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Albany Institute of History & Art

(518) 463-4478
125 Washington Avenue
Albany , NY 122102296

Founded in 1791, the Albany Institute of History & Art is a museum dedicated to collecting, preserving, interpreting and promoting interest in the history, art and culture of Albany and the upper Hudson Valley region.

Undercover: Revealing Design in Quilts, Coverlets, and Bed Hangings. October 11, 2014 through March 8, 2015.
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When: Today at 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Tour our galleries with our trained museum docents! Free with museum admission.
When: Today at 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Special guest Tim Wiles, former Director of Research at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, is with us to share incredible stories from baseball's history. Free with museum admission
When: Sat, Mar 7, 2015 at 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Tour our galleries with our trained museum docents! Free with museum admission.
When: Sun, Mar 8, 2015 at 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Tour our galleries with our trained museum docents! Free with museum admission.
When: Sun, Mar 8, 2015 at 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Join Chief Curator Doug McCombs for a special tour of our textile exhibition!
When: Thu, Mar 12, 2015 at 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free admission
Special guest David Pietrusza is a producer, screenwriter, and award-winning author. After the screening of the film, Local Heroes, he will discuss making it. Free and open to the public.
When: Sat, Mar 14, 2015 at 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Tour our galleries with our trained museum docents! Free with museum admission.
When: Sun, Mar 15, 2015 at 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Our special guest is Randall T. Craig, Professor and Chair of the Department of English at the University at Albany.
When: Sun, Mar 15, 2015 at 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Tour our galleries with our trained museum docents! Free with museum admission.
When: Sat, Mar 21, 2015 at 12:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
We are celebrating this new book, which features artwork by local artist Elizabeth Zunon! Meet the people who wrote and designed the book, as well as the inspiration for the book itself! Create artwork and get your own signed copy of the book too. Free with museum admission.
When: Sat, Mar 21, 2015 at 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Tour our galleries with our trained museum docents! Free with museum admission.
When: Sun, Mar 22, 2015 at 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Tour our galleries with our trained museum docents! Free with museum admission.
When: Sun, Mar 22, 2015 at 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
This special discussion will include Edward Delanty, Dick Barrett and others and will be moderated by journalist and author Paul Grondahl.
When: Thu, Mar 26, 2015 at 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free admission
With this series of eight open-mic story-telling events, the Partners for Albany Stories invite you to share stories about you and your family that relate to the history of Albany. Storytellers sign up on a first-come, first-tell basis one hour prior to the event and have 10 minutes at the microphone to enchant and enlighten the audience. Stories will be video documented for preservation at the Albany Public Library. Interested but not sure what to talk about? Check our websites for story suggestions. Interested, know what you want to talk about, but want help with telling your story? Come to a free coaching session one hour before each event.
When: Sat, Mar 28, 2015 at 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Tour our galleries with our trained museum docents! Free with museum admission.
When: Sun, Mar 29, 2015 at 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Can't wait for opening day? Come to the museum for some baseball fun!
When: Sun, Mar 29, 2015 at 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Tour our galleries with our trained museum docents! Free with museum admission.
When: Wed, Apr 8, 2015 at 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: $25 non-members; $20 members (per person)
Hosted by the Times Union Sports Editorial Team, this trivia session will be packed with tough questions about baseball, great refreshments and beer, and gloating rights to the winners. Sign up today!
When: Sun, Apr 12, 2015 at 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Guest lecturer, Michael E. Lomax, Independent Scholar and Author
When: Sun, Apr 19, 2015 at 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
Our special guest is author and historian Frank M. Keetz.
When: Sun, Apr 26, 2015 at 12:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Where: 125 Washington Ave, Albany, NY 12210
Cost: Free with museum admission
We have lots of fun, baseball-related activities planned, so be sure to bring friends and family with you!
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