Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. standing at a podium about to deliver a speech.

NYS Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial Observance

Honoring Dr. King with an hour long program dedicated to his life and legacy.
Building Access Update
COVID-19 Access and Procedures
Access to the New York State Capitol is limited to visitors who are fully vaccinated or visitors who provide proof of a negative Covid test within the past 48 hours.

The Legislative Office Building (LOB) will be closed until further notice.
Please Note:
Masks are currently required indoors regardless of vaccination status.
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