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Syracuse’s top attractions
- Tour the campus of Syracuse University, a well-established college.
- Visit the Rosamond Gifford Zoo to see many large animals including lions, tigers, elephants and reindeer.
- Spend an evening at the theater. The Landmark is a well-maintained 19th century structure and the Redhouse Arts Center celebrates diverse artists from fine art to film.
- Attend a Syracuse Orange game. Football and basketball are popular in this city, so purchase tickets in advance.
Best time to travel to Syracuse
Visit Syracuse year-round to take part in many festivals, including the summertime Syracuse Greek Fest and the Syracuse Jazz Fest. Visit in August for the Central New York Scottish Games and Celtic Festival, and the Great New York State Fair. Summer is popular for outdoor recreation, and September and October are prime times to visit to see the changing autumn leaves.