- Our list of the best things to do in Binghamton, New York, features the top 33 nearby activities — including 17 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Binghamton, NY has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, and Outdoor Places.
- The results below include the top 24 things to do within the city of Binghamton, NY , followed by 9 popular activities in nearby cities, including Vestal
Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, the Ross Park Carousel was installed in 1920 and is still functional today. It has 60 jumping horses, 4 abreast ones, 2 chariots, and an original Wurlitzer Military Band Organ.
Located on the site of an old Indian village, the Otsiningo Park has playgrounds, playfields, picnic areas, tables and grills, community gardens, and 2 picnic shelters which can be rented. There are also other amenities, such as trails and walking paved paths.
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25 artists exhibit their works at the Phelps Mansion Museum. Built in 1870 as the 3 stories brick and stone home, it is now listed in the National Register of Historic Places. It has a gift shop which sells souvenirs.
For 30 years, the Discovery Center has entertained and educated the children with 30 hands-on exhibits – flying an A-10 Jet, operating a full size fire truck, reporting news and weather at the TV station, or serving meals at the Plum Dragon Palace, just to name a few of the activities.
Whether for the hands-on exhibits or for the special programs and events, the visitor of the Roberson Museum & Science Center may find that it was worth the while. The most popular attractions are the digital planetarium and the expanded model train layout.
Ever since 1848, the Apple Hill has been a family business. Whether for the picking of the fruits, the petting of the animals on the farm, or the parties which can be held in here, the entire family can gave a good time. It has its own cafe and shop.
Art Mission Theater is specialized in screening indie movie, foreign movies, and art movies. Also, artists can present their works in here, whether they are newcomers or already established. Special public events are held in here.
Featuring 75 games, Robot City Games and Arcade has a collection of video and pinball games that date as far back as 1974. There is also a video game store that contains thousands of video games and accessories.