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

Open Monday - Friday

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

Closed Saturdays and Sundays

 


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

Open Monday - Friday

10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Subject to change

Closed Saturday and Sunday

 


 

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

Open Monday - Friday

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Robert Abrams Building for Law and Justice