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Address: 24 Eagle St, Albany, NY 12207-1907
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+1 518-434-5100
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A Dog's Day

Needed to go to City Hall for a Dog's License. Everything worked out perfectly, immediately found parking , and was in and out in 15 minutes.

Reviewed 15 February 2017
sak082017
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Albany, New York
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40 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

if Courts and Historical tours are your thing then this is the cat's meow.I had a tour and enjoyed my visit greatly

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Thank Robert C
Albany, New York
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63 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I love the interior of this building. Reminds me of the ghostbusters movie. you can definitely see the old world inside this building. They have this super cool wooden elevator that still works.

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1 Thank Koldslaw
Albany, New York
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53 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

A working museum as it were, not as much to see really. But I think of all the deals made here during the 50 years of the O'Connell machine.

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1 Thank David S
Albany, New York
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Needed to go to City Hall for a Dog's License. Everything worked out perfectly, immediately found parking , and was in and out in 15 minutes.

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1 Thank sak082017
Tel Aviv, Israel
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762 reviews
335 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 332 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Its looks like a fairy tale castle in the middle of the city, next to the Capitol building. When it was completed in 1883 no doubt it was one the most beautiful places in the States. Since we came late in the afternoon, it was too late to enter to see it's inside beauty.

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Thank Sharon_zz
Albany, New York
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62 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My review is just about the beauty of this place. I recommend history buff tourists to stop in and see the beautiful interior and check out the restaurant too!

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Thank TheNerdyMonkey
Albany, New York
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I paid my parking ticket here once. I also get to sue tenants that owe us money. Heads up, they have a metal detector, so leave your shives in the car!

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Thank rs_joe
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19 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Cool place Open area for sightseeing Nice meeting place It was beautiful to see it Near the other monuments

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Thank Ameena M
Tel Aviv, Israel
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

There are not many things to see in Albany but the City Hall is a building that is woths a detour. A splendid staircade, wonderful court rooms and a very intersting and unique architecture. If you are somewhere near, go and see it.

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1 Thank Aviva E
Shellharbour, Australia
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148 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Combine this with a visit to downtown as it will only take a short while to visit. The architecture is beautiful, each floor has some art to view ( ie paintings).

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1 Thank sparky268

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