Exterior view of entrance to Hampton Plaza in downtown Albany.
State Office Building

Hampton Plaza


38-40 State Street
Albany, NY 12207
United States

Building Manager518-473-4404

Business Hours

7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Monday - Friday


  • Tenant representatives must provide list of visitors to the security desk and obtain approval prior to granting access to the building. 
  • Once the visitors arrive, the tenant representative must come down to escort them to their destination. 
  • All visitors 17 years of age or older must present a valid photo ID. Acceptable proof of identification is listed below.
  • Visitors 16 years old and under do not have to produce proof of identification but must be accompanied by an adult with acceptable proof of identification.
  • New York State vendors and contractors will be treated as visitors and are subject to visitor access protocols.
  • Report to the security desk, provide name and purpose of visit.
  • Present a valid photo ID.
  • Be photographed, if required.
  • Receive a visitor pass.
  • Return visitor pass to the security desk or to the designated receptacle when exiting the building.
Acceptable Proofs of Identification for Admittance to OGS Facilities

The following is a list of the acceptable proofs of identification for admittance to OGS facilities.  All such forms of identification must include a clear photograph of the individual and be unexpired.

  • Driver’s license or non-driver ID card issued by a state or possession of the U.S.
  • Other government-issued ID card issued by a state or possession of the U.S. (including an NYS employee ID card)
  • U.S. Passport or a U.S. Passport Card
  • Permanent Resident Card or an Alien Receipt Card (Form I-551)
  • Foreign passport
  • U.S. Military ID card, or
  • U.S. Military dependent’s ID card

→See also Photo ID Requirements in OGS Buildings Frequently Asked Questions.


Public Transportation

Bus Route - The Capital District Transportation Authority (CDTA) provides bus service, visit the CDTA website at: https://www.cdta.org/routes

Bicycle Storage

Bicycle Rack Location - At the rear entrance vestibule


There is no visitor parking.

Visitors may use paid meter parking or park in a City of Albany parking garage

Building Services

Deliveries & Loading Dock

  • All drivers must check-in with security
  • Deliveries are made to mailroom employees at the rear entrance of the building
  • No truck size limit