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Saratoga Springs Visitor's Center

297 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
518-587-3241
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Type: Tourist/ Visitor Centers
Description: Find out where to dine, what to see and where to stay at this informational center filled with brochures, maps and guides for visitors.
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South Miami, Florida
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
14 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

You should begin at the visitors center, the front desk attendant (Margaret?) was very nice and provided us with information. We found all of the attractions with no problems.

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new york
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62 reviews 62 reviews
14 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

You most definitely should start your stay in Saratoga Springs by stopping in at the Visitor's Center. The woman that was there on the Sunday that we visited was very helpful. The center has many brochures and posters of what is going on in the city. We picked up maps of the main street and cups to sample the mineral... More

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Flemington, New Jersey
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

If you're looking for brochures, this is the place. I suspect though that the staff are all good hearted volunteers, but don't really have the answers to your questions

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Philadelphia suburb
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43 reviews 43 reviews
9 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 NEW

Sis and I in Saratoga for weekend. Thought we'd start our visit with a guided tour, either walking or otherwise, of some area of Saratoga. When I asked for guide, the woman looked at me like I was crazy. No, they didn't have anything like that. Hm. So, we moved on to ask about doing our own walking tour of... More

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

My girlfriend and I were in Saratoga for Labor Day weekend and found the Visitor's Center and the tour in Congress Park highly impressive. The tour guide on August 31st was an entrepreneur who was filling in for someone else but his exceptional knowledge of the history and geology of Saratoga provided us a unique perspective on the origins of... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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18 reviews 18 reviews
11 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Stopped by for directions to the hotel. The elderly woman seemed confused about where the hotel was and how to get there. .. She did manage to explain it and it was fine but I do think she should have been more knowledgeable. I would have like to look at the info but my husband was parked in the street... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

The staff could be more engaged. Once we got their attention, they recommended a tour of the State Park for the spa (mineral springs) that was very worthwhile.

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Middlebury, Connecticut
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96 reviews 96 reviews
32 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

WE found the information pamphlets helpful, the staff person was very friendly and the short video about the Saratoga Springs was really informative and interesting.

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Belmont, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We arrived at the center today around 10 a.m. After walking around and watching the 15 video we were about to leave, then they announced a walking tour. It cost $5 per. No warning that the tour would last ~90 minutes. Regardless, our tour guide, Ray, did a wonderful job pointing out the sights and taking us on a walk... More

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Saratoga Springs, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

What a great bunch of people. A great way to atart your vacation in Saratoga Spr. They know how to make you feel welcome.

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