Ithaca is home to a magnitude of galleries, museums, theatres, and cultural attractions, among the most popular and favorite ones being:
Buttermilk Falls State Park, on Buttermilk Falls Road E, which is best known for its beautiful series of water falls, cliffs and coldwater pools, also housing Pinnacle Rock, which is an interesting rock formation that folks enjoy viewing, considered being the perfect nature getaway, from the noisy and stressful city.
Cornell University's Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, located on Central Avenue, featuring a vast collection of more than 30,000 works of art, acquired by the university, over the years.
The Annual Ithaca Festival, which is the largest festival in Ithaca, held every year, on the weekend, after Memorial Day, a fun event which celebrates the diversity and beauty of the City of Ithaca, featuring all kinds of entertainment, starting off with a colorful and eye-catching Parade and continuing with a large array of entertaining and family-friendly activities.
Alan Treman State Marine Park, located at the south end of Cayuga Lake, a beautiful park which offers visitors a boat launch and dockage, fishing, a marina, picnic tables, and playing fields.
Among the top shopping spots in Ithaca, there are:
>> Center Ithaca: 171 East State Street, Ithaca, NY.
>> Shops At Ithaca Mall: 40 Catherwood Road, Ithaca, NY.
>> Daria's Boutique:210 Dryden Road, Ithaca, NY.
>> Yankee Candle: Ste 22, 40 Catherwood Road, Ithaca, NY.
>> Cayuga Mall: 2309 North Triphammer Road, Ithaca, NY.
>> Tops Plaza-Ithaca: 614 South Meadow Street, Ithaca, NY.
>> South Meadow Square: Elmira Road & Elmira Rd, Ithaca, NY.
>> Ten Thousand Villages: 171 East State Street, Ithaca, NY.
>> House of Shalimar: 142 East State Street, Ithaca, NY.