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New York State Education Tours

  • Front Steps, 89 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY Albany, NY
  • Recurrence: Recurring monthly on the 2nd Saturday
  • Time: 12:30 p.m. & 2:30 p.m.
  • Price: FREE
  • Overview

    The Education Building of the State of New York was completed in 1912 and was the first major governmental building constructed exclusively for educational purposes. The tour begins with a look at the architectural elements of the building. Inside, it includes stops at The Liberty Bell, the Rotunda, the mural paintings, the Regents Room, and concludes with a viewing of the monumental artwork "The Genius of America" in Chancellor's Hall. (45 minutes)

    Reservation Required