The Hudson River School: Landscape Paintings from the Albany Institute

Now Open

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Well-Dressed in Victorian Albany: 19th Century Fashion from the Albany Institute Collection

Extended through May 20, 2018!

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Spotlight: Albany & Anti-Suffrage

September 2, 2017 — March 11, 2018

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Crisan Cafe at the Albany Institute

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

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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

    The Fashionable Portrait

    July 15, 2017 - March 31, 2018

    Spotlight: Albany & Anti-Suffrage

    September 2, 2017—March 31, 2018

    Ancient Egypt

    Ongoing

    Education

    FAMILY DAYS

    March 2, 5:00-8:00
    Come to the museum for a hands-on celebration of the exhibition Paintings of Addy®: Dahl Taylor's Original Illustrations for American Girl.  Craft stations from 5:00-7:30, exhibition scavenger hunts 5:00-8:00.  Free admission.

    FAMILY PROGRAMS

    Program Descriptions 

    February 3, 10, 16, 24:  Build a Doll
    Bring your family to the museum and spend the day being creative!  Adults and children of all ages are welcome to join us in the Albany Institute art studio on Saturdays for drop in art making.

    VACATION ART BREAK

    Tuesday, February 20 – Thursday, February 22, 9 AM – Noon
    Ages 6-12
    Registration is now full

    In this three-day drop-off program students will be inspired by the current exhibition, Paintings of Addy®: Dahl Taylor’s original illustration for American Girl. We’ll learn more about the story of the character, Addy and complete art and craft forms related to her time frame of 1864.

    SCHOOL & GROUP PROGRAMS

    Bring your class or group to the museum!

    Calendar

    FEBRUARY ART BREAK
    Art from 1864: In the Time of Addy®

    Tuesday, February 20— Thursday, February 22, 2018
    9AM—Noon

    $50 members, $65 non-members

    Space is limited and registration is required. Register online.

    ART FOR ALL: Drop in Art Making
    Build a Doll

    Saturday, February 24, 10AM—4:30PM
    Included with museum admission

    JUNIOR INTERPRETER PROGRAM
    Family Gallery Tours

    Saturday, February 24, 10AM—12PM
    Included with museum admission

    CURATOR TOUR
    The Hudson River School and the Albany Connections

    Sunday, February 25, 2PM
    Included with museum admission

    FAMILY PROGRAM
    Get Crafty! Family Fun Night

    Friday, March 2, 5—8PM
    Free admission