- TripBuzz found 146 things to do with kids in or near Lakewood, New Jersey, including 138 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Point Pleasant Beach, Toms River, Atlantic Highlands and Belmar.
- From The Lakewood Blueclaws Professional Baseball Club to Incline Club, the Lakewood area offers 109 different types of family activities, including: Bowling, Theaters, History Museums and Parks.
- Located in Ocean County, New Jersey, Lakewood has grown dramatically over the past several years, with a 50% increase in population since the year 2000. In addition to a number of water and recreation activities, guests can enjoy catching a game at the FirstEnergy Park to watch the local Lakewood BlueClaws, a single A minor league baseball team.
83% 10739 votes
79th Street and Central Park West, New York City, NY 10024 MoreLess Info
Over 32 million artifacts are housed in 27 interconnected buildings at the American Museum of Natural History making it one of the largest museums in the world. Some of the more prominent permanent exhibits include Akeley Hall of African Mammals, Arthur Ross Hall of Meteorites, Milstein Hall of Ocean Life.
The tours on the Battleship New Jersey try to be very interactive. Guests to the historical ship are able to walk along the passageways, tight spaces, and main deck with the ability to also visit the deep interior that involves climbing some of the ship's ladders.
94% 432 votes
6415 Black Horse Pike (Routes 40 / 322), Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234 MoreLess Info
With 20-acres of rides and games, Storybook Land serves as a family-friendly amusement park. The theme park allows visitors to walk through favorite stories and nursery rhymes with emphasis on combining fun and education through entertainment, programs, events, and rides.
45% 20 votes
1855 Cates Rd, Mays Landing, NJ 08330 MoreLess Info
The Mays Landing Golf & Country Club contains a very affordable 18-hole golf course that is par 71. In addition to the full course, the site also has a short course and a family course for those wishing to play quickly or with children.
Presenting a collection of over forty exhibits, the Wings Of Freedom Museum celebrates the history of Pennsylvania aviation. The museum displays an array of artifacts including vintage flight helmets, flight gear, air missiles and service medals.
Van Alst Playground has numerous amenities including several basketball courts, two jungle gyms, swings, sitting areas with benches and game tables, and a flagpole flying numerous flags. The area is draped with London plane trees.
71% 7 votes
6622 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234 MoreLess Info
King Pin Recreation is a bowling and entertainment center that has 40 lanes and a full service pro shop. The bowling center also features an arcade with over 30 games, billiards tables, and full service grill and bar.
93% 54 votes
Flushing Meadows Corona Park, 12402 Roosevelt Avenue, Flushing, NY 11368 MoreLess Info
Part of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Arthur Ashe Stadium is a tennis stadium named for former player Arthur Ashe. It is used for US Open tennis and provides nearly 23,000 seats along with luxury suites.
Home to wide hitting cages and on site-batting coaches, Prime Time Baseball Complex offers the sports enthusiast time up to bat. The center's cages can be rented by the half hour and the complex also offers Zumba classes.