Syracuse tourism has become increasingly popular over the years. There are many exciting areas to explore, like the historic Armory Square District or Clinton Square, where shopping, dining and outdoor festivals are abound. There is always something great happening at the Oncenter or at the New York State Fairgrounds. Wherever you’re heading, the Marriott Syracuse Downtown is at the center of it all.


Syracuse University

Syracuse University is a private institution that was founded in 1870. SU has a proud tradition of providing an environment in which students from diverse backgrounds come together to create, grow, and break boundaries.


The Oncenter 

A three-city-block facility located in the heart of Syracuse, New York, The Oncenter is composed of a convention center, sporting arena, and theaters. Whether you are interested in watching a hockey game, seeing a Broadway show, taking the kids to Disney on Ice, attending a car show, or planning your annual group conference, The Oncenter is the place where it all happens.


Historic Armory Square District

Located in the heart of Armory Square is the 60-foot dome, IMAX Theater at the MOST Museum. A trendy spot for shopping, dining and nightlife, the square bustles with an abundance of restaurants offering delicious tastes and dishes from almost every corner of the world.


Clinton Square

A central location for the city of Syracuse to host outdoor festivals and events all year round. From ice skating in the winter to the New York State Blues Fest every summer, Clinton Square has it all!


New York State Fairgrounds

The New York state Fairgrounds is a 375 acre site that hosts a variety of fun, educational and exciting events during each year. In addition to the famous Great New York State Fair, the Fairgrounds host approximately 500 non-fair events, including major sporting events, equestrian competitions, consumer shows and community events.


SUNY Upstate Medical University

As a biomedical research enterprise, Upstate Medical University focuses on the most prevalent human diseases, including cancer, diabetes, heart disease, nervous system disorders, vision, and infectious diseases. The Upstate University Health System serves 1.8 million people, often the most seriously ill and injured, and includes Upstate University Hospital; Upstate University Hospital at Community Campus; Upstate Golisano Children’s Hospital, and numerous satellite sites.


Upstate University Hospital

University Hospital has long held the distinction of caring for the most seriously ill and injured in the state. It is a Level-I trauma center and features the region’s only children’s hospital. University Hospital is also a NYS Designated Center for Stroke, AIDS, Trauma, Burn, SAFE services, and Poison Control, and offers 77 unique specialty clinics.