Things To Do in Albany, NY

For over 400 years, Albany County has welcomed visitors to uncover all that New York's Capital Region has to offer. Discover Albany's world-class museums, thriving craft beverage scene, fascinating historic sites, unique shopping experiences and outdoor adventures. Whether you are visiting on a family vacation, or exploring between business meetings, there are plenty of exciting things to do.

Events Calendar

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Find a souvenir at one of Albany's shopping destinations.  More 


Explore Albany's unique and historical attractions. More 

Arts & Entertainment

Albany is here to entertain you with a vibrant arts and entertainment scene. More 

Albany Heritage Tourism

Explore the rich history of Albany. More 

Outdoor Adventures

Experience the beauty of nature in Albany County.  More 

Tours & Itineraries

Plan your trip with itineraries and guided tours! More 


Explore Albany County's nightlife scene.  More 

Special Offers

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Eerie Olde English Pub

5 More Haunted Places in Albany County & Beyond

In the fall of 2020, we highlighted 7 places in Albany County & beyond known to house strange More

Albany County Craft Beverage Trail

Your Guide to the Albany County Craft Beverage Trail

Albany County has a vast history in the craft beverage scene. Did you know one of the first More

Nine Pin Cider mural

Find Fall Flavors in Albany County

As the weather starts to get cooler, cozy up with fall flavors featured at restaurants and eateries More

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