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Schools

Colleges and universities in Albany include Albany College of Pharmacy; Albany Law School; Albany Medical College; College of Saint Rose; Excelsior College; Maria College of Albany; Sage College of Albany; and the University at Albany, part of the State University of New York system. Siena College is located two miles north of the downtown area in Loudonville. The University at Albany Uptown Campus, is the second largest poured concrete structure in the world after The Pentagon. Visit this site.

Sports

The Pepsi Arena (originally named the Knickerbocker Arena when it opened in 1990) is a major regional athletic venue located in downtown Albany. It has a seating capacity of up to 17,500 for sporting events. The Siena College Men's Baskbetball team plays its home games here, and the Arena is also home to the Albany River Rats (AHL) and Albany Conquest. Come take in some fast-paced, local sporting events. Visit this site.

Arts & Culture

Albany is no New York City in size, but watch out for this city's cultural scene! The Albany Symphony Orchestra, Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany Institute of History & Art and the recently renovated Palace Theatre provide an abundance of cultural entertainment venues. The Pepsi Area (to be renamed Times Union Center in 2007) is the city's largest musical venue and hosts popular bands, trade shows, sporting events and other large community gatherings. Visit this site.

Special Attractions

Visit Noche, Albany's upscale downtown lounge for a relaxing drink. Have fun on a hot air balloon and enjoy the scenic view of the beautiful Adirondack Mountains. Two great ingredients for an enjoyable get-a-way! Visit this site.

Entertainment

Albany, NY hosts a variety of activities for the whole family. Visit Ellms Family Farm and have fun going through the corn maze, experience trolley or hay rides and other family-fun activities. Only a short drive up the I-87 is Lake George, a bustling community. Try parasailing, block your nose at the wave pool, visit a gift shop, enjoy dancing and a drink in the evening or just hang out by the pool with the kids. Fort William Henry Resort and Conference, in the Lake George area hosts a historic museum, restaurants, hot air ballooning and much more. The Six Flags Great Escape & Splash Water Kingdom is a blast! Ride the rollercoaster at the amusement park or catch a wave at the water park. Visit this site.

Hotels

There are many lodging facilities to choose from in Albany. The Hampton Inn located in downtown Albany, the newly renovated Holiday Inn Express or the Century House in Latham will make you feel right at home! Visit this site.

Restaurants

This active city had many restaurants for any kind of romantic or casual dining experience. Chinese, Greek, Italian, Japanese, Mediterranean, Mexican or Vietnamese - yours for the tasting in Albany! Visit this site.

Albany, NY's Suburbs & Regions

Schenectady, Latham, Cohoes, Colonie, Watervliet, Troy, Wynantskill

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Albany City Info:

Albany is the capital of the U.S. state of New York.

Albany, NY Moving SpecialistsThe City of Albany lies 145 miles northeast of New York City. Albany has close links with the cities of Troy, New York and Schenectady, which is known as the Capital District.

Albany International Airport, located in Colonie, serves Albany and the greater Capital Region with air service across the US and to one Canadian destination.

Albany does maintain an active artistic community, and serves as a key regional crossroad for nationally touring artists and acts. Pearl Street, Broadway and Lark Street now serve as the most commercially active entertainment areas in the City. Summer concert series are sponsored by the city.

Albany's independent and underground artists, musicians and writers actively work in a variety of clubs, bars and coffee houses located throughout the city, many of them outside of those more commercially active areas.

Albany's convenient location on I-87 and I-90 means there are plenty of places to visit should you wish to spend a day or two exploring other areas of Upstate New York.

Some suggested day trips from Albany, NY include: Saratoga Race Track- horse racing at its best and Lake George - a lively village set amongst the beauty of the Adirondack Mountains. Come see what great fun is in store for you in Albany, New York.

 

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