Local nameRochester
LocationNew York, USA

Rochester () is a city on the southern shore of Lake Ontario in western New York. With a population of 208,046 residents, Rochester is the seat of Monroe County and the third most populous city in New York state, after New York City and Buffalo. The metropolitan area has a population of just over 1 million people. It is about 73 miles east of Buffalo and 87 miles west of Syracuse.

Rochester was one of America's first boomtowns, initially due to the fertile Genesee River Valley, which gave rise to numerous flour mills, and then as a manufacturing hub. Several of the region's universities have renowned research programs. Rochester is the site of many important inventions and innovations in consumer products.

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Rochester: The Strong National Museum of Play Admission from 16 USD

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Address 100 N Fitzhugh St, Rochester 14614, United States

Coordinates 43°9'26.226" N -77°36'54.77" E

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Rochester: The Strong National Museum of Play Admission

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