- Our list of the best things to do in Parsippany, New Jersey, features the top 543 nearby activities — including 183 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Parsippany, NJ has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Entertainment & Shows, Museums & Galleries, and Sights & Landmarks.
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Willowbrook Park offers a unique patch of greenery with protected space for wildlife alongside its variety of recreational facilities. The park also offers recreational activities which include tennis courts, playgrounds, ball fields, hiking and an archery range.
87% 189 votes
1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY 10301 MoreLess Info
The Snug Harbor Cultural Center has on its site 3 gardens, a Music Hall which hosts a performing arts center, an exhibition of visual arts, and a veteran's memorial hall, among others. The facilities can be rented for public and private events.
87% 67 votes
1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY MoreLess Info
With four floors of activities, the Staten Island Children's Museum provides educational and artistic experiences. Children can learn about bugs, put on skits in the theater, work with tools, play with life-size game pieces, and create their own art.
Offshore Sailing School offers lessons on how to sail on the open water for adults and their family. The courses taught by experienced sailors include topics that range from day sailing to cruising and racing.
97% 30 votes
1000 Richmond Terrace, Building D, Staten Island, NY 10301 MoreLess Info
The Noble Maritime Collection contains the art, writings, and maritime artifacts of artist John A. Noble. Exhibits inside the collection include his houseboat studio, a ship model gallery, and the atelier of Wichita Bill.
100% 18 votes
80 Audrey Zapp Drive, Liberty State Park, Jersey City, NJ 7305 MoreLess Info
Take a private sailing trip on or around Manhattan with Gotham Sailing. The sailing yacht, Black Strap, is a Jeanneau Sunrise racer cruiser refitted in 2013. Sunset sails and half-day sails are offered. Special occasion sails are also available.
71% 7 votes
914 Richmond Ter, Staten Island, NY 10301 MoreLess Info
There are a wide variety of gardens at Staten Island Botanical Garden, and entry is free to most of them. The most popular garden replicates an ancient Chinese setting and includes a bamboo forest, waterfalls and multiple pavilions.
Offering exceptional views of the Lower Manhattan skyline is J. Owen Grundy Park. The family friendly park offers a waterfront promenade, picnic areas, gaming tables and historic lighting and architecture. The park also hosts many annual events including Summer Dancefest.