Historical Societies in Albany County, New York

There are 2 Historical Societies in Albany County, New York, serving a population of 308,580 people in an area of 523 square miles. There is 1 Historical Society per 154,290 people, and 1 Historical Society per 261 square miles.

In New York, Albany County is ranked 54th of 62 counties in Historical Societies per capita, and 38th of 62 counties in Historical Societies per square mile.

List of Albany County Historical Societies

Find Albany County, New York historical societies.

Shaker New York Historical Society 875 Watervliet Shaker Road Albany, NY

Watervliet Historical Society 1501 1st Avenue Watervliet, NY

About Albany County Historical Societies

Albany County Historical Societies are local organizations and history museums dedicated to studying, preserving, and fostering an appreciation of the past, with an emphasis on the local community's history in Albany County, NY. Historical Societies in Albany County encourage and engage in the collection and preservation of historical artifacts, photographs, and personal stories. Many Historical Societies conduct research about local businesses and families, which they make accessible and available as public records and exhibits.

You may contact the Historical Society for questions about:
  • Albany County Historical Society exhibits and events
  • Albany County historical center discounts
  • Genealogy research in Albany County, New York
  • Making a donation
  • Volunteering