The Empire State Plaza ice rink at sunset with skaters.

The Empire "Skate" Plaza Ice Rink

Open Tuesday - Sunday from 12:00 - 8:00 p.m., weather permitting!

Upcoming Events at the Office of General Services

2023 Memorial Observance
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Now streaming online!
Watch "Paths to Change," New York State's one-hour tribute to the life and legacy of Dr. King.

Be sure to check out our other Dr. King community initiatives, including the Dr. King Student Art & Essay Exhibit and the Dr. King Statewide Food Drive.
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Work at the Office of General Services We're Hiring

Hawk Street Passage & Central Courtyard
Repairing and Renovating the Interior of the Central Courtyard

New York State is renovating the interior of the Central Courtyard and the Hawk Street Passage. The project restores a vital part of Capitol history and provides a view of the past.
New York State Capitol Courtyard, present day.
Flags on New York State Buildings

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