- TripBuzz found 320 things to do with kids in or near Edison, New Jersey, including 304 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Staten Island, Morristown, Jersey City and Newark.
- From Roosevelt Park Family Ice Skating Rink to Monster Mini Golf, the Edison area offers 118 different types of family activities, including: Trampoline Parks, Theaters, History Museums and Parks.
- Known for its abundance of recreational activities, the city of Edison is loved by it's over 99,000 residents and all who visit. The charming small town hospitality of the city greets those who enter, while the many scenic waterfront parks and shopping districts entertain those who stay. The community is rich in history, featuring many landmark sites, museums and historical structures as well.
Visitors can take an hour long safari through an animal park at Six Flags Wild Safari. Among the various animals that can be seen are tigers, ostriches, and giraffes. During the drive, the narrator will explain facts about each animal.
Hosting a variety of leagues and tournaments, Turf-City Indoor Sports Center has an indoor soccer field for guests to utilize. The facility also offers soccer training programs for beginner to advanced levels.
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11-11 44th Drive, Long Island City, NY 11101 MoreLess Info
Offering day passes, The Cliffs At Long Island City is a rock climbing gym with bouldering courses. The gym provides instructional classes for toprope, bouldering, sport lead, and other techniques.
The Murray Playground is a public playground that features amenities including dog-friendly areas, public restrooms, handball courts, and spray showers. The park also has several playgrounds for children to play on.
The Central Park Zoo is a 6.5-acre zoo that features mammals such as sea lions and red pandas. The site, which also contains Gentoo penguins, also features a 4-D theater and the Allison Maher Stern Snow Leopard Exhibit.
The Spruce Run Recreation Area is composed mostly of the Spruce Run reservoir, which is the third largest reservoir in the state. The recreation site covers the 1,290 acres of the reservoir itself and 15 miles of shoreline for swimming, fishing, boating, hiking, picnicking, and camping.
The double-deckers from Big Taxi Bus Tours will take the visitors through the downtown and uptown New-York. Also, tours during the night are also available, across the Manhattan Bridge and into the Brooklyn Bridge Park. Some of the main attractions are the Statue of Liberty and the 9/11 Memorial.
4402 23rd Street, Long Island City, NY 11101 MoreLess Info
A performance venue that hosts a wide variety of acts, The Secret Theatre contains several performance spaces of different sizes. Past shows have included operas, musicals, plays, dance performances, and films.