Scroll on for a list of updates from attractions, museums, stores and other organizations in Albany County. We will update this on a daily basis as information is released from our partners. For information on restaurants, please click here.
The Albany Art Room is temporarily closed. Visit the Albany Art Room's Facebook page for daily creative distraction challenges.
Albany Center Gallery is temporarily closed until March 31. The Upstate Alliance for the Creative Economy Mixer that was scheduled at ACG later in March has been postponed.
Albany Institute of History & Art has temporarily closed galleries, shop, café, and research library to the public until April 30, 2020.
The Albany Pine Bush Preserve Offices and Discovery Center will be closed until 3/30/2020 due to concerns about Coronavirus. All scheduled programs, activities and meetings are cancelled during this time. Our trail system remains open.
Albany Rural Cemetery's grounds remain open to the public from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM. Offices are closed to visitors.
The Museum, thrift shop, events, classes and programs are cancelled until further notice.
CDTA has suspended recreational transit service, the Capital City Trolley, until further notice.
Due to restrictions on public gatherings in New York State and in keeping with industry decisions, all public performances, movies and rentals at Proctors, UPH and theREP Friday, March 13 through April 12 are postponed.
CMOST is closed for the foreseeable future.
As of 7:00 PM on March 19, Colonie Center will remain closed until further notice.
As of 8:00 PM on March 19, Crossgates will remain closed until further notice.
Closed under further notice.
Due to restrictions on public gatherings in New York State, many of the performances in the coming weeks will not take place as scheduled. Visit The Egg's website for more details.
Due to concerns regarding the COVID-19 virus, visitors are prohibited from entering the State Capitol, Legislative Office Building, and Ancillary Spaces until further notice.
FASNY Museum of Firefighting is closed and planning to reopen on March 30.
Fort Orange General Store has closed until further notice as of 3:00 PM on March 16. Support the small business by shopping online. Fort Orange is offering free shipping on online orders of $50 of more with the coupon code FREESHIP and gift cards in any amount ship free with coupon code GIFTCARD.
Historic Albany Foundation cancelled A Moveable Feast but will be encouraging people to take part from the comfort of the home: 'Put on your slippers, pour yourself a beverage, and enjoy our 'Stationary Feast' by taking part in our online auction' (see more here https://www.accelevents.com/e/AMoveableFeast). We're asking everyone to share the auction on their Facebook, and encourage family and friends to bid. Be sure to upload a photo of you enjoying your 'Stationary Feast' and tag us on Facebook (@historicalbanyfoundation #astationaryfeast)
Closed until further notice.
The museum is closed to the public until at least March 31.
The Iroquois Indian Museum will postpone its opening for the 2020 season and remain closed until further notice.
Lark Street Yoga has closed the studio until further notice. The yoga studio is offering virtual streaming classes.
Galleries and permanent collections are closed until further notice.
NYS Maple Weekends have been cancelled. Mountain Winds Farm's shop will be open regular hours. Visitors can also take advantage of the maple producer's online store.
Due to current circumstances, the museum is closed to the public until further notice.
The State Museum, State Library and State Archives are temporarily Closed.
The NYS Writers Institute has postponed the Albany Film Festival until 2021. The organization has launched the Virtual Writers Institute at the University at Albany to stay connected with its community during this time. Visit the new online community bulletin board, The Conversation at this link.
New York State Parks remain open and access to Olana’s 250-acre landscape is free. The park is open every day from 8 AM to sunset. Based on current New York State Department of Health guidance, Olana has suspended all public programs and tours at this time.
Park Playhouse is posting a series of videos and FREE online enrichment activities for students on Facebook and Instagram over the next month.
The Saratoga Automobile Museum is temporarily closed to the public. This includes all of the museum's programs and events.
Schuyler Mansion has canceled all remaining focus tours in March and has temporarily closed the Visitors Center and Mansion to visitors.
Shaker Heritage Society's museum shop and exhibits are closed to the public from March 17 - 30.
Stuyvesant Plaza is waiving rent payments for all 60 retail and restaurant tenants for a two-week period effective Friday, March 20.
There have been the following postponements and cancellations at the Times Union Center. NCAA Men's Basketball 1st & 2nd Rounds, March 19 & 21 has been CANCELED. An Evening with Michael Buble, March 22 has been POSTPONED. NCAA Men's Hockey Regional, March 28 & 29 has been CANCELED.
What's Poppin is temporarily closed, but online orders are still being fulfilled.