Queens
Helping Parents Make Better Decisions

Guide to Family Activities in Queens



Check out our comprehensive guide to family activities in Queens, where you'll find a list of museums, community centers, family-friendly restaurants, and much more, all in your area.


BRONX ZOO
2300 Southern Blvd, Bronx
(718) 220-5132
Email reserve.bronxzoo.com@wcs.org

Opportunities abound for animal lovers at the Bronx Zoo this summer. The Zoo's "Pablo Python Looks at Animals" summer camp is back, with expanded hours, for your littlest naturalists. In jam-packed, one-week sessions, children ages 5-7 meet animals in the classroom and explore the Zoo's world-class exhibits. Meanwhile, campers ages 8-12 spend a week immersed in wildlife at Animal Kingdom camp, with visits from touchable animals, and adventures to Tiger Mountain and Madagascar! And teens 13-17 delve into the workings of the Zoo in the three-week Summer Internship: Animal Care program.




CENTRAL QUEENS YMCA
67-09 108th St, Forest Hills
(718) 268-5011; Joanne Someck x 131

Exercise your options! Choose from a variety of activities like infant/toddler playgym, rock climbing, dance, and gymnastics. Party packages available! THE Camp for Queens; options for all ages! Infants/toddlers love our Tiny Tumblers program and Pamper Paddlers swimming classes. It's always warm in our indoor pool, which is available for laps, instructional swimming or teams. Children discover new skills in our sports and martial arts classes or through soccer and basketball leagues. Adults achieve their goals through personal training, group classes, shooting hoops, or on our cardio/strength machines.



INTREPID SEA, AIR & SPACE MUSEUM (THE)
Pier 86, W 46th St and 12th Ave, New York
(877) 957-SHIP
Email groupsales@intrepidmuseum.org

The Intrepid Museum is a unique journey through spectacular interactive exhibits and virtual, multi-sensory technology. Located at Pier 86, the complex boasts 30 restored aircraft, former USS Growler submarine and British Airways Concorde. The Intrepid Museum is a dynamic adventure for visitors of all ages and offers group packages, member benefits, birthday parties, special event packages, educational programs and more. Intrepid is easy to get to by mass transit, car or water taxi. The museum is open daily through September and Tues-Sun from October - March.



LONG ISLAND LASER BOUNCE
2710 Hempstead Tpke, Levittown
(516) 342-1330

Long Island's Newest Family Fun Center. Come bounce, climb, hide, and explore in our giant private bounce & soft play area. Our inflatable bouncers are the perfect way to combine fun and a healthy activity. Mommy & Me! Open Monday-Friday 10am-12 noon, except holidays. We have supervised playtime on soft play bouncers. Includes coffee for mom & dad, juice & snack for the children. Open Bounce time also available.



VITAL CHILDREN'S THEATRE
2162 Broadway, 4th fl, New York
(212) 579-0528

Angelina Ballerina The Musical returns to NYC at the Dicapo Opera Theatre! Angelina and her friends are all aflutter because a special guest is coming to visit Camembert Academy! They will perform all types of dance, including hip-hop, modern dance, the Irish jig, and of course, ballet, and they are excited to show off their skills to their famous visitor. Angelina is the most excited of all, but will she get the starring moment she hopes for? For tickets and information visit www.angelinathemusical.com or call (212) 579-0528.



YANKEE STADIUM TOURS
161st Street & River Avenue, Bronx
718-579-4531
Email tours@yankees.com

Yankee Stadium Tours, Presented by MasterCard: Tour Yankee Stadium in 2011, home of the legendary New York Yankees. The tour includes visits to the New York Yankees Museum, presented by Bank of America, Monument Park, the dugout and the clubhouse and batting cage area (when available). Or, have a Party City Birthday Bash for that special someone in your life! Please call for further information. 

Ask the checked businesses to contact you

Code: 317

More Articles:

School, Camp, & After-School Class Open Houses in Queens This Month

Walk the halls and meet school, camp, and after-school faculty at open house in Queens. Find your open house event online.


Latest News:

Things to Do with Kids on Long Island this Weekend

Enjoy these fun weekend activities with your kids on Long Island. Start planning your weekend now.


Family Activities:

IN PERSON Gift in The Wound

Flux Factory Jan. 29, 2021 - Feb. 07, 2021

The Gift In The Wound highlights the work of artists who have confronted their fears, trauma...



Have a Laugh:

Best Memes of the Week for Parents

Here are the funniest parenting memes from Instagram, Facebook, and Reddit this week.