The City of Schenectady, NY
Schenectady is a popular city in the state of New York with a total of 61,469 residents living there. Schenectady is ranked as the ninth most populated city in New York and the 500th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Schenectady County. The largest nearby city to Schenectady is Albany, approximately 14 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Schenectady, including Bayou Cafe, Burnt Hills Cafe, Burnt Hills Pizza, Carm's Restaurant and Mcdonald's. For a larger selection of Schenectady restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Schenectady Museums and/or Golf Courses, including the Mandeville Gallery, Mabee Farm Historic Site, Schenectady Museum, Empire State Aerosciences Museum and Galway Golf Course. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Schenectady please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Schenectady:
- Albany Intl. Airport (ALB)
- Schenectady County Airport (SCH)
Schenectady, New York Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Schenectady experiences an average high temperature of 60 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 41 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.8 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Schenectady with daytime temperatures averaging 78 degrees in the summer, and 33 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Schenectady to receive an average of 2.53 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.23 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 102 degrees in the summer and as low as -28 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Schenectady should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 58 degrees, and nighttime lows of 40.
Schenectady, New York Attractions
1Albany Institute of History and Art - Albany,
The Albany Institute of History & Art is a museum in Albany, New York "dedicated to collecting, preserving, interpreting and promoting interest in the history, art, and culture of Albany and the Upper Hudson Valley region". The museum is located at 125 Washington Avenue in downtown Albany, . Founded in 1791, it is among the oldest museums in the US.
2Amsterdam Municipal Golf Course - Amsterdam,
The Amsterdam Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Montgomery County New York. This course is located in the city of Amsterdam, . Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 518-842-6480.
Address: Upper Van Dyke Ave, Amsterdam, NY 12010
3Bay Meadows Golf Club - Queensbury,
The Bay Meadows Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Warren County New York. This course is located in the city of Queensbury, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 518-792-1650.
Address: 31 Cronin Rd, Queensbury, NY 12804
4Best House and Medical Exhibit - Middleburgh, , , , , , , , , village,
Dr. Christopher S. Best House and Office is a historic home located at Middleburgh in Schoharie County, New York. It is a two story, flat roofed, frame Italianate dwelling built in 1884. It was enlarged and modified with a series of renovations between 1890 and 1912. It now houses a medical history museum. Also on the property are a frame carriage barn and garage.
5Blue/Green Course at Colonie Golf Course, Town Of - Schenectady,
The Blue/Green Course at Colonie Golf Course, Town Of is a 36 hole public golf course in Schenectady County New York. Built in 1969, this Schenectady course designed by Willard Byrd is open apr 1 to oct 31. For tee time information call the pro shop at 518-374-4181. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 418 Consaul Rd, Schenectady, NY 12304
6Blue/White Course at Van Patten Golf Course - Clifton Park,
The Blue/White Course at Van Patten Golf Course is a 27 hole public golf course in Saratoga County New York. Built in 1971, this Clifton Park course designed by Armand Farina is open apr 15 to nov 1. For tee time information call the pro shop at 518-877-5400. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: Main St, Clifton Park, NY 12065
7Briar Creek Golf Course - , Princetown,
The Briar Creek Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Schenectady County New York. This course is located in the city of Princetown. Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 518-355-6145.
Address: 2347 Pangburn Rd, Princetown, NY 12056
8Brookside Museum - Ballston Spa,
Brookside Museum, sometimes known as the Aldridge House, is that can be found on the western edge of downtown Ballston Spa, New York. It is a wooden house built in the 1790s, one of the oldest in the village, but modified since then.
9Brunswick Greens - , Brunswick,
The Brunswick Greens is a 9 hole public golf course in Rensselaer County New York. Built in 1993, this Brunswick course is open apr 1 to oct 31. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 518-279-3848. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: Route 7, Brunswick, NY 12180
10Burden Iron Works - Troy,
The Burden Iron Works was an iron works and industrial complex on the Hudson River and Wynantskill Creek in Troy, New York. It once housed the Burden Water Wheel, the most powerful vertical water wheel in history. It most likely inspired George Washington Ferris to build the Ferris wheel.
Schenectady, New York Hotels
1Ramada Inn And Convention Ctr
450 Nott St
Schenectady, New York Restaurants
This is a list of Schenectady Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers. Happy Dining!
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