This pitcher, one of the largest pieces of American historical earthenware known, is said to have been used at a reception given by the city of Troy, NY, for General Marquis de Lafayette in 1824. It is decorated all over with transfer-printed scenes, … Learn More
Don't miss these fun-filled family programs, which include lots of museum activities for participants of all ages—art workshops, performances, gallery activities, and more.
Monday, October 10 • 10:00am - 5:00pm
This Columbus Day explore the galleries of the Albany Institute of History & Art for free!
Drop-In Art Making 10AM-4:30PM
Gallery Talks at 11AM and 1PM
Visit the museum for free today! Plus, the whole family will enjoy making model chairs in our Art Studio.
Sponsored by M&T Bank
Friday, November 11 • 11:00am - 1:00pm Friday, November 11 • 2:00pm - 4:00pm Saturday, November 12 • 11:00am - 1:00pm Saturday, November 12 • 2:00pm - 4:00pm Sunday, November 13 • 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Lego® Building Challenge Fall 2016 Theme: Rock & Roll!
Registration for the 2016 Lego Challenge will begin on September 6th
Building Session Dates and Times:
11/11 Friday Morning Challenge Session 11:00 AM-1:00 PM
11/11 Friday Afternoon Challenge Session 2:00-4:00 PM
11/12 Saturday Morning Challenge Session 11:00 AM-1:00 PM
11/12 Saturday Afternoon Challenge Session 2:00-4:00 PM
11/13 Sunday Afternoon Challenge Session 1:00-3:00 PM
Registration Fee: $5 per person (includes museum admission, registrations are non-refundable)
Online Registration is not available on the date of the event, please call to register.
Team registration: teams may include as many as, but not more than four people.
Time: 1 ½ hours for construction, ½ hour for judging and awards
Size Limit: 10” x 10” base
Brings friends, family, and colleagues to work together to create beautiful LEGO ® structures. This year’s theme is Buildings, Bridges, and Boats. Let your imagination run wild, share your vision, and compete for awards with teams from across the capital region. Basic building blocks will be supplied; however, contestants may also bring in their own.
Please note that space is limited, and pre-registration is required.
For more information or to register contact Patrick Stenshorn at 518-463-4478- ext 405 or e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org
Mobile devices do not provide a secure network for registration; please use a desktop computer to register.
Participation in the event assumes consent for photographs to be used for museum purposes unless participants otherwise notify The Albany Institute.
LEGO® is a trademark of the LEGO Group of Companies which does not sponsor, authorize, or endorse this event.