Introduction to Westvale, New York
Westvale was given its name in the early 20th century, when the area was mostly constituted of agricultural land owned by the Schuylers family. The are developed rapidly after World War II.
Westvale and nearby Attractions
- Bridge House Museum
- Lorenzo State Historic Site
- Chittenango Falls State Park
- Rosamond Gifford Zoo
- Salt Museum
Things To Do In Westvale
The Chittenango Falls State Park offers opportunities for hiking and fishing, and also has nature trails. The Green Lakes State Park has a beach and offers picnicking, hiking, biking, camping and fishing opportunities. The Everson Museum of Art is housed in a building designed by I.M. Pei and exhibits American Art. The Milton J. Rubenstein Museum of Science & Technology includes a telecommunications lab, interactive exhibits, a theater and a climbing maze.
Syracuse Hancock International is the nearest major airport.
Westvale Higher Education
Onondaga Community College, Syracuse University, Le Moyne College and SUNY College at Cortland are all located near Westville.