Town of Colonie

Spanning more than 57 square miles, the Town of Colonie has transformed from "Albany's Breadbasket" with strong agricultural roots into one of the most populous suburbs in the Capital Region. Colonie is home to Wolf Road, Albany’s busiest commercial corridor, a bustling street lined with hotels, eateries, shopping and much more. Around the corner from Wolf Road is the Albany International Airport, a hub for business and leisure travelers. History buffs, foodies and nature enthusiasts alike will all find things to do in Colonie! 

Uncover the History of Colonie

Dive into the history of the Town of Colonie at these historic sites! Visit Shaker Heritage Society at the Watervilet Shaker National Historic District, the site of America's first Shaker settlement. Discover New York's Dutch heritage at the Pruyn House, the country estate of Casparus Francis Pruyn. Colonie is also home to Albany Rural Cemetery and Historic St. Agnes Cemetery, two of the most historic cemeteries in Upstate New York. 

Top Spots to Visit in Colonie

Colonie Center Mall

Colonie Center, a 1.3 million square-foot enclosed two-level, regional shopping center with over 100 specialty stores, is at the... More 

ScotlandShop USA

ScotlandShop USA - Opening January 2022 We offer a huge range of products in over 500 Scottish tartans and tweeds, made using the... More 

What's Poppin Gourmet Popcorn

What's Poppin is a locally owned gourmet popcorn shop. We equipped our store with sophisticated, commercial poppers; and we... More 

The Crossings of Colonie

Whether you're a town resident looking for an extraordinary setting in which to walk, bike, fly a kite or enjoy a relaxing picnic... More 

Ann Lee Pond Nature and Historic Preserve

Ann Lee Pond Preserve is a 2.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Latham, New York that features beautiful wild... More 

Albany Pine Bush Preserve Commission

The 3,300+ - acre Albany Pine Bush Preserve (APBP), located in New York’s Capital District, protects one of the best remaining... More 


O'Toole's Restaurant Pub of Albany, NY is your destination for delicious food (including a gluten free menu), beer, specials and... More 

Colonie Chamber of Commerce, Inc.

The Colonie Chamber of Commerce is dedicated to the advancement of our members´ business interests and the promotion of commerce... More 

Cook Park

This grassy park offers areas for a variety of sports, plus facilities for cookouts & picnics. More 

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