Five minute drive North on Central Ave., free parking
Free access to 33-acre beautiful woodland grounds for walking/picnicking
Visit website for discounted admission pass to manor house and live animal museum
51 Seely Pl, Scarsdale, NY 10583
Playground at a school, open to the public. About 6 minutes’ drive from St. Vlad’s.
79 Leewood Dr, Eastchester, NY 10709
Playground especially good for small children. There’s a parking lot beside the park. 6 min to drive from St. Vlad’s.
Directions on GPS:
1 Playland Parkway, Rye, NY 10580
This is an amusement park with concerts and other facilities.
Beautiful place for a picnic in the fall or summer. Big lawn, picnic tables. There are bathrooms and the kids can splash in the water at the bottom of the dam.
Parking fees: $5 with Park Pass, $10 without Park Pass — Fri., Sat., & Sun., May through September only;
County park pass is not required for admission.
1609 Old Orchard Street, North White Plains, NY 10604
Close to Kensico Dam. 20-25 minutes from St. Vlad’s going north on Bronx River Pkwy. It takes about 30-45 minutes for adults to walk around the lake. With kids it’s obviously longer.
You can print a map
Bikes not allowed.
Free admission on Wednesdays and Saturday morning beteen 9-10 AM. The free admission doesn’t include the green houses and a few different areas within the park.
Take the train from Crestwood to “Botanical Gardens” and the park is right across the street from the train station.