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Visit Syracuse

Visit Syracuse
Visit Syracuse is your source for all there is to do and see in Greater Syracuse and Onondaga County. With an average of 17,500 unique visitors per month, VisitSyracuse.com is the official tourism destination site of the Greater Syracuse area, and includes the community’s most comprehensive Events Calendar. The site provides quick access to comprehensive listings of places to stay, dine, and have fun during your visit.

Visit Syracuse plays a vital role in the area’s economic development strategy through its focus on growing Onondaga County’s $776 million tourism industry. As the county’s official destination marketing organization, Visit Syracuse works to generate short-term and future income for businesses, employment for residents and tax revenue for local government.

Learn more at www.visitsyracuse.com, or connect with Visit Syracuse on Facebook and Twitter.


The Visit Syracuse Visitor Guide is an 80-page magazine featuring everything from delicious dining spots to metropolitan museums and all the information you need to plan an local getaway!

Click here to view the Syracuse Visitors Guide, or order by mail.

Downtown Committee of Syracuse
DowntownSyracuse.com provides a portal to all the unique places to visit, shop, dine, live or rent in the downtown Syracuse business district. There is always something exciting to do in downtown Syracuse, whether it’s dining at an outdoor café, taking the kids to story-time at the public library, strolling through one of many outdoor festivals, or experiencing the life-like sensation of the latest IMAX film. You can also take a walking tour of downtown Syracuse that features historic and architecturally significant landmarks, or visit one downtown's beautiful parks.

The Downtown Committee of Syracuse focuses on the coordinated redevelopment of downtown Syracuse, seeking tangible improvements to Syracuse’s urban core, implementing short term projects and advancing long term goals. The Downtown Committee was established in 1975 as the first business improvement district in the state, and represents the interests of business and property owners. It plays a lead role in the coordination of downtown’s revitalization through its programs in economic development, marketing, environmental maintenance, parking, transportation, and security.

Become a fan of Downtown Syracuse on Facebook, or follow it on Twitter.


Learn more about the exciting projects going on in Downtown Syracuse, from residential and commercial development, to expanded retail and dining options, to the Downtown Committee's security, maintenance and marketing efforts.

Read the Downtown Committee of Syracuse's 2009-10 Annual Report.  


‘Meet Downtown Syracuse,’ features testimonials from
downtown business owners, and information about downtown development, residential growth, tourism, and employment demographics.

Read Meet Downtown Syracuse.

University Hill
Syracuse’s University Hill is home to outstanding museums, art galleries, and various cultural and recreational activities. These venues frequently host unique local, regional, national, and international exhibitions, performers, and speakers.

To learn more, visit www.university-hill.com.