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 entertaining events, historic masterpieces, unique cultural attractions, regional shopping centers, and a taste of culinary delights from around the world. With convenient access via plane, train, and automobile, Albany is the perfect destination for all types of travelers.

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Drinks by the Fire

Drinks by the Fire

Nothing wards off the chill of winter, like a drink in front of a nice roaring fire. As cold weather More

Staying Active This Winter

Staying Active This Winter

It's going to be a cold winter, but that doesn't mean that the outdoor fun has to stop. There are More

Warm Up This Winter with Indoor Activities

Warm Up This Winter with Indoor Activities

As Albany transforms into a winter wonderland, outdoor fun such as ice skating, skiing and sledding More