Sightseeing in Toms River

Living-History Experience for Two or Four or a Family Membership at Tuckerton Seaport (50% Off)

Tuckerton Seaport

Tuckerton

$16 $8

Attraction with people, exhibits, and activities that bring the area's maritime heritage to life; 40 acres with a boardwalk and nature trail

Admission for Four or Family Membership at Roebling Museum (Up to 60% Off)

Roebling Museum

Roebling

$30 $12

Marvel at preserved industrial artifacts such as photographs, wire ropes, and machine parts, as well as everyday life in the company town

Cruise for Two with Brunch, Dinner Buffet, Lunch, or 4-Course Dinner from Cornucopia Cruise Line (Up to 46% Off)

Cornucopia Cruise Line

Perth Amboy

$79.90 $49

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Guests dine on brunch, lunch, or dinner dishes and dance on cruise ships, making each event a special affair

North Pole Express Train Ride for 2 Adults or 1 Adult and 1 Child at New Hope & Ivyland Railroad (Up to 43% Off)

New Hope & Ivyland Railroad

New Hope

$85.90 $49

Guests visit Santa on Xmas-themed train ride aboard old-timey steam engine, complete with ornate interiors and beautiful countryside views

Haunted Attraction Admission for Two, Four, or Two with the Coffin Experience at Haunted Tales (Up to 53% Off)

Haunted Tales

Atlantic City

$15 $8

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Ghost stories come to life in the theater and the coffin ride recreates the experience of being buried alive

Admission for Four or Six to Absecon Lighthouse (Up to 48% Off)

Absecon Lighthouse

Atlantic City

$28 $15

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Renovated lighthouse and museum features lens dating back to 1857 and sweeping views of Atlantic City skyline

Winery Tour, Wine Tasting, and Restaurant Fare for Two or Four at Renault Winery Resort & Golf (Up to 56% Off)

Renault Winery Resort & Golf

Galloway

$48 $24

Explore the vineyards & barrel rooms before tasting five estate wines; dine on Italian food, steaks, seafood & more at Joseph’s Restaurant

Two- or Three-Night Campsite with Firewood and Ice at Delaware River Family Campground (Up to 53% Off)

Delaware River Family Campground

Delaware

$122 $59

Clean, comfortable campsites on the Delaware River, river trips, heated swimming pool, basketball, and sand volleyball

Admission, Tai Chi or Meditation Classes, or Membership at Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art (Up to 50% Off)

Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art

Lighthouse Hill

$24 $12

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The museum's permanent collection focuses on rare and sacred pieces from Tibet and nations influenced by Tibetan Buddhism

Private Helicopter Lesson for One or Two from Core Helicopters (Up to 45% Off)

Core Helicopters

Linden Airport

$220 $125

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FAA-certified instructor teaches students how to fly a helicopter during a private lesson

Battleship New Jersey Visit for Two or Four (51% Off)

Battleship New Jersey

Delaware River

$37 $18

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Visit a nearly 900 ft. long, 45,000-ton battleship that survived three wars

$32 for a Visit for Two to Adventure Aquarium ($51.90 Value)

Adventure Aquarium

Camden Waterfront

$51.90 $32

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Sea turtles, hippos, a hammerhead shark, a Giant Pacific octopus, and more than 8,000 other animals pass within inches of visitors

Discover New York City’s Free Wild Food on a Foraging Journey with a Locavore Author

Urban Foraging Tour

New York

$20 $20

Locavore author Leda Meredith shows groups how to find and harvest safe-to-eat plants such as black raspberries and sassafras

Best of Brooklyn Walking Tour for Two or Four from Brooklyn Unplugged Tours (Up to 52% Off)

Brooklyn Unplugged Tours

Williamsburg

$64 $32

2.5-hour tours explore Williamsburg's history, architecture, street art, and district of boutiques and restaurants

Wild-Food and Ecology Tour for Two, Four, or Six from "Wildman" Steve Brill (Up to 63% Off)

"Wildman" Steve Brill

Multiple Locations

$40 $20

Forage for wild mushrooms, salad greens, fruits, berries, and medicinal herbs while learning about the ecology of local parks and open space

Brooklyn Art Tour for One, Two, or Four from West Harlem Art Fund (Up to 69% Off)

West Harlem Art Fund

Brooklyn

$40 $15

Tour guides lead sightseers on a two-hour tour of art galleries, cafes, and boutiques in neighborhoods such as Dumbo and Williamsburg

Brooklyn Walking Art Tour for One, Two, or Four from Walk of Art (Up to 53% Off)

Walk of Art

Corner of Wyckoff St. and Dekalb Avenue

$20 $11

Guides lead patrons through the streets of New York City in search of street art, including murals, stencil work, and sidewalk mosaics

One- or Two-Month Creative-Studio Membership at Freecandy Creative Space (Up to 64% Off)

Freecandy Creative Space

Prospect Heights

$250 $99

Creative professionals become studio members and convene to experiment, collaborate, and network through special events, and coffee

Summer and Fall Day Trips for One or Two from L & M Tours (Up to 55% Off)

L & M Tours

Brooklyn

$69 $32

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Explore the East Coast with daylong bus trips that can include live shows, whale-watching cruises, local festivals, and amusement parks

Wednesday Night Drink & Draw Event for Two or Four at The Living Gallery in Brooklyn (Up to 64% Off)

The Living Gallery

Brooklyn

$40 $15

Sketchers indulge in provided beer, wine & snacks while drawing live models & grooving to DJ music or ever-changing line-up of bands

Visit for Two or Annual Membership for One or Two to the Morbid Anatomy Museum (Up to 55% Off)

Morbid Anatomy Museum

Gowanus

$20 $11

Macabre collection of preserved body parts, taxidermy, and other artifacts celebrates the history of death and grieving in various cultures

Chocolate Tour of Brooklyn for One, Two, or Four from Great New York Tours (Up to 67% Off)

Great New York Tours

Brooklyn

$50 $20

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Two-hour walking tours include 7 tastings from merchants such as Handsome Dan's, Margo Patisseri, and Depanneur

Two or Four Tickets to The City Reliquary Museum ( Up to 55% Off)

The City Reliquary Museum

Williamsburg

$20 $10

Fragments of New York's history are on display at this museum that safeguards that safeguards the city's treasures of past and present

Individual, Dual, or Family Membership with Optional Summer Concerts at Abington Art Center (Up to 46% Off)

Abington Art Center

Jenkintown

$50 $30

Individuals, duos, or families enjoy discounts on art-center classes, workshops, and shop items, as well as advance notice of special events

Guided Tour for Two or Four at Glencairn Museum (Up to 50% Off)

Glencairn Museum

Bryn Athyn

$20 $11

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Medieval-style castle houses religious art dating from ancient Egypt to the 20th century

Perseid Meteor Shower or Explore the Stars Boat Cruise for Two or Four from Mark's Tree Farm (Up to 65% Off)

Mark's Tree Farm

The Cape May Whale Watcher

$300 $109

High-powered laser pointer showcases planets, galaxies, constellations, giant red stars, and nebulae during guided astronomy boat tour

Whale or Dolphin Watching from Cape May Whale Watch & Research Center (Up to 54% Off). Four Options Available.

Cape May Whale Watch & Research Center

Utsch's Marina

$60 $30

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Boats ride up alongside playful dolphins and graceful whales for up-close viewing, and a guide points out marine life and historical sites

Visit to Cape May Lighthouse and World War II Lookout Tower for Two or Four (Up to 54% Off)

Mid-Atlantic Center for the Arts & Humanities MAC

Multiple Locations

$28 $14

Get a sense of East Coast history with a visit to the Cape May Lighthouse which was built in 1859 and the World War II Lookout Tower

Two-Hour Philadelphia Harbor Cruise for Two or Four from “The Ben Franklin Yacht” (Up to 56% Off)

Ben Franklin Yacht

Northern Liberties - Fishtown

$85 $40

Modern, three-deck yacht hosts narrated tours of Philadelphia harbor, departing each Sunday at 1 p.m., from April 6 through October 26

$45 for an Urban Dare Adventure Race for a Two-Person Team (Up to $90 Value)

Urban Dare

O'Shea's Pub

$90 $45

Fast-paced competition challenges teams of two with trivia, photo hunts, and mental and physical challenges

Mansion Entry for Two Adults or Two Adults and Three Kids at Underground Railroad Museum (Up to 45% Off)

Underground Railroad Museum at the Belmont Mansion

Fairmount Park

$14 $8

Explore the historic Belmont Mansion, which was built in 1742 and now serves as a home for the Underground Railroad Museum

Segway Tours from Philadelphia Segway Tours by Wheel Fun Rentals (50%Off)

Philadelphia Segway Tours by Wheel Fun Rentals

Independence Hall Visitor Center

$90 $45

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Philadelphia natives lead tours that pass sites like Liberty Bell and Independence Hall; may exchange for a personalized gift certificate

Haunted House Adventure for Two or Four at Fright Factory (Up to 52% Off)

Fright Factory

Philadelphia

$60 $29

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Travel through an insane asylum, a genetics lab, a mausoleum, and a look at the true nature of fear at one of America’s scariest attractions

Cemetery, Serial Killers, Blood & Beer! Tour for One, Two, or Four from Grim Philly (Up to 37% Off)

Grim Philly

Center City East

$29.99 $19

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Learned historians guide three-hour tour past sites of gangster and serial murders while divulging chilling facts and stories

Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour and Franklin Footstep Tour for One or Two with Philadelphia Trolley Works (Up to 37% Off)

Philadelphia Trolley Works

Grays Ferry

$51 $32

London-styled double-decker busses rove to sites such as the Liberty Bell, the LOVE sculpture, and the Betsy Ross House

Admission for Two or Four Adults to National Liberty Museum (Up to 46% Off)

National Liberty Museum

Center City East

$14 $8

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Museum celebrates American freedom with a collection of glass artworks, paintings, and sculptures

Historical Pedicycle Tour for Four or Up to 15 from Big Red Pedal Tours (Half Off)

Big Red Pedal Tours

Center City East

$100 $50

Riders power a pedicycle through Philadelphia's streets, seeing 10 historic sites, such as Elfreth's Alley, and stopping to visit four

Guided Tour and Magnet Souvenirs for Two or Four at Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens (Up to 55% Off)

Philadelphia's Magic Gardens

Washington Square West

$28 $16

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Colorful tiles stretch across 3,000 sq. ft. work of mosaicked art that includes indoor and outdoor spaces with whimsical accents

Three- or Four-Hour Nightlife Tour with Transport for One, Two, or Four from PMZ Magazine Tours (Up to 51% Off)

PMZ Magazine Tours

Avenue of the Arts South

$50 $29

Stylish guide escorts you and the rest of the entourage to the city's hottest nightlife spots; Cadillac Escalade provides transportation

Philadelphia History Museum Visit for Two or Four Adults (Up to 45% Off)

Philadelphia History Museum

Center City East

$20 $12

Opened in 1941, the museum showcases more than 100,000 artifacts, including George Washington's writing desk and Joe Frazier's boxing gloves

Interactive Walking Tours of Philadelphia from Stray Boots (Up to 69% Off). Four Options Available.

Stray Boots

Online Deal

$24 $8

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Clues, trivia, and riddles lead explorers through vibrant neighborhoods via the Stray Boots iPhone or Android app

Haunted-History Walking Tour for Two or Four with Ghost-Hunting Equipment from Spirit Expeditions (50% Off)

Spirit Expeditions

Washington Square West

$50 $25

A two-hour walking tour covers the creepy history of Philadelphia's most haunted areas; includes ghost-hunting equipment

Visit for Two, Four, or Six to Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA) (Up to 53% Off)

Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

Avenue of the Arts North

$30 $15

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Two buildings showcase artwork from throughout America's history, including a famous portrait of George Washington

90-Minute Walking Ghost Tour for Two or Four from The HauntedDistrict (Up to 59% Off)

The HauntedDistrict

Washington Square West

$79 $35

Tours investigate paranormal side of Philadelphia by visiting historical crime sites and learning about area's beginnings

Two-Hour Architecture Walking Tour for Two, Four, or Six from Philadelphia Center for Architecture (Up to 52% Off)

Philadelphia Center for Architecture

Center City East

$30 $15

Guides relay expertise as up to 25 guests stroll past notable architecture dating back to 1870

Visit for Two or Four to African American Museum in Philadelphia (Half Off)

African American Museum in Philadelphia

Center City East

$56 $28

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Museum dedicated to the preservation of African American heritage through exhibits, cultural programs, and historical artifacts

One-Year Individual or Family Membership to Liberty Hall Museum (Up to 58% Off)

Liberty Hall Museum

Union

$25 $12

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Victorian fashions and antique furniture fill the rooms of this 200-year-old home where George Washington and General Grant once stayed

Two or Four Combo Tickets to Festival of Fears (50% Off)

Festival of Fears

Falls

$40 $20

Haunted festival thrills and scares guests with two attractions, the Village and the Psycho-Path

Wine Tasting for Two or Four at Wagonhouse Winery (50% Off)

Wagonhouse Winery

South Harrison

$34 $17

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Sample all 12 Wagonhouse wines during a tasting that includes souvenir glasses, Cherry Grove Farm cheeses, and truffles from Sweet Mary's

$25 for a Round-Trip Ferry Ride to Sandy Hook Beach from Seastreak ($45 Value)

Seastreak

Multiple Locations

$45 $25

A 40-minute ferry ride takes passengers to Sandy Hook Beach, where they can explore the scenic shoreline, woodlands, and fishing spots

Walking Tour and Boat Ride Sightseeing Tour (Up to 43% Off). Choose from Four Tours.

Walking Tour and Boat Ride Sightseeing Tour

Skyport Marina

$150 $85

Explore notorious Gangster hangouts, Greenwich Village, the Lower-East Side, or Mid-Manhattan

$22 for Timed Ticketing Entry to Blood Manor on October 16, 17, 18, 19, or 22 ($33.50 Value). 39 Options Available

Blood Manor

SoHo

$33.50 $20

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Intense haunted house filled with zombies, strobe lights & bone-chilling props; not recommended for children under 14 without an adult

Round-Trip Bus Ride to Washington, DC or Virginia from New York from BestBus (Up to 57% Off)

BestBus

Times Square

$90 $39

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Buses outfitted with free wi-fi and outlets ferry passengers to and from New York's Times Square; trips take about 4.5 hours each way

$16 for One Boat Tour from New York Water Taxi and Circle Line Downtown (Up to $30 Value)

New York Water Taxi and Circle Line Downtown

Financial District

$30 $16

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Yachts, water taxis, and speedboats tour around Lady Liberty and see the harbor’s inner workings

Hookah Session and Bottles of Beer or Cocktails for Two or Four at ESEX Lounge (Up to 50% Off)

ESEX Lounge

Richmond Hill

$30 $16

Nightclub-esque hookah lounge provides sleek, modern atmosphere as guests puff hookah and sip from a selection of more than 90 drinks

Guided Central Park Walking Tour for One or Tour from Central Park Walking Tours (Up to 59% Off)

Central Park Walking Tours

New York

$55 $25

Multi-lingual guided tours explore the park's history as well as its many paths, castles, ponds, and gardens

Admission for Two or Four to MoMa PS1 (Up to 55% Off)

MoMa PS1

Hunters Point

$20 $10

Museum hosts rotating exhibits by contemporary artists

Two or Four Tickets to NY Skyride Tour in the Empire State Building (Up to 73% Off)

NY Skyride

Empire State Building

$84 $23

Virtual skyline tour on second floor of Empire State building takes guests past dozens of famed landmarks as Kevin Bacon narrates

5.5-Hour Walking Tour of Grand Central Terminal or Downtown from Manhattan Greeterz (Up to 54% Off)

Manhattan Greeterz

Multiple Locations

$40 $20

Tour guides lead guests throughout Grand Central Terminal or downtown New York City, sharing history and city secrets along the way

Downtown Water Tour for One or Two with Optional Hop-on-Hop-Off Bus Tour from Go New York Tours (Up to $41 Off)

Go New York Tours

Pier 36

$19 $14

See the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, and the Brooklyn Bridge from a boat; loop through downtown on a double decker bus

Guided Walking Tours of the Broadway Theater District for Two, Four, or Six from Walkin' Broadway (Up to 52% Off)

Walkin' Broadway

New York

$60 $25

Guided tour with exclusive audio commentary from more than 40 Broadway contributors, including legendary actors, directors, and producers

Two-Hour Bike Tour for One or Two from Brooklyn Bridge Sightseeing (Up to 58% Off)

Brooklyn Bridge Sightseeing

New York

$45 $20

Brooklyn Bridge bike tour reveals glimpses of the Statue of Liberty, Staten Island, and Jersey coastline from high above the East River

$69 for a 2.5-Hour Tour of New York's Garment District from Fashion Update ($175 Value)

Fashion Update

Financial District

$175 $69

Fashion expert with 28 years of experience leads searches for bargains at outlets, show rooms, and sample sales in the Garment District

Ferry Tour and Museum Visit with or without Bus-Tour Package for One or Two from CitySights NY (Up to 24% Off)

CitySights NY

Multiple Locations

$39 $30

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Hop on and off ferry and bus routes past New York's iconic sights; explore the city's history and arts at Museum of the City of New York

$20 for Visit for Two Plus a Guided Tour at Museum of the American Gangster ($40 Value)

Museum of The American Gangster

East Village

$40 $20

Museum profiling mob bosses, bank robbers, and gangsters in old St. Mark's speakeasy

Visit for Two or Four to the Museum of American Finance (Up to 56% Off)

Museum of American Finance

Financial District

$16 $8

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The story of American economics told through collections of historic documents and interactive exhibits

Facts, Fiction, and Fun Tour of Jewish New York for Two, Four, or Six from Big Apple Lansman Tours (60% Off)

Big Apple Lansman Tours

Kips Bay

$98 $39

This Lower East Side walking tour explores historic Jewish tenements, synagogues, and eateries such as Russ & Daughters

Audio Tour of Grand Central Terminal for One, Two, or Four from Orpheo (Up to 44% Off)

Orpheo

New York

$9 $5

Visitors pick up an audio device before following the tour at their own pace as it wends through the station, exposing secrets and history

Superhero Tour of New York for One, Two, or Four from Celebrity Planet (Up to 64% Off)

Great Food Tours

Midtown

$35 $17

Tour the shooting locations of your favorite superhero films as well as historical sites, such as the apartment of the first Superman

Visit for Two Adults and Up to Three Children to New-York Historical Society (Up to 47% Off)

New York Historical Society

Upper West Side

$38 $19.99

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NYC's oldest museum houses 1.6 million works of art, 100,000+ historical documents and objects, and a special Madeline exhibit

Winery Tour with Round-Trip Transportation for 1, 2, 4, or 15 from Black Bear Winery (Up to $1,001 Off)

Black Bear Winery

Multiple Locations

$180 $115

Visit to upstate winery includes tastings of fruit wines, pairings of local Amish cheese, lunch, and round-trip transportation

Admission for Five or One-Year Family Membership to The Skyscraper Museum (Up to 54% Off)

The Skyscraper Museum

New York

$17.50 $8

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Experience the growth of the New York skyline through a series of vertically arranged exhibits that imitate the landscape of a city

Walking Tour for Two or Four from Welcome to Harlem (Up to 64%Off)

Welcome to Harlem

Harlem

$90 $35

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Guides display Harlem's cultural gems, including historic architecture, renowned jazz venues, or locations key to the Harlem Renaissance

$49 for Interactive Limo Bus Tour from The Ride ($74 Value)

The Ride

Times Square

$74 $49

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State-of-the-art motor coach with stadium seating and large windows lets visitors interact with street performers on 4.2-mile Midtown tour

Coach Service from NYC or Long Island for One, Two, or Four from 7Bus (Up to 38% Off)

7Bus

Multiple Locations

$11 $7

Passengers relax in leather seats on bus equipped with free WiFi and personal power outlets during trip from Manhattan to Long Island

Central Park Photography Walking Tour for One, Two, or Four from All New York Fun Tours (Up to 54% Off)

All New York Fun Tours

Midtown

$39.99 $19

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Walking tour teaches useful photography knowledge while tour-goers visit and photograph Central Park sites including The Mall and Bow Bridge

Admission to Wax Attraction, Harbor Cruise, and Empire State Building from CitySights NY (Up to $49 Off)

CitySights NY

CitySights Booth @ Madame Tussauds

$92 $69

Passes for Madame Tussauds wax attraction, Empire State Building, and Midtown harbor cruise

Coach Bus Cultural Tour of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn from Kristin's New York Tours (Up to 45% Off)

Kristin's New York Tours

New York

$90 $59

Visitors board a coach bus that whisks them over the Manhattan Bridge to cultural and historical sites of Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn

Admission for One or Two or Annual Membership for One or a Family at the Jewish Museum (Up to 49% Off)

The Jewish Museum

Upper East Side

$15 $10

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Delve into art and Jewish culture with a 1-day admission or an annual membership, offering discounts, early access to exhibitions, and more

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Insectropolis transports humans to a bug-themed city populated with thousands of creepers and crawlers. Insect enthusiasts enjoy unlimited admission to more than a dozen educational exhibits, which include a crash course in bug basics and interactive games that help museum-goers to develop a newfound appreciation for purported pests. Observe arachnid sewing circles or watch ants forage for food and build tunnels that spell out the answers to tomorrow's crossword puzzle. Bug-touching presentations (12:30 p.m. and 2 p.m. Monday–Friday, and throughout the day on Saturdays) are one of the bugseum’s most popular activities and encourage guests to overcome unfounded fears by touching a live millipede, stroking a scorpion, or caressing a cockroach while expanding insectile awareness. Periodically, Insectropolis also holds a variety of fundraisers and themed events, such as bug hunts and cockroach races (some events may require guests to pay an additional fee to gain entry).

1761 Route 9
Toms River,
NJ
US

If a subject is art-related, chances are you can learn about it at Around the Corner Art Center. With a slate of teachers who specialize in working with specific age groups and art mediums, students can learn how to sketch or sew, hone their brush strokes, and construct mixed-media pieces. With all these disciplines under one roof, there is a class for everyone from children to college art students to adults. The staff's love of art even extends to the birthday parties they host, with artistic themes that may include recreating a famous painting or learning how to draw cartoons, anime, and manga.

179 South St
Freehold,
NJ
US

Conceived as part of sculptor Seward Johnson's impressionistic vision, Rat's Restaurant transports degusting diners into Claude Monet's beloved town of Giverny with cosmopolitan home cooking served overlooking a delicate lily pond. Launch your exploration into head chef Shane Cash's exceptional dinner menu with the petit escargot, featuring lemon verbena, escargot butter, and parsley tortellini ($15). Sophisticated palates can decorate themselves with a delectable selection of entrees, including Scottish halibut, a fresh pan-roasted catch accompanied by cauliflower puree and almond-caper meuniere sauce ($30). Before stepping into the attached Grounds For Sculpture galleries and discovering the secrets of scratch-n-see artwork, enjoy sips from a menu of hand-crafted cocktails and an eclectic wine list.

18 Fairgrounds Rd
Trenton,
NJ
US

Northeast Mountain Guiding's adventures take place everywhere from the lofty peaks of the Himalayas to the canyons of Arizona and the waters of upstate New York. Guided by outdoors experts that are trained by organizations such as the Professional Climbing Guides Institute, students and expedition groups tackle rocky inclines, mountainous trails, and swiftly flowing waters. Whether Northeast Mountain Guiding is organizing an overnight jaunt through the Adirondacks or a daylong introduction to ice climbing, the company ensures that every detail is considered, drawing on the local familiarity that each of its regional offices possesses to prepare for any possibility. In keeping with this meticulous approach, the professionals either provide any necessary gear for the journey or remind adventurers what they should bring, such as sunscreen or a pint-sized sleeping bag for their teddy bear.

80 Crawfords Corner Road
Holmdel,
NJ
US

The New Jersey State Museum & Planetarium grants residents and visitors a lifelong education in science, history, and the arts through its collections, exhibitions, programs, publications, and scholarship. Founded in 1895 and accredited by the American Association of Museums, the complex holds more than 2.6 million artifacts, specimens, and works of art in its collections. These pieces pique viewer curiosity in themed exhibits, exploring art periods, relationships between Native Americans and European settlers, natural history, and other topics.

The Archaeology & Ethnography Collection highlights textiles, beads, and hide works from Delaware Indians and other North American?natives. The Fine Art Collection assembles works by American modernists and abstract artists. Massive Trenton-made furnishings, Civil War?flags, and maritime artifacts are among the fascinating objects in the Cultural History exhibits, and the Natural History Collection houses prehistoric fossils?many from New Jersey?and insect, animal, and geological specimens. The museum is also home to the 150-seat Planetarium, which dazzles eyes with images of the solar system, faraway stars, and astronaut training during shows. Audiences witness traditional sky projections and laser-created programs comprised of 6,000 stars on the ceiling of the full 360-degree dome.

205 W State St
Trenton,
NJ
US

The Old Barracks was constructed in 1758 to house British soldiers during the French and Indian War. Since then, the barracks have seen many turbulent times, including serving as a military hospital during the American Revolution. Now converted into a museum, patrons can walk through the barracks, read about colonial and American history, and view 18th-century artifacts and weapons. 45-minute guided tours are also offered on the hour from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Saturday.

101 Barrack St
Trenton,
NJ
US