- TripBuzz found 49 things to do with kids in or near Skaneateles, New York, including 40 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Syracuse, Auburn, Seneca Falls and Ithaca.
- From Skaneateles Lake to Cedar House Lanes, the Skaneateles area offers 42 different types of family activities, including: Walking Trails, Bowling, Mini Golf and Farms & Ranches.
- Located on the shores of the Skaneateles Lake is the city of Skaneateles. The central New York city is popular for its scenic residential neighborhoods, historical district and local farms. Visitors enjoy lakefront lodging, fishing, boating and other water recreation, as well and in-town dining, shopping and annual boat show and festivals.
Auburn Movie Plex 10 is a movie theater that features digital surround sound, RealD 3D technology, and special discounts for military personnel, senior citizens, and college students. The cinema has food and beverages available.
The Merry Go Roung Playhouse is the site of an annual summer-long festival. Professional Broadway musicals and new musicals within their early stages of development are presented during the festival with a variety of other plays offered during the year.
The historic home of William Henry Seward has been preserved and opened to the public as the Seward House. The site features masterpieces of American art as well as special rotating exhibits, and guided tours are provided by the staff since self-guided tours are not allowed.
The Cayuga Museum of Art and History contains the research facility in which the first successful movie system with sound was developed. This natural history and art museum has exhibits covering a historical prison, medicine, and children's lives.
Part of the larger Cayuga Museum, the Case Research Lab Museum is the backyard lab where the technique of adding sound to film was first invented in the 1920s. The museum offers regularly scheduled informative tours of the preserved facility.
Located in a Greek Revival mansion, Cayuga Museum of History & Art features photographs, clothing, and detailed displays depicting the region's history. The interior has intricate crown molding, winding staircases, and chandeliers.
Falcon Park is a small baseball stadium that hosts minor league baseball games. Their concession stands offers classic ballpark hot dogs, slushies, popcorn, and domestic beers. Kids enjoy the autograph sessions before the game and the antics of Abner the