409 Schenectady Street, Schenectady, New York 12307, United States

(518) 346-1262

Welcome to The Hamilton Hill Arts Center

The African-American Cultural Arts Center of the Capital Region

Drumming is Universal: A multicultural Drum Festival


Enjoy live Drummers from Cultures around the world and join us for a multicultural Drum Circle!

If you are interested in volunteering on our planning committee, as event staff, or if you would like to bring a group to represent your culture contact us at (518) 346-1262. 

Take A Look!



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Current Programming

The Hamilton Hill Arts Center is  currently under renovation. 

Our grand reopening is Winter 2018

Click the picture to learn about our Youth & Adult  programs!

Find out more about our upcoming Kwanzaa Celebrations


Click on the picture for the full schedule of events produced by the Kwanzza Coalition and The Hamilton Hill Arts Center

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Your support and contributions will help us to serve Schenectady and the Capital Region with positive creative and educational opportunities for children and adults.

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Contact Us

Get in Touch!

Hamilton Hill Arts Center

409 Schenectady St, Schenectady, NY 12307, US

(518) 346-1262


Monday - Friday: 9am - 5pm

Saturday - Sunday: Closed

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