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The Sembrich

Open Now: 10:00 - 12:30, 14:00 - 17:00
Open today: 10:00 - 12:30, 14:00 - 17:00
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Be sure and catch a music concert when here

Neat place for Opera fans to visit the museum of of Marcella Sembrich. For the rest of us be sure... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
Pittsboro, North Carolina

This place is absolutely gorgeous. Set on the lake, in the beautiful nature, you can enjoy and... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2016
Barbora K
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Experience the Golden Age of Opera at The Sembrich, the former teaching studio of Metropolitan Opera prima donna Marcella Sembrich (1858-1935), a pianist, violinist, teacher, Polish patriot and benefactor who summered in Bolton Landing from 1922 to...more
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4800 Lake Shore Dr, Bolton Landing, NY 12814-4102
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Neat place for Opera fans to visit the museum of of Marcella Sembrich. For the rest of us be sure and catch a chamber music event. We heard "Mark Twain's Music Box" on August 22, 2017. Simply fantastic. Lots going on at this place so...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This place is absolutely gorgeous. Set on the lake, in the beautiful nature, you can enjoy and appreciate the amazing view and of course the museum which is wonderfully put together. Very inspirational place!!

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank Barbora K
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We have been attending musical performances at the Sembrich for several years. the setting is ideal: A charming building on a point jutting out into Lake George, with lovely walking paths and viewpoints. The Sembrich books very fine musicians, and you will be hard pressed...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 27 June 2016

My husband and I decided to visit the Sembrich on a whim one Saturday afternoon. We were so pleasantly surprised! It is not a large building, but it is filled with interesting objects and letters from Ms Sembrich life and illustrious career. The director is...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank EThorntonAlbanyNYUSA
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Experience the joys of exceptional music, culture, history, all surrounded by the historic museum and the priceless surroundings of the gorgeous Adirondack Mountains in Bolton Landing N.Y. on Lake George.

Date of experience: August 2015
Reviewed 19 July 2015

Exceptional piano recital in lovely salon-style room over-looking water. Have toured opera museum in past. Can take path to scenic point overlooking the lake.

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank srhahm
Reviewed 3 September 2014

We visited this lovely space specifically to attend a Celtic outdoor music concert. Jerry O'Sullivan and friends were outstanding. They delighted the audience. As I looked the list of previous concerts, it was obvious that Sembrich is hopping all summer long. We'll be sure to...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank lovingtheemptynest
Reviewed 29 July 2014

Such a treasure in a beautiful setting! Richard, the curator is a wealth of knowledge about a very interesting and talented woman. The small museum is filled with amazing , well- preserved memorabilia. So impressive. The grounds and view are beautiful. The next day, we...More

Date of experience: July 2014
1  Thank mmkathnp
Reviewed 24 June 2014

On a beautiful summer day, we planned to have dinner at the historic Sagamore in Bolton Landing. While exploring this quaint town, we stumbled upon this small museum. It was an enlightening experience. Marcella Sembrich traveled the world and delighted world leaders with her beautiful...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank seasonless
Reviewed 8 August 2012

Who would have thought such a wonderful little gem would be found in a small resort town! Thanks to Trip Advisor we found this great musuem to this world renoun turn of the century soprano. The director was very welcoming and helpful. We thoroughly enjoyed...More

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