Fundraising Events

The Albany Institute of History & Art is supported in part by the generosity of museum members and donors. Throughout the year, the Albany Institute hosts fundraising events including our Museum Gala, For the Museum, At the Museum, is held annually in June. Our signature Work of Art is held in November. If you would like to underwrite an event, please contact us at

Upcoming Events

Currently there are no events.

Past Events

10:00am–4:00pm This event is held off-site at the Polonaise Banquet & Conference Center at the Polish Community Center in Albany, New York.

10:00am–5:00pm Come to the Albany Institute this Thanksgiving weekend for fun activities, holiday festivities, and ample pleasantries for you and your out-of-town guests!

5:00pm–7:00pm This #GivingTuesday, come support the Albany Institute of History & Art at this festive pay-as-you-wish evening.

5:00pm–7:00pm Join us as we celebrate the opening of our newest exhibitions Shape and Shadow: The Sculpture of Larry Kagan and Bejewled and Bedazzled: Jewelry and Personal Adornment.