Things to do in New Paltz with kids

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Modena
Plenty of features to keep under 10s happy from Tots' Trike Track and giant slide to mazes, apple launchers and sand mountain. Plus lots more.
Poughkeepsie
Series of large and intricate interactive exhibit rooms with learning through play design ideal for curious kids. Newest features include a Baby Park just for the smallest guests, plus a giant construction zone The Imagination Playground!
Fishkill
Splashdown Beach features water rides for all ages and fun for the whole family. Great rides include Pirate's Plunge, Buccaneer Bay is geared to young children + loads of other rides. One of the many fun family places to go if you're looking for thin...
Bear Mountain
(31 Miles)
Tomkins Cove
Hike, bike and ski trails; zoo and museum; fishing and boat rentals; swimming and ice skating plus the famous Merry-Go-Round.
Jumpin Jeepers
(31 Miles)
Mahopac
A clean, indoor children's play center with a two-story play structure, bounce house, imaginative play area, and dedicated toddler zone. We also have some ride on toys and arcade games.
Ferndale
About the Sullivan County Visitors Association: The SCVA is a membership organization established in 1997 to promote the Sullivan County Catskills as a tourism destination.
Tuxedo
Tuxedo Ridge Ski Center at Sterling Forest has something for the whole family — downhill skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing, summer events and so much more. All conveniently located minutes off I-87 in Sterling Forest, Tuxedo, NY.
Arkville
The Delaware and Ulster is an excursion train that combines railroad nostalgia with scenic rides through New York's legendary Catskill Mountains.
Muscoot Farm
(39 Miles)
Katonah
Visitors may stroll through the original barns, visit with the animals, participate in educational programs or hike the many miles of trails enjoying the natural heritage of a traditional Westchester County farm, circa 1900. Fun family events held.
Danbury
We currently display a vivid cross section of 20th century American military history. Many of our vehicles are extremely rare, often the only example in the western hemisphere! The museum staff is composed primarily of unpaid volunteers who are respo...
Danbury
The Museum, located in the historic station and rail yard in downtown Danbury, Connecticut, offers railroad history, tours, train rides, a collection of original and restored rolling stock, and opportunities for ha
Brookfield
Parent Supervised indoor playground and party center.
Hewitt
A wonderland in winter and a restful backdrop for canoeists, boaters and fisherman year round, you may also swim, picnic and hike to your heart's content.
Litchfield
Nestled in the scenic “Litchfield Hills, Connecticut,” Hemlock Hill Campground affords you a true camping experience. A meandering mountain brook, reflecting pond, large pine-shaded sites and fresh country air beckons you back to nature.
Ringwood
Stunning gardens intersected with marked and multi use trails. Swimming, boating, canoeing and fishing are all permitted with boat rentals available.
Goshen
- offers residents of CT, MA and NY the unusual opportunity of observing and learning about animals from North America, Africa, India, New Zealand, Asia and the Arctic. One of the many fun places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Connect...
East Durham
Splash in Riptide Cove Wave Pool, Zoom down giant winding water slides, careening 300 feet to splash down in the canyon below. Challenge a 10,000 gallon-a-minute Wild River Ride rafting down a 600-ft. chute. Twist, turn and splash in total darkness ...
Vernon
This waterpark is built into side of a mountain and has plenty of rides , including extreme rides for those looking for thrills!
Milford
Multi level state of the art play structure with ball cannons and fountains, trampolines, rock wall, laser tag, arcade and more. Plus a Discovery High Ropes course running above the lot!
Keeler Tavern
(45 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.
Woodbury
Flanders Nature Center & Land Trust promotes the understanding and appreciation of nature, and supports the conservation, preservation and management of the natural resources. We offer a broad range of recreational and educational programs for the c...
Middlebury
More than 2 dozen outdoor amusements, rides and attractions ranging from toddler friendly and gentle to frankly terrifying.
Middlebury
Within Quassy Amusements, the Bay features water play for all ages on a massive scale, plus splash pads and beach.
Wyckoff
Kids (and moms and dads, too) love to visit our petting zoo, pet the sheep or cow, feed carrot greens to the rabbits, see our baby chicks, fancy birds, goats, ponies, donkey, calf and pigs.
Franklin
The museum has over 4,000 mineral specimens on display in the local room including those that are on display in the 33 foot long fluorescent display in the fluorescent room. The museum\'s fluorescent display has a dazzling array of the world\'s most...
Ski Big Bear
(51 Miles)
Lackawaxen
Skiing and snowboarding with lessons from 4 years, offering 3 green runs and another 5 blue, plus lift serviced tubing and an expert terrain park.
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.
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...
Thomaston
The Naugatuck Railroad's scenic round trip excursions are an entertaining mix of relaxing river valley scenery and our rich transportation history. It’s an exciting and educational experience for riders of all ages!
Ogdensburg
More than 700 objects are currently on display and the mines are accessible by guided tour. Brightly glowing mineral specimens illustrate the diverse causes of fluorescence in the natural world, with their enchanting magical glows.
Scarsdale
33-acre nature preserve bursting with wildlife featuring trails, a pond and gardens, plus outdoor live animal display and indoor environmental education centre with public exhibit and program spaces.
Winsted
This well heated & air conditioned facility offers state of the art Jugs Pro-Range Batting Cages offering all speeds of soft & hardball pitching. You select the speed & height of the pitch. Also, Phazerball & Battleball is a perfect...
Beach Lake
Carousel Water and Fun Park is a family amusement park offering water slides, bumper boats, go-karts, mini-golf, batting cages, kiddie kars, a game room and lots more.
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.
Paramus
Explore over 30 different play and learning areas, each designed to attract and engage the imagination! Your child is your guide.
Stamford
A creative and fun art experience in Stamford, Connecticut where both kids and parents can learn the art of pottery.
Best Time Ever
(55 Miles)
Stamford
Arts and Crafts Studio where kids of all ages can get creative in a huge variety of ways.
Kids Create
(55 Miles)
Naugatuck
Kids Create is a play-place for creative kids. Kids of all ages can sculpt with air-dry clay, paint on a real artist's canvas, or bead a necklace, and then enjoy a wide variety of high quality toys and educational tools that inspire creative play. ...
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.
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...
Waterbury
The Mattatuck Museum Arts & History Center is known for engaging its community in an understanding of the past and providing vision and leadership for the future through its exhibits and collections of national significance that interpret the history...
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.
Norwalk
Fun - and lots of it! Learning and fun go hand-in-hand at Stepping Stones. Our exhibits and educational programs help expand a child's world by engaging them in fun, playful exploration. With four main galleries, a toddlers-only gallery and over 1...
Timexpo Museum
(56 Miles)
Waterbury
It's about TIME for family fun. Timexpo® The Timex Museum tells the story of Timex and its heritage dating back to the 1850's. A Time Tunnel leads to ancient mysteries. Magnificent timepieces, hands-on activities and much more.
Bergen County Zoo
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(56 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 ...
Stamford
Chelsea Piers Connecticut (CPCT) is a 400,000 sq. ft. indoor sports complex with a ton of fun activities for the whole family! Come play for the day - We're located directly off of I-95 at Exit 9.
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
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...
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

Top 10 most viewed fun things to do near New Paltz with kids

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Jumpin Jeepers

(31 Miles) Indoor Play in Mahopac

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Muscoot Farm

(39 Miles) Kids Fun in Katonah

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Bear Mountain

(31 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in Tomkins Cove

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Zoom Flume Water Park

(44 Miles) Waterparks in East Durham

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Mid Hudson Childrens Museum

(8 Miles) Museums in Poughkeepsie

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Hurds Family Farm

(5 Miles) National Parks / Natural World in Modena

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Splashdown Beach

(17 Miles) Waterparks in Fishkill

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Delaware and Ulster Railroad

(37 Miles) Transport Attractions in Arkville

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Tuxedo Ridge Ski Area

(35 Miles) Things to do for Active Kids in Tuxedo

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Sullivan County Visitors Association

(33 Miles) Things to do for Active Kids in Ferndale

Fun places to visit in New Paltz 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