Welcome to Albany, NY!

Over the past four centuries, Albany has grown from a small Dutch settlement into New York State's Capital City in the heart of burgeoning Tech Valley.

Residents and visitors alike enjoy four unique seasons of free festivals and events, historic masterpieces, one-of-a-kind attractions, premiere shopping, and memorable meals. Take a train up or drive in, and explore this area. You haven't truly seen New York State until you've visited Albany. Travel packages make booking your visit easy! 

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Upcoming Events

"EMBODY"

"EMBODY"

EMBODY August 31, 2019 - January 19, 2020 EMBODY features contemporary diasporic artists, who use collage, both... More

19th Annual High School Choral Festival

19th Annual High School Choral Festival

This is Albany Pro Musica's 20th year hosting this beloved invitational festival of regional high school choirs. Guest composer and conductor Darrell... More

2019-2020 Empire State Plaza Ice Rink

2019-2020 Empire State Plaza Ice Rink

Monday - Friday 12:00 - 3:30 p.m. 4:30 - 8:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. Every Saturday is Hannaford FREE Rental Saturday Cost to... More