- TripBuzz found 95 things to do with kids in or near Long Island, New York, including 95 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Deer Park, Port Jefferson, East Meadow and Hicksville.
- From Caleb Smith State Park to AMF Smithtown Lanes, the Long Island area offers 112 different types of family activities, including: Parks, Theaters, Movie Theaters and History Museums.
- Located on the Atlantic Ocean, Long Island is a waterfront community and part of Greater Metropolitan New York. The island is home to both JFK and LaGuardia Airports. And allthough diverse, the city is home to a large population of Jews. Stony Brook, Brooklyn and Queens Colleges are all located in this city along with an array of cultural sites, public parks and even professional sports teams.
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136 West Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11777 MoreLess Info
At Captain Fish Port Jefferson, visitors can go on a fishing trip led by a blue fish tournament winning captain. Depending on the season, visitors can catch bass, fluke, porgy, blue fish, and black fish.
As a remnant of the 19th century, Old Field Pt Lighthouse is a granite building in use by the Coast Guard. The lighthouse isn't open to tours, but can be viewed from the outside during certain open grounds events.
Guided individual tours of the Mather House Museum are held during opening hours which covers period furniture and paintings, vintage tools, model ships, and antique toys and dolls. The building is also the headquarters of the Historical Society of Greater Port Jefferson.
Osprey Fishing operates multiple fishing boats of various sizes, specializing in guided fishing trips at sea. They offer daily 'walk-up' trips to fishermen as well as reserving boats for private chartered trips in season.
A charter fishing company with a family focus, Celtic Quest Fishing offers educational fishing trips aimed at developing kids' fishing skills. The company provides rods, reels, bait, and all other necessary equipment, and even fillets the day's catch for visitors.
Maritime Explorium is a hands-on, immersive educational center specializing in maritime activities. The explorium offers activities for all ages and touch on aspects including sensory, kinesthetic, logical, spatial, artistic, linguistic and emotional intelligences.
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101 E Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11777 MoreLess Info
With views of the harbor, Port Jefferson Village Center is facility that hosts social, recreational, and educational events for the community. Several programs that visitors can enroll in are art, yoga, creative writing, and baking classes.
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W Hills Oakwood Road, Huntington Station, NY 11746 MoreLess Info
The Froehlich Farm Nature Preserve is a natural preserve that sits on 310-acres of land and spans a total length of 1.4-miles. The site supports activities such as wildlife viewing, hiking and jogging.