From development projects to neighborhood revitalization, the City of Jamestown, New York, is experiencing an economic and cultural renaissance. Jamestown is a great place to live, work, play, and raise a family. 


Visit some of our featured attractions.

Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum

Lucille Ball Desi Arnaz Museum

Reg Lenna Center for the Arts

Reg Lenna Center for the Arts

Northwest Arena

Northwest Arena

Audubon Community Nature Center

Audubon Community Nature Center

Robert H. Jackson Center

Robert H. Jackson Center

Fenton History Center

Fenton History Center

Roger Tory Peterson Institute

Roger Tory Peterson Institute


As Chautauqua County's year-round hub for culture and commerce, Jamestown offers a unique mixture of rural relaxation and urban flair. Here, laughter, knowledge and nature are equally revered, producing an  environment where people and businesses can create and flourish.                                                                                  

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In preparation for the opening of the National Comedy Center in Jamestown, New York, the Gebbie Foundation engaged AECOM Technical Services, Inc. (AECOM) to evaluate strategic economic development opportunities downtown that would help maximize the economic impact of the National Comedy Center in downtown.

In preparation for the opening of the National Comedy Center in Jamestown, New York, the Gebbie Foundation engaged AECOM Technical Services, Inc. (AECOM) to evaluate strategic economic development opportunities downtown that would help maximize the economic impact of the National Comedy Center in downtown.