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.
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.
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…
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…
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!
Ansonia Nature and Recreation Center
An outstanding adventure playscape for younger children in Connecticut, with butterfly and hummingbird gardens, nature trails, and real life animals!
Ringwood State Park
Stunning gardens with multi use trails in New Jersey, plus swimming, boating, canoeing and fishing! Outdoor fun for the whole family
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!
Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden
Expore 83-acres of park-like setting, with gardens, museums, theaters, educational opportunities, and seasonal festivals!
Flanders Nature Center
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 entire family can enjoy of all sorts of outdoor adventures. Playground & Swings, hiking, sledding, Softball Fields, and an animal petting zoo.
Wawayanda State Park
A wonderland in winter and a restful backdrop for canoeists, boaters and fisherman year round in this New Jersey state park!
White Memorial Conservation Center
A fascinating education center and nature museum set within 4,000 acres of Connecticut hills.
Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
Nearly 8,000 acres of varied habitats where you can explore the beautiful scenery, and amazing wildlife.
Brownstone Exploration and Discovery Park
More than just a park in Portland, with activities like cliff jumping, rock climbing, zip lines, kayaking, and even diving!
Wolcott Park and Spray Pad
West Hartford, CT
Great park with a new summer splash pad offering interactive play features in New Hartford...and it's FREE!
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!
Roaring Brook Nature Center
We offer a year-round schedule of educational programs for all ages. These programs range from week-long summer experiences to our school-year Discovery Days series for students.
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!
Swartswood State Park
Hampton Township, NJ
Explore New Jersey's FIRST state park filled with history, outdoor adventure and family fun! Camping available too!
RecPlex Park and Spray Park
Fun family park with sporting complexes, and a popular splash park! Great family fun in Colchester!
Round Valley Recreation Area
Outdoor adventure in New Jersey for swimmers, boaters, campers and picnickers! One of the few parks for wilderness camping too!
Voorhees State Park
Glen Gardner, NJ
Outdoor fun in New Jersey with multi use trails, adventure playground and even an observatory!
Stony Brook-Millstone Watershed Association
Enjoy the more than 10 miles of hiking trails, the wonder of the Kate Gorrie Butterfly House, and the exhibits and animals of the Buttinger Nature Center - plus get on mission with the science…
Denison Pequotsepos Nature Center
We are a combination wildlife sanctuary, visitor attraction and educational facility. The Center features all-new exhibits highlighting the habitats and wildlife of southeastern Connecticut, as well as eight miles of trails that wind through a…
Misquamicut State Beach
One of the state's most popular beaches with over a half mile of beach front. There are also many local attractions for children. This modern pavilion includes many new concepts including rails, outside showers, tower…
Burlingame State Park
This very popular state recreation area offers 50 fireplaces, toilets, drinking water, a swimming beach and a nearby DEM boat launch for boating and fishing.
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!
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 world's largest urban zoo features world-class exhibits featuring get you eye-to-eye with massive crocodiles, majestic tigers, and inquisitive gorillas.
Queens Zoo Wildlife Center
A beautiful zoo with a feel of a national park, in Flushing, NY. Naturalistic settings offer great animal experiences, all native to the Americas.
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…
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.
Prospect Park Wildlife Center
Youngsters can meet prairie dogs nose-to-nose, and walk among wallabies. The Animal Lifestyles building's centerpiece is a spectacular habitat for baboons.
New York Aquarium
A great New York Aquarium with over 8,000 animals, where kids can learn all about ocean animals from all over the world, as well as conservation too!
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!
Long Island Game Farm
Explore a fun zoo and game farm with hundreds of animals, both exotic and indigenous, with plenty of interactive areas for kids too!
Staten Island Zoo
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…
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!