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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Plan Your Adventure to Albany!
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... More
Uncover the Hudson River School
America’s first major art movement, the Hudson River School, was born a few miles South of Albany County in the northern Catskills. The art movement flourished in the... More
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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...
Going Dutch: Exploring Albany's unique Dutch past
Albany's Dutch roots make it distinct among early American cities. The Dutch settled Albany...