Explore New Jersey's FIRST state park filled with history, outdoor adventure and family fun! Camping available too!
Wawayanda State Park
A wonderland in winter and a restful backdrop for canoeists, boaters and fisherman year round in this New Jersey state park!
Kittatinny Valley State Park
Lots of outdoor adventure in New Jersey for the family at this state park! Hiking, fishing, boating, mountain biking, and horseback riding are popular activities, with winter sports too!
Ricketts Glen State Park
Take the Falls Trail and explore the Glens, with wild, free-flowing waterfalls in the ancient hillside. A classic family hike with a fairytale edge in Pennsylvania!
Ringwood State Park
Stunning gardens with multi use trails in New Jersey, plus swimming, boating, canoeing and fishing! Outdoor fun for the whole family
Bear Mountain State Park
Tomkins Cove, NY
A great New York state park with hiking, biking, and ski trails. With a zoo, museum, ice skating and swimming, it makes for a very fun family day out!
Mount Pisgah State Park
A 1302 acre state park in Pennsylvania, with a 75 acre lake for fishing, skating and boating. Outdoor adventure for the whole family!
Worlds End State Park
Incredible nature in Pennsylvania, with amazing views, swimming dam, and fishing!
Hacklebarney State Park
Washington Township, NJ
Over a hundred bird species and wildlife such as black bear, woodchuck, deer and fox live in the park, with hiking, fishing, and great New Jersey nature fun!
Voorhees State Park
Glen Gardner, NJ
Outdoor fun in New Jersey with multi use trails, adventure playground and even an observatory!
Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
Nearly 8,000 acres of varied habitats where you can explore the beautiful scenery, and amazing wildlife.
Round Valley Recreation Area
Outdoor adventure in New Jersey for swimmers, boaters, campers and picnickers! One of the few parks for wilderness camping too!
Branch Brook Park
Explore the nation's FIRST county park, with historic guided tours, a roller rink, bike races, family days and festivals! It's so much more than a park in New Jersey!
Sprain Ridge Park
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…
Greenburgh Nature Center
A relaxing and nature filled day out for the kids on this 33-acre nature preserve with trails, animals and indoor environmental education center.
Fort Stanwix National Monument
A historical (and FREE!) family day out experience in New York at the Fort Stanwix National Monument that played a vital role in US history.
New York, NY
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…
Claws n Paws Animal Park
Get close to exotic animals from around the world at this fun animal experience in the Pocono Mountains, from lions to cougars, sloths, foxes and more!
Binghamton Zoo at Ross Park
Offers a conservationist zoological experience with naturalistic enclosures containing a wide range of animals, reptiles and birds; plus educational activity stations.
Come alive with nature and history. Explore the wild side of Space Farms Zoo and Museum. Space Farms offers educational fun for all ages. Where else can you step back in time and head for…
Lehigh Valley Zoo
Part of an incredible 1,100 acre nature preserve, this zoo is home to over 275 animals from all around the world. They even have wagon rides and paddle boats!
Bergen County Zoo
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…
Turtle Back Zoo
West Orange, NJ
Over 100 different species call this popular New Jersey zoo home, with a petting zoo and miniature train rides too!
The Wild Animal Park
Extensive and impressive zoo collections with great daily public programming, plus inflatable indoor play and petting zoo area.
Rosamond Gifford Zoo at Burnet Park
Once just 4 acres, this Syracuse zoo is now home to 700 animals across 43 acres! Great animal fun for the whole family in New York State!
Fort Rickey Discovery Zoo
More than just an observational zoo, this fun New York State discovery zoo is aimed at giving kids an engaging and interactive animal experience!
Adirondack Animal Land
Visit the LARGEST zoo in upstate New York, with over 500 animals across 80 acres! Amazing animal fun for the whole family.
The world's largest urban zoo features world-class exhibits featuring get you eye-to-eye with massive crocodiles, majestic tigers, and inquisitive gorillas.
Central Park Zoo
New York, NY
From a steamy rain forest to an icy Antarctic penguin habitat encounter fascinating animals from all over the globe plus Tisch Children's Zoo lets little animal lovers meet gentle creatures up close.
The Houdini Museum
The museum is devoted entirely to the world's greatest magician, Harry Houdini. Fabulous guided exhibit and fantastic fun magic show with live magician and animals.
Kids can learn about natural history, science and art in this fascinating and educational museum.
National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum
As they enter the Museum, kids under 12 can choose to participate in one of two Discovery Tours, which are self-guided educational scavenger hunts. The answers can be found throughout the Museum, and a completed…
Franklin Mineral Museum
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…
Sterling Hill Mining Museum
Deep family fun with more than 700 objects on display, as well as cool mines accessible by guided tour.
Mid Hudson Childrens Museum
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…
250 hands on exhibits inside and plenty more outside, with a huge range including elemental play, kinetic energy machines, interactive structures, musical equipment, fun math challenges and more!
Museum of the Earth
With particular emphasis on New York State and the Northeast United States, the Museum of the Earth explores the history of the Earth and its life through the lens of geology and paleontology, utilizing collections…
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.
The Lambert Castle Museum
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…
NJ Childrens Museum
Explore over 30 different play and learning areas, each designed to attract and engage the imagination! Your child is your guide.