The City of Albany was first settled by the Dutch in 1624

Welcome to Albany, the capital of New York State… an All-America City winner that is the heart of the greater Capital District and a proud incubator of New York’s Tech Valley. We hope you enjoy your visit to our City and that you are able to experience some of the many wonderful opportunities we offer for art and culture, history and education, fun and excitement or simply, a little rest and relaxation.  

Arts & Culture Parks & Recreation Getting Around
Special Events & Cultural Affairs City Parks & Pools CDTA Bus Routes
Albany Institute of History & Art Capital Hills at Albany Golf Area Maps
Albany Barn Albany Pine Bush Preserve Parking
Underground Railroad History Project Albany Rowing Center Downtown Walking Tour
Irish American Heritage Museum Albany Running Exchange
New York State Museum Biking in Albany
The Egg at Empire State Plaza
Capital Repertory Theatre
Palace Performing Arts Center
Historic Mansions
Times Union Center
Art Galleries
Albany Symphony Orchestra

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25 Quackenbush Square

Albany, NY 12207
General Information: 1-800-258-3582