109 Reviews
100-230
Guest Capacity
Indoor
Venue Setting

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


Accommodations
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.

Cuisine
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.

History
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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We can't say enough how amazing The State Room was for our wedding! There is an insane amount of time, stress and worry that go into planning a wedding- but Eric and Tara made it all worth it. They are delightful to work with, and will always go above and beyond to make your wedding unforgettable. Our friends and family keep complimenting that the day was seamless and appreciated every little detail. They all had such a blast. That was all completely to the credit of Eric and Tara. Everything that they do is above what you would expect. The facility is gorgeous, and it shows in all of the wedding photos! Thank you so much State Room for helping create the greatest day of our lives. Love, The Boulds

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Category: Ceremony & Reception Venue
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My husband and I are so happy we chose the State Room as our wedding venue. During our initial meeting, owner Tom told us we would feel like family and they sure delivered! All the guests we've talked to after the wedding complimented our wedding and the State Room and many have said it was the BEST wedding they've ever been to! Throughout the entire planning process, the team was always available, responsive, professional, and flexible. Many places try to nickel-and-dime you, but not the State Room. They give you the best while also working with your budget and requests.

The food, one of the most talked about things by wedding guests, was delicious and plentiful. We got so many compliments on the food - the appetizers were delicious and didn't stop coming; the filet mignons were HUGE; the Fun Food Finale was a great addition at the end of the evening! They also sent us home with a ton of leftovers.

The team was the best to work with. Tara was always available to answer any questions I had, and sent helpful reminders to me so nothing got forgotten. Tom was there the day of, picking us up in the antique Buick, helping me in and out of the car, holding my flowers and dress, he even braved the frigid December weather while we took outdoor pictures. At the reception Eric was never far away. All I had to do was ask my husband "Do you know where Eric is?" and he was there like magic! He made us feel so special and helped with anything we needed; he bustled my dress and even sewed my dress when someone stepped on it.

My husband and my's favorite part of the night was sitting together in the private bridal room upstairs while cocktail hour was going on - it was just the 2 of us eating appetizers, drinking our signature drinks and reflecting on the day so far - that we were married! Rather than stressing and making sure everything was in place, Eric and the team took care of it all and made sure we could enjoy the best day of our lives.

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Category: Ceremony & Reception Venue
Services Used: Parking, Centerpieces, Chairs, Dance Floor, Decor, Furniture, Lighting, Tables, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Hors d'Oeuvres, Plated, Server(s), Tastings, In-House Bar, Cake, In-House Catering, Clean Up, Liability Insurance, Lighting/Sound, Set Up, Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Bartender(s), Champagne Toast, Liquor License, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine

The State Room Pricing

Reception Site Fee
Site Fees Include:
Bridal Suite
China
Clean Up
Event Planning
Flatware
Glassware
Linens
Parking
Tables
Transportation
Wedding Catering Avg. Price Per Person
Catering Prices Include:
Cake Cutting
Dessert
Server(s)
Wedding Cake
Bar Service Price Includes:
Bartender(s)
Champagne Toast
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

The State Room FAQ

Venue Highlights
Maximum Capacity
230
Guest Minimum
100
Event Spaces
2
Type
Ballroom, Banquet Hall, Historic
Style
City, Elegant, Unique
Setting
Indoor
Bridal Shower
Ceremony
Engagement Party
Reception
Rehearsal Dinner
Elopements
Accommodations
All Inclusive Packages
Cake
Clean Up
Event Planning
Event Rentals
In-House Bar
In-House Catering
Liability Insurance
Lighting/Sound
Outside Vendors
Set Up
Wireless Internet
Bridal Suite
Pet Friendly
Preferred Vendors Only
Buffet
Cocktail Reception
Dessert
Hors d'Oeuvres
Plated
Server(s)
Stations
Tastings
Family Style
French Service
Outside Cake
Bartender(s)
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
Altar/Arches
Audio Equipment
Centerpieces
Chair Covers
Chairs
Dance Floor
Decor
Drapery
Furniture
Lighting
Photobooth
Tables
Tent Accessories
Tents
Barware
China
Flatware
Glassware
Linens
Chocolate Fountain
Parking
Shuttle
Valet
Wheelchair Access
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Professional Network & Endorsements

8 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!

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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.