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Things To Do in Rochester, NY

Do you feel like you’re in a rut? Break free from the routine by exploring all the wonderful, fun-filled things to do in the area! We have it all from family fun and kid-friendly entertainment, to adult playgrounds and movie theaters. Discover just how rich the city is by scrolling below to find out the attractions around you.

Click on any attraction to get directions. You can also click on each category to find even more things to do. From outdoor fun to indoor mystery – nothing compares to the excitement that awaits you. With all our options, you’ll wish that days lasted longer!

George Eastman House

George Eastman House

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Sam Patch & Mary Jemison

Sam Patch & Mary Jemison

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Lilac Festival

Lilac Festival

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Genesee Golf Course

Genesee Golf Course

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Landmark Society

Landmark Society

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Cinema Theatre Rochester

Cinema Theatre Rochester

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Rochester Civic Garden Center

Rochester Civic Garden Center

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Garth Fagan Dance

Garth Fagan Dance

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Tapas177

Tapas177

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Genesee Riverway Trail

Genesee Riverway Trail

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The Mall at Greece Ridge

The Mall at Greece Ridge

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Isaac Gordon National Park Trail

Isaac Gordon National Park Trail

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Park Avenue

Park Avenue

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Local Resources in Rochester, NY

When you’re visiting a city or are new to the area, finding information on local resources might be hard. You may find yourself in need of airport information, food banks, local radio and TV stations, hospitals, churches or even schools in the area. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Our local resources include universities, colleges and school districts; local government services and branches; hospitals, clinics and urgent care services; local news stations and newspapers; airports and trains; and local utilities – cable and internet services, natural gas, electric, water and cell phone services.

Anything you might need while you travel or when you first get established in a new city, we have in our "Local Resources" tab at the top of the page. Click on the category you’re looking for to find countless options to suit your needs.

Rochester City School District

Rochester City School District

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Rochester Police Department

Rochester Police Department

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University of Rochester Medical Center

University of Rochester Medical Center

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Rochester's Community Media Center

Rochester's Community Media Center

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Rochester Democrat & Chronicle

Rochester Democrat & Chronicle

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Rochester Genesee Regional Transportation Authority

Rochester Genesee Regional Transportation Authority

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Spectrum

Spectrum

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