- TripBuzz found 504 things to do with kids in or near Summit, New Jersey, including 496 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like New York City, Staten Island, Brooklyn and Morristown.
- From Summit Aquatic Center to The Little Gym of Summit, the Summit area offers 120 different types of family activities, including: Movie Theaters, Theaters, Botanical Gardens and Gardens.
- Located twenty miles from Manhattan, perched in the Second Watching Mountains, is the city of Summit. A city fitting to it's name, the summit offers visitors sweeping views of the surrounding areas, as well as many local historic landmarks and homes available to tour, and local shopping and dining downtown.
The central portion of Briant Park is home to a substantial pond that holds many ducks and geese. Guests can also access a paved walking path that is roughly one mile in length, an open grassy area, and picnic tables with adjoining grills.
A movie theater multiplex with five auditoriums, the Bow Tie Beacon Hill Cinema 5 shows primarily Hollywood new releases in full digital video and sound. The theater offers discount matinees, and a variety of concession specials.
Greenwood Gardens offers acres of maintained trees with sculptures, a pond and interesting outdoor buildings like a tea house. Patrons can stroll through the gardens while observing artwork or picnic on the picnic tables on the patio.
The professional ensemble of Dreamcatcher rep theatre builds community with the audience by sharing life-affirming stories in an intimate environment. The theater is small, so all seats are close, without enough slope from seats in front.
The Miller-Cory House Museum is a nationally recognized 'living museum', in which trained artisans recreate the everyday life, tasks, and crafts of the 18th and 19th century Miller and Corey farm families. A museum shop is located on site.