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Albany and Central New York Sights

Albany Heritage Area Visitors Center

  • 25 Quackenbush Sq. Map It
  • Albany
  • Information Center

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The center's museum gallery is a good place for an orientation. Displays trace the city's history and define its neighborhoods; some include cultural artifacts. The center, downtown, has basic visitor information and often serves as a starting point for guided tours.

Within the visitor center is the Henry Hudson Planetarium, which presents various shows and lectures. The star-sighting program, an interactive show, is held the second Saturday of each month at 1 pm. $3.

Sight Information

Address:

25 Quackenbush Sq., Albany, New York, 12207, United States

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Phone:

518-434–0405

Website: www.albany.org

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Weekdays 9–4, weekends 10–4

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