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Hidden Gem

We visited the Explorium today and I have to say we, myself included, had an awesome time! I was a... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
Kerry1428
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Saint James, New York
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Wonderful visit

We visited the Maritime Explorium this summer for the first time. One adult, two 7-year olds, and... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
JHontheroad_85
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“science”(2 reviews)
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Located overlooking the Port Jefferson Harbor on Long Island, the Maritime Explorium offers hands on exhibits anchored in the historical, scientific and artistic dimensions of our maritime heritage and the unique ecosystem of the Long Island Sound...more
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101 E Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11777-1201
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+1 631-331-3277
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Reviewed 4 September 2018

Nice place to take children 10 and younger. A lot of hands on experience. Children have fun exploring.

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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

We visited the Explorium today and I have to say we, myself included, had an awesome time! I was a little nervous that my 8 (almost 9) year old was going to be too old for the activities based on other reviews. But I have...More

1  Thank Kerry1428
Reviewed 14 August 2018

We visited the Maritime Explorium this summer for the first time. One adult, two 7-year olds, and a 4-year old. The kids all loved it. We were there for 3 hours and they would have easily enjoyed 2 more hours. Highlights were the rowboat filled...More

1  Thank JHontheroad_85
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We spent a little bit of time here while we were waiting for the ferry. There were all kinds of exhibits for the little ones and a whole lot of neat videos and games for the kids to play. If you have small kids, this...More

Thank DannyWasserman
Reviewed 19 March 2018

The Emporium is a fun place for kids. There is much to do, and the staff is very helpful. It's perfect for children aged 3 to 6. It is a small place, however, and it can get crowded quickly. Take your grandkids there for a...More

Thank ebdb627
Reviewed 18 February 2018

Visited the Explorium with our grandchildren, ages 3 and 6. This indoor facility feaures many hands on activities for the children. They learn about science without realizing it. Will go there again.

Thank raymondcH223YJ
Reviewed 7 September 2015

There is something for everyone...what more could a kid want but a boat filled with rice and toys, computer interactions, hands on explorations, etc. All were wonderfully supervised and the staff could not have done enough to make sure that all were engaged. The summer...More

Thank L S
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Our granddaughter loved this place, the two young ladies that interacted with her were exceptional. She did not want to leave.

Thank DKB100
Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

My family and I enjoyed our afternoon here. Nancy was very nice and had some great interaction with the kids. We spent about an hour and a half, most building and taking things apart. There was also a small craft.

1  Thank peggyaue831983
Reviewed 20 May 2015

What better way to enjoy the local Port Jefferson history than the Maritime Explorium right next to the building that built fishing vessels

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JillB659
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Response from Lauren H | Property representative |
Yes! We are a short walk away from the ferry on the Port Jeff side of the Sound. Head East for about 5 minutes, we are just East of Danfords hotel.
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