Tour the Museum
Tours of Hyde House and special exhibitions are available Friday – Sunday at 1 and 2 pm. All tours meet in the Museum lobby and are free with Museum admission.
Dial and Discover Guide by Cell Audio Tour
Take a self-guided tour of Hyde House. Use your cell phone to learn about the Museum’s history and collection. Call 518-832-1189 and follow the instructions. Free, except for cell phone minutes.
Orientation Video - The Hyde Collection
Learn about the history of The Hyde Collection, the Hyde family, their home, and art collection. Run time: 13 minutes. Location: Birdsall Gallery, second floor, Hyde House
Specially designed to enhance discussion about what children see when touring Hyde House, our Family Kits provide an opportunity for an interactive self-guided tour for the entire family. Families can borrow the colorful kits free of charge. Use them to learn more about visiting a museum and about different ways to view and enjoy what they see. Ask the front desk for a kit.
Children's art-making and reading space on the lower level of the museum.