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Newark Museum
(3 Miles)
Newark
Whatever your child is passionate about, let the Junior Museum be your partner as your child explores their creative self, expands their mind, and above all, has fun while learning something new!
West Orange
500 animals of 200 different species plus loads of extra fun like pony ride and train rides. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in New Jersey
Kidz Village
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(4 Miles)
Kenilworth
An exciting 18,000 square foot children's play facility created for kids ages 10 and under, designed to stimulate children's imagination, learning and social interaction while they have fun.
Jeepers
(5 Miles)
Elizabeth
Indoor play, entertainment and lots of fun all under he same roof: Rides, Games, Gemstone Mining and Parrot Habitat.
Summit
Color Me Mine is a paint your own pottery studio for painters of all ages, whether you are looking for a unique party idea, want to escape the stress of modern living, or just want to have some fun.
Secaucus
Over 30 realistic, come to life dinosaurs, including the largest animatronic dinosaur ever made! Kids will be thrilled to explore the mysterious trails and mountain paths, waiting for that next roar around the corner.
Westfield
Create and Design your own Jewelry at our Walk-in Workshop.Just Bead Yourself offers a fun & welcoming atmosphere for all ages to create their own jewelry. Feel free to come to our walk-in workshop , have a party or take a class. We repair jewelry an...
Staten island
3 levels of tubes , tunnels and slides.Rock climbing wall. Imaginative play.
Lyndhurst
In the Lyndhurst Castle's grand ceremonial arena, weapons are brandished and an authentic medieval jousting tournament ensues. Our Knights' dazzling displays of skill and athleticism demand the same respect as any on-field heroics as nearby Giants St...
Jersey City
Home to an exhilarating indoor, electric go-karting multi-track experience for adults and children. Plus video and virtual games arcade.
Staten Island
The Staten Island Children's Museum appeals to the intrepid explorer in every child. Interactive exhibitions and creative workshops offer plenty of opportunities for hands-on, first hand experiences that nurture children's natural curiosity and crea...
Staten Island
A distinguished Smithsonian Affiliate, is Staten Island's premier destination for culture and entertainment. Set within a stunning 83-acre park-like setting, Snug Harbor presents a unique blend of gardens, museums, theaters, educational opportunities...
Staten Island
The Staten Island Zoo was the first zoo anywhere to exhibit all the 32 varieties of rattlesnakes known to occur in the United States. Through wildlife exhibitions, promotion of species conservation and educational programs, it's an instrument for inf...
Jersey City
The interactive museums three exhibit floors, each having a different theme, are dedicated to exploration through hands-on experimentation. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for things to do with kids in New Jersey
Scotch Plains
Ride the new Crossbow Roller Coaster, or take a spin on the new Muzik Express. In addition to these, there are many other fun & exciting rides including The Drop Zone, Crazy Submarine, Galleon Pirate Ship, Frog Hopper, and Scrambler just to name a fe...
Funplex
(10 Miles)
East Hanover
What's unique about The Funplex are attractions like, "Foam Frenzy" and "Go-Karting". Some of our other attractions include Adventure Mini Golf, Lazer Tag, Free Fall, Bumper Boats, Ferris Wheel, Tilt-A-Whirl, Motion Simulator, Driving Range and a Sta...
Staten Island
Visitors can embark on a voyage through time in the Staten Island Ferry exhibit, get close to exotic insects, see rocks glow in the dark along with oddities in the Hall of Natural Sciences and experience the life of Staten Island's first inhabitants,...
NYC
It appears that you can no longer go to the crown of the Statue (tell us if we're wrong), however, you can go into the base and a visit to the museum is well worth a visit and to get pictures with the statue is surely a must for every person visiting...
Wild At Play
(10 Miles)
Jersey City
Wild at Play is the first children's indoor playground on the Jersey City waterfront. Our goal is to share the joys of learning between you and your child. Not only will you have fun playing with your child, but you will learn the most important ways...
JumpNasium
(11 Miles)
Fairfield
NJ's Friendliest, Cleanest & Best Indoor Jumping Inflatable Kids Birthday Party Center. Jump, Bounce, Climb, Slide and just have FUN in our 100% PRIVATE 13,000 sq/ft indoor climate controlled facility! Voted the Best run indoor inflatable facility in...
Secaucus
A day at Harmony is wonderfully well-rounded with learning activities through play so each child can learn while having fun. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Secaucus for kids.
Secaucus
A place for active kids. The Recreation Center offers swimming pools, exercise room and basketball courts. It has a beautiful view on the meadows and the Manhattan skyline. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to d...
New York
Downtown Babies offers educational Play & Music Classes, parenting Forums, and Exciting social events & parties for Infants and Children up to 5 years.
Chelsea Piers
(12 Miles)
New York City
With more sporting options than hours in a day, Chelsea Piers is a great idea for the energetic family!
Manhattan
Experience the grandeur of New York on their 2 hour city highlights tour. You'll enjoy magnificent views of the world's premier skyline and a close-up view of Lady Liberty.
Manhattan
Experience the thrill of a helicopter flight while flying past the Statue of Liberty, Empire State Building and many more of New York City's most captivating sights. Fun for the whole family and educational too. Children under 2 years of age and un...
Manhattan
The Police Museum gives visitors an insider's look at the history and traditions of the largest police force in the country. Kids can test out sirens used in an NYPD patrol car, take their friend's "mugshot" in a police line-up.Baseball fans will di...
Manhattan
The Tony Dapolito Recreation Center serves as a year-round hub for many in and around the neighborhood. In addition to providing fitness facilities, it hosts youth and adult athletic leagues, after-school programs, a summer day camp, fitness classes...
Playgarden
(12 Miles)
New York City
Clean, green PLAY for the early years! Built GREEN with recycled playground equipment, organic products, natural light and the planet in mind.
New York
Theatrical productions geared to children and families within the NYC community and beyond. These productions are a mix of adaptations of both classical and contemporary literature. These Main-Stage productions run on Saturdays and Sundays, as well ...
New York City
NYC's Number 1 tourist destination is Central Park! This guided tour gives a comprehensive look at the park and visitors get to every famous spot they want to see. You'll hear about the park and the residents that live along Central Park West and 5th...
Manhattan
Home to the nation's largest fleet of privately maintained historic vessels: Stationary, Training, and Workhorses.
Staten Island
Rab’s Country Lanes is Staten Island’s Premiere Entertainment Destination featuring 48 state of the art bowling lanes, Gennaro’s Pizza, Staten Island’s only Laser Maze, bowling programs for all ages, and more!
Manhattan
Exhibitions at the Childrens Museum of the Arts are designed to create dialogue among museum visitors young and old. Each exhibition is selected to inspire children and their families in their art-making at CMA and beyond.
New York
The purpose of the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art is the collection, preservation, study, education, and display of comic and cartoon art. Every genre of the art is represented: animation, anime, cartoons, comic books, comic strips, gag cartoons, hu...
Manhattan
CMOM inspires children and families to learn about themselves and our culturally diverse world through the arts, literacy, media & communications, science & the environment and early childhood education
City Treehouse
(12 Miles)
New York City
An indoor children's play and learning center offering innumerable charming features ideal for kids under 8. Expect to stay all day!
Paterson
Fascinating museum set inside and about Lambert Castle. The Garret Mountain Reservation observation tower is right by you, as is the Rifle Camp Park with it's own natural history museum and observatory with telescope. The local nature trail is full o...
Morris Museum
(12 Miles)
Morristown
The museum offers a full calendar of special events, festivals, classes, and activities for the entire family - with an ever changing hands on exhibitions varying from arts and science to historical and theatrical.
Brooklyn
climb aboard the city's only guided bus tour of Brooklyn's BEST pizzerias. This 4 1/2 hour foodie romp through Brooklyn includes pizza, soft drinks and an audio-visual historical tour of Brooklyn's famous movie locations, landmarks and points of inte...
Manhattan
Offers walking tours behind the scenes of NBC's New York studios and of New York's most recognizable landmark, Rockefeller Center.
New york city
Madam Tussauds provides indoor fun for children and adults. Immerse yourself in an interactive experience with A-List celebrities, Hollywood icons, super heroes,sports stars, pop stars and more!
Midtown Manhattan
One of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World. The 86th floor observation deck offers impressive 360 degree panoramic views of the city.
NY Skyride
(13 Miles)
Manhattan
Fun, thrilling and entertaining ride based in the iconic Empire State Building- kids will love flying over the city!
NYC
Provides a uniquely entertaining and educational site-seeing perspective on the Big Apple. Dr. Schoenberg and his entourage of NYC experts offer over 100 different tours including 7 specifically for kids.
Brooklyn
The New York Transit Museum, one of the city's leading cultural institutions is the largest museum in the United States devoted to urban public transportation history, and one of the premier institutions of its kind in the world.
New York City
Will amaze your whole family with Step into an interactive bubble world and be dazzled by spellbinding lasers, spectacular lighting effects, and jaw-dropping masterpieces of bubble artistry.
New York City
When you think of New York in the winter time, you can't go past the iconic outdoor ice skating experience in Central Park. A great experience for the whole family.
Manhattan
The centerpiece of Bryant Park's winter season, the 170' x 100' rink features free admission ice skating, in addition to high quality rental skates, skating shows, special events and activities. Runs end of October to mid January.
New York City
Go behind the scenes of your favorite tv shows and movies! This is a bus tour with plenty of outdoor stops, and even includes some tasty treats along the way.

Top 10 most viewed fun things to do near Irvington with kids

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LEGOLAND Discovery Center Westchester

(26 Miles) Indoor Play in Yonkers

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Kids Fun House

(17 Miles) Indoor Play in Ridgewood

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City Treehouse

(12 Miles) Indoor Play in New York City

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Gazillion Bubble Show

(13 Miles) Childrens Entertainment in New York City

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Playgarden

(12 Miles) Kids Fun in New York City

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Adventureland

(42 Miles) Theme Parks in Farmingdale

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Sony Wonder Technology Lab

(14 Miles) Museums in Manhattan

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Kids n Action

(15 Miles) Indoor Play in Brooklyn

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Le Play Cafe

(37 Miles) Indoor Play in Bellmore

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Brooklyn Botanic Garden

(15 Miles) Historical Attractions in Brooklyn

Fun places to visit in Irvington with kids

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