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Making Memories: Family-Friendly Getaways in New York

Making Memories: Family-Friendly Getaways in New York

New York City may get all the attention, but there is plenty to explore outside of the city. Travel north to Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow, and you will find a wonderful world of American history, culture, and wilderness. It’s the perfect getaway destination for getting out of the city and spending quality time together. The perfect family getaway in NY awaits you with these memorable attractions just a short drive away. 

Sky Zone Trampoline Park

Burn some energy at the Sky Zone Trampoline Park, about a ten-minute drive from the Sleepy Hollow Hotel. Children of all ages will find an activity that is perfect for them. Join a game of ultimate dodgeball and experience this thrilling activity like never before. Fly through the air as you and your teammates jump and dodge on the trampolines as you try to eliminate the other team. Or they can take the fun to new heights by flying through the air on the trapeze, swing, or zip line.

The skyjoust is perfect for those who enjoy head-to-head combat. In this gladiator-style activity, competitors stand on pedestals over a giant foam pit and try to knock each other off. The Skyslam combines basketball and trampolines as you fly through the air to make a basket. The ninja warrior course is the ultimate agility test with a series of obstacles. Finally, there is the freestyle jump area with a wall-to-wall trampoline. Jump and flip as you reach new heights. 

Legoland Discovery Center in Westchester

When staying at the Sleepy Hollow Hotel NY, you are less than ten miles and a ten-minute drive from the Legoland Discovery Center in Westchester. Children and those who are young at heart will enjoy spending the day immersed in this world of Legos. Test your skills with the NINJAGO reaction test. Make your way through the NINJAGO laser maze. Then, take on the earthquake tables and find out if you have what it takes to survive an earthquake.  

Head over to the 4D cinema and take a supercharged journey through a series of action-packed adventures. Step aboard one of the chariots in the Kingdom Quest and try your hand at this interactive ride. Zap the trolls and save the princess. 

Donald M Kendall Sculpture Gardens

Drive ten miles for about 15 minutes, and you will find yourself at the PepsiCo Donald M Kendall Sculpture Gardens. The gardens are named after Donald M Kendall, the former chairman of the board and CEO. He is the man behind these beautiful, sprawling gardens. There are 46 sculptures located throughout the gardens. Guests will follow the Golden Path that weaves its way throughout the garden like a ribbon. The gardens are open on weekends from March 31st through November 17th during the hours of 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Plan Your Family Getaway in New York

With so many fun attractions within a short driving distance, there is plenty of opportunity for a memorable family getaway in New York. Trampoline and Legoland thrills are sure to delight children of all ages. While the Philipsburg Manor and Sculpture Garden will bring culture to your quality family time. 

Staying at the Sleep Hollow Hotel NY will make visiting all of these attractions easy. Its central location is perfect for creating lasting memories. 

Book your stay at the Sleepy Hollow Hotel and plan your next family getaway.