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New York State Capitol

  • Washington Ave and State St Albany, NY 12224
  • Downtown Area
  • Overview

    Sitting majestically atop Albany's State Street hill, the New York State Capitol has served as the seat of government for New York since the 1880s. The building is a marvel of late 19th-century architectural grandeur. Under the direction of five architects, the Capitol was built by hand of solid masonry over a period of 32 years. By 1899 its cost had exceeded twenty-five million dollars. Tours are available Monday through Friday at 10:00 a.m. and noon. Visit our website for details.

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    • Monday Hours: 7am-7pm
    • Tuesday Hours: 7am-7pm
    • Wednesday Hours: 7am-7pm
    • Thursday Hours: 7am-7pm
    • Friday Hours: 7am-7pm
    • Saturday Hours: Closed
    • Sunday Hours: Closed
    • Tour Times: Monday - Friday, 10am and 12pm. Reservations are recommended but not required. Visit empirestateplaza.ny.gov for details.
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    • Admission Fee: Free
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