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Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery & Aquarium

#1 of 5 things to do in Cold Spring Harbor Features Animals
1660 New York 25A, Cold Spring Harbor, Huntington, NY 11724
+1 516-692-6768
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Great place to take kiddies.

It is outdoors mostly with large trout tanks. Bring lots of change to by fish food from the... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Molly S
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Huntington, New York
Not worth the admission

This is a very small place with little to do. We were done in a 1/2 hour and that's going to each... read more

Reviewed 27 April 2017
Lisa L
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  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
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“trout” (20 reviews)
“fish food” (8 reviews)
“go fishing” (3 reviews)
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1660 New York 25A, Cold Spring Harbor, Huntington, NY 11724
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+1 516-692-6768
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

It is outdoors mostly with large trout tanks. Bring lots of change to by fish food from the gum-ball machines.

Thank Molly S
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is a very small place with little to do. We were done in a 1/2 hour and that's going to each exhibit twice. There was a playroom for kids that was dingy. Overall nothing special. I do however want to say the staff was...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This is a real fish hatchery staffed by professionals that really care about conservation. Go there to learn and you will be pleased. If you just want entertainment, go to Seaworld.

1  Thank mattyturbo
Reviewed 14 March 2017

It was a cold day when we decided to visit the fish hatchery but we still had a great time. My daughter (7) is fascinated with wildlife so there was plenty to keep her entertained. There are plenty of ponds with trout in them and...More

Thank Nadia I
Reviewed 14 March 2017

good on spring days lots of pools to see the life cycle of different trout species. Note- 65 years ago on an Easter sunday visit to the hatchery I fell in to one of the holding tanks. 8years old ,very wet in new clothes,unharmed but...More

1  Thank byurat43
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is an excellent place to take kids. The location is spectacular, situated between Cold Spring Harbor and a beautiful pond. A great activity.

Thank mafischl
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We were looking for something different to do with a couple of 7 to 9 year old boys. Then one of the parents suggested the Cold Spring Harbor Fish Hatchery. We spent about 90 minutes there and the boys got to see some of their...More

1  Thank Dan D
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

My sister and I brought my two sons to the Hatchery during Mid-Winter Recess for a snow making activity. The event space was very small and crowded. Luckily, my sons really weren't interested in the event and were more than happy to walk around the...More

1  Thank Alore85
Reviewed 17 February 2017

great place for , field trips , kids love it, very imformative, lots of hands on experiences. Please enjoy

Thank Rxing
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We had a good time feeding the fish, learning about differnet kinds of fish and where they live and survive

Thank boofjp
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Catherine G
8 August 2015|
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Response from Marvin G |
The activities center including the souvenir shop is air conditioned. Also, the indoor area where fish species are kept is air conditioned.
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