Upcoming Events


2021 Programs & Events


Portraits: Memory & Identity Online Series February-March 2021 (recorded video TBA)

Book Club: February 17 & 24


Vistas & Viewsheds Online Series: March-April 2021 (recorded video TBA)

  • March 24 Walter R. Wheeler, Architectural Historian, “Up on the Roof: Rooftop Porches, Railings and Decks in Albany”
  • March 31 Martha H. Lyon, Landscape Architect  “Landscape Concepts of the 19th century”
  • April 7  “Women out of Bounds: Art, Sketchbooks, and Photography of 19th century Albany” Kathryn Kosto, Executive Director, ACHA & Mary Alexander, Curator, Arkell Museum
  • April 14 “Creating your own view: sculpture, findings, and plantings”  Pam Howard, Executive Director, Historic Albany Foundation & Master Gardener Program Representative
  • April 28 “The Footprints of Slaves:  African Americans and the Landscape of the Hudson River Valley”   Dr. Myra Armstead, Lyford Paterson Edwards and Helen Gray Edwards Professor of Historical

Project Postcard Online Workshops: March 3, April 21 2021

Community Clean-up Day May 1

Architecture & Garden Tours – start May 8

Ten Broeck Mansion Tours – start May 14

Immersion Tours 

  • Mansion Days: Schuyler Mansion Gardens, Ten Broeck Mansion & Gardens, Historic Cherry Hill & Gardens   June 3, July 1, August 5, September 2
  • Freedom & Opportunity in Albany: Irish American Heritage Museum, Ten Broeck Mansion, Myers Residence (Underground Railroad Education Center) June 17, July 15, August 19, September 16
  • Native Voices: Ten Broeck Mansion, Albany Institute of History & Art, June 24, July 22, August 26, September 23

Living History Community Days June 19, July 10, August 14, September 11 – register here

Archaeology Day – July 24 – register here

Family Bulb Planting Program October 2 – registration TBA

Family Scavenger Hunt October 23 – registration TBA

Holiday House 2021 schedule TBA

To ensure a safe experience for all, participants will follow safe social distancing, mask-wearing, and other required health practices.  Sanitation stations available.