- TripBuzz found 162 things to do with kids in or near Poughkeepsie, New York, including 144 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Kingston, Newburgh, Hyde Park and Cold Spring.
- From Mid-Hudson Children's Museum to Bounce Sports, the Poughkeepsie area offers 85 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Trampoline Parks, Bridges and Hiking Trails.
- Resting in the Hudson Valley, Poughkeepsie is an historic town with several older buildings and landmarks. This includes the Main Mall Row in the downtown area along with a statue of Thomas Dongan. The city is also home to several colleges and universities, and offers an array of performing arts with an opera house, comedy club and local civic center.
Filled with wall to wall trampolines, Bounce Sports offers visitors a cardio fitness experience where they can jump across the facility. In addition to a foam pit, the facility has baskets for visitors to practice dunking on.
55 Taft Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 MoreLess Info
A bowling alley and family amusement center, the Hoebowl Mardi-Bob features 52 lanes of bowling, available for open bowling and for tournaments and league play. The facility also features a snack bar and lounge.
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634 Salt Point Tpke, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 MoreLess Info
Visitors can buy a cup of feed to last the whole day at the Children's Zoo at Sinon Farm. The farm has a modest petting zoo with rabbits, pigs, cows, and llamas, and a big hay bale slide for children.
An entertainment center, Bounce! Trampoline Sports features activities that include open and foam pit jumping, dodgeball and slam dunk basketball. The center also provides party rooms, a foam pit, flat-screen televisions, arcade games and a snack bar.
A family entertainment center, Overlook Golf and Recreation Center features an 18-hole miniature golf course along with a go-kart track, batting cages and a driving range. The center also offers party packages, golf lessons and a picnic area.
Covering 200 acres, the Locust Grove includes on its grounds a mansion built in 1851, gardens, almost 5 miles of carriage roads established in the 19th century, and a museum dedicated to Samuel Morse, the inventor and the artist.
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126 Degarmo Road, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 MoreLess Info
Open seasonally, the Overlook Drive-In Theatre Inc is an old-fashioned drive-in movie theater with contemporary digital video and sound. The theater shows a different movie each week, and runs a variety of promotions.