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Albany Institute of History and Art
Albany Institute of History and Art Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Albany, NY
Art Museum in Albany, NY USA

Collecting, preserving, interpreting, and promoting... Founded in 1791, the Albany Institute of History & Art, one of the oldest museums in the United States, is dedicated to collecting, preserving, interpreting and promoting interest in the history, art and culture of Albany and the Upper Hudson Valley.


USS SLATER
USS SLATER Top Attraction!
Museum in Albany, NY USA

Restored World War II Destroyer Escort During World War II 563 Destroyer Escorts battled Nazi U-Boats on the North Atlantic protecting convoys of men and supplies. In the Pacific, they stood first in line to defend naval task forces from Kamikaze attacks. Today only one remains afloat in America.

Niagara Falls State Park
Niagara Falls State Park Top Attraction!
National Park in Niagara Falls, NY USA

For generations, the majestic beauty and humbling power of Niagara Falls State Park has fostered a sense of awe and wonder.

Albany Wine And Dine For The Arts Festival
Albany Wine And Dine For The Arts Festival Top Attraction!
Nature in Albany, NY USA


Cayuga Wine Trail
Cayuga Wine Trail Top Attraction!
Museum in Ovid, NY USA

Taste & tour 16 local wineries Along the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail there are an array of opportunites to make your time in the Finger Lakes complete! Whether you're spending one night or several, the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail has an abundance of lodging options.


Discovery Trail
Discovery Trail Top Attraction!
Museum in Ithaca, NY USA

Eight family-friendly museums/attractions

Downtown Ithaca Commons
Downtown Ithaca Commons Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Ithaca, NY
Theatre in Ithaca, NY USA

Ithaca's iconic downtown pedestrian mall. Downtown Ithaca is the place to enjoy the best that upstate New York has to offer. Surrounded by waterfalls, lakes, and forests, nowhere else in the region can you find such a wide variety of shops, restaurants, theatres, and historic architecture.

Waterfalls & Gorges
Waterfalls & Gorges Top Attraction!
Tour in Trumansburg, NY USA

Tour dozens of waterfalls in three state parks Like giant fingerprints of Ice Age glaciers, the Finger Lakes span across Central New York. Water and its works are the attractions and State Parks are jewels on the fingers. Eleven parks front on lakes, while six feature gorges with waterfalls.

Buffalo Zoo
Buffalo Zoo Top Attraction!
Zoo in Buffalo, NY USA

Throughout the year, the Buffalo Zoo offers guests fascinating animal exhibits, naturalistic wildlife habitats, beautiful garden areas and several unique areas in which to enjoy an environment that is full of fun, adventure and history. It's the only place in town to observe a wide variety of exotic and domestic animals in naturalistic habitats, including the zoo's M&T Bank Rainforest Falls exhibit.


Shea's Performing Arts Center
Shea's Performing Arts Center Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Buffalo, NY
Tour in Buffalo, NY USA

Built in 1926 by architects C. W. & G. W. Rapp in the style of a European opera house, Shea's continues to entertain audiences with touring shows, concerts, opera, dance, organ concerts and children's shows.

Darwin D. Martin House Complex
Darwin D. Martin House Complex Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Buffalo, NY
Tour in Buffalo, NY USA

Visit Frank Lloyd Wright's six-structure Darwin Martin House complex located in the historic Parkside neighborhood of Buffalo, NY. A variety of tours are offered year-round. Reservations are recommended. Constructed between 1903 and 1905 as the home of Darwin and Isabelle Martin, the Martin House exemplifies Frank Lloyd Wright's Prairie House ideal and ranks as one of his finest residential works.

Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark
Hope Lake Lodge & Indoor Waterpark Top Attraction!
Sport in Cortland, NY USA

Greek Peak Mountain Resort has been a ski destination for over fifty years. Greek Peak Mountain Resort has been an upstate New York ski destination for over fifty years. In December 2009, they unveiled an amazing $11 million expansion that took the property from a local hotspot to a major attraction.

Corning Musuem of Glass
Corning Musuem of Glass Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Finger Lakes, NY
Museum in Corning, NY USA

Corning Museum of Glass (CMOG) has a number of exhibits that will intrigue children of any age, including unique a Make Your Own Glass opportunity, glassblowing demonstrations, and hands-on exhibits that show tell the story of the science behind glass. At The Corning Museum of Glass, glass isn't just for looking at or looking through. At our Museum, you can explore, research, touch, work with, and interact with glass.

Statue of Liberty National Monument
Statue of Liberty National Monument Top Attraction!
National Park in Liberty Island, NY USA

National Monument VISITORS CAN EXPERIENCE A SPECIAL INSIDERS' VIEW OF THE ENGINEERING MARVEL THAT IS THE STATUE OF LIBERTY.

Ellis Island National Monument
Ellis Island National Monument Top Attraction!
National Park in Ellis Island, NY USA

National Monument Ellis Island was incorporated as part of the Statue of Liberty National Monument on May 11, 1965.

Appalachian National Scenic Trail
Appalachian National Scenic Trail Top Attraction!
National Park in State of New York, NY USA

National Scenic Trail The Appalachian National Scenic Trail is a 2,174-mile footpath along the ridgecrests and across the major valleys of the Appalachian Mountains from Katahdin in Maine to Springer Mountain in northern Georgia.

200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India
200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh India things to do on a rainy day in New York
Sport in All Locations, NY USA

200 Hour Hatha and Ashtanga Yoga Teacher Training Course 200 Hour Yoga Teacher Training in Rishikesh, India 200 Hour Hatha and Ashtanga Yoga Teacher Training Course at Arogya Yoga School, Rishikesh. Certified by Yoga Alliance USA.

A Never-Ending Line IN CONCERT
A Never-Ending Line IN CONCERT things to do on a rainy day in Brooklyn, NY
Concert in Manhattan, NY USA

A Never-Ending Line, a new female song cycle

A PhotoTrek Tour
A PhotoTrek Tour
Tour in New York City, NY USA

Private Walking tour with personal Photographer Private NYC walking tour with a personal photographer. Guests are captured in all their own photos with NYC landmarks such as The Brooklyn Bridge, Central Park & Times Square as the backdrop.

A-Maze ‘N Shabbos
A-Maze ‘N Shabbos things to do on a rainy day in Brooklyn, NY
Childrens Museum in Brooklyn, NY USA

New temporary interactive exhibit! Navigate your way through a life-sized Shabbat themed maze, complete with word and picture puzzles along the way.

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New York

Attractions
Activities
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Places to stay

Regions

Albany
Brooklyn
Buffalo
Finger Lakes
Ithaca
Jamaica
Lake George
New York City
Niagara Falls
Rochester

Best Places to Stay in New York


Hampton Inn Rome NY
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From $133 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet.
Hilton Garden Inn Buffalo Airport
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From $133 / night.


Swimming Pool, Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
Hotel On Rivington
Guest Score:
From $166 / night.


Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
South bridge Bed and Breakfast
Guest Score:
From $195 / night.


Free Internet, Non Smoking Rooms.
The Jane
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From $91 / night.


Free Internet.

Best Time to Visit New York


The best time to visit New York is in the summer and fall. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the mid 60's and highs in the mid 70's. Nights are cool with lows in the mid 50's. Fall temperatures are cold with averages in the mid 40's and highs in the mid 50's. Fall nights are cold with lows in the mid 30's.

Spring Visit New York in the summerSummer Visit New York in the fallFall Winter


Monthly Temperatures in New York


Month Low Avg High
January 16.0 24.2 32.2
February 17.3 26.1 34.8
March 25.7 34.8 44.0
April 36.0 45.9 55.8
May 46.6 57.3 67.9
June 55.7 66.0 76.3
July 60.8 71.0 81.1
August 59.4 69.3 79.2
September 51.8 61.6 71.4
October 41.1 50.6 60.1
November 32.7 40.4 48.0
December 22.3 29.7 37.1

Destinations in and around New York to Visit



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