Things to Do with Kids in Jersey City, NJ

  • TripBuzz found 627 things to do with kids in or near Jersey City, New Jersey, including 609 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like New York City, Staten Island, Queens and Bronx.
  • From Pole Position Raceway to Hudson Bayonne Lanes, the Jersey City area offers 117 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Movie Theaters, Sailing and Bowling.
  • With a population of nearly 250,000, Jersey City is the second most populated city in the state of New Jersey. Known for its waterfront cityscape, the city has one of the largest downtown office markets. Also an enjoyable tourist destination, the city offers access to Liberty Island and Ellis Island as well as many museums and libraries.
  • TripBuzz found 627 things to do with kids in or near Jersey City, New Jersey, including 609 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like New York City, Staten Island, Queens and Bronx.
  • From Pole Position Raceway to Hudson Bayonne Lanes, the Jersey City area offers 117 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Movie Theaters, Sailing and Bowling.
  • With a population of nearly 250,000, Jersey City is the second most populated city in the state of New Jersey. Known for its waterfront cityscape, the city has one of the largest downtown office markets. Also an enjoyable tourist destination, the city offers access to Liberty Island and Ellis Island as well as many museums and libraries.
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Super Hero Sub Shop 266 Duncan Ave, Jersey City, NJ MoreLess Info
Sandwiches made with fresh ingredients
2.0 Miles
64% 221 votes
Go Karts 99 Caven Point Road, Jersey City, NJ 07305 MoreLess Info
Indoor karting permits guests at the Pole Position Raceway to experience speed, fun, and safety. The high-performance karts can reach 45 mph while junior karts are available for kids who wish to race.
3.1 Miles
29% 17 votes
Bowling 1 Garfield Avenue, Jersey City, NJ 07305 MoreLess Info
A 60-lane bowling facility, Hudson Bayonne Lanes offers both open and league bowling with automatic scoring and bumpers. The center has a full service bar and grill, arcade game machines and a private event room.
2.4 Miles
92% 856 votes
National & State Parks at Exit 14B-New Jersey Turnpike Extension, Jersey City, NJ 07305 MoreLess Info
Liberty State Park provides great views of the Statue of Liberty and the New York skyline. The park covers 1,122 acres with about 300 acres landscaped for public use.
0.8 Miles
93% 56 votes
Movie Theaters 54 Journal Square, Jersey City, NJ 7306 MoreLess Info
With a mission to perpetuate the 'art of American entertainment', the Lowe's Jersey Theater offers classic films and live entertainment. They also feature a Theatre Pipe Organ that can mimic virtually any form of music from show tunes to jazz.
2.3 Miles
100% 18 votes
Sailing 80 Audrey Zapp Drive, Liberty State Park, Jersey City, NJ 7305 MoreLess Info
Take a private sailing trip on or around Manhattan with Gotham Sailing. The sailing yacht, Black Strap, is a Jeanneau Sunrise racer cruiser refitted in 2013. Sunset sails and half-day sails are offered. Special occasion sails are also available.
1.7 Miles
100% 18 votes
Parks 281 Montgomery Street, Jersey City, NJ 07302 MoreLess Info
A neighborhood park with areas for dogs, playgrounds, walking paths, and a number of other amenities, Van Vorst Park hosts a variety of community events, including Shakespeare in the Park and other performances.
1.6 Miles
100% 17 votes
Parks McWilliams Pl, 8th Street, Jersey City, NJ 07302 MoreLess Info
Located in a historic area of New Jersey, Hamilton Park is a large green space with multiple amenities. It features tennis courts, a playground, basketball courts, and open spaces. The park also has an area reserved for dogs.
2.0 Miles
100% 3 votes
Sailing 150 Audrey Zapp Drive, Jersey City, NJ 07305 MoreLess Info
Calypso Sailing Adventures, located in Jersey City New Jersey, offers sailing tours from April through October. Trips are available for groups of 2-6 people, and offer views of the Statue of Liberty and the New York City skyline.
0.7 Miles
95% 21 votes
Parks Lincoln Park, Jersey City, NJ 07304 MoreLess Info
Situated on nearly 275 acres, Lincoln Park features fields for soccer, football and baseball as well as courts for basketball, tennis and handball. The park also has playgrounds, walking areas, picnic facilities and a fishing lake.
2.3 Miles
92% 13 votes
Parks Washington Bvld & 14th Street, Jersey City, NJ 07310 MoreLess Info
Located next to a shopping center, Newport Green offers visitors a scenic park, complete with a carousel and walking path. From the park, visitors can take in panoramic views of the Manhattan cityscape.
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