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Albany Map, New York

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Albany Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Albany with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Albany useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Albany!

Albany Nightlife

AlbanyThe Palace Performing Arts Center is a gorgeous 1931 movie theatre, which hosts very high level talent like pop concerts of Sum41 and Billy Joel, comedy of Jerry Seinfeld, Symphony Orchestra and Berkshire Ballet. It also manages children’s theatre performances. read more

Albany Travel Guide

At some point you will get to the Corning Tower Observation Deck, the tallest building between New York City and Montreal and you shouldn’t miss the chance to get to the 42nd floor (especially because it is for free) from where you will get a most wonderful view, especially on a clear day when the sight of Green Mountains of Vermont and the Hudson River will open before your eyes. read more

Albany Sightseeing

Empire State Plaza is one of the most distinctive features of Albany. The official name of the plaza is Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller Plaza. Governor Nelson A. Rockefeller was the man, who took charge of the project in 1962. The centre is occupied by a spherical Performing Arts centre, as famous as the Egg. Flanked by the New York State Capitol, New York State Museum, Coming tower and the Agency building, it is... read more

Albany History

In 1609, Henry Hudson came up La Grande Riviera to look for trade. Later, the river was renamed as Hudson. In 1624, a colony was setup by the French Walloons which was known as Fort Orange. A trading post was established in 1629 by the Dutch West India Company. In 1652, Fort Orange became the village of Beverwyck by a declaration made by the governor of the New Netherlands. Albany became the center of military training... read more

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