- TripBuzz found 95 things to do with kids in or near Long Island, New York, including 95 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Deer Park, Port Jefferson, East Meadow and Hicksville.
- From Caleb Smith State Park to AMF Smithtown Lanes, the Long Island area offers 112 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Theaters, Movie Theaters and History Museums.
- Located on the Atlantic Ocean, Long Island is a waterfront community and part of Greater Metropolitan New York. The island is home to both JFK and LaGuardia Airports. And allthough diverse, the city is home to a large population of Jews. Stony Brook, Brooklyn and Queens Colleges are all located in this city along with an array of cultural sites, public parks and even professional sports teams.
At Ridotto, visitors can attend a variety of symphonies, recitals, and pianist performances with each season. Many of the performers excel at playing piano, viola, and other classical instruments, and perform classical music ranging from Schubert to Chopin.
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Ship Bottom, NJ MoreLess Info
Popular beach activities are the focus of Ship Bottom Beach that is accessible to the public for a small fee during the summer season. Visitors can swim, lounge, fish, go boating, and picnic on the beach.
A community gathering place, the Lindenhurst Village Square rests in the heart of downtown. This venue is the locale for many special events such as musical concerts, holiday celebrations and weddings.
Town of Babylon is located on Long Island. Parts of Jones Beach Island, Captree Island and Fire Island are in the southernmost part of Babylon while Nassau County borders it to the West and the Atlantic Ocean to the South.
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246 Old Walt Whitman Rd, Huntington Station, NY 11746 MoreLess Info
Historians enjoy visiting the famous Walt Whitman Birthplace. The charming farmhouse, originally built in 1801, offers a guided tour of the home and adjacent grounds as well as poetry readings of the famed authors work.