A photgraph captures a moment in time, so when you finally get to New York State Museum, make sure you take as many as you can to remind yourself of the amazing experience.
Tourists who want to experience it will have to head out to the state capital of Albany.
There's a great range of 12 accommodations that are within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of New York State Museum, but it still pays to book ahead of time. Discerning travelers enjoy the Hilton Albany, TownePlace Suites by Marriott Albany Downtown/Medical Center and Holiday Inn Express Albany Downtown, 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers), 0.6 miles (1.0 kilometer) and 0.6 miles (1.0 kilometer) away, respectively.
A quick commute away, you'll discover a couple of budget hotels to choose from. You can find the Comfort Inn Glenmont and the Days Inn and Suites Glenmont/Albany a reasonable drive away.
Enjoy the alluring aroma of freshly ground coffee beans or taste a sweet treat from Au Bon Pain Cafe Bakery. It's a short walk away from New York State Museum. Or, perhaps you could take a table near the window at Loporto Inc. It's nearby and well-known for serving mouth-watering meals. Visitors in need of a nightcap may like to swing by Swan Street Grille, also conveniently located within walking distance.
If you're looking for a convenient way to reach New York State Museum, just take the metro to Metropolitan Transportation, 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers) away.