Museums in Albany, NY

Find museums in Albany, NY. Listings include Albany Pine Bush Preserve, USS Slater, New York State Museum, Albany Institute of History & Art, Irish American Heritage Museum and Albany Center Gallery. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

USS Slater

USS Slater

Intersection Of Broadway And Quay Streets,

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  • 08/06/19
    #Science Tuesday: Malacology Did you know that freshwater mussels are easiest to spot in late summer? This is because the mussels are not buried as deep in the sediments as they usually are throughout...
    > New York State Museum
  • 08/02/19
    Watch snails and slugs crawl and figure out which end of an earthworm is the front at an interactive children's program tomorrow, August 3, from 2:00 - 3:00 pm. Kids will hear author Anita Sanchez r...
    > New York State Museum
  • 07/31/19
    Earlier this month, we celebrated the 50th Anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission, the spaceflight that landed the first two humans, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin, on the moon. Featured here are copie...
    > New York State Museum
  • 07/30/19
    Today’s #ScienceTuesday features three colorful examples of fluorescent sphalerite (zinc sulfide) specimens from the NYSM Mineral Collection. Collected from the Balmat mining district in St. Lawrenc...
    > New York State Museum
  • 07/30/19
    The State Museum’s collections are researched not only by scientists and historians, but also elementary students! This past school year, a 5th grade class from Austin Road Elementary School in Mah...
    > New York State Museum
  • 07/25/19
    Visit the State Museum Friday mornings now through August 16 for special children's programs. Tomorrow, July 26 from 10:30 - Noon, children can learn about New York's plants and pollinators and creat...
    > New York State Museum
  • 07/24/19
    As "Hamilton: An American Musical" prepares to open this August in Schenectady, NY, University of Albany and NYSM research fellow Danielle Funiciello draws our attention to three real New York women f...
    > New York State Museum
  • 07/23/19
    #ScienceTuesday: Historical Archaeology Recently, archaeologists at the NYSM and their colleagues have been reanalyzing artifacts found in the bottom of a barrel excavated in downtown Albany during th...
    > New York State Museum
  • 07/17/19
    In the 1920s the family of S. Hugh Paine bought this automobile camp trailer (pop-up camper) from the Zagelmeyer Auto Camp Company in Bay City, Michigan. The eleven-member family’s first trip with t...
    > New York State Museum
  • 07/16/19
    #ScienceTuesday: Native American Archaeology West Athens Hill remains one of the iconic archaeological sites in the New York region. Fluted points and other Paleoindian stone artifacts excavated in th...
    > New York State Museum
  • 07/15/19
    We're excited to partner with Roberson Museum and Science Center in Binghamton on the "Focus on Nature XV" exhibition. The exhibit, which features 87 illustrations created by 69 artists, will be on ...
    > New York State Museum
  • 07/12/19
    Kids can create their own abstract artwork tomorrow, July 13, at 1:00 pm at the "Modernism at the Woodstock Art Colony" program. Learn about how artists working in the 20th century Woodstock Art Col...
    > New York State Museum
  • 07/12/19
    FREEDOM SEEKER FRIDAY - An interesting document related to the Underground Railroad is the mast head of the newspaper NORTHERN STAR AND FREEMAN'S ADVOCATE from the early 1840s. This temperance and ant...
    > Underground Railroad History Project of the C
  • 07/11/19
    Activists Fight to Preserve Possible Brooklyn Underground Railroad Site –Alan Singer on Daily Kos https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2019/7/11/1870890/-Activists-Fight-to-Preserve-Possible-Brooklyn-Un...
    > Underground Railroad History Project of the C