A photgraph is worth a thousand words, so when you arrive at Erie Canal Museum, make sure you take plenty as a reminder of the wonderful experience.
Syracuse, where it is situated, lies 120 miles (193 kilometers) from the capital city of the state, Albany.
There's a good variety of accommodations that are an easy drive away from Erie Canal Museum. Make your selection from 12 candidates, all within 2 miles (3 kilometers) of the attraction. The Sheraton Syracuse University Hotel & Conference Center and the Residence Inn Syracuse Downtown At Armory Square are two excellent places here, found 1 mile (2 kilometers) and 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers) away, respectively.
There's no need to use all your savings when you stay in a cheap, but clean and comfortable hotel. There are a couple that are not too far away. The Candlewood Suites East Syracuse - Carrier Circle and the Candlewood Suites - Syracuse Airport are some of the more well-known places.
When you're done exploring Erie Canal Museum, take a five-minute walk to Recess Coffee and enjoy a hot cup of coffee and the comfortable surrounds. In case you're searching for fare that's more substantial, Miss Syracuse Diner is also close by. If that isn't enough for you, you can stop for a few drinks at J Ryan's Pub Inc.