Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation

Event Search Results

Skip Navigation LinksHome / Events / Search Results
4 events matched your search
Tue 04 Jul
Independence Day
Tuesday, July 4, 2017 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Schuyler Mansion State Historic Site
(518) 434-0834

Enjoy an early American July 4th celebration on the grounds of Schuyler Mansion! 18th century- inspired games, activities, and performances, along with Stewart's ice cream, will be free of charge to commemorate this important holiday. To celebrate the 100th anniversary of Schuyler Mansion becoming a state historic site, the mansion will be available for Open House (self-guided) tours, noon to 4:00 p.m. free of charge (children 12 - under must be accompanied by an adult).

Fri 14 Jul
Alexander Hamilton Awareness Society Annual Meeting
Friday, July 14, 2017 until Sunday, July 16, 2017
Schuyler Mansion State Historic Site
(518) 434-0834

Join Schuyler Mansion, Friends of Schuyler Mansion and the Alexander Hamilton Awareness Society for a weekend devoted to Alexander and Elizabeth Hamilton. Presentations, exhibit of rare artifacts, performances, and some surprises fill this weekend of everything Hamilton. Friday: Reception & Lecture on Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton, 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.

Saturday: Open house, exhibit of Hamilton related documents, and presentation by the Hudson River Ramblers (time TBD)

Sunday: Reading of the love letters between Alexander and Eliza,10 a.m.

Thu 21 Sep
Lecture: Schuyler's Canal Revolution
Thursday, September 21, 2017 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
Schuyler Mansion State Historic Site
(518) 434-0834

Phil Lord, a former curator at the New York State Museum, will trace the evolution of canals and navigation experiments fostered by Schuyler's initiative, first begun in 1792 with the formation of the Western Inland Lock Navigation Company. This company led to New York State's original Canal Age, which was decades before the first shovel of earth was turned for the more famous Erie Canal. Light refreshments.

Sat 06 Jan
Salutations of the Season
Saturday, January 6, 2018 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM
Schuyler Mansion State Historic Site
(518) 434-0834

An evening of merriment for everyone! Special Twelfth Night festivities will highlight the holiday season as it may have been celebrated by the Schuyler family in the 18th century. Come and revel in the holiday traditions of Albany's past with live music, bonfires, traditional fare and wassail toasts! Then cross the river where the celebration continues at Crailo!

Combo Admission: $7.00 Adults / $6.00 Seniors & Students / $2.00 Children (12 and under) / $5.00 Friends Members

Single -Site Admission: $6.00 Adults / $5.00 Seniors & Students / $1.00 Children (12 and under) / $4.00 Friends Members

Snow date: Sun., Jan 7th, 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.