Museums


Museums in Albany-Rensselaer brought to you by New York by Rail. Your Amtrak Travel Guide for destinations in NY, VT & Canada.


Albany Institute of History & Art

Established in 1791, the Albany Institute of History and Art presents collections of art and artifacts from the 17th century to present day.

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Albany Institute of History & Art

Crailo State Historic Site

History lovers can visit Fort Crailo to learn about Colonial Dutch life in the region through guided museum tours and programs.

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Crailo State Historic Site

The New York State Museum

A 10-minute walk from the Capitol, across the 98-acre white-marbled expanse of the Empire State Plaza, is an even more ambitious repository of New York’s…

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The New York State Museum
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