Family Programs

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Friday, December 29 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Craft your own special drawstring bag inspired by Victorian reticule handbags. $15.00

FREE ADMISSION DAY Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2018

Monday, January 15 • 10:00am - 5:00pm

We're open for free today!


Sunday, January 28 • 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Come get crafty with us as you enjoy a tasty treat! $12.00

ADULT ART NIGHT: #ColorOurCollections

Enjoy a relaxing night as you add your own color to images from the Albany Institute’s collections! $8.00

FREE ADMISSION DAY Presidents' Day 2018

Monday, February 19 • 10:00am - 5:00pm

We're open for free today!

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

Tuesday, February 20 - 22 • 9:00am - 12:00pm

In this three day drop off program, children will have the opportunity to explore the Albany Institute’s galleries and create an array of art work inspired by our current exhibition, Paintings of Addy®: Dahl Taylor’s original illustration for American Girl.

Art for All 2017-2018

Saturdays from 10am to 4:30pm Oct. 14 to May 12 Bring your family to the museum and spend the day being creative! Join us in the Albany Institute of History & Art studio for drop in art making!