Explore top things to do in Pittsford and the Greater Rochester area

Discover the beauty of Upstate New York and see top attractions like Seneca Park Zoo near the Country Inn & Suites, Rochester-Pittsford/Brighton, NY. You can learn more about the region’s storied past by touring the National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House and the George Eastman Museum, both located within five miles of the hotel. Looking for fun things to do with the kids? Admire the night sky at the Strasenburgh Planetarium, play vintage arcade games at The Strong National Museum of Play, or enjoy thrills and chills at Seabreeze Amusement Park. If you’re planning to attend the Rochester International Jazz Festival, book one of our hotel rooms to stay less than 10 minutes from the festivities.

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Bill Gray’s Regional Iceplex

2.84 mi / 4.57 km from the hotel
The Iceplex houses four regulation-size hockey rinks and offers lessons in skating and hockey. Stop by the store if you need gear, and refuel in the restaurant or taproom.

George Eastman Museum

3.27 mi / 5.27 km from the hotel
Originally the home of Kodak founder George Eastman, this facility has since become one of the world’s leading museums in photography and film preservation. Tour the mansion and gardens, or catch a classic film in the Dryden Theatre.

National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House

4.93 mi / 7.94 km from the hotel
Once the home of women’s rights leader Susan B. Anthony, this museum features a collection of memorabilia, artifacts, and photos documenting her efforts to improve the plight of women in America.

Rochester Museum & Science Center

3.45 mi / 5.55 km from the hotel
Little ones can build cars, launch catapults, and try other engineering-based challenges in the Inventor Center at this family-friendly museum. You can also explore the trails at the Cumming Nature Center or attend a show at the Strasenburgh Planetarium.

Seabreeze Amusement Park

8.4 mi / 13.52 km from the hotel
Opened as a trolley park in 1879, Seabreeze has since grown to include thrill rides, kiddie rides, four roller coasters, and a water park. Climb on the spinning Whirlwind ride for lovely views of Lake Ontario. The park is open from May to September.

Seneca Park Zoo

6.85 mi / 11.03 km from the hotel
This zoo sprawls over 20 acres and is home to African elephants, polar bears, penguins, and more. Check out the Rocky Coasts exhibit to see the zoo’s adorable sea lions from an underwater viewing area.

The Strong National Museum of Play

3.88 mi / 6.24 km from the hotel
Relive your childhood as your kids enjoy this museum’s huge coral reef aquarium and butterfly garden. The museum also houses the World Video Game Hall of Fame and an arcade where you can beat your best scores on games like Donkey Kong.

Highland Park

3.32 mi / 5.34 km from the hotel
For fun outdoor activities, head to the 150-acre Highland Park, home to an arboretum, a playground, athletic fields, and a winter ice-skating rink.

Pittsford Plaza

0.64 mi / 1.03 km from the hotel
Visit this popular shopping plaza, which is home to stores like TJ Maxx, J. Crew Factory, and Barnes & Noble. You can also catch the newest blockbuster at the center’s movie theater.

The Marketplace Mall

4.69 mi / 7.54 km from the hotel
With stores like JCPenney, Target, and Dick’s Sporting Goods, you’re certain to find just what you’re looking for at The Marketplace Mall.

Eastview Mall

7.84 mi / 12.62 km from the hotel
Boasting nearly 150 stores, including retailers like H&M, Michael Kors, and Vera Bradley, this mall offers something for everyone.

Frontier Field

4.84 mi / 7.79 km from the hotel
Watch the Rochester Red Wings MiLB team round the bases at Frontier Field, located in downtown Rochester. Check the calendar for upcoming concerts and events hosted at the stadium throughout the year.