Ship Signals - Long Island Children's Museum
Price: $11 for adults and children over 1; $10 seniors; children under 1 free
11 Davis Avenue - 516-224-5800
Garden City, NY
Description: When Christopher Columbus sighted land in the year 1492, he signaled other ships by firing a cannon into the air. Families can celebrate Columbus Day, when discover common signals that are used today and create a flag signal collage that has special meanings for sailors.