- Our list of the best things to do in Rome, New York, features the top 34 nearby activities — including 11 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Rome, NY has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Amusement, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Outdoor Places.
- The results below include the top 18 things to do within the city of Rome, NY , followed by 16 popular activities in nearby cities, including Utica
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95% 175 votes
112 E. Park St., Rome, NY 13440 MoreLess Info
A restored Revolutionary War fort and museum, the Fort Stanwix National Monument displays original artifacts from the revolutionary era. Exhibits in the museum cover the American Revolution, the Iroquois Confederation, and New York history.
95% 20 votes
201 North George St., Rome, NY 13440 MoreLess Info
The only remaining station of original design, the H.P. Sears Service Station Museum features a nostalgic exterior and educational interior. The museum is home to authentic 1929 service pumps, oil changing station and various artifacts used by the servicemen of the 20's and 30's,
84% 31 votes
220 W. Dominick Street, Rome, NY 13440 MoreLess Info
Originally opened in 1928, Capitol Theatre is a classic venue for film buffs. They host film festivals and silent movie showings enhanced by a Mohler organ that rises from the orchestra pit.
100% 4 votes
5615 Rome-New London Road, Rome, NY 13440 MoreLess Info
A family entertainment center, Peterpaul Recreation Park provides activities that include go-karts, bumper boats and batting cages. The park has a pavilion for private events, arcade game machines and a snack bar with food and drinks.
90% 29 votes
135 Rome-New London Road, Rome, NY 13440 MoreLess Info
At Fort Rickey Children's Discovery Zoo, hands-on, engaged activity with animals is on the menu. Home to lemurs, tortises, llamas and more, the zoo also has seasonal festivals with activities like wagon rides, deer feeding and more.
100% 10 votes
200 Church Street, Rome, NY 13440 MoreLess Info
To learn about the history of Rome, NY, visitors can tour the Rome Historical Society & Museum. Unique displays and exhibits feature stories from the area's past, including the Revolutionary War.
100% 2 votes
RR 49, Rome, NY 13440 MoreLess Info
From peacocks to otters, Fort Rickey Game Farm hosts a children zoo for visitors to interact with animals. During the autumn season, the farm hosts a fall festival where visitors can paint pumpkins.
21% 47 votes
5789 New London Rd, Rome, NY 13440 MoreLess Info
Located on the historic site where Erie Canal construction began, Erie Canal Village features historical timelines, artifacts, and recreations of moments in the canal's history. It is a reconstruction of a 19th century village.
- 1 votes
8388 Elmer Hill Road, Rome, NY 13440 MoreLess Info
Delta Knolls Golf Center is a 9 hole par 3 public golf course that also offers mini golf and batting cages. The center also has a driving range and the course measures 1020 yards.
33% 3 votes
Westgate Plz, Rome, NY 13440 MoreLess Info
Rome Cinemas is an independently-owned movie multiplex with a small, intimate atmosphere. It screens first-run movies, and offers discount prices and a variety of food and drink options from the concession stand.