From the Helderberg Hilltowns to the Hudson River, there are so many activities that you can experience in Albany. We've assembled some of our favorite activities into themed itineraries, or you can pick your own adventure!
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Itineraries to Inspire Your Albany Trip
Discover Albany's Shaker Heritage: A Tranquil & Historic Getaway
The Shakers are one of the most significant communal religious society in American history with significant ties to Upstate New York. Revolutionaries... More
Something's Brewing in Albany: Tour Albany's Craft Beverage Producers
Albany has a history of coming in first. We are America's oldest city, home of the first bakers' dozen, the first grand slam, and the first brewery. In fact, Albany and... More
Uncover the Hudson River School
America’s first major art movement, the Hudson River School, was born a few miles South of...
Family-Friendly Fun: Albany County is a Playground for the Whole Family
Kids love to stretch their imagination, adventure outdoors and spend time with their family. Albany...
From Clinton's Ditch to Eighth Wonder of the World: Celebrating the Bicentennial of the Erie Canal
The Erie Canal was once billed the eighth wonder of the world. Travel this watery byway and learn...
Plan an Adventure Inspired by Albany's Famous Faces
Famous Faces: Jack "Legs" Diamond Itinerary
Jack Diamond was an Irish American Gangster who rose in power during Prohibition, and was known for his flamboyant lifestyle, as well as his ability... More
Famous Faces: Henry Hudson Itinerary
Henry Hudson, a prominent explorer during the 17th Century, made major headway to find the Northwest Passage while working for the Dutch East India Company. Hudson discovered the... More