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Things To Do in Albany, NY

Do you feel like you’re in a rut? Break free from the routine by exploring all the wonderful, fun-filled things to do in the area! We have it all from family fun and kid-friendly entertainment, to adult playgrounds and movie theaters. Discover just how rich the city is by scrolling below to find out the attractions around you.

Click on any attraction to get directions. You can also click on each category to find even more things to do. From outdoor fun to indoor mystery – nothing compares to the excitement that awaits you. With all our options, you’ll wish that days lasted longer!

New York State Capital

New York State Capital

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The Comedy Works

The Comedy Works

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Alive at Five

Alive at Five

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Schuyler Meadows Club

Schuyler Meadows Club

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1st Friday

1st Friday

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Rotterdam Square Cinema

Rotterdam Square Cinema

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University Art Museum

University Art Museum

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Capital Repertory Theatre

Capital Repertory Theatre

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Parish Public House

Parish Public House

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John Boyd Thatcher State Park

John Boyd Thatcher State Park

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Stuyvesant Plaza

Stuyvesant Plaza

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Playdium Bowling Center

Playdium Bowling Center

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St. Joseph’s Church

St. Joseph’s Church

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Local Resources in Albany, NY

When you’re visiting a city or are new to the area, finding information on local resources might be hard. You may find yourself in need of airport information, food banks, local radio and TV stations, hospitals, churches or even schools in the area. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Our local resources include universities, colleges and school districts; local government services and branches; hospitals, clinics and urgent care services; local news stations and newspapers; airports and trains; and local utilities – cable and internet services, natural gas, electric, water and cell phone services.

Anything you might need while you travel or when you first get established in a new city, we have in our "Local Resources" tab at the top of the page. Click on the category you’re looking for to find countless options to suit your needs.

Siena College Loudonville

Siena College Loudonville

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Albany City Fire Department

Albany City Fire Department

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Albany Medical Center

Albany Medical Center

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WNYT-TV

WNYT-TV

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Albany Times Union

Albany Times Union

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Capital District Transportation Authority

Capital District Transportation Authority

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Comcast

Comcast

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