Albany Institute of History & Art
- 125 Washington Ave
- Albany, NY 12210
- (518) 463-4478
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An official Path Through History Site! Founded in 1791, the Albany Institute of History & Art is New York’s oldest museum. Its collections document the Hudson Valley as a crossroads of culture, influencing the art and history of the region, the state, and the nation. Exhibits include Hudson River School paintings and other fine art, ceramics, and furniture.