Commemorate Martin Luther King Day with a weekend of activities and events, free with admission including- The Life and Times of William Webb: An African American Civil War Soldier from Connecticut.
Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Keeler Tavern Museum has been a farmhouse, tavern, stagecoach stop, post office, hotel for travelers, home of noted architect Cass Gilbert and, since 1966, a museum.
Dinosaur State Park
Rocky Hill, CT
We are one of the largest dinosaur track sites in North America. Beneath our geodesic dome, you will find an exceptional display of early Jurassic fossil tracks that were made 200 million years ago.
East Haddam, CT
It looks like a medieval fortress, but a step inside the stone castle reveals the built-in couches, table trackway, and woodcarvings that all point to the creative genius that was William Gillette.
The Mark Twain House
A fascinating look at the history of Mark Twain, and where he used to spend some of his days. It's a great way to excite kids about history and one of the most influential novelists…
New York, NY
Featuring Zeiss Mark IX Star Projector and a Digital Dome Projection System, the Planetarium offers a varying range of fascinating shows, guides and spectaculars using their 3D star atlas.
Empire State Building
New York, NY
Get ready to visit one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World! The 86th floor observation deck offers impressive 360 degree panoramic views of the AMAZING New York City!
Madison Square Garden All Access Tour
New York, NY
Enjoy a one-hour behind-the-scenes guided walking tour of the World's Most Famous Arena. With over 600 events each year, you never know what you'll see!
South Street Seaport Museum
New York, NY
Home to the nation's largest fleet of privately maintained historic vessels: Stationary, Training, and Workhorses.
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
A century ago, Brooklyn Botanic Garden's founders had the vision to transform a city ash heap into a premier botanic garden in the heart of the borough. Since the Garden first opened its gates to…
Statue of Liberty
New York, NY
That iconic attraction everyone must go and visit in New York City - the Statue of Liberty! Hold that flame high!
The historical revolutionary war headquarters of George Washington himself, giving kids an amazing day out in history!
The DNA EpiCenter
New London, CT
Welcome to the DNA EpiCenter, where promoting the understanding of the science of life to people of all ages is our mission.
Historic Ship Nautilus
Kids will get a great insight into the lives of the men who sail the depths of the ocean in this fascinating submarine visit, with an educational museum with the world's finest collection of interesting…
Connecticut Archaeology Center
The Museum of Natural History and Connecticut Archaeology Center are home to the University of Connecticut's Anthropological Collections and repre- sents the single largest repository of Connecticut Native American, colonial and industrial artifacts in existence.
Dr Seuss National Memorial
In the centre of Springfield there is a park called The Quadrangle which contains sculptures of some of your favourite Dr.Seuss characters - great for photo opportunities
Morris County Planetarium
Kids love looking at the stars - so what better than to take them to a Planetarium show?!
Ventfort Hall Mansion and Gilded Age Museum
A fascinating look into American history at the stunning Ventfort Hall, and American lives during the Gilded Age.
Old Sturbridge Village
A fascinating 1830s New England living history museum - one of the largest in the country! With 59 antique buildings, costumed historians, and a working farm, kids can enjoy year round fun at this Massachusetts…
Monmouth Battlefield State Park
Manalapan Township, NJ
Visit the site of one of the largest American Revolution battled, now with hiking, horse-riding and a restored Revolutionary War farmhouse! History and nature in this New Jersey state park
Biomes Marine Biology Center
North Kingstown, RI
Biomes is a privately owned marine science education center focusing on hands-on programs for students and families in Southern New England.
North Kingstown, RI
A step back in time as you experience Rhode Island in the 1600s! A fascinating historical experience for the whole family on your day out together.
Historic Fort Adams
HISTORIC FORT ADAMS is off Harrison Ave. in Fort Adams State Park. Built 1824-57, Fort Adams is one of the largest coastal fortifications in the United States. Guided tours take visitors from the top of…
Take a tour during the day of this elegant castle, with its medieval flavor, or walk among the many spirits of the past during a Ghost Tour, Belcourt Castle offers a unique opportunity to step…
Museum of Newport History
The Museum provides the whole family with an engaging introduction to the area's rich history and the beauty of its architecture. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things…
Astors Beechwood Mansion
Once the summer home of the Astors, this elegant mansion now features living history tours, including Victorian and Roaring Twenties tours, evening performances, seasonal events, and much more.
Explore 250 years of American history at our 11 historic properties, located on 80 acres of gardens and parks.
Connecticuts Beardsley Zoo
Over 300 American species with varying exhibits and educational programming for families, including unique pop up viewing areas within the Prairie Dog exhibit.
The Maritime Aquarium
The Maritime Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate Long Island Sound and protect it for future generations. A vibrant and entertaining learning environment, the Maritime Aquarium achieves this goal through living exhibits, marine…
White Post Animal Farm
Animal fun, train rides, fun events, and a famous fall festival, all at this great family farm experience in New York State!
Long Island Game Farm
The Long Island Game Farm Wildlife and Children's Zoo features hundreds of animals, including an 18-foot giraffe, red kangaroos, kinkajous, cougars, Barbados sheep, peacocks, and the only lemurs born and bred on Long Island. We…
The Animal Farm Petting Zoo
Hundreds of animals, most from the rescue program, at this New York zoo, as well as playgrounds, puppet theater, a train AND a FREE pony ride!
Atlantis Marine World
Prepare for a voyage of undersea discovery at the only public Aquarium on Long Island, offering interactive fun, adventure, and education. Take a Shark Dive, snorkel with tropical fish, feed a stingray, watch a sea…
The world's largest urban zoo features world-class exhibits featuring get you eye-to-eye with massive crocodiles, majestic tigers, and inquisitive gorillas.
Action Wildlife Park
A leisurely walk through amazing animals from all around the world, a petting zoo, and even wagon rides, all waiting at this family friendly wildlife center in Connecticut. Lots of animal fun!