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New York State Education Building Tour

12:30 pm & 2:30 pm

Take a tour of the historic State Education Building in Albany! The 45-minute Education Building tour will be led by New York State Museum staff and visitors will have the opportunity to explore the historic Chancellors Hall, Regents Room and the Rotunda adorned with murals by Albany native Will H. Low. The Education Building is located at 89 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY.

Free monthly tours of the historic State Education Building are held select Saturdays at 12:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. Each tour can accommodate 25 people and reservations are required.

Reservations must be made at: For addtional information about State Education Building tours, please contact

In addition to the Education Building tours, the public can also sign up to explore the State Capitol, located across the street from the Education Building. The State Capitol tours are available Saturdays at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Reservations must be made at: