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Empire State Plaza Convention Center

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The Empire State Plaza is a must see for really cool looking buildings. A nice clean area to walk... read more

Reviewed 11 November 2017
Boston Ma

Lack of signs can get you lost at the convention center and occasionally parking can be a problem... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2017
Can M
Albany, New York
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  • Average21%
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12 Dec 2018
“Nice place to walk off a meal in Albany, large expanse of scenic views”
10 Dec 2017
“Empire State Plaza underground”
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Reviewed 13 December 2018

Come here for beautiful views of the city, looking east over the Hudson River Valley. Locally there are state buildings, the Egg, and a museum.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kevin K
Reviewed 11 December 2017

Love this place for the walking we can get in during inclement weather. Food area held many treats for us to enjoy. Home co op Friday for lunch at 130pm Although we spent too much time at the museum we arrived underground and found this...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

The Empire State Plaza is a must see for really cool looking buildings. A nice clean area to walk thru & look at the buildings it sounds odd but they are different & aesthetically attractive to look at than a normal building. Directions from the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank islandloverBostonMa
Reviewed 20 July 2017

We attended our sons college graduation which was held at this convention center this past weekend. It is spacious and has much to offer for eateries while waiting for events to begin.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank LWMiller
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Lack of signs can get you lost at the convention center and occasionally parking can be a problem as well.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Can M
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

The outside of these buildings are beautiful and the grounds are pristine and well maintained. The unique sculptures are lovely and fun to see.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank cakedeco
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The Convention Center is a clean well kept place to hold an event. They keep the bathrooms clean and when there are close to 2000 people at an event, clean bathrooms are really important.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank patrickjf2001
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Love the venue...took me a minute looking at the formal name to comprehend this is "The Egg" which is a classic downtown Albany landmark. The interior sound is superb for concerts.

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank David_J_Spellman
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Came here with a friend to go ice skating. The building seemed really nice but lacked directions to the ice skating rink. Myself and a few other people were confused on how to get there!

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Langlokt
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This underground passage between the State Capitol and Madison Avenue is accessible by foot, private and public transportation. The southern termination brings you to the NYS Museum and Library. It give you access to all of the buildings in the Downtown State Office campus. There...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Tom P
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