The Central New York Welcome Center, located at Destiny USA, offers visitors and locals alike the opportunity to explore interactive I LOVE NY displays, purchase Syracuse area and regional Taste NY products and learn more about what New York State and the Syracuse area has to offer, from things to do, where you should visit and what you should try!


The Welcome Center is following all New York State guidelines for health and safety protocols during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Our staff will be wearing masks and practicing social distancing and we ask that our guests do the same. We are also regularly cleaning the displays within the Welcome Center space. Come visit us at Destiny USA and help us support the local and regional businesses that have been impacted during this crisis.

Snap the perfect pic at our I LOVE NY Selfie Station. Tag #CNYWelcome to be featured below!




Syracuse and Taste NY Products

The Welcome Center store offers a variety of seasonal and everyday products, many from right here in Syracuse! From the locally curated Syracuse Salt Co. Himalayan Pink Sea Salt to Maple Syrup from Dutch Hill Maple the Destiny USA shop is a one-stop spot for finding some your of favorite products. The Welcome Center is also the only place in the Syracuse area to purchase the iconic  I Love NY products.


Check out some of the most popular products that can be found at the Center year-round!

Favorite Finds Year-Round

Discover Things to Do

The Welcome Center is also your source for things to do within the Syracuse region as well as across New York State. From outdoor activities to local attractions, pick-up the latest versions of the Syracuse Visitors Guide or the I LOVE NY travel guide and start planning your next adventure in New York State!


I LOVE NY Interactive Displays

Take a break from shopping and explore the camping-themed displays that offer information about all the exciting things to do in the Syracuse area. The full-size Airstream trailer shows videos that will inspire your travel around New York State.