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      • Universal Preservation Hall
        0.41 Km from Congress Park
        The Universal Preservation Hall, located at 25 Washington Street in Saratoga Springs, NY is a year-round arts and community events venue. It currently has a 300-350 seat performance space, as well as a large, open, community room. It also houses the worship space for the Universal Baptist Church – an historically African-American congregation. The building is currently being restored and re-fitted as a performance hall and rental venue. The Hall, though not yet complete, continues to host a wide...
      • Glens Falls Hospital
        27.75 Km from Congress Park
        Glens Falls Hospital is a 410 bed not-for-profit community hospital located in Glens Falls, New York. It serves the communities in Warren, Washington, Hamilton, Essex and northern Saratoga and Rensselaer counties. The hospital operates 28 off-campus health care facilities throughout the region. The hospital is the largest employer in the region with over 3,000 employees.
      • Glens Falls Civic Center
        28.09 Km from Congress Park
        Glens Falls Civic Center is a 4,794-seat multi-purpose arena located in downtown Glens Falls, New York, that currently serves as the home of the Adirondack Flames of the American Hockey League. Built in 1979, it was originally the home of the Adirondack Red Wings, AHL affiliate of the Detroit Red Wings. However, the Flames' first season will also be their last in Glens Falls, as the team is moving to Stockton, California after the 2014–15 season to become the Stockton Heat. Glens Falls will not ...
      • Chapman Historical Museum
        28.21 Km from Congress Park
        The Chapman Historical Museum is a restored house museum featuring furnishings and historical artifacts depicting life in Glens Falls, New York, USA during the late 19th century. The museum is owned and operated by the Glens Falls/Queensbury Historical Association. The home that houses the museum was originally built by Zopher DeLong and restored in 1968.
      • Schenectady City Hall
        31.95 Km from Congress Park
        Schenectady City Hall is the seat of government of the city of Schenectady, New York, United States. Designed by McKim, Mead, and White, the building was constructed between 1931 and 1933. It is located on the block between Clinton, Franklin, Jay and Liberty streets. It is built in a revival of the Federal Style, the dominant style of American architecture from 1780 to 1830. Its most prominent features include the square clock tower, with its gold-leaf dome and weathervane, and the Ionic neoclas...
      • Harmony Mills
        33.64 Km from Congress Park
        Harmony Mills, in Cohoes, New York, United States, is an industrial district that is bordered by the Mohawk River and the tracks of the former Troy and Schenectady Railroad (now the Mohawk-Hudson bike trail). It was listed as Harmony Mills Historic District on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978. A portion of the district encompassing the industrial buildings and some of the housing built for millworkers was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1999. The centerpiece building, Ha...
      • Woodlawn Preserve
        35.99 Km from Congress Park
        The Woodlawn Preserve is the only patch of the Albany Pine Bush in the city of Schenectady, New York's Woodlawn neighborhood; it is home to some of the most biologically diverse parcels in Schenectady County due to the combination of swamp, wetlands, water bodies, and dune vegetation. ^ Patterson, Jennifer (2007-01-25). "Grant to Aid Woodlawn Preserve". Times Union (Albany) (Hearst Corporation). p. B3. Retrieved 2010-08-21. ^
      • Walter Elwood Museum
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      • Amsterdam Castle
        37.44 Km from Congress Park
        Amsterdam Castle, also known as the Amsterdam Armory, was built in 1895 by Isaac G. Perry, and is a former National Guard Armory located in Amsterdam, NY. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1994. Amsterdam Castle was decommissioned in 1994, and purchased by the Diana family from the State of New York in 1995. In 2005 the Phemister family purchased the building, and continued the extensive renovation, utilizing green building techniques and energy efficient heat zoning in addit...
      • Gloversville Free Library
        45.52 Km from Congress Park
        Gloversville Free Library is a historic library building located at Gloversville in Fulton County, New York. It was built in 1904, with funds provided by the philanthropist Andrew Carnegie. It is one of 3,000 such libraries constructed between 1885 and 1919, and one of 107 in New York State. Carnegie contributed $50,000 toward the cost to build. It is a two story Beaux-Arts style building. It consists of four parts: a domed entrance hall containing stairwells, a large central stack space, and tw...

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      Graphic showing average weather in Congress Park in Celcius and Centimeters (Change to Farenheit and Inches)

      Month Temp °C Rainfall Cm Temp °F Rainfall Inches
      Jan -4.7 110 23.5 43.3
      Feb -4.5 99 23.9 39
      Mar 1.4 102 34.5 40.2
      Apr 8.5 90 47.3 35.4
      May 15.5 89 59.9 35
      Jun 20.4 98 68.7 38.6
      Jul 23 103 73.4 40.6
      Aug 21.8 84 71.2 33.1
      Sep 17.7 91 63.9 35.8
      Oct 11.6 86 52.9 33.9
      Nov 4.6 91 40.3 35.8
      Dec -2.3 112 27.9 44.1

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        • lots of history, beautiful park, lots of ducks for my grandson to chase and a beautiful restored 1903 (I believe) merry go round that the kids want to around on more than once! Homeless people are around, but they don't bother you at all.
        • I am from out of town but I enjoy the park yearly during Shakespeare in the park. It is always a pleasant day. The grass is soft, there are restrooms, water features, shade trees and benches. A lovely spot to relax!
        • It is a beautiful place to be on a sunny day. I'm traveling for work and thought I would go for a steel. I spent two hours here. The ponds and ducks were awesome and the historical statues were really cool.
        • This is such a beautiful place. There are weddings held all the time. Great place to come and relax walk around feed the Ducks take pictures. There's also a horse carousel & bathrooms.
        • Beautiful park with a lot of room to play or simply walk through. The park is large and safe enough that I would walk around it at night and close to the main businesses to walk through or play Culligan Ball during lunch. The natural springs are a plus, but mainly as a "statue" for the city.

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        • Spend an Afternoon at Congress Park
          Congress Park is one of my favorite parks in the area. Even though the park is small, I love going there and walking around. The park is off of Broadway in downtown Saratoga, so parking can be challenging at certain times of the year. My tip is that if you are going there during peak tourist season, get there early in the morning.

          I always start over by the War Memorial and sit on a bench watching the ducks in the pond. While I love going to the park by myself, my husband usually goes with me, so we never sit for too long. After a while, we will walk to the Trask Memorial inside the park and around the pond that is in front of the memorial.

          We then cross the street inside the park and wander past the Canfield Casino. I have not been inside the old casino in quite some time, but from what I remember it is beautiful. While the casino used to be used for gambling and dining, it is now used for weddings and other special events. People can also enter to see the Canfield Museum, which shows the history of the building.

          Years ago, there used to be a man that sold hot dogs and knishes from a cart near the casino. I used to take my kids during the day for lunch and they would eat their hot dog while I ate a knish or two. The man was very friendly and everybody loved him, but unfortunately the higher-ups in Saratoga kept getting requests from others who wanted to bring food carts into the park and instead of telling them no and listening to them complain, they told the man that he could no longer sell his food inside the park. As far as I know, he has never placed his food cart anywhere else, which is a shame, because his knishes were amazing!

          On the other side of the park is the historical carousel, that they reopened a few years ago. The carousel is only operational from late spring into early fall and costs a dollar per person. Little ones ride for free with an adult.

          Just past the carousel is the Spit and Spat fountain. Spit and Spat sit at opposite ends of a pool and as you can probably guess, they spit water at each other. There are other sculptures on the other side of this fountain that I love walking around as well.

          I have two favorite spots in the park, the first is near the ducks and the second is near Spit and Spat. I love to take picnic lunches or dinners and sit and watch the people and enjoy the solitude.

          The next time you are in Saratoga, there is a good chance that you will find me amongst the people at Congress Park!
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          Address : Congress Park Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, USA
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