Afternoon Walking Tour: The Gilded Age in Troy

  • October 25, 2023 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
  • Hart Cluett Museum

    57 2nd Street
    Troy, New York 12180
Ticket Price $15.00-$20.00 This event is now over

Follow in the footsteps of the popular HBO series on this afternoon walking tour as we explore the many buildings and streets in the historic district that were used in filming Season One and Two of The Gilded Age. Season Two is officially released on October 29th so behind the scenes stories and locations for this new season will be shared as we look at the grand buildings and streetscapes that became the backdrop for this series set in 1882.

Please note, this tour is one of HCM’s most popular Walking Tour programs and sells out quickly. If you would like to be put on a waiting list in the event of a sold out tour, please email with your name, number of tickets, and a phone number to be reached at in the case of an opening. If space becomes available, we will contact you. 

Before registering, please note the following:

  • Ticket purchase is required beforehand.
  • This tour will leave AND end at the Hart Cluett Museum, 57 Second Street Troy, NY.
  • Tickets are $20 per person/$15 HCM Members. Children 16 & under are free.
    Admission to the museum is included in the cost of the walking tours.
  • Tours take place rain or shine at 12 PM, run from 60 to 90 minutes long, and are limited to 30 people per program. The tour experience includes walking several blocks on city streets with uneven sidewalks. Walking shoes and weather-appropriate attire are advised.
  • The Hart Cluett Museum provides all walking tour participants with headsets, allowing each visitor to listen to to listen to the tour guide at their preferred volume. Please note that while you may use or bring your own earpieces/earbuds, single use earpieces will also be provided by the Hart Cluett Museum at time of tour.

Cancellation Policy as of April 1, 2023:
Refunds or exchanges for ticketed tours and programs must be requested no fewer than 5 days prior to the program date. A $4 processing fee will be charged for refunds. If HCM cancels a tour or program, a full refund will be issued.

Questions? Please call 518-272-7232 or email

Date & Time

Wed, Oct 25, 2023 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Venue Details

Hart Cluett Museum

57 2nd Street
Troy, New York 12180 Hart Cluett Museum
Hart Cluett Museum

The Hart Cluett Museum is operated by Historic Rensselaer County (Rensselaer County Historical Society), a dynamic not-for-profit educational organization established in 1927 to connect local history and heritage with contemporary life. We enrich the present and advocate for the future by bringing the region's past to life, recognizing every face and every story. In pursuit of this mission, we collect, preserve, study, interpret, and make accessible a broad variety of objects and documents. We also conduct educational programs that inspire public enthusiasm for our roots and bolster the entrepreneurial appetites of our community.


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