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Long Island Children's Museum

11 Davis Ave
Garden City   |  
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LICM is home to 14 hands-on, interactive exhibit galleries, a 145-seat state-of-the-art theater and three classroom-size learning studios. Indoor and outdoor gallery...  MORE »

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Cold Spring Harbor Whaling Museum

301 Main Street
Cold Spring Harbor   |  
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Spend a day in our charming, quaint seaside village which dates back to the 1600s....  MORE »

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Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center

134 Cove Road
Oyster Bay   |  
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The Mission of the Theodore Roosevelt Sanctuary & Audubon Center is to connect people with nature while promoting a sense of environmental...  MORE »

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African American Museum

110 North Franklin Street
Hempstead   |  
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Center for Science Teaching and Learning

1450 Tanglewood Rd.
Rockville Centre   |  
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Where natural curiosity is inspired. Situated on beautiful Tanglewood Preserve on Long Island, NY. As a science education organization, CSTL is dedicated...  MORE »

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CHAMPKIDS

475 Northern Blvd. Suite 38
Great Neck   |  
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Champkids allows children and teens to develop their inner champion through coloring and drawing competitions. While athletic kids get the benefits of...  MORE »

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Cradle of Aviation Museum

Charles Lindbergh Blvd.
Garden City   |  
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Preserving Long Island's rich aerospace history, inspiring future generations through science and technology. Over 75 air and spacecraft and giant screen full-dome...  MORE »

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Fire Island Light House

4640 Captree Island
Captree   |  
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The Fire Island Lighthouse is located at the western end of the Fire Island National Seashore, just east of Robert Moses State...  MORE »

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Firefighters Museum

1 Davis Ave
Garden City   |  
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The Nassau County Firefighters Museum and Education Center provides a unique setting for the preservation and interpretation of our local volunteer fire...  MORE »

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Franklin Square Historical Society

P.O. Box 45
Franklin Square   |  
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The Franklin Square Historical Society was founded in 1976 as an invaluable community resource by its current president Paul van Wie, Ph.D....  MORE »

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Garvies Point Museum

50 Barry Drive
Glen Cove   |  
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The Museum is a center for research on Long Island geology and a valued resource in the study of the Island's Native...  MORE »

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Grist Mill Museum

Wood & Atlantic Ave Memorial Park
East Rockaway   |  
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300 year old building once a Grist Mill now a museum. Artifacts from the Indians in 1900's all from East Rockaway. 1890...  MORE »

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Hofstra University Museum

Hofstra University
Hempstead   |  
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We offer a variety of events, camps and festivals....  MORE »

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Jefferson Market Garden

14 Greenwich Avenue

Chairman: George Paulos Secretary: Laurie Moody Vice Chairman: Allen J. Pilikian...  MORE »

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Museum Mile Festival

Fifth Avenue, 82nd - 105th street
New York   |  
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Begun as an initiative to spur the development of new museum audiences and to increase support for the arts during the fiscal...  MORE »

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Museum of Chinese in America MOCA

215 Centre Street
New York   |  
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Founded in 1980, the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) is dedicated to preserving and presenting the history, heritage, culture and diverse...  MORE »

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Nassau County Museum of Art

1 Museum Dr
Roslyn Harbor   |  
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Nassau County Museum of Art is located about 25 miles east of New York City in Roslyn Harbor, Long Island on the...  MORE »

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New York Hall of Science

47-01 111th St
Corona   |  
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The New York Hall of Science is a science museum located in Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in the New York City borough of...  MORE »

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Old Bethpage Village Restoration

1303 Round Swamp Road
Old Bethpage   |  
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OLD BETHPAGE VILLAGE RESTORATION provides visitors with a unique and wonderful opportunity to step back in time and experience life in a...  MORE »

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Old Westbury Gardens

71 Old Westbury Road
Old Westbury   |  
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Westbury Gardens welcomes visitors of all ages for guided tours of Westbury House and Gardens, in-depth tours of the formal gardens, school...  MORE »

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Pagan-Fletcher Restoration

143 Hendrickson Ave.
Valley Stream   |  
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Valley Stream Historical Society...  MORE »

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Planting Fields Foundation

1395 Planting Fields Road
Oyster Bay   |  
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Explore 409-acres featuring a historic house museum, spectacular greenhouses, formal gardens, rare trees, hiking trails, and much more. Beautiful in every season!...  MORE »

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Railroad Museum of Long Island

416 Griffing Avenue
Riverhead   |  
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Created in 1990, our Mission continues to this day: “Dedicated to the restoration, preservation and interpretation of the history and artifacts...  MORE »

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Rock Hall Museum

199 Broadway
Lawrence   |  
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The museum offers a guided tour program, programs of historic interest, special lectures and an educational presentation for students....  MORE »

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Science Museum of Long Island

1526 North Plandome Road
Manhasset   |  
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The Science Museum offers enrichment workshops for children on weekdays and during school vacations. We invite teachers and community leaders to learn...  MORE »

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Seaford Historical Society

3890 Waverly Avenue
Seaford   |  
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The building that currently houses the Seaford Historical Society originally served as a school when it was built in 1893. It has...  MORE »

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Tackapausha Museum and Preserve

Seaford, Washington Avenue between Merrick Road and Sunrise Highway
Seaford   |  
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In the middle of densely populated Seaford on the South Shore, is an historic and beautiful 84-acre sanctuary of oak forests, ponds...  MORE »

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The Long Island Museum

1200 Route 25A

Enjoy $1 admission every Thursday through Labor Day....  MORE »

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