Syracuse is located in the heart of Central New York, a beautiful part of the country with rolling hills and glacial lakes all within driving distance to major cities and attractions. Conference participants will have the opportunity to register for excursions exploring other areas of interest in and around New York State

Possible excursions include:

  • Seneca Lake Wine Trail

  • New York City

  • Niagara Falls

More information and pricing to come at the time of registration – March 1, 2018.

Seneca Lake Wine TrailWednesday– September 26, 2018 

Enjoy some of New York’s finest wines along the Seneca Lake Wine Trail before heading to a delicious dinner in the beautiful lakeside village of Skaneateles, NY.

New York City–Thursday– September 27, 2018  

Enjoy the “Big Apple,” New York City, including visits to several iconic, high performance LEED buildings, Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, 9/11 Memorial and Museum, Times Square, Rockefeller Center, 5th Avenue and experience the view at the Top of the Rock Observatory and dinner in mid-town Manhattan.

Niagara Falls–Thursday – September 27, 2018

Visit Niagara Falls NY and enjoy the beauty of the falls, walk behind the falls on the Cave of the Winds, and enjoy a boat ride on the famous Maid of the Mist. This trip will also include a stop at Frank Lloyd Wright’s famous Darwin Martin House in Buffalo, NY, including the Visitors Center designed by architect Toshiko Mori.

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