Museum Cafe

Located on the second floor adjacent to the Museum Shop, there is no admission charge to visit the Museum Cafe.


Monday: Closed
Tuesday: Closed
Wednesday: 10AM-3PM
Thursday: 10AM-3PM*
Friday: 10AM-3PM*
Saturday: 10AM-3PM
Sunday: 12PM-5PM

*The Museum Cafe may be open extended hours during nights when we host special events, such as lectures and during Albany's 1st Friday.

Gluten free options are available.



Omelets and Sandwiches
Create Your Own  $7.50

Meat: Ham, Bacon
Vegetables: Tomato, Onions, Peppers, Spinach
Cheese: Provolone, Mozzarella, Cheddar, Swiss
Toast: Croissant, Bagel, Whole Wheat



Daily Quesadillas  $7.50

BLT Gouda     $7.50
Bacon, Lettuce, Tomato, and Smoked Gouda on Sourdough  


Specials subject to change.


Our Special Cafe Sandwiches: All sandwiches are $7.50 and are built to order.

  • Cole Black Forest ham and aged cheddar with dijon mustard, lettuce, and tomato
  • Palmer Swiss cheese with dijon mustard, Russian dressing, pickles, green pepper, and tomato
  • Irving Turkey breast and Swiss cheese with pesto and mayonaisse, lettuce, and tomato
  • Catskill Chicken salad with celery, golden raisins, lettuce, and tomato
  • Hudson Ham and mozzarella with pesto, lettuce, tomato, and balsamic

       Sandwiches are served on your choice of bread: Rye, Multigrain, Wheat, Italian, Ciabatta

Garden Salad
Mixed greens with peppers, celery, cucumber, tomato, and onion with a dressing of your choice

Soup du Jour | Selection changes daily
Available in cup or bowl and served with your choice of oyster crackers or Italian Bread

Desserts & Snacks
Choose from our wonderful selection of delicious pastries and satisfying snacks

Variety of hot and cold beverages including coffee, tea, Stacks espresso, hot chocolate, milk, juice, sparkling water, and more.