Things to do in Greenwich with kids

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Greenwich
The Bruce Museum is an educational institution which, through its varied exhibitions and collections in the arts and sciences, provides programs for diverse audiences.
Rye Playland
(5 Miles)
Rye
Playland is Metro New York's great family amusement park and entertainment center. Featuring more than 50 rides and attractions for children and adults, Playland also offers free entertainment and has a beach, pool, boardwalk and pier on scenic Long...
Stamford
Chelsea Piers Connecticut (CPCT) is a whopping 400,000 sq. ft. indoor sports complex with a ton of fun activities for the whole family!
Stamford
A creative and fun art experience in Stamford, Connecticut where both kids and parents can learn the art of pottery.
Stamford
Arts and Crafts Studio where kids of all ages can get creative in a huge variety of ways.
Stamford
Seasonal fun awaits you at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center. Bring friends and enjoy a picnic on the Meadow, walk over 80 acres of nature trails, drop in to the Hecksher Farm and say hello the animals.The Stamford Museum & Nature Center is a place...
Scarsdale
A relaxing and nature filled day out for the kids on this 33-acre nature preserve with trails, animals and indoor environmental education center.
New Canaan
The New Canaan Nature Center is a not-for-profit environmental education center and sanctuary dedicated to helping people of all ages better understand, appreciate and care for the world of nature.
Yonkers
The Park’s 278-acres include a swimming pool complex, arboretum and 2 picnic areas. The remainder of the park is heavily wooded with a variety of hiking and mountain bike trails fairly well spread for all ability levels.
Norwalk
Visitors can board the Seaport ferry at the Association’s dock, adjacent to Stroffolino Bridge, corner of Washington and Water Streets, South Norwalk, CT, for their trip to the island, the lighthouse or harbor cruises. Once on the island, visito...
Norwalk
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 science...
Norwalk
Lots of hands on and fun learning for children in this entertaining museum.
Yonkers
® Discovery Center Westchester is a LEGO® based, indoor family attraction, based in Westchester’s new Ridge Hill shopping and entertainment complex. The attraction is best suited to children aged 3-12 years and a typical visit takes around 2 -3 h...
Bronx
Create-A-Craft is a fun craft studio where you can paint a piece of plaster pottery, create your own t-shirt or make a wood craft! We offer great all inclusive birthday parties that include Karaoke, facepainting, crafts and games for all ages!
Centerport
A look into the life of one of the richest men in the world at this fascinating museum, mansion and planetarium!
Muscoot Farm
(17 Miles)
Katonah
It's animal time! Kids can stroll through the historic farm, visit with the cute animals, and enjoy nature on this New York farm with the family.
West Nyack
An indoor aerial adventure at the world's tallest indoor ropes course!
Bronx Zoo
(18 Miles)
Bronx
The Bronx Zoo’s world-class exhibits such as Congo Gorilla Forest, the Wild Asia Monorail, Tiger Mountain, and our newest exhibit, Madagascar!, get you eye-to-eye with massive crocodiles, majestic tigers, and inquisitive gorillas.
Keeler Tavern
(18 Miles)
Ridgefield
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.
Melville
The White Post Animal Farm provides year round fun for the whole family. The animal farm features many animals of all different species from around the world! The park also features Farmland Express Train Ride and The Animatronic Singing Chicken Sho...
Fairmont
Once the site of a lumber and grist mill community, the scenic treasure of Valley Falls State Park is located only a short drive from Fairmont and Grafton. This 1,145 acre day use park hosts a variety of outdoor recreation including fishing, picnicki...
Floral Park
The Queens County Farm Museum's history dates back to 1697; it occupies New York City's largest remaining tract of undisturbed farmland and is the only working historical farm in the City. The farm encompasses a 47-acre parcel that is the longest c...
Garden City
Long Island Childrens Museum is a hands-on museum for kids and their grown-ups.
Fairfield
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.
Fairfield
Drop-in to help paint a collaborative mural on paper based on the beautiful scenes of coastal Connecticut in the Art for Everyone exhibit. Artist Deborah Bassino will involve everyone in this fun and collaborative project painting a scene based on hi...
Fairfield
The Fairfield Museum is participating in Open House Day -- a statewide celebration of Connecticut’s fascinating world of art, history and tourism. The Fairfield Museum and History Center and The Ogden House will offer free admission and a variety o...
Fairfield
Explore the museum’s latest exhibition featuring paintings of Connecticut scenes inspired by the landscape and the shore. Create an art project based on each day’s theme. Thursday – Summer Scenes Make a bright and sunny collage of your favo...
Adventureland
(22 Miles)
Farmingdale
Long Island's home of Family Fun since 1962. A great idea if you're looking for fun things to do in New York with kids
Kindermusik
(22 Miles)
Teaneck
Music and Movement Programs from birth-age 7 Innovative curricua includes Sign language for pre-verbal speakers ABC Music and Me-A Language and Literacy program set to music toddler programs infant family time and much more
Queens
Features more than 450 interactive exhibits, including the award-winning Science Playground, Preschool Place, and the new Rocket Park Mini Golf.
Flushing
Exhibit updates have given the Queens Zoo the feel of a national park - albeit a small one. The zoo perimeter is a pathway that leads visitors to pockets of wild habitats, from the Great Plains to the rocky California coast to a Northeast forest. At ...
Riverside Park
(23 Miles)
Manhattan
Riverside Park Fund nurtures Riverside Park’s well-being, helps preserve its historic nature and leads the community in developing active stewardship. Founded in 1986 by a small group of community activists, today Riverside Park Fund is a strong no...
Bergen County Zoo
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(23 Miles)
Paramus
The Bergen County Zoo offers education programs for everyone: children and adults; individuals and groups; at the zoo, or at your facility. A variety of programs are offered throughout the year. While a visit to the zoo is always fun and educational ...
Fairfield
*(grades 3-8) track and xc camps in Fairfield, CT along with 2 open summer meets We are excited to share with you the launch of our track and field and cross country camp offerings this summer along with two open summer meets. The trio of Timothy...
Manhattan
The exhibits have just about everything you ever wanted to know about New York City and then some.
Paramus
Join us every Sunday from 10am to 4pm at The Brook Academy in Paramus for free children's activities. Activities are designed for children ages 1 year to six years old.
Paramus
Join us on Sunday from 10am to 3pm at The Brook Academy for FREE Preschool Family Fun Day! Our indoor playground is about 3,000 square feet in size and includes a bouncy house and a play gym.
Bridgeport
Since 1982, Captain’s Cove Seaport has grown from a vacant lot and a handful of slips to one of Connecticut’s premier tourist attractions and seaport complexes. Located on Historic Black Rock Harbor, we are an active maritime and amusement cente...
Paramus
Explore over 30 different play and learning areas, each designed to attract and engage the imagination! Your child is your guide.
Craft Studio
(24 Miles)
New York
Is a beautifully decorated and spacious studio where imagination and creativity run wild. Your kids would enjoy spending an afternoon painting a work of art in their walk-in craft section, or they can join one of the seasonal workshops.
New York City
Widely admired for its exhibitions and collections that inspire people of all backgrounds, The Jewish Museum is one of the world’s preeminent institutions devoted to exploring the intersection of art and Jewish culture from ancient to modern times....
Manhatten
The iconic site of many celebrated special exhibitions, with smaller galleries devoted permanently to the Guggenheim's renowned collection, which ranges from Impressionism through contemporary art.
New York
¡HOLA! A Playgroup in Spanish is a unique immersion, grass-roots program established since 2001 for young children ages 12 months to eight years of age. Their language acquisition philosophy and organic method of teaching involves a natural approach...
New York
The New York Kids Club is a children enrichment center renowned for creative and innovative kids classes, birthday celebrations, and special events! One of the many fun family places to visit if you are looking for things to do in New York for kids ...
Bridgeport
From three floors of hands-on fun with science to daily Planetarium shows, all include with admission to the museum! One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in Connecticut
Manhattan
Has a permanent collection containing more than two million works of art, divided into nineteen curatorial departments.
New York
Seek is a New York City-based company focused on providing a friendly, low-pressure approach to shopping and sightseeing. We offer a range of tours for families, parents, teenagers, and even pet parents! Our tours are small, highly personalized exper...
Deer Park
Family fun with an 18 hole, indoor Monster themed, Glow-in-the-Dark Mini Golf!
74th St Magic
(25 Miles)
NYC
With a variety of enrichment classes, special events and birthday parties for children, 74th St. MAGIC aims to help children build confidence, independence and knowledge while cultivating their curiosity and talents.
Manhattan
The museum has 45 permanent exhibition halls including Dinosaur Halls, Hall of Ocean Life, Hall of Human Origins, and the Hayden Planetarium Space Show. The Discovery Room is just for 5 to 12 year old and features a more interactive and hands on take...

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Fun places to visit in Greenwich with kids

Connecticut is the kind of fun place that both adults and kids will enjoy – your only problem, is going to be finding the time to fit all the great places to visit in! Because many of Connecticut's must-see attractions offer kid-friendly activities and exhibits, you won't have to miss out on any of the state's diverse culture and history. As you explore the multitude of fun things to do in Connecticut with kids, you'll definitely create memories that will last and last - and you can watch them back on video for years to come if you’ve got a shocking memory like me!

There are so many fun places to go with kids in Connecticut - great zoos and aquariums, museums, theme parks, water parks and swimming pools, places to visit outdoors (many of which are cheap or free), great historical places of interest, activities and indoor play centres for toddlers as well as the usual family tourist attractions - take a look below, lots of the best things to do with children in CT