203 W. Second Street
Jamestown, NY 14701
The National Comedy Center is the United States’ official cultural institution and museum dedicated to presenting the vital story of comedy and preserving its heritage for future generations. Recently named by TIME magazine as one of its "World's Greatest Places," by PEOPLE magazine as one of "100 Reasons to Love America" and voted by USA Today readers as a "Best New Attraction," the National Comedy Center offers an unprecedented visitor experience using state-of-the-art technology, interactivity and personalization to create the first true 21st Century museum environment.
Conde Nast Traveler called the National Comedy Center "One of the best museums in the country" and visitors give it a 5 out of 5 rating on TripAdvisor.
Based on the vision of Jamestown native Lucille Ball for her hometown of Jamestown, NY to become a destination for comedy, the National Comedy Center showcases comedy’s great minds and unique voices in ways that engage, inspire, educate and entertain. Over 50 immersive exhibits with the 37,000-square-foot facility enable visitors to take an interactive journey through comedy history, from early vaudeville to the latest viral memes.
The National Comedy Center operates the Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum, which explores the lives, careers and legacy of the “First Couple of Comedy,” and the incredible impact they had on the world, and presents the behind-the-scenes story of the making of the greatest TV comedy of all time, "I Love Lucy."
Located on the southeast shore of Lake Erie, the Port of Erie has been promoting industrial, commercial, and recreational opportunities on the waters of Lake Erie since 1959.
The Erie Regional Chamber and Growth Partnership, providing advocacy and access to people, information and education. Learn how you can get involved!
The Erie Regional Airport Authority will host a TSA Precheck Enrollment Event in the terminal of the Erie International Airport November 4th – November 8th from 9 am to Noon AND 1 pm to 5 pm. Appointments are suggested, but walk-ins are welcome.
The Cork 1794 is the perfect spot for a date night or special occasion!
Join us today! The Cove Bay-Side Restaurant & Tavern is sure to give you an unforgettable and care-free dining experience. Enjoy a nautical atmosphere with a beautiful view of Presque Isle Bay.
Erie’s own local craft beer pubs are a must-visit! With 4 great locations, just pick one that’s convenient for you! A casual, family friendly dining experience with something for everyone! To view our menu, check out what’s on tap, or get to directions to our pubs, learn more now!”
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Enjoy a scenic ride to North East and stop in Mazza Vineyards and the historic South Shore Wine Company to sip and savor the local flavor.
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