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Lyons Attractions


Downtown Lyons

Central Park Area

Bandstand, Fountains, Benches, Info Kiosk

Wayne County Capitol Building (1856)

Historic Hotchkiss Peppermint Oil Museum (1841)

Fri/Sat tours – July/August or by appt: (315-946-4596)

Historic Restored Ohmann Theatre (1915)
Evening shows & tours on request: (315-946-4604)

Museum of Wayne County History/Old Jail Museum (1856)
Weekday tours: (315-946-4943)

Six properties in Lyons on NYS & National Historic Register

Historic Architecture District (1830-1890)

Broad/Water Street

Lyons Community Center

(315-946-6202) Fitness/Recreational/Social Center

(9 Manhattan St)

Things To Do

Lyons Farmers Market

Every Saturday from June-October from 8 AM-Noon

Peppermint Days Festival

Annually in July

Lyons PumpkinPalooza

Annually in October

Lyons Event Calendar

Via Lyons Main Street Program

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Walking Trails

Trail of Hope

1/2 mile nature trail, handicapped accessible 

(9 Manhattan St - behind Community Center)

Local History Mural Walk

9 murals across William St, Geneva St, Canal Street

Historic Erie Canalway Walk

Historic photos & Signage on a 1/2 Mile Canalside Walk

Historic Village of Lyons Trail & Wegman’s Passport Book I
Trail # 16 (1.5 miles)

Bike Trails

NYS Bike Trail # 5: Trailheads
(Abbey Park & Lock 28A Drydock)
Wayne County Bike Trails B & C
NYS Cycle the Erie Route
Sodus Point Lighthouse: 10 miles
Cobblestone/Canal Bike Trail (9 miles)
(Start: Abbey Park or Social Services parking Lot)

Locks And Docks

WEST: 1929 Historic Steam Powered Dipper Dredge 3
(in drydock 2 miles west of Lock 27)

1850 Enlarged Double Chambered Lock E 56
(2 miles west of Lock E 27)

EAST: 1825 Clinton’s Ditch : 3 miles of open original ditch
(2 miles east on Canal Street)

Clinton’s Ditch Lock D 65 (1825) 4 miles east/ Rt. 31

Enlarged Erie Canal Lock E 54 (1850) 4 miles East on Rt. 31

Our Parks

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