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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!

The Egg

The Egg

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Adirondack Balloon Flights

Adirondack Balloon Flights

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Saratoga Beer Week

Saratoga Beer Week

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Schuyler Meadows Club

Schuyler Meadows Club

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Howe Caverns Adventure Park

Howe Caverns Adventure Park

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Regal Colonie Center Stadium 13

Regal Colonie Center Stadium 13

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New Netherland Museum

New Netherland Museum

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Capital Repertory Theatre

Capital Repertory Theatre

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Albany Palace Theatre

Albany Palace Theatre

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Washington Park

Washington Park

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Rotterdam Square

Rotterdam Square

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Washington Park

Washington Park

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Advantage Transit Group Inc

Advantage Transit Group Inc

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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.

University at Albany State University of NY

University at Albany State University of NY

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Albany City Fire Department

Albany City Fire Department

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St. Peter's Hospital

St. Peter's Hospital

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Albany Times Union

Albany Times Union

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Albany Times Union

Albany Times Union

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Albany International Airport

Albany International Airport

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Comcast

Comcast

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