Want to do something different this weekend? Why not take in some culture? Because Long Island has such a rich history there are many different types of Museums. So, when a museum is named Best Museum on Long Island, that’s a pretty big deal, so on with the winners. We bring you this years winners for Best Museum on Long Island.
Long Islanders Voted Long Island Children’s Museum Best Museum of Long Island!
1 Long Island Children’s Museum
11 Davis Ave., Garden City. 516-224-5800. www.licm.com
You really don’t have to be a kid to get a kick out of the Long Island Children’s Museum. Although you’d get a lot less stares if you were there with your children and not just toying with their interactive exhibits for fun. The museum really makes an art of turning lesson plans into events that gets the little ones genuinely excited. And its location in Nassau County’s museum row offers endless educational opportunities for all ages.
2 Long Island Aquarium and Exhibition Center
431 E. Main St., Riverhead. 631-208-9200. www.longislandaquarium.com
3 Cradle of Aviation Museum
1 Davis Ave., Garden City,. 516-572-4111. www.cradleofaviation.org