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Alexander Hamilton once called Albany home...Click here to experience it yourself....
The Times Union Center
Empire State Plaza &
New York State Museum
New York State Capitol
The Albany Institute of History & Art
Colonie Center Shopping Mall
Stuyvesant Plaza Shopping and Dining
Albany International Airport
Albany-Rensselaer Amtrak Station
Doors Open at 8:15am everyday.
I'm so happy you are visiting Albany County to experience its charm, charisma and beauty. Each season, Albany County exhibits new character by offering a wide range of activities to entertain families, singles, senior citizens and children. Simply, Albany County has something for everyone.
You will be mesmerized by our architecture and you must visit our extraordinary museums, theatres and restaurants. The city of Albany's business district and surrounding neighborhoods are rich with cultural heritage, while the suburbs offer historic houses and public spaces. Our hill towns showcase nature and agriculture at its finest.
If there is anything we can do while you are here, please contact Debby Goedeke, Convention Services Manager at 1-800-258-3582 x 100. Please enjoy your stay and come back soon.
On behalf of the Albany County Convention & Visitors Bureau, we are delighted to welcome Jehovah's Witnesses to New York State's historical capital city.
This prestigious event will be held at the Times Union Center in downtown Albany. The New York State Museum (the largest State Museum in the country), the Empire State Art Collection and the Empire State Performing Arts Center (known as The Egg for its unusual and distinctive design) are all in close proximity to the Times Union Center. In addition, you will be able to visit the New York State Capitol as well as the Albany Institute of History & Art.
Please click here for our region's restaurant and attraction offers while you are in town.
Approximately 20 minutes from Downtown Albany is the Wolf Road area. You will find many options for shopping and dining, including over 40 restaurants and the Colonie Center Shopping Mall featuring L.L. Bean, P.F. Chang's, The Cheesecake Factory, Christmas Tree Shops, Sephora, and Regal Cinemas Stadium 13.
Please click here for more information....
The walkway from the Empire State Plaza to the Times Union Center and other downtown locations is currently under construction as we build our new Capital Center...here is a link on pedestrian navigation that will definitely assist you.
Jehovah's Witnesses has partnered with several local hotels for discounted rates over the convention weekends. Listed below are the hotels:
Additional Albany Restaurant Information
Downtown Albany Map/Dining Options
Group Friendly Dining
Parking Information: Click for MAP and DIRECTIONS
Times Union Center Information
Wolf Road Map/Dining Options
Bank of America
69 State Street
First Niagara Bank
120 State Street
50 State Street
54 State Street
Medical Care Facilities
Albany Medical Center
43 New Scotland Avenue
Albany Memorial Hospital
600 Northern Boulevard
St. Peter's Hospital
315 S. Manning Boulevard
613 New Scotland Avenue
17 North Pearl Street
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