Welcome to Albany
Come and discover Albany, the capital of New York state where a unique skyline of century-old architecture blends with contemporary designs. You can explore different areas of the city, enjoy an outdoor walk along the Hudson River, visit the State Capitol building, tour the Albany Institute of History and Art, or sample one of the many wonderful restaurants in the area. Albany is centrally located between New York City and Montreal, close to Boston, and an hour away from the Adirondack Mountains.
Learn more about what New York's Capital Region has to offer.
The Safest Place to Live - Siena College is located just outside of New York state's capital in the town of Colonie. Siena's hometown has the lowest crime rate in the U.S. for the second year in a row.
Seasons and Weather
*taken from Albany's official wesbite at http://www.albany.org/AboutAlbany.aspx.