|The New York State Military Heritage
Institute is a not for profit educational corporation,
chartered by the Board of Regents, and dedicated
to memorializing the military heritage of
the Empire State and the preservation, expansion,
and interpretation of the military history collection
of the New York State Division of Military and
Naval Affairs. The Institute is the official
citizen based support organization of the New
York State Military Museum. See About
Us for more information.
61 Lake Avenue, Saratoga Springs,
The New York State Military Museum, housed in
the Saratoga Springs Armory, opened on October 16,
2002. The Museum is also home to the Veterans Research
Center and the offices of the New York State Military
The Military Heritage Institute, as a New York
State partner, was instrumental in the opening of
the New York State Military Museum and Veterans Research
Center on October 16, 2002. We are proud to have been
part of this historical opening, which had been anticpated
for 140 years.
Check our Activities
page for the latest on our progress with the
museum, electronic version of our newsletter The Standard
positions available, and other activities. Check
page for information on our-- Speakers
Bureau, School Programs, Public Relations and
Fund Raising events. The Museumís Veterans
Research Center has an extensive Library
and Archive, and is a research facility whose mission
is to preserve the history of New York Stateís military
forces and New York State veterans of many battles
starting with the American Revolutionary War.
One of the finest collections in the country of military
flags, military artifacts, photographs and military
records that are important genealogical resources.
New Members, and Sponsors for our nonprofit fund
raising events are gratefully welcomed.