- 5.5 mile(s) from Bronx Zoo, 5.5 mile(s) from Bronx Zoo, is a zoo located within Bronx Park in the Bronx, a borough of New York City. It is the largest metropolitan zoo in the United States and among the largest in the world. On average, the zoo has 2.15 million visitors each year, and it comprises 265 acres (107 ha) of park lands and naturalistic habitats, through which the Bronx River flows. The Bronx Zoo is world-renowned for its large and diverse animal collection, and its award-winning exhibitions.
- 6.5 mile(s) from New York Botanical Garden, 6.5 mile(s) from New York Botanical Garden, is a botanical garden and National Historic Landmark located in the Bronx, New York City. The 250-acre site's verdant landscape supports over one million living plants in extensive collections. Each year over one million visitors visit the garden's remarkable diversity of tropical, temperate, and desert flora, as well as programming that ranges from exhibitions in the Haupt Conservatory to festivals on Daffodil Hill.
- 12 mile(s) from Chelsea Piers, 12 mile(s) from Chelsea Piers, located on three historic Hudson River piers, Chelsea Piers is a 28-acre sports village with enough excitement for the whole family. Take some swings at the Golf Club, Manhattan’s only year-round outdoor driving range. Keep cool even during the hottest months at one of Sky Rink’s two indoor ice rinks. The Field House provides fun for all ages with a 24,000-square-foot gymnastics center, four batting cages, and two indoor turf fields.