Central Park

Named after New York City's Central Park, Schenectady's Central Park is the crown jewel of the county's parks. The park features a Rose Garden, performing stage, public pools, Iroquois Lake, tennis courts, a dog park and a disc golf course. 

*From June until October roses saturate the garden with vibrant rich hues and tantalizing scents.

Downtown Schenectady


Mohawk Harbor

Mohawk Harbor is a 60 acre master planned community that integrates luxury living, high-tech offices, restaurants and retail along one mile of waterfront. Mohawk Harbor consists of over 1 million sf including 206 apartments, 50 condominiums, 15 townhouses, 2 hotels, 100,000 square feet of harborside retail/dining, 74,025 SF of Class A Office space, and one of New York State's 1st licensed casinos, Rivers Casino & Resort. This pedestrian friendly waterfront development offers public access to the water for boating and recreation and offer community areas with outdoor seating, landscaped green space, and a direct link to the Mohawk Hudson Hike-Bike Trail. 

Schenectady Armory Center

The Schenectady Armory Center is conveniently located in downtown Schenectady, NY and is situated within walking distance to colleges, restaurants and the arts and entertainment district. The center offers combined attributes of historic beauty, functionality and accessibility: 

  • 30,000-square-foot event space with a stunning 50-foot-high cherry ceiling
  • Wood-paneled lounge 
  • Large vehicle access to event space
  • Accommodates trade shows of up to 130 booths
  • Accommodates up to 2,000 people
  • Accessible from Interstate 890 with an easy drive from all points of New York State 

Stockade Historic District

The Stockade Historic District is the oldest neighborhood in the city and has been inhabited continuously for over 300 years! The Stockade is recognized on the National Register of Historic places with over 400 homes that are 200+ years old! It is the first Historic District established in New York. 

Rivers Casino & Resort

Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady is an integral part of a $450 million private investment in a mixed-use development being built on one of the oldest brownfields in the United States. The LEED-certified, full-service casino features up to 1,150 slot machines, approximately 67 live table games, a 16 table Poker Night in America Poker Room, restaurants, lounges and banquet facilities, a 165-room hotel, riverfront trails and public outdoor spaces, all adjacent to the mixed-use residential, retail, hotel and entertainment amenities of Mohawk Harbor and its 50-dock harbor.

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