Saranac Laboratory Museum, Saranac Lake

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  • The best part of history is when you can immerse yourself in the physicality of it. At the Saranac Laboratory Museum you walk through the actual laboratory where Dr. Trudeau did research on tuberculos...  more »
  • Museum had a lot of interesting displays and information, not very big though. Could easily go through the whole place in 45 minutes. $5 admission.  more »
  • This small museum provides fascinating information on Saranac Lake's role in the early attempts to treat and cure TB. Worth a visit.  more »
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  • Really loved it. Just my speed not too large and overwhelming, friendly people, and from a perspective of working in a medical profession, and being able to see how it shaped the culture of this town, really good.
  • Love this small museum. So many interesting old medical devices. Many did not work. Medicine has come a long way.
  • Helpful volunteers, good displays, including spoken stories, and great preservation of a key location in the story of tuberculosis
  • Interesting and informative. Good value!
  • Very informative

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