The Hudson River School: Landscape Paintings from the Albany Institute

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Albany Insitute

Nineteenth-Century American Sculpture

Erastus Dow Palmer and His Proteges Launt Thompson, Charles Calverly, and Richard Park

Ongoing

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Ancient Egypt Galleries

Ongoing

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Museum Cafe

Stop by the cafe the next time you are at the museum or in downtown Albany.

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Albany Institute

Great Gifts at the Museum Shop

The Museum Shop offers a wide selection of local, regional, and specialty items and is a great place to shop for gifts!

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    Exhibitions

    Thomas Cole's Paper Trail

    June 16—October 28, 2018

    Ancient Egypt

    Ongoing

    UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS

    Education

    SUMMER ART PROGRAM

    Ages 6-12

    Join us as we explore landscapes, portraits,illustration and more as we make beautiful pieces of art! In these weekly, three-day morning programs, children will create vibrant works of art inspired by our summer exhibitions and permanent collections. Summer class techniques will include drawing, painting, scratchboard, sculpture,and textile art. 

    Ages 3-5

    In this program, parents and children explore the museum's galleries, read stories, have a great time with sensory play exploration, and create exciting art projects!

    SCHOOL & GROUP PROGRAMS

    Bring your class or group to the museum!

    Calendar

    Half-Price Admission Days

    June 20, 2018 through July 13, 2018

    We are offering half-price admission as we prepare to open our next exhibitions.

    EVENING AT THE INSTITUTE

    Free Admission

    Thursday, June 21, 2018, 5—8:00PM

    Museum Closed

    Wednesday, July 4, 2018

    The museum is closed for Independence Day.

    FREE ADMISSION HOURS
    1st Friday

    Friday, July 6, 5—8PM
    Free admission

    HISTORY ON TAP
    America the Beautiful

    Friday, July 6, 6PM

    $10 members, $12 non-members
    Register online

    MUSEUM TRAVEL PROGRAM
    Great Camp Santanoni

    Saturday, July 28, 7:30AM—7PM

    $200 per person

    Limited to 30 participants. Register by calling (518) 463-4478 ext. 403.