The Hudson River School: Landscape Paintings from the Albany Institute

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Spotlight: Albany & Anti-Suffrage

September 2, 2017 — March 31, 2018

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The Fashionable Portrait

July 15, 2017—March 31, 2018

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Crisan Cafe at the Albany Institute

Stop by the cafe for delicious foods prepared by Crisan Bakery.

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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

    LEGO BUILDING CHALLENGE: NATURE

    October 7th, 8th, and 9th

    Let your imagination run wild, share your vision, and earn awards in our lively Lego Building Challenge!

    FAMILY DAYS

    Celebrate the 108th anniversary of the arrival of the Albany Institute's mummies!  Children are invited to bring a small doll or stuffed animal to learn about the mummification process by mummifying their toy.  We'll also enjoy Ancient Egyptian inspired dance activities, storytelling, and face painting.

    Drop-in Art Making 10AM-4:30PM, Decorate a flag in the art studio!

    SCHOOL & GROUP PROGRAMS

    Bring your class or group to the museum!

    Calendar

    Current Crisan Cafe Hours

    Notice: The Cafe will be closed Friday, September 22-Sunday, September 24.

    READING & DISCUSSION SERIES
    Women's Suffrage: A Documented History

    Series starts Thursday, September 21, 6PM
    Free, but registration required. Learn more here.

    This program is made possible by a grant from Humanities New York.

    SPECIAL EVENT
    Museum Day Live!

    Saturday, September 23, 10AM-5PM
    Free admission for two with downloaded ticket. Learn more here.

    LECTURE
    Thomas Cole's Transatlantic Career

    Sunday, October 1, 2PM
    Included with museum admission

    1st Friday

    Friday, October 6, 5-8PM
    Free admission

    FAMILY PROGRAM
    LEGO® Building Challenge

    Saturday, October 7, 11AM and 2PM
    Sunday, October 8, 1PM
    Monday, October 9, 11AM and 2PM
    $5 per person | Registration required