Attractions | Sound Shore Moms of Westchester

 

Westchester is full of amazing parks, museums, libraries + nature centers. Looking for something enriching to do with the whole family for an hour, an afternoon or even a full day?  Here are some of our favorite spots in the Sound Shore! 

10 North Water Street, Norwalk
Contact: 203-852-0700

We have 75 live exhibits featuring nearly 7,000 animals of 363 species. Your Long Island Sound journey begins along a freshwater river and the shallow waters of the salt marsh, then moves into deeper and deeper habitats out to the open ocean.

Our hours change seasonally, see below:

  • Summer hours 10 AM -6 PM July 1 through Labor Day, September 5, 2022
  • Regular hours 10 AM -5 PM starting September 6, 2022 until June 30, 2023 (assuming we keep the same as this year                                                                                                                                                                                                                
  • Find Your Wonder Today!  Discover the fascinating marine life just off Connecticut’s shores in this dynamic aquarium featuring sharks, seals, sea turtles, jellies, and hundreds of other species native to Long Island Sound and its watershed. Enjoy hands-on touch tanks, sensory thrills in the 4D theater, and public cruises out on the Sound. The mission of The Maritime Aquarium is to inspire people of all ages to appreciate and protect the Long Island Sound and the global environment through living exhibits, marine science, and environmental education.

 

 

AMUSEMENT PARKS/CENTERS


 

 

Playland Park

1 Playland Pkwy

Rye, NY

(914) 813-7010

 
 

 

Sportime USA

380 N Saw Mill River Rd.

Elmsford, NY 

(914) 592-2111

 

PUBLIC LIBRARIES


 

 

Harrison Public Library

2 Bruce Avenue

Harrison, NY

(914) 835-0324

 
 

 

Larchmont Public Library

121 Larchmont Ave

Larchmont, NY

(914) 834-2281

 
 

 

West Harrison Library

2 Madison St.

West Harrison, NY

(914) 948-2092

 
 

 

Mamaroneck Public Library

136 Prospect Ave

Mamaroneck, NY

(914) 698-1250

 
 

 

Purchase Free Library

3093 Purchase St.

Purchase, NY

(914) 948-0550

 
 

 

New Rochelle Public Library

1 Library Plaza

New Rochelle, NY

914) 632-7878

 
 

 

MUSEUMS + NATURE CENTERS


 

 

Neuberger Museum of Art

735 Anderson Hill Rd.

Purchase, NY

(914) 251-6100

 
 

 

Greenburgh Nature Center

99 Dromore Rd.

Scarsdale, NY

(914) 723-3470

Westchester Children’s Museum

100 Playland Pkwy

Rye, NY

(914) 421-5050

 
 

 

Rye Nature Center

873 Boston Post Rd.

Rye, NY

(914) 967-5150

 
 
 
 
 

 

Sheldrake Environmental Center

685 Weaver St.

Larchmont, NY

(914) 834-1443

 
 

 

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