It's over 100 years old and has troops all over the world, but Boy Scout Troop 1 calls Upstate New York home.

The tiny town of Unadilla - about an hour and a half south of Utica is home to Boy Scout Troop 1.

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If you've ever wanted to teach your children about the scouts, or you just want to explore the history of the scouts for yourself, the Boy Scout museum in Unadilla is a treasure trove of memorabilia, artifacts and more.

According to it wasn't the first troop established in America, but it is the oldest surviving of the original 166 troops to register a charter.

They've also managed to stay in operation while the world went to war three times and suffered through a depression.

That's impressive.

If you search around Unadilla you'll also find the grave marker of Rev. Yale Lyon, who started the troop at the beginning of the 1900's.



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