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About The State Room

Making Dreams Come True

The State Room is a banquet hall for couples looking to wed in the Albany, New York area. This downtown city venue features large open spaces with warmly colored walls and golden chandeliers. Step inside The State Room to find a romantic space away from the bustling city right outside the doors; this venue sits a five-minute walk from Albany City Hall and ten minutes from Jennings Landing on the Hudson River.

Facilities and Capacity
Couples can invite up to 230 guests to join them in celebrating their wedding at The State Room. This historic venue features two event spaces. Vaulted and painted ceilings stretch overhead. Gold-embossed marble columns match the massive walls in the large and open space of this venue’s ballroom. WIth the couple’s choice of uplighting reflecting off these polished walls, the stunning glow provides an atmosphere to keep people partying all night long.

Services Offered
The wedding planners at the venue assist couples with their ceremonies and receptions at The State Room. The venue offers the following events and services:

  • Accommodations
  • All-inclusive packages
  • Audio equipment
  • Cake
  • Centerpieces
  • Chairs
  • Cleanup
  • Decor
  • Event planning
  • Event rentals
  • Furniture
  • In-house bar
  • In-house catering
  • Liability insurance
  • Lighting/sound
  • Outside vendors
  • Parking
  • Photo booth
  • Setup
  • Shuttle
  • Tables
  • Valet
  • Wireless Internet

The venue provides overnight hotel accommodations for couples following the celebration of their marriage. Guest accommodations can be made through the venue’s suggested hotel.

The team at The State Room works to ensure all parts of the event delight couples choosing this venue. Premium liquor, a champagne toast and signature drinks are just some of the in-house bar offerings. With an on-site kitchen, the venue’s chefs are able to prepare a menu suited to the couple’s desires, whether this means modern fare or a traditional family recipe. They offer the following catering styles:

  • Buffet
  • Cocktail reception
  • Dessert
  • Hors d'oeuvres
  • Plated
  • Servers
  • Stations
  • Tastings

Other Services
In addition to custom-crafted floral centerpieces and a master pianist for ceremonies held at the venue, The State Room also offers antique car service for couples.

This venue, constructed in 1901, was Albany’s first skyscraper. The building served as Albany’s City & County Savings Bank. Details of its history are evident in the elegant 20th-century architecture as well as remnants of its past that remain, such as large metal bank vault doors.

Categories: Wedding Venue

Regions serviced: Albany

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Our daughter and son-in-law couldn't have asked for a more magical wedding. It was everything that she had dreamed of since she was a little girl. The food, the staff and the place was top-of-the-line. Special thanks to Tom, Tara, and Eric for doing an outstanding job to make everyone happy. Thank you from Connie

Profile Picture Connie, 7/21/18, 1 Review
Category: Ceremony & Reception Venue

I will go as far as saying that if all the decisions we make as a married couple are as good as the decision we made to choose The State Room as our venue, then we are in for an unbelievable life together! Krystina and I are still receiving compliments about the venue, the food, the lighting, etc. Tom, Eric and Tara are a powerhouse staff who kept us organized, relaxed and prepared for the entire wedding planning process and wedding day. The entire day was one big highlight, but some of our favorite moments include: Tom's attentiveness towards Krystina during the ceremony and photos helping her with her veil and dress, our alone time to decompress in the private room upstairs during the cocktail hour (with drinks and the cocktail hour hors d'oeuvres being served) while watching our friends and family mingle downstairs. We loved the lighting that made the State Room look like our own personal castle for a day. The lay out of the room was set up perfectly, allowing all of our guests room to walk from table to table, dance and have drinks at the bar. The food was top notch, out of this world. From the cocktail hour to dinner, the food just kept coming! A wedding is one of the most important days in a person's life and the venue helps make it special. My advice is, if you want the perfect wedding, choose The State Room!

Profile Picture Rob, 6/23/18, 1 Review
Category: Ceremony & Reception Venue

The State Room Pricing

Reception Site Fee
Site Fees Include:
Bridal Suite
Clean Up
Event Planning
Wedding Catering Avg. Price Per Person
Catering Prices Include:
Cake Cutting
Wedding Cake
Bar Service Price Includes:
Champagne Toast
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

The State Room FAQ

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Guest Minimum
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Ballroom, Banquet Hall, Historic
City, Elegant, Unique
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Rehearsal Dinner
All Inclusive Packages
Clean Up
Event Planning
Event Rentals
In-House Bar
In-House Catering
Liability Insurance
Outside Vendors
Set Up
Wireless Internet
Bridal Suite
Pet Friendly
Preferred Vendors Only
Cocktail Reception
Hors d'Oeuvres
Family Style
French Service
Outside Cake
Champagne Toast
Liquor License
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine
Cash Bar
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Limited Bar
Outside Alcohol
Aisle Markers
Aisle Runners
Audio Equipment
Chair Covers
Dance Floor
Tent Accessories
Chocolate Fountain
Wheelchair Access

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Professional Network & Endorsements

Tom and his courteous and friendly staff at the State Room are a pleasure to work with! I highly recommend the State Room to anyone looking for a truly unique venue in Albany. The professionalism is unparalleled.

The breathtaking view from the main events area is unforgettable. And the experience and skill of the events team always makes weddings go perfectly. It's a special experience to photograph at the stateroom, because it's always apparent that guests are having a special life experience. I highly recommend them!

I LOVE THIS VENUE!!! Tom, Eric and their entire staff are THE BEST!!! 10 STARS!! Just Incredible Service & Cuisine! They really take pride in what they do for their couples! They will go out of their way to make your day SPECTACULAR!!

They do a fantastic job and truly care about making your wedding the best of the best!



100 STATE STREET, Albany, NY 12207   See On Map
518-432-7773 (phone)
Office Hours | Monday - Friday 10am-5pm
The State Room is a wedding Venue from Albany, New York servicing weddings throughout the local area, including Saratoga, New York , Boston, Massachusetts, and New York, New York. The State Room is a professional Private Dining Venue that has been part of the Capital District wedding industry since 2003 specializing in Wedding Ceremonies, Wedding Receptions, Private Dining Events.