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Jamestown

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Jamestown is a city in Chautauqua County, in New York's Southern Tier.

Understand[edit]

Although Jamestown is a small city, it is the largest in Chautauqua County. It has cold, snowy winters and mild summers, even cool at night sometimes in August.

Get in[edit]

By plane[edit]

  • Chautauqua County/Jamestown Airport (JHW IATA). Served by Sun Air Express.

By car[edit]

Get around[edit]

You will need a car as public transportation is very very limited.

See[edit]

  • Chautauqua Lake

Do[edit]

Partridge-Sheldon House
  • The Lucy-Desi Museum, 212 Pine St, +1 716 484-0800. Celebrates the lives and entertainment careers of Jamestown-native Lucille Ball and her co-star husband Desi Arnaz through interactive displays, personal belongings and video screenings.
  • Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History, 311 Curtis St. Is a national center for nature education named for the award-winning naturalist and author of a popular series of natural history field guides. Featured are nature exhibits as well as wildlife art and photography. Trails and a butterfly garden are on the 27 wooded acres. Call (716) 665-2473 for more information.
  • Northwest Arena, 319 West Third Street. features open ice skating, hockey, concerts, indoor soccer leagues, and much more Northwest Arena on Wikipedia Jamestown Savings Bank Ice Arena (Q6146262) on Wikidata

Buy[edit]

Jamestown Armory
  • Chautauqua Mall, Lakewood, NY.

Eat[edit]

  • Alfie's, 986 Fairmount Ave. Known for great fish and amazing breakfasts.
  • Forte, 114 East 3rd Street, +1 716 484-6063. Jamestown, NY 14701. Eclectic American fare. Sushi. Homemade unique desserts.
  • Johnny's Lunch, 966 Fairmount Ave, +1 716 664-2881. Local fast food.
  • Lisciandro's Restaurant.
  • The Pub.
  • Good Buffalo-style wings including at Wings ' Things on E. Second.

Drink[edit]

  • Wine Cellar, 309 N Main St., +1 716 483-0599. The epitome of J-town culture. Not to be missed.
  • The Cherry Lounge, 326 Cherry St., +1 716 664-4359. Awesome wings, great atmosphere!

Sleep[edit]

Euclid Avenue School

Go next[edit]

Routes through Jamestown
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