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A suburban community with charming homes and apartments, New Scotland is located in Albany County, Albany, New York in the zip code area of 12208. Guilderland Center borders the New Scotland neighborhood to the north, Delmar to the east, South Bethlehem to the south, and East Berne to the west.
Students in the New Scotland neighborhood can attend Voorheesville Elementary School, Slingerlands Elementary School, Bethlehem Central Middle School, Farnsworth Middle School, Bethlehem Central Senior High School, and Guilderland High School. College Students can attend Excelsior College with notable alumni such as award winning photographer James Terrance Karney and The College of Saint Rose with notable alumni such as Ron Pucherelli, Animator for Dream Works.
Golfers can enjoy a round of golf at Western Turnpike Golf Course, or Capital Hills at Albany with a public 18-hole course. Nature trails and bicycle paths can be found at Albany Pine Bush Reserve. John Thacher State Park has panoramic views of the Green Mountains in Vermont from its hiking trails. The Albany Country Club has many fitness activities and a swimming pool.
New York State Museum is approximately two miles away and features a variety of exhibits and educational programs. Crailo State Historic Site is a museum featuring Dutch artifacts and history of the Hudson Valley first immigrant inhabitants. Henry Hudson Planetarium has monthly shows and educational activities for children. Ten Broeck Mansion features tours of the historic building. A cruise along the Hudson River on a Dutch Apple Cruise can delight the senses with beautiful panoramic views.
Pedestrian friendly with sidewalks, and on a public transportation route, New Scotland is a architectural and culturally rich neighborhood close to restaurants, shops and attractions.