New York
The Empire State
Map of U.S. showing location of New York



STATEHOOD: 1788; 11th state

ATTRACTIONS: Adirondack Park, The Niagara River, Empire State Building

FUN FACT: New York is the only state that borders both the Atlantic Ocean and the Great Lakes.

New York state flag
State Tree: sugar maple; State Bird: blue bird; State Animal: beaver; State Quarter

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Photos: Steve Byland, Dreamstime (bluebird); kwiktor, iStockphoto (beaver); nancykennedy, iStockphoto (sugar maple); Romantiche, Dreamstime (quarter); tkacchuk, iStockphoto (flag)

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