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Top Ten Things to See and Do in Ithaca


  1. Visit the eight sites on the Discovery Trail, which includes the Sciencenter, Museum of the Earth, Cayuga Nature Center, Cornell Lab of Ornithology, the History Center, Johnson Museum of Art, Tompkins County Public Library, and Cornell Plantations
  2. Dine at one of Ithaca’s many excellent restaurants, including the world-famous Moosewood Restaurant
  3. Shop at the unique stores on the downtown Ithaca Commons
  4. Enjoy Cayuga Lake from Stewart Park
  5. Browse the many art galleries around the Ithaca Commons
  6. Tour and taste at Six Mile Creek Vineyards
  7. View the Ithaca Falls
  8. Walk the Cayuga Waterfront Trail
  9. Take the Carl Sagan Planet Walk and visit the solar system
  10. Grab a great cup of coffee at Ithaca’s own Gimme! Coffee or Ithaca Coffee Company