Comfort Inn Fairgrounds
7010 Interstate Island Rd.
Syracuse, NY 13209
Phone: (315) 453-0045
Fax: (315) 453-3689
Headrush features paintball, BMX, skateboarding, motocross and much more. This is the ultimate place to have fun and get extreme!
Onondaga Lake Park is a popular landmark for family-friendly recreation. Nestled on the banks of the Onondaga Lake, it is often dubbed as Central Park's counterpart in the central region of the state. Some of its features include motor-free trails, picnic spots, a skate park, fishing and cycling activities, boat rides and a children's playground. This park doubles up as a venue for an array of cultural festivals, sporting tournaments and community events.
The Oswego-Oneida Streets Historic District is located at Baldwinsville, New York. This historic district is spread over 50 acres (20 ha) and has 32 comprising buildings. The district was added to the National Registrar of Historic Places on July 29, 1982.
WonderWorks is an amusement park for the mind combining education and entertainment in over 100 hands-on exhibits that will spark the imagination and challenge the mind. Interactive, educational and fun for all ages, those visiting the attraction will enjoy a variety of experiences including being blown away by 84-mile per hour hurricane-force winds, maneuvering the controls of a NASA spacecraft to land the shuttle, lying on a bed of 3,500 nails, piloting a fighter jet, riding a 360-degree virtual roller coaster and competing in a game of lazer tag. Also available at WonderWorks is the world's tallest suspended, indoor ropes course, Canyon Climb Adventure.
Wonder Works is a brilliant museum which features over a hundred interactive science exhibits. The entrance to this building is a portal to a completely different dimension, with the interiors designed in a way which makes you feel that you are standing upside down in a room. Have a memorable experience at the four-dimensional theater, and enjoy a fun game of laser tag with your friends. The ultimate entertainment site, this place should not be given a miss at any cost.
A lively mall with excellent facilities for the visitors, the Destiny USA is a wonderful place to be with your family or group of friends. The mall offers a wide array of shopping options and eateries. The mall also houses several entertainment options. For more information, please visit the website.
The Tipperary Hill Heritage Memorial is located at the corner of Milton Avenue and Tompkins Street in its namesake park and neighborhood. This district has an Irish lineage with immigrants settling in since the 1820s. Sculpted by Dexter Benedict in 1997, the bronze memorial features life-size figures of a young Irish family of four pointing to the famous Green over Red traffic signal. The post's red light was said to represent the British while green the Irish. After several local conflicts, the light was interchanged from green to red despite opposition from the City Hall. This memorial commemorates that very incident.
The Syracuse vicinity of New York is swanked by the stellar Rosamond Gifford Zoo. It is precisely situated at Burnet Park in Syracuse. The zoo site is a great recreational avenue for all ages and encompasses a massive land cover of 43 acres (17 hectares). The zoo houses more than 900 varied animals. It was opened for public viewing in 1914. Post its strategic renewal, the zoo was re-opened in 1986. A distinct highlight is the U.S.S. Antiquities Aquarium which boasts of exhibits ranging of insects, aquatic life, reptiles and much more.
The Saint Margaret's Church is located in Mattydale, New York and has been serving the locals as a religious for over 80 years. This Roman Catholic Church is an active institute of faith. The church believes that it is only through the teachings of God and His word that people can live an enriching life. Following the tradition of naming the church as per the founding pastor's choice, the church was named St Margaret's after Father Oley's mother's name - Margaret Rose. Under Rev. Robert Hyde, regular Sunday services are conducted and worshipers can indulge in the prayers. Check the website for information on mass timings and services.
The St. Paul's Armenian Apostolic Church is a historic church built in 1908. The church building has a simple yet stunning architecture. It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2010 and has been in service from the time of its birth. Regular masses and religious ceremonies are carried out at the congregation. For service timings please log on to their website.
Niagara Mohawk Building, now occupied by the National Grid is an art deco structure and was built in 1932. It is a part of the prestigious 'National Register of Historic Places' and was designed and conceptualized by Melvin L. King and Bley & Lyman. This structure represents the new 'Age of Electricity' and showed a hope of light during the troubled times of 'Great Depression'. When in Syracuse, do visit this national landmark.
The next time you're in downtown Syracuse, don’t forget to stop by the Armory Square Historic District. Officially added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1984, this neighborhood has it all - swanky restaurants, coffee houses, clothing boutiques, nightlife and even some miscellaneous shops that sell everything from used records to vintage clothing. Armory Square District is also home to the Shot Clock Monument.