Welcome to the Empire State Plaza

Hours of Operation

Hours of Operation
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Hours

Concourse

Open Daily

6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

 


 

Corning Tower Concourse and Corning Tower Plaza Levels

Monday - Friday

7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Closed Saturdays and Sundays

 


 

New York State Capitol

Due to concerns regarding the COVID-19 virus, visitors are prohibited from entering until further notice.


Security Procedures Apply

 


 

Empire State Plaza Art Collection

Corning Tower Concourse and Corning Tower Plaza levels, Empire State Plaza Concourse, and Empire State Plaza

Open Monday - Friday

7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

 


 

New York State Museum 

Tuesday - Sunday, 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Closed Mondays

Closed Independence Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New Year's Day

Main Lobby Desk: 518-474-5877

 


Museum Website

 


 

Corning Tower Observation Deck

Due to concerns regarding the COVID-19 virus, visitors are prohibited from entering until further notice.

 


 

Outdoor Plaza

Open Daily April - November

6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

Closed December 1 - March 31, except for the Plaza Ice Rink.

 


 

Surrounding Parks and Grounds

Empire State Plaza, West Capitol Park, East Capitol Park, Lafayette Park and all other surrounding areas

Open Daily

6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.

 


 

Vietnam Memorial Gallery

Due to concerns regarding the COVID-19 virus, visitors are prohibited from entering until further notice.

Robert Abrams Building for Law and Justice