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The Sembrich

A unique cultural experience on the shores of Lake George
4800 Lakeshore Drive Bolton Landing, NY 12814 |
outside of museum and music venueThe Sembrich is a cultural hub for the Lake George region, providing a connection to the arts, history, and nature.
inside museum with grand pianoThe Sembrich is a history museum, performance venue, and nature preserve all in one.
black and white photo of the museumNamed for the legendary Marcella Sembrich, The Sembrich has been in continuous operation since 1937.
man plays French hornThe crown jewel of their season is the annual Summer Festival, attracting renowned musicians and artists for music, films, and more.
people performing outdoorsAdmission to the museum is a suggested $5 donation, while summer festival events are ticketed.
view of island from shoreThe Sembrich is situated on the shores of Lake George in Bolton Landing, with views of the water and islands.
trail in woodsCome stroll the 4.5 acres of nature trails and walking paths.
employees pose outdoorsMake a plan to visit The Sembrich and experience all this unique attraction has to offer!
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Although best known for their summer festival, The Sembrich in Bolton Landing is more than live concerts, films, and children's programs. It's a cultural hub for the Lake George region, providing a connection to the arts, history, and nature.

A Performance Venue, History Museum & Nature Preserve All In One!

The Sembrich, named for legendary Polish-American coloratura soprano Marcella Sembrich, regularly turns out performances, exhibits, and educational opportunities centered in classical music from their picturesque location on the shores of Lake George. Come experience their unique blend of music, history, and nature!

Please note: The Sembrich's museum and grounds are currently closed while they complete their Studio Preservation Project. Patrons can look forward to visiting in the spring of 2022!

Summer Festival

Each year The Sembrich hosts a world-class festival with revered musicians, films, and programs, all enjoyed by the shores of Lake George.

History Museum

The Sembrich, which has been in continuous operation since 1937, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and houses a permanent collection of memorabilia from Marcella Sembrich (1858 to 1935), as well as rotating exhibits, online exhibits, and items on loans from other institutions. 

Admission to the museum is free, although a $5 donation is suggested to support maintenance and preservation.

Nature Preserve

The Sembrich maintains and preserves 4.5 acres of the original estate, which includes nature trails and walking paths with views of the lake, islands, and surrounding mountains.

Visit their website to find out more!

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