Irish American Heritage Museum | Downtown Albany

Irish American Heritage Museum

Irish American Heritage Museum

25 Quackenbush Square | 518.427.1916

Céad míle fáilte!

The doors to the Irish American Heritage Museum are open to all who seek to learn about the experiences and the rich contributions of the Irish here in America. Almost 40 million people in the United States claim Irish ancestry. The goal of this museum is to inspire you to think about, and connect to, your own heritage — Irish or otherwise — and to pass it on to future generations. Visit us today!

In addition to our exhibits and reserach offerings, we also extend Genealogical Research Classes to the public. View an up-to date schedule of museum events.

Or stop in the Museum Gift Shop during regular hours for a great selection of jewelry from Ireland, books, candles and more. Some of the available items include:

  • Aran Island sweaters
  • Beleeck ornaments
  • Waterford crystal 
  • Solvar jewelry
  • Handmade stained glass Celtic pieces
  • Traditional Shillelaghs
  • Kevin McKrell prints

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