The Ten Broeck Mansion, home of the Albany County Historical Association, reopens to the public May 14th. The 2021 season will feature guided tours, new exhibits, and outdoor art, architecture, and garden programs.
Tours will be held Fridays 10 am, 11 am, noon, and 1 pm, and Saturdays at 1 pm, 2 pm, and 3 pm. Children 18 and under are free in 2021. New exhibits feature displays in the formal dining room and parlors highlighting interest in Asian art during the 1800s. The basement features newly opened spaces showing the living and working spaces of servants during the 19th century.
Outdoor art, architecture, and garden programs are set for the third Wednesday of the month starting June 16th. The Ten Broeck Mansion’s newly stocked Museum Shop, featuring handmade goods from Capital Region artisans, is open Fridays 10 am to 2 pm and Saturdays 1 to 4 pm. Free Art meets History kits for children are available at the Mansion or in the Garden Education Kiosk. The Ten Broeck Mansion gardens are open free to the community from dawn until dusk each day.
Photo of Ten Broeck Mansion provided.