- Our list of the best things to do in Paramus, New Jersey, features the top 726 nearby activities — including 253 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Paramus, NJ has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 11 things to do within the city of Paramus, NJ , followed by 715 popular activities in nearby cities, including New York City, Bronx, Brooklyn, Flushing, Queens, Staten Island, Jersey City, Yonkers, Long Island City, Clifton, Montclair, Newark, Morristown, Astoria, West Orange, Hoboken, East Rutherford, New Rochelle, Bayonne, Tarrytown, Secaucus, Wayne, White Plains, Greenwich, West Milford, Ringwood, Fort Lee, Englewood, Summit, Elizabeth, Glen Cove, Westfield, Hackensack, Bloomfield, Peekskill, Union, Ridgewood, Nyack, Teaneck, Mahwah, Paterson, Port Chester, Linden, Mount Vernon, Union City, Fair Lawn, Parsippany, Livingston, Lake George, Sleepy Hollow, Warwick, Old Forge, Princeton, Albany, Greenburgh, Bridgehampton, Cooperstown, Hudson, Mount Vernon, Geneva, New City, Red Hook and Elmont
The Ultimate Fun Girls Night Out North Jersey MoreLess Info
Participants enjoy attractions such as food and drink samples, dancing, photo booth pictures, and complimentary services from vendors
Situated on 146 acres, Van Saun Park features a nationally accredited zoological park, the Washington Spring Garden and a miniature train offering rides. It also has picnic and fishing areas, a carousel, playground and fields for soccer and baseball.
Consisting of an indoor facility lit with black light, Monster Mini Golf offers a horror themed course with a variety of monster sculptures. Visitors can have their birthday parties there and receive a guided tour of the course.
70% 73 votes
Route 4 East & Forest Avenue, Paramus, NJ 07652 MoreLess Info
While not as big as neighboring malls in the region, The Outlets at Bergen Town Center still has several major stores such as Jared, Target, Whole Foods Market, and Century 21 Department Store. Food options are also available at Bobby's Burger Palace and FrozenPeaks.
Opened in 1964, Paramus Municipal Pool features a 50-meter pool with a diving board and a water slide as well as two smaller pools for children. It also provides a snack bar, volleyball courts, a playground and grassy areas.
Named for Fritz Behnke, long-time official historian of Paramus, the Fritz Behnke Historical Museum is devoted to preserving a sense of how life in the area would have been a century ago through replicas and artifacts.
80% 5 votes
Dunkerhook Road, Paramus, NJ 07410 MoreLess Info
With waterfalls, brooks, and trails to explore, Saddle River County Park Dunkerhook Area has 577 acres consisting of 5 individual parks. There are bike paths, tennis grounds, and picnic pavilions within the park.
Interactive, hands-on exhibits like a real fire truck and helicopter, a fossil and dinosaur cave, medieval castle, and ballet studio form the base of The New Jersey Children's Museum. Play is encouraged, and special events can be organized at the site.
A wooded area, Besen Park features grass fields that can be used for picnics and open field sports like baseball, soccer and football. The park also has a children's playground with swings, a play structure and an obstacle course.
A comprehensive musical theater arts program, the Applause Performing Arts Center offers theater training in singing, acting, and dancing. The facility offers classes for all ranges of actors, and offers summer camp programs.