50 lanes in blissful, black lighted darkness mark the bowling experience at this AMF center. AMF opens up at 9am in…More case the need to bowl strikes early. Xtreme bowling (bowling with music, martinis, chips and the works), leagues and party reservations are available; everybody wins.
Barnes Gallery has been offering custom framing services for about 40 years. Owner…More Gregory Schnoor is happy to help customers choose from thousands of frame samples, which are all neatly displayed on the wall. If you don’t have your own art, the store carries a selection of paintings and prints, and often sets up a gallery wall of work from talented artists. The store also carries traditional frames, antiques and some home décor items.
Cradle of Aviation Museum Charles Lindbergh Blvd, Garden City, NY11530 Historically, Long Island's geographical solitude compared to the city gave it an inherent utility for testing flight.…More Some 240 companies still use the island for manufacturing components related to the aviation industry. The Cradle of Aviation Museum celebrates this history by offering a glimpse into the past, a glimpse forward into space travel as well as a carousel, a Red Planet cafe, Nassau County's only domed IMAX theatre and plenty of activities and programs designed for children and adults to marvel through. Check the museum's Web site for seasonal events and specials.
If you're in the market for some wall art, it’s easy to spend hours searching for…More the right piece in J&A Gallery. The store’s walls are covered in reproduction paintings from well-known artists like Thomas Kinkade and Robert Finale; the floors are covered in neatly arranged stacks of art prints ranging from florals and landscapes to abstract pieces, along with posters featuring cartoon characters, rock stars and other celebrities. If you don’t find what you're looking for, J&A has several books filled with thousands of additional choices. Once you find the piece you want, you can pick one of 5,000 solid wood frames and have it all put together in the store; the options are nearly limitless. The store is located on the second floor of the Roosevelt Field shopping mall near Bloomingdale’s.
The Long Island Children's Museum serves more than 265,000 children and adults annually and is considered Long…More Island's most well-attended museum.
Activities run the gamut for kids and their grown-ups. The museum is currently home to 14 hands-on, interactive exhibit galleries, a 145-seat state-of-the-art theater and three classroom-size learning studios. Indoor and outdoor gallery spaces foster both independent and cooperative exploration and encourages concept development and skills building.
The museum's mission: invite visitors of all ages, backgrounds and abilities to explore freely, discover their passions and appreciate the communities and world we share.
Founded by Peter and John Coco, the Music Academy of Garden City provides a variety of classes on voice and…More instrument instruction including lessons that cover the piano, guitar, bass, voice, percussion instruments, strings, woodwinds and brass--in classical, jazz and contemporary styles. In addition to the experienced and professional staff, the Music Academy's curriculum is founded upon the following seven fundamental lessons: notation reading, technical proficiency, theoretical understanding, ear training, improvisation, composition and historical context. The Academy gives group as well as private lessons.
The Nassau County Firefighters Museum and Education Center is an interactive facility where you can experience…More first-hand the job of a firefighter. Trace the history of firefighting in Nassau County through hands-on exhibits that feature fire apparatus and gear of today and yesterday.
Currently, the museum is working on a 5,000 square-foot expansion, which will double the size of the current museum.
The expansion will be done in three phases; Phase I includes a new area to display historical county apparatus. Several cases will be dedicated to memorabilia as well. And with help from the 71 Nassau County Volunteer Fire Departments, a pictorial exhibit of major fires in Nassau County is on display.
Enjoy interactive galleries like Call 911, Crawl Low in Smoke, Stop-Drop-Roll, Home Escape Planning and much more! Learn how to protect you and your property from a fire.
St. Paul's Stewart Ave & Rockaway Ave, Garden City, NY11530
Built as a memorial to Garden City's founder Alexander T. Stewart by his wife, Cornelia, St. Paul's served the…More community as a boys school for more than 100 years. The Episcopal Diocese closed the school in 1991 and when voters overwhelmingly approved the purchase of the property, the Village of Garden City acquired the 48.6 acres in 1993 for $8.5 million.
The Main Building, a Victorian Gothic style building shaped like an "E," was completed in 1883. Cluett Gym (Hall) was completed in 1899 and contains a gym/auditorium and it once served as the school's theater. Many activities take place in Cluett Hall today. Ellis Hall was completed in 1969; providing additional classrooms, science labs and a library for the school. The Field House was completed in 1963 as one of the largest on Long Island. The Field House is often used by village residents.
The building stands tall on Stewart Avenue; many in town believe its magnificent architecture is what helps define Garden City's character. Village residents and the board have yet to reach consensus on what to use the building for. It is currently designated parkland and therefore requires home rule legislation for any kind of public use.
The village board of trustees is currently exploring demolition of the Main Building and Ellis Hall.
Sunflower Fine Art Galleries, Mirrors and Picture Framing 172 7th St, Garden City, NY11530 Located on Garden City's Seventh Street, Sunflower Fine Art Galleries is filled with mirrors, oil paintings, prints and…More watercolor paintings. The shop offers wide framing options as well as art restoration, artwork for offices, frame repair, art/mirror hanging and delivery services, custom mirrors and more.
The Garden City Historical Society 109 11th St, Garden City, NY11530 Visit the Garden City Historical Society and corresponding museum for a look back into the founding of Garden City. The…More society exists primarily as a result of donations and volunteer work. The museum contains period furniture from the 1870's, and also has a consignment shop in the rear. Check out the Garden City Historical Society Web site for further information.