- TripBuzz found 36 things to do with kids in or near Cortland, New York, including 25 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Ithaca, Skaneateles and Rochester.
- From Shipwreck Golf Amusement Center to Cortland Miniature Golf Course, the Cortland area offers 47 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Mini Golf, Movie Theaters and Bowling.
- Home to the New York Jets training came the city of Cortland has much to offers to locals and visitors. The charming city, home to a historic downtown district, is famous for not only it's role in the New York sports scene, but also for its historical 1841 Octagon house and many annual festivals including Central New York's Maple Fest.
Designed in a fun and whimsical pirate theme, Shipwreck Golf Amusement Center is fun for the whole family. The center features 18-holes of miniature golf, paintball, on site bounce houses and an ice cream shop.
Providing indoor and outdoor miniature golf courses, Shipwreck Golf Amusement Center offers a variety of challenges to beat, such as a spinning wheel. The indoor course has black lights that make items glow in the dark.
The CNY Living History Center is a historical museum location that displays a number of exhibits and artifacts relating to local history. Exhibits include a collection of trucks, tractors, and Civil War memorabilia, among others.
Beautiful in design and grand in size, the 1890 House Museum is a local treasure. The limestone mansion was home to a historic industrian and is now available for tours, showcasing the mansions wonderful Victorian artifacts.
The 1890 House is a museum and restored limestone mansion built during the Victorian era by industrialist Charles Wickwire. Currently curated and run by a non-profit group, daily tours and educational programs are offered to groups of all ages.
With all of its screens featuring digital projection, Plaza 6 Cinemas shows the latest films and blockbuster hits in standard and 3D viewing formats. The theaters were recently upgraded to include 5.1 surround sound.
With several artificial turf fields available, J M McDonald Sports Complex offers an indoor facility for field hockey, baseball, football, tennis, and more. The complex also hosts fitness classes like yoga, kickboxing, and circuit training.
An independently owned movie theater multiplex with six auditoriums, the Plaza Six Cinemas Cortland shows primarily first run Hollywood films in all digital video and sound. The theater offers discounts for kids and students.
The Cortland Repertory Theatre's mission is to provide professional, accessible theater experiences for all. Audiences come to enjoy productions that include original works, popular plays, and musicals performed by local and national actors.