Chautauqua Institution is one of the most historic places in Western New York. This hidden gem is filled with rich history and tradition. It is one of the most unique places that you will ever experience. Step into the gates of the Institution and enjoy the beautiful buildings and landscapes. Everything you need is within close distance and it is just stepping away from Chautauqua Lake. Take a leisurely bike ride around the grounds, visit by boat and take advantage of the Institution dock accommodations, enjoy a concert at the historic Amphitheater, or take in one of many seminars throughout the summer.

Whether you looking to buy or rent a home, everything is a short walk, bike ride, or tram ride away from wherever you're looking to go on the grounds of Chautauqua Institution. The Chautauqua Institution is the perfect environment for friends and families with something for everyone to enjoy!

Things to Do in


Afterwards Cafe
Heirloom Restaurant at the Athenaeum Hotel
The Double Eagle Patio on the Green
3 Taps & The A Truck
Brick Walk Cafe & Starbucks Coffee Gazebo
Gallery Cafe
2 Ames
Plaza Market
Farmer's Market on Massey
Bestor Fresh Market
The Tally Ho Restaurant


Chautauqua Bookstore
Chautauqua Golf Club Pro Shop
CHQ Tech Squad
Chautauqua Wearhouse
The Gallery Store
GG My Love
GG My Love 2
Gretchen's Gallery
Jamestown Cycle Shop Bike Rent
Pat's at Chautauqa
Plaza Market
Shaw Laundry
Soap Opera Laundromat
Spruce Home Decor
St. Elmo Day Spa
Vincenza Salon & Spa


Chautauqua Health & Fitness Center
Chautauqua Sports Club
Turner Community Center
Chautauqua Golf Club
Chautauqua Tennis Center
Chautauqua Sailing Department
Boys' & GIrls' Club
Children's School
Group One
CHQ Trail

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