Albany and Central New York Sights

New York State Museum

Published 10/27/2015

Fodor's Review

The museum explores the state's history, geography, nature, and art; exhibits include a re-created Iroquois village, a display about New York birds, and a working 1916 carousel (with horses from the 1890s). A display about the September 11 terrorist attacks documents, through photographs and artifacts, rescue efforts at the World Trade Center. In February the museum hosts the regional flower show, "New York in Bloom."

Sight Information

Address:

Empire State Plaza, Cultural Education Center, Madison Ave., Albany, New York, 12230, United States

Phone:

518-474–5877

Sight Details:

  • $2 suggested donation
  • Daily 9:30–5

Published 10/27/2015

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