Home for the Holidays: Free Thanksgiving Weekend

Public Program, Member Events, Family Programs

Come to the Albany Institute this Thanksgiving weekend for a variety of holiday themed programs and events. We'll be decked out in winter wonder and ready to welcome you and your out-of-town guests!

  • Take your photograph with Santa (12-4pm each day)
  • Discover decorated trees and mantelpieces
  • Admire a special exhibition of miniature dioramas by Joan Steiner, an award-winning illustrator and creator of the Look-Alikes® books
  • Make crafts
  • Shop for handmade items and one-of-a-kind gifts in our Museum Shop
  • Savor exquisite treats from Crisan Cafe
  • Explore our current exhibitions
  • and more!



  • Omni Development Company, Inc.
  • M&T Bank
  • Capital Wine
  • The Costumer

Friday, November 24 • 10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday, November 25 • 10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday, November 26 • 12:00pm - 5:00pm

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