Alice cook house
Gardens and natural areas are open free of charge, year-round from dawn to dusk. You may like to explore Cornell University through its beautiful Botanic Gardens. Visit their website to know what to expect https://cornellbotanicgardens.org/
If you want, embrace the unique charm of the Downtown Ithaca Commons near Cornell University and Ithaca College. Hang out with the locals at neighborhood restaurants and bars on the Commons. Check out https://www.downtownithaca.com/ to not miss an opportunity to explore variety of events during your visit.
Ithaca is a great place to get away for a bit, we're surrounded by waterfalls, lakes, hiking trails, and wineries. You should ask the local Ithaca Tango community which spot is their favorite!