Albany, East Greenbush and Rensselaer, are nearby areas which are also worth exploring.
Coming from here, it is 3 miles (5 kilometers) to one of the county’s most popular sights, The Egg.
To really get a feel for Albany, take a trip to one of its museums and theaters. Spend a while admiring the exhibits at the New York State Museum, USS Slater and the Historic Cherry Hill. Experience some of the spectacular live performances at the Albany Berkshire Ballet and the Capital Repertory Theater. Enjoy the fascinating displays at the Albany Institute of History and Art.
If the sun is shining head outside and appreciate the nearby green spaces. Admire the trees and flowers, throw a frisbee, or just relax in the shade at Washington Park and the Albany Riverfront Park.
The area’s sporting heart is Times Union Center, the stomping ground of the Siena Saints college basketball team in winter and the Albany Devils ice hockey team. Times Union Center is also a premier live venue for concerts and entertainment.
To really get to know Glenmont, think about making a reservation close by in one of the area’s many accommodation options. If you’re looking for a warm welcome and a good nights sleep it’s hard to go past the Hampton Inn & Suites Albany-Downtown, the Hilton Albany, and the Hilton Garden Inn Albany Medical Center.