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Everson Museum of Art
The Everson Museum of Art seeks to inspire, educate and enrich, integrating art into people’s lives through direct encounters with its collections and exhibitions. It is internationally recognized for its extensive and significant collection of ceramics, pioneering art video collection and distinctive structural design by the noted architect I.M. Pei.
Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science and Technology
Where kids of all ages explore the world of science through hands-on exhibits, planetarium shows and lively science demonstrations. Home to the Bristol Omnitheater, the only IMAX Dome theater in Upstate New York!
Onondaga Historical Association Museum and Research Center
One of the nation’s largest regional collections of historical treasures awaits you at the OHA Museum. Celebrate the region’s people, events, architecture, sports legends, industries, transportation and recreation. The OHA Research Center houses two million archival photos, maps, cemetery records, and other documents pertaining to Onondaga County history.
Rosamond Gifford Zoo
It has lions and tigers…and penguins! Visit elephants, monkeys, red pandas and over 600 other animals year-round. The Zoo has indoor and outdoor exhibits, talks and demonstrations and a gift shop.
Just a block away from the Erie Canal Museum, Hanover Square was Syracuse’s first commercial district. At the center of the Square is a plaza and fountain where lunchtime entertainment is featured in the summer months. The plaza is surrounded by offices and retail businesses.
A trendy spot for shopping, dining and nightlife, downtown’s Armory Square is the place to be. It’s easily walkable and a leisurely browse is half the fun. The 60-foot IMAX screen at the MOST is at the heart of it all, in the former Armory building, which gave the Square its name.