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Tour three centuries of architecture, from the newly renovated Million Dollar Staircase in the NYS Capitol to the awe inspiring “Egg” at the Empire State Plaza. Experience the region’s tradition of cultural festivals, concerts and special events. Visit our extraordinary museums, theatres and restaurants, and you’ll know why you should experience Albany, looks like history, feels like a vacation.
Albany’s business districts and neighborhoods abound with exciting cultural heritage. Albany’s countryside is home to many diverse examples of historic house sites and public spaces including the Pruyn House and the first Shaker Meeting House.