- TripBuzz found 36 things to do with kids in or near Cortland, New York, including 25 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Ithaca, Skaneateles and Rochester.
- From Shipwreck Golf Amusement Center to Cortland Miniature Golf Course, the Cortland area offers 47 different types of family activities, including: History Museums, Mini Golf, Movie Theaters and Bowling.
- Home to the New York Jets training came the city of Cortland has much to offers to locals and visitors. The charming city, home to a historic downtown district, is famous for not only it's role in the New York sports scene, but also for its historical 1841 Octagon house and many annual festivals including Central New York's Maple Fest.
Chartered June 9, 1995, the Nys Grange Museum is a historical museum featuring artifacts and information about the Grange in New York State. Of particular interest is the Memorial Brick Project, a growing collection of memorial bricks.
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159 Sapsucker Woods Road, Ithaca, NY 14850 MoreLess Info
Dedicated to the study and appreciation of birds, the Cornell Lab of Ornithology provides learning experiences related to the watching and identification of birds. The grounds provide walking trails for bird watching as well as a bird-themed gift shop.
Covering a total of 4,300 acres, the Cornell Plantations has a botanical garden, an arboretum, and plenty of trails. In here there are also 38 natural areas, such as the Cayuga Marsh and the Polson Natural Area. Public events are organized in here, such as the Garden Gift Shop Holliday.
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40 Catherwood Road, Ithaca, NY 14850 MoreLess Info
A movie theater with 14 auditoriums, Regal Ithaca Mall Stadium 14 displays first-run feature films using digital projection and RealD 3D. The theater offers mobile ticketing, stadium seating and a concession area with food and drinks.
Founded in 1865 and part of the Ivy League, the Cornell University was ranked at number 14 by QS World University Rankings. Some of the most important of its graduates are Henry Heimlich, Carl Sagan, Thomas Pynchon, John Cleese, as well as numerous others.
Located on Cayuga Lake, Stewart Park features a carousel along with access to the lake for fishing and swimming. The park offers facilities for baseball, softball, golf and tennis, a children's playground, a bird sanctuary and a duck pond.