The City of Staten Island, NY
Staten Island is a small town in the state of New York. The largest nearby city to Staten Island is New York, approximately 10 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Staten Island, including Casa Milla, Mcdonald's Family Restaurant, China New Star Restaurant, International House of Pancakes and Deninos Pizzeria Tavern. For a larger selection of Staten Island restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Staten Island Zoos, Museums, Botanical Gardens and/or Golf Courses, including the Noble Maritime Collection, Staten Island Zoo, Staten Island Botanical Garden, Staten Island Children's Museum and Bayonne Community Museum. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Staten Island please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 7 airports are located in or near Staten Island:
- Belmar Monmouth Executive Airport (BLM)
- Caldwell Essex County Airport (CDM)
- Morristown Municipal Airport (MMU)
- New York Kennedy Airport (JFK)
- New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA)
- Newark Liberty Intl. Airport (EWR)
- Teterboro Airport (TEB)
Staten Island, New York Attractions
1American Museum of Natural History - , Manhattan,
The American Museum of Natural History, that can be found on the Upper West Side of Manhattan in New York City, is one of the largest and most celebrated museums in the world. Located in park-like grounds across the street from Central Park, the Museum comprises 25 interconnected buildings that house 46 permanent exhibition halls, research laboratories, and its renowned library.
2Anchor Golf Land - , Whippany,
The Anchor Golf Land is an 18 hole public golf course in Morris County New Jersey. Built in 1964, this Whippany course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 973-887-0898. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 21 Route 10 E, Whippany, NJ 7981
3Asbury Park - , Asbury Park,
Asbury Park is a city in Monmouth County, New Jersey, on the Jersey Shore and part of the New York City Metropolitan Area. As of the 2000 United States Census, the city population was 16,930. Asbury Park was originally incorporated as a borough by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on March 26, 1874, from portions of Ocean Township. The borough was reincorporated on February 28, 1893. Asbury Park was incorporated as a city, its current type of government, as of March 25, 1897.
4Ash Brook Golf Course - , Scotch Plains,
The Ash Brook Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Union County New Jersey. Built in 1951, this Scotch Plains course designed by Alfred H. Tull is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 908-756-0414. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 1210 Raritan Rd, Scotch Plains, NJ 7076
5Asia Society - , Manhattan,
The Asia Society is a non-profit organization that focuses on educating the world about Asia. It has several centers in the US and around the world Hong Kong, Manila, Mumbai, Seoul, Shanghai, and Melbourne. All of these centers are overseen by the Society’s headquarters in New York, which includes a museum that exhibits the Rockefeller collection of Asian art and rotating exhibits with pieces from many Asian countries including China, Japan, India, and Korea.
6Atlantic Beach - Atlantic Beach,
Atlantic Beach is an affluent village off the South Shore of Long Island in Town of Hempstead, Nassau County, New York and is located on one of the Outer barrier islands which it shares with Long Beach, East Atlantic Beach, Atlantic Beach Estates, Lido Beach and Point Lookout.
7Aviation Hall of Fame and Museum of New Jersey - , Teterboro,
The Aviation Hall Of Fame & Museum of New Jersey was founded in 1972 and preserves New Jersey's aviation and space heritage. The museum displays historic aircraft, space equipment, artifacts, photographs, art and a model collection, many of which were donations from private sources. It is the first facility of its kind developed on a state level. Its library has more than 4,000 volumes and hundreds of aviation video tapes.
8Bartow-Pell Mansion - Bronx,
The Bartow-Pell Mansion is a New York City landmark and museum that is situated in northern portion of Pelham Bay Park in The Bronx, . Originally the Robert and Marie Lorillard Bartow House, the residence and estate date back to 1654. The Lords of the Manor of Pelham once owned the home which was later enlarged, renovated and remodeled in the Federal style. The current house was built between 1836 and 1842. Ownership of the house passed between the Bartow and Pell families until it was finally sold to the City of New York in 1888 by descendants of the Bartow family.
9Bay Park Golf Course - East Rockaway,
The Bay Park Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Nassau County New York. This course is located in the city of East Rockaway, . Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 516-571-7242.
Address: 471 First Ave, East Rockaway, NY 11518
10Bayonne Community Museum - , Bayonne,
Bayonne Trust Company, is located in Bayonne, New Jersey. The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places on August 8, 2006.
Staten Island, New York Hotels
2Crowne Plaza Hotel Staten Island New York City
1415 Richmond Ave
New York City, NY
3Victorian Bed And Breakfast Of Staten Island
92 Taylor Street
Staten Island, NY 10310-1226
5Victory Motor Inn New York City
535 North Gannon Avenue Staten Island
New York City, NY
8Extended Stay America Elizabeth - Newark Airport
45 Glimcher Realty Way
Elizabeth, NJ 07021
9Residence Inn Newark Elizabeth/liberty International Airport
83 Glimcher Realty Way
Elizabeth, NJ 07201
Staten Island, New York Restaurants
This is a list of Staten Island Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Breakfast & Brunch Restaurants, Fast Foods & Carry Out and Sandwich Shops. Happy Dining!
Staten Island Articles
Published March 20, 2012
These affordable family attractions in New York City are perfect for families on a budget
Published January 17, 2012
Each of these top 10 best zoos on the East Coast offer hundreds of species of creatures from around the world in fantastic exhibits for a lifetime of precious memories
Published October 2, 2011
Our recent family trip to New York City with Dag Hammarskjold Park and the United Nations, A child's view of Times Square, and accommodations near both
Published November 9, 2010
Whatever view, cultural icon, museum, city park or city street you visit in New York City, your kids will have taken a tasty and memorable family bite of the Big Apple.
Published November 9, 2010
New York City is a wonderful place to take the kids. One attraction is Central Park, with it's eight hundred plus acres of refined wilderness in the heart of the bustling city.