There are a bunch of chances to see the inside of the beautiful State Education Building this fall

State Education Building late sun

Also: The State Education Building has the habit of catching some excellent late day sun during September.

A new season of tours at the State Education Building in Albany started up this month, and continues on Saturdays through December. The building -- it's the one with the columns across from the Capitol -- is beautiful and very much worth a look.

Blurbage:

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.

The tours are at 12:30 pm and 2:30 pm on Saturdays, and they're limited to 25 people. They're also free, but you must pre-register.

These tours hadn't been regularly offered for many years until they started up again during the last year or two. And they've been popular. But taking a look at the registration page, it looks like there are plenty of spots available for this fall (for the moment), including a handful this weekend.

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