Greater Binghamton is like a playground for adults, and yet still fun for children. It’s the best of both worlds!

You can hit the greens with your buddies, trek along a trail in the great outdoors with your fishing pole in hand, shop Antique Row for that impossible-to-find replica you’ve been dying for, or capture your kids’ attention for hours at the Discovery Center of the Southern Tier. Tour a cool museum with the whole family, then the countryside on a scenic walking or bike trail.

When the stars appear, and so does your urge to paint the town red, venture downtown for dance clubs, country and sports bars and coffee houses.

Get out there and play the day away in Greater Binghamton!


Outdoor mosaic sculpture

Binghamton Mosaics Tour

www.geotourist.com

The Greater Binghamton area has a rich culture and a deep rooted history. This combination makes for a fruitful space for artist to grow and create. One medium in which artist of Binghamton use is mosaics which can be found in various places throughout the streets of downtown. Walk this tour and discover these, sometimes hidden, gems!

View GeoTourist Tour


Path Through History Weekend

June 16-17 and October 6–8, 2018

www.paththroughhistory.ny.gov

Path Through History gives you an opportunity to learn about and visit the hundreds of museums, parks, galleries and other destinations that help tell the important story of New York and the role it has played in our nations history. Through the interactive website you can plan a trip, find out about special events or get a glimpse of some of the important people and events that helped make our country great. With over 500 hundred destinations located throughout the entire state you are sure to find the path that is right for you.

View Our Tours of  Downtown Binghamton and Lisle


Women’s Suffrage Trail

Broome and Tioga County

The year 2017 marks the 100th Anniversary of the United States giving female citizens the right to vote. This right was made possible by the strong willed women of the U.S.A., and some of them resided right here in New York State. To honor these women, a trail has been created to visit areas where we can pay tribute to the women in our area that made history in our country… Read More


Sculpture Outdoors

Broome and Tioga County

View Broome County Arts Council’s online exhibition of public sculpture! This collection of historically and artistically significant works in Greater Binghamton and Broome County is a collaboration with Binghamton University Art History Department and Professor Kevin Hatch. The goal is to identify, catalog, and raise awareness of public sculpture as valuable cultural assets, landmarks, resources and attractions that are worthy of investment and care. This catalog offers stories about how these works came to “live” among us and the artists who designed them. Many of these public sculptures bear the scars of change caused by nature’s sun and storms or by human neglect and, sometimes, violence. But still they stand, meaningful public sculptures that serve as community touchstones of past glories, current realities, and future promise.

View online exhibition

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  • Golf Like A Pro In Greater Binghamton

    If golf doesn’t come to mind when you think of Greater Binghamton, think again.

    Take a Swing
  • Binghamton's New Brew Niche

    From international award-winning ales to bizarre-yet-delicious brews, beer is bringing Binghamton back in a big way.

    See what's brewing
  • What are spiedies?

    Our barbecue pits come in handy when grilling up spiedes, Greater Binghamton’s signature contribution to the culinary world.

    Get A Taste
  • We Love Sports

    Find any sport in every season in Binghamton, where we have nearly a century of experience hosting pro, amateur, national and local teams and tournaments.

    Get In The Game
  • Check out our time machines

    As the “Carousel Capital of the World,” our collection of antique merry-go-rounds will surely transport you to yesteryear.

    Take A Spin
  • Get in the Zone

    Greater Binghamton is Serling country, with reminders of the late great’s roots throughout.

    Enter the Twilight Zone