- Our list of the best things to do in Madison, Connecticut, features the top 311 nearby activities — including 141 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
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With its own 16' Meade LX200 Schmidt Cassegrain telescope, Frosty Drew Observatory lets visitors view the stars and other astronomical, deep space objects. Among these objects, visitors can see planets, galaxies, nebulas, and more.
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557 Charlestown Beach Road, Charlestown, RI 02813 MoreLess Info
Featuring a wide expanse of pristine sands, Charlestown Town Beach, is the perfect place to enjoy the surf while avoiding the big crowds. Convenient parking just off the beach, clean changing area and showers are just some of the amenities.
At Kayak Centre, visitors can enroll in a variety of programs related to the sport of kayaking. The center hosts gentle kayaks trips for novices through the nearby harbor, and a scenic coastal tour with experienced instructors.
Founded in 1979, the Ohman Frank School of Ballet is an academy that strives to make its students proficient in the art of ballet dancing. The school offers numerous class levels and programs for individuals of all skill levels.
New York Dance Theatre trains promising young dancers and offers aspiring students the opportunity to learn classical ballet in the tradition of George Balanchine. It also opens its doors to all students who wish to learn proper ballet techniques
Starbuck Equestrian is an equestrian center that offers a variety of horseback riding lessons for people of all ages and abilities. The farm has four green turnouts, two sand turnouts, and two outdoor riding rings.
Only one hour from New York City, Stepping Stone Farm has four all-weather riding arenas, heated indoor riding rings, two outdoor riding rings, large stalls, indoor and outside wash stalls, large turnout paddocks and accommodations for horse and rider.
54-A Vanderbilt Motor Parkway, Commack, NY 11725 MoreLess Info
Lazerland of LI is a laser tag facility that also offers dodgeball and is available to be rented out for private birthday parties. The facility offers summer camps for children.