Psst... those public tours of the State Education building are still being offered

State Education Building late sun 2016-September

Just a heads-up that the weekend tours of the beautiful State Education Building are continuing here in the new year. Blurbage:

Take a tour of the historic State Education Building in Albany! The 45-minute Education Building tour will be led by New York State Museum staff and visitors will have the opportunity to explore the historic Chancellors Hall, Regents Room and the Rotunda adorned with murals by Albany native Will H. Low.

This recent string of dates is the first time building's been open for regular public tours in decades.

The tours are currently set for the first two Saturdays of February and March, and then every Saturday in April, at 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm.

They're free -- but you must pre-register. The tours are capped at 25 people and do fill up. (It looks like one of the tours this Saturday is almost full.)

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