The City of Troy, NY
Troy is a popular city in the state of New York with a total of 47,556 residents living there. Troy is ranked as the fourteenth most populated city in New York and the 680th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Rensselaer County. The largest nearby city to Troy is Albany, approximately 9 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Troy, including Anthony's Pizza, Chubby's Subs, Old Daley Inn Catering Company, Broad Street Cafe and Burger King - Store 3176. For a larger selection of Troy restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Troy Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the Rensselaer County Historical Society, Brunswick Greens, Burden Iron Works, Hart-Cluett Mansion and Watervliet Arsenal Museum. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Troy please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Troy:
- Albany Intl. Airport (ALB)
- Schenectady County Airport (SCH)
Troy, New York Climate and WeatherIn the month of July, Troy experiences an average high temperature of 84 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in July are usually about 63 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.97 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Troy with daytime temperatures averaging 80 degrees in the summer, and 35 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Troy to receive an average of 2.2 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.78 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 101 degrees in the summer and as low as -23 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Troy should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 61 degrees, and nighttime lows of 40.
Troy, 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
3Arrowhead (Herman Melville) - , Pittsfield,
Arrowhead, which is also referred to as Herman Melville House, was the home of American author Herman Melville during his most productive years from 1850-1863. In this house in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, Melville wrote some of his major work: the novels Moby-Dick, Pierre, The Confidence-Man, and Israel Potter; a collection of short stories entitled The Piazza Tales and including "I and My Chimney," "Benito Cereno," "Bartleby the Scrivener," and "The Paradise of Bachelors and the Tartarus of Maids"; all his magazine stories; and some of his poetry.
4Berkshire Botanical Garden - , Stockbridge,
The Berkshire Botanical Garden, is a 15 acre botanical garden in Stockbridge, Massachusetts in the US. Its collections contain over 3,000 species and varieties, with an emphasis on plants that thrive in the Berkshires.
5Berkshire Museum - , Pittsfield,
The Berkshire Museum is a museum of natural history, art and ancient civilization that is located in Pittsfield, Berkshire County, Massachusetts.
6Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum - , Lenox,
The Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum is a railroad museum that is situated in Lenox, Massachusetts that offers historical exhibits as well as train rides up to Stockbridge, Massachusetts on the Housatonic Railroad right of way. The Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum was founded in 1984, as a not for profit organization. In 1984, the Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum began operating passenger excursions between Lee and Great Barrington, over tracks owned by the Housatonic Railroad.
7Blue/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
8Blue/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
9Bousquet Ski Area - , Pittsfield,
Bousquet Ski Area is a 200-acre ski area located in on a northern summit of Yokun Ridge in Pittsfield, Massachusetts within the Berkshires cultural region. The resort features a vertical drop of 750 feet, a lift-top elevation of 1,818 feet, twenty-four trails, five lifts, one terrain park, and 75% snowmaking capacity.
10Briar 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
Troy, New York Hotels
Troy, New York Restaurants
This is a list of Troy Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Barbecue Restaurants, Fast Foods & Carry Out and Sandwich Shops. Happy Dining!
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