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Jamestown (New York)

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

Get in

By plane

  • Chautauqua County/Jamestown Airport (IATA: JHW), (ICAO: KJHW). Served by US Airways, [1], Colgan Air [2], and Jamestown Aviation [3].

By car

Get around

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


Chautauqua Lake


  • The Lucy-Desi Museum, 212 Pine St., (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.

311 Curtis St., Jamestown, NY 14701



  • Johnny's Lunch, 966 Fairmount Ave., (716) 664-2881


  • Wine Cellar, 309 N Main St., (716) 483-0599. The epitome of J-town culture. Not to be missed.


  • Holiday Inn, 150 West Fourth St., 716-664-3400,[4].
  • Best Western, 200 W 3rd Street, Phone: 716-484-8400 (Fax: 7164848405), [5].

Get out

Routes through Jamestown
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