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About Auburn NY

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The City of Auburn, New York (pop. 27,138) is located approximately 25 miles west of Syracuse, NY, and 120 miles east of Buffalo, NY. Located in the heart of the Finger Lakes Region of New York State, Auburn is the county seat of Cayuga County and its largest community.

Auburn is rich in history, arts and culture, offering a great array of museums, historic sites and national landmarks such as the Harriet Tubman National Historical Park and the Seward House Museum.

Auburn is also known for a thriving arts scene featuring the Auburn Public Theater and the Schweinfurth Art Center. With four distinct seasons, visitors flock to the Finger Lakes Region year-round to enjoy its spectacular scenery, award-winning wineries and breweries, charming villages, sparkling lakes and so much more.