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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  • 05/15/19
    #MuseumWeek Established in 1979, the Freihofer’s Run for Women began in Albany, NY. Nina Kuscsik was the Masters Division 10K winner that first year and was also a two-time winner of the NYC maratho...
    > New York State Museum
  • 05/15/19
    After 146 years of death-defying acts, dancing animals, and spectacular performances, the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus performed its last show under the big top on May 21, 2017. Since...
    > New York State Museum
  • 05/15/19
    We'll have a table at Colonie Senior Service Centers, Inc.'s RSVP Volunteer Opportunity Fair next week, be sure to stop by and say hello!
    > Shaker Heritage Society
  • 05/15/19
    #MuseumWeek Pictured here are lacrosse-related objects from the Museum's Native American ethnology collection. “Deyhontsigwa’ehs” is the Onondaga word for lacrosse. “This is a game that the ...
    > New York State Museum
  • 05/14/19
    #MuseumWeek What does it take to design and create an exhibition? Museum staff are currently working on a wedding gown exhibition scheduled to open in fall 2020. While some may think that’s a long w...
    > New York State Museum
  • 05/14/19
    #ScienceTuesday: Ichthyology In addition to the evolutionary and ecological research that forms the majority of their work, staff at the New York State Museum’s fish collection often receive request...
    > New York State Museum
  • 05/14/19
    #MuseumWeek Here’s a behind-the-scenes look at the renovation of the iconic Birds of New York exhibition. For each habitat group, staff removed the front wall of each diorama as well as the deck, ...
    > New York State Museum
  • 05/14/19
    MFA Candidate Highlight: Drea LaRose, “This interference of information, authorship, and originality mirrors our own interactions with images on the internet. I contemplate these shared visual exper...
    > University Art Museum, University at Albany
  • 05/13/19
    Congratulations to former SHS director Starlyn D'Angelo, who was presented with an Award of Merit at the annual Museum Association of New York Conference on Monday, April 8th. The Award of Merit for I...
    > Shaker Heritage Society
  • 05/13/19
    #MuseumWeek #WomenInCulture Peggy Bacon (1895-1987) trained as a painter at the Art Students League in New York City, but became best known for her printmaking. She had a keen sense of humor, as seen...
    > New York State Museum
  • 05/13/19
    MFA Candidate Highlight: Charlotte LaDuke, “My process consists of taking something familiar and making it into something unfamiliar. I destroy to create a new life, intuitively using parts from my ...
    > University Art Museum, University at Albany
  • 05/12/19
    Happy Mothers' Day to Catharine van Rensselaer Schuyler! Catharine had fifteen kids over 25 years (the oldest and youngest sharing a birthday even 😮). Sadly, only eight survived to reach adulthoo...
    > Schuyler Mansion State Historic Site
  • 05/10/19
    Please note that there will be NO public tours of the Ten Broeck Mansion on May 18th, May 25th, or June 1st. (But please join us on 6/1 for a Garden Talk and Tea instead - info available at tenbroeckm...
    > Ten Broeck Mansion
  • 05/09/19
    Just a friendly reminder that the Museum will be closed all day tomorrow (5/9) and until 3pm on Friday (5/10) for MFA Oral Examinations. Good luck to all of this year’s candidates! Be sure to join...
    > University Art Museum, University at Albany