ABM is home to North America’s largest antique boat collection with more than 300 boats and over 1,000 boating artifacts. In addition, the Museum is also host of the longest running antique boat show, which will celebrate its 52nd year next August 5-7, 2016. For more information, please visit the Museum’s website at abm.org.