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George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film combines the world’s leading collections of photography and motion pictures with the National Historic Landmark mansion and gardens of Kodak founder George Eastman. Eastman is heralded as the father of popular photography and motion picture film.

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»George Eastman House begins repair and restoration of historic mansion

Rochester, N.Y., June 15, 2015—George Eastman House is hosting a Community Forum on Monday, June 22 at 6 p.m. to provide a status update about the historic mansion restoration project and inform community members about the next phase of restoration efforts.

»Take the Bus to George Eastman House on Thursday

Rochester, N.Y., June 15, 2015- George Eastman House and Dryden Theatre have announced their involvement with ROC Transit Day on Thursday, June 18. The museum will be offering discounted admission to ditch your car on Thursday!

»George Eastman House offers free admission to active military families

Rochester, N.Y., June 12, 2015 –George Eastman House has joined Blue Star Museums, a collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 2,000 museums across America to offer free admission to the nation’s active duty military personnel, including National Guard and Reserve, and their families. The official Blue Star program runs from Memorial Day through Labor Day 2015; however, George Eastman House will offer free admission to active military and their families year-round, beginning on Flag Day, Sunday, June 14, 2015.

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The House, Gardens & George Eastman

The restored Conservatory of
George Eastman House.

The Townson Terrace Garden of
George Eastman House.

The Rock Garden at George Eastman House.

A young visitor to George Eastman
House enjoys pre-cinematic toys
in the Discovery Room.

George Eastman, left, and
Thomas Edison introduce color
motion pictures to the world
from the Eastman estate in 1928.

George Eastman

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