About The Capital Region

The Capital Region is truly a unique place to live and work. Located at the confluence of the Mohawk and Hudson rivers, in close proximity to the Adirondack and Catskill mountains, the area offers history, natural beauty and easy access to outdoor life. The area is home to more than 15 private and state colleges. In addition, the Capital Region has an array of sports teams, critically acclaimed arts & entertainment venues, as well as the renowned Saratoga Race Course.

Interesting Facts About The Capital Region

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Discover Albany


If you'd like to learn more about the Capital Region and all it has to offer, you can visit the Albany, An Amazing Discovery Website. The website offers information on the area as well as dining, outdoor adventures, colleges and so much more!