Lasdon Park & Arboretum
Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
This 234-acre public park has extensive formal gardens, an arboretum with a number of tree collections and a number of walking trails including a stunning veteran’s memorial trail. Highlights include a Chinese Friendship Garden and the dinosaur garden with life-size statues (sometimes closed due to weather, call ahead to confirm. Use your smart phone to follow Lexi the T-Rexi through your experience.
Find artifacts and displays in a small Veterans Museum with a gorgeous granite courtyard and a majestic bronze ”Tribute Eagle.”
The Shop is open for limited purchases Thursdays through Sundays. Muscoot Farm is nearby to see animals.
Westchester Children’s Museum educators along with guest educators from Steffi Nossen School of Dance, Origami4Cause and local artist Dara Kane lead weekly fun, STEAM-based family workshop. Each week features a new topic (and suggested age range) for children and their caregivers. Individual supply kits provided.
Spots sell out quickly. Private group workshops also available.More info