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  • Seabreeze Park 585-323-1900
    4600 Culver Road, Rochester, NY 14506
    This family oriented park offers a variety of amusements and a water park, with over seventy five attractions in all. more info  map

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Campbell Whittlesey Museum 585-546-7029
    123 South Fizhugh Street, Rochester, NY 14614
    This restored 1830s home is known as one of the finest examples of Greek revival architecture in America, and is filled with furnishings that recreate the era of its... more info  map

  • Historic City Hall 585-428-5990
    30 Church Street, Rochester, NY 14614
    This historic building is picturesque and consists of four stories, an open air atrium, marble arches, stone sculptures and ornate council chambers. more info  map

  • Susan B. Anthony House 585-235-6124
    17 Madison Street, Rochester, NY 14056
    This Victorian home was the headquarters for the historic women's suffrage movement and the scene of Susan B. Anthony's infamous arrest in 1872 for voting. The house,... more info  map

Historic Sites & Monuments

  • Charlotte Genesee Lighthouse 585-621-6179
    70 Lighthouse Street, Rochester, NY 14612
    This second-oldest lighthouse on the Great Lakes was built in 1822, and sits perched on a looming bluff that overlooks the mouth of the Genesee River. The forty-foot... more info  map

  • Mount Hope Cemetery 585-428-7999
    1133 Mount Hope Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620
    Listed in the New York State Register of Historic Places and the National Register of Historic Places, Mount Hope Cemetery is America's first municipal Victorian... more info

Libraries & Research Centers

  • University of Rochester Theatre Poster Collection 585-275-4477
    107 Todd Union Building, Rochester, NY 14627
    Rush Rhees Library
    Found in the library on the campus of the University of Rochester, this unique collection features one hundred thirty one posters that advertised coming attraction to... more info

Museums & Galleries

  • ARTISANworks 585-288-7170
    565 Blossom Road, Suite L, Rochester, NY 14610
    ARTISANworks is a 60,000 square foot facility honoring many forms of art in the upstate New York region. It features many workshops, live music on Sundays, art... more info

  • Centre at High Falls 585-325-2030
    60 Brown's Race, Rochester, NY 14614
    High Falls District
    The Centre at High Falls includes an array of exhibits that explore and elucidate a variety of themes and matter of interest, including push button exhibits that will... more info  map

  • George Eastman House 585-271-3361
    900 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14607
    Once the estate of George Eastman, the founder of the Eastman Kodak Company, this restored Colonial Revival mansion is situated on 12 and a half acres and is open to the... more info  map

  • Memorial Art Gallery 585-473-7720
    500 University Avenue, Rochester, NY 14056
    The Memorial Art Gallery features exhibits of artworks, some of which verge on being immemorial, with fifty centuries of art on display; the relics and art displayed... more info  map

  • Oxford Gallery 585-271-5885
    267 Oxford Street, Rochester, NY 14607
    The Oxford Gallery brings the best in contemporary art to the Rochester area, with several thousand works in a collection that includes paintings, prints, sculpture and... more info  map

  • Rochester Museum and Science Center 585-271-4320
    657 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14505
    The Rochester Museum and Science Centre features exhibits that are related to history, anthropology and natural sciences. In addition to the multifarious items that can... more info  map

  • Stone Tolan House Museum 585-546-7029
    2370 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14506
    The Stone-Tolan House endeavours to recreate the activities and ways of life from the times when this area was the edge of the frontier and bordered on the wild expanses... more info  map

  • Strong National Museum of Play 585-263-2700
    One Manhattan Square, Rochester, NY 14607
    At the Strong National Museum of Play you will find ongoing exhibits and programs dedicated to the enhancement and history of play. more info

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Ellwanger Garden of Landmark Society 585-546-7029
    625 Mount Hope, Rochester, NY 14506
    This perennial garden dates back to 1876, is located in an historic village, and offers one the chance to visit a Victorian-style English Garden with a quite extensive... more info  map

  • Seneca Park Zoo 585-336-7200
    2222 Saint Paul Street, Rochester, NY 14621
    The Seneca Park Zoo features educational programs, participates in conservation programs, and displays a wide variety of animals that represent the great biological... more info  map

Tours & Cruises

  • Corn Hill Navigation 585-262-5661
    12 Corn Hill Terrace, Rochester, NY 14506
    Corn Hill Navigation offers daily and special excursions for exploring the area in and around Rochester. more info  map

  • Corn Hill Waterfront and Navigation Foundation 585-262-5661
    250 Exchange Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14506
    This foundation features a replica of an 1880s canal boat, tour excursions, and brunch, lunch, dinner and dessert cruises. more info  map

  • Force Seven Charters 585-349-7399
    PO Box 26593, Rochester, NY 14506
    Force Seven Charters offers daily and specialty charters that depart from Spencerport. more info

  • Sam Patch Tour Boat 585-262-5661
    250 Exchange Boulevard, Rochester, NY 14056
    Sam Patch offers historic and scenic cruises on the Genesee River and the Erie Canal.  more info  map

Vineyards, Wineries & Breweries

  • Casa Larga Vineyards 585-223-4210
    2287 Turk Hill Road, Fairport, NY 14450
    Casa Larga Vineyards produces award winning wines while also offering wine tastings and tours. Special events are held throughout the year. more info


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