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Albany Institute of History & Art

  • 125 Washington Ave Albany, NY 12210
  • Downtown Area
  • Overview

    Founded in 1791, the Albany Institute of History & Art is a museum dedicated to collecting, preserving, interpreting and promoting interest in the history, art and culture of Albany and the upper Hudson Valley region.

    School Programs Offered*
    Ancient Egypt: Art and Culture
    Art, Artists, & Nature: the Hudson River School
    Hudson River School STEAM: Art & the Environment
    Traders & Culture: Life in Colonial Albany
    Discovering the Museum
    Pre-Recorded Tours

    * Programs subject to change.

    Call organization for updated school program information.

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    • Monday Hours: Closed
    • Tuesday Hours: Registered groups only
    • Wednesday Hours: 10am-5pm
    • Thursday Hours: 10am-5pm
    • Friday Hours: 10am-5pm
    • Saturday Hours: 10am-5pm
    • Sunday Hours: 12-5pm
    • Tour Times: Current information about tours can be found on our website: www.albanyinstitute.org.
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    • Admission Fee: $10 adult; $8 senior and student; $6 ages 6-12;Free under 6 yrs
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