Jamestown (New York)
Jamestown is a city in Chautauqua County, in New York's Southern Tier.
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.
phone: +1 716 484-0204address: 3163 Airport DriveOpen to general aviation for now.
You will need a car as public transportation is very very limited.
- Chautauqua Lake
phone: +1 716 484-0800address: 203 West Second StThe first major museum in the U.S. dedicated to comedy, the National Comedy Center opened in August 2018 as the culmination of years of effort from major figures in American comedy. The advisory board includes Carl Reiner, Laraine Newman, Lewis Black, Jim Gaffigan, Paula Poundstone, and many others. Next door to Jamestown's historic Gateway Train Station, the museum offers more than 50 exhibits, from interactive experiences to artifacts and memorabilia. Highlights include a hologram theater, a stand-up lounge, and the adults-only "Blue Room". Personal archives housed at the museum include those of Charlie Chaplin, the Marx Brothers, Phyllis Diller, George Carlin, Joan Rivers, and Jerry Seinfeld.
address: 212 Pine StOperated by the National Comedy Center, this museum 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.
address: 319 West Third Streetfeatures open ice skating, hockey, concerts and indoor soccer leagues.
Roger Tory Peterson Institute of Natural History
address: 311 Curtis StIs 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.
Chautauqua Malladdress: Lakewood, NY
Alfie'saddress: 986 Fairmount AveKnown for great fish and amazing breakfasts.
Forteaddress: 114 East 3rd StreetJamestown, NY 14701. Eclectic American fare. Sushi. Homemade unique desserts.
Johnny's Lunchaddress: 966 Fairmount AveLocal fast food.
- Good Buffalo-style wings including at Wings ' Things on E. Second.
Wine Cellaraddress: 309 N Main St.The epitome of J-town culture. Not to be missed.
The Cherry Loungeaddress: 326 Cherry St.Awesome wings, great atmosphere!
address: 150 West Fourth St
address: 200 W 3rd Street
Hampton Innaddress: 4 W Oak Hill Rd