Hands-on | Beyond the Nest (Rochester)

Genesee Country Village & Museum

Genesee Country Village & Museum in Mumford, NY is the largest living history museum in New York State. Transport yourself back to the 19th century mid-May through mid-October, with special events all year long. Over 60 historic buildings making history come alive! Hours vary seasonally; see website for details.
1410 Flint Hill Road PO Box 310
Mumford , NY , 14511
Phone: (585) 538-6822
42° 59' 33.594" N, 77° 52' 48.4284" W

Rochester Museum & Science Center (RMSC)

Immerse yourself in the incredible world of science. Follow your curiosity from the depths of the oceans to the edge of the universe. Push the limits of your imagination to create never-before-seen inventions. All at the Science Museum, Strasenburgh Planetarium and Cumming Nature Center.
657 East Ave
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585.271.4552
43° 9' 8.9028" N, 77° 35' 14.8092" W

Seneca Park Zoo

Plan a visit to Seneca Park Zoo to surround yourself with wildlife from around the world. Seneca Park Zoo is open 362 days a year and is only closed New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Christmas Day.
2222 St. Paul Street
Rochester , NY , 14621
Phone: 585-336-7200
43° 11' 48.7356" N, 77° 37' 2.8704" W

The Artful Fairy

The Artful Fairy studios are a magical place to get creative! Make a one-of-a-kind miniature garden or terrarium. Feel like painting? We've got a selection of wood and ceramic pieces you can pick and paint! Celebrate your birthday with one of our Fairy, Unicorn, Mermaid or Art party options. Or, take one of our memorable art and garden classes. Looking for Adult fun? Plant~N'~Party is for you! Create succulent gardens in unique containers while you sip delicious beverages. We're Rochester's premiere Plant and Sip company!
90 E. Main St
Victor , NY , 14564
Phone: 585-924-4499
42° 58' 54.6852" N, 77° 24' 27.918" W

The Strong Museum

A national museum of play, right in our back yard! Voted a top place to take kids in Rochester by KOA readers.
One Manhattan Square
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-263-2700
43° 9' 9.8784" N, 77° 36' 2.5524" W

Stokoe Farms

Pumpkins and lots more fun in the fall from mid-September until the end of October, and fun in the Christmas season with the best Christmas trees in WNY! For over 200 years, the Stokoe family has been cultivating our farming heritage. Step back to a simpler time with your family and take a wagon ride to pick your own special pumpkin or to choose the perfect Christmas tree. Let us help you make memorable Harvest and Christmas traditions will last for generations. Open weekend only, 10am-5pm mid September thru the end of October, and again during the Christmas season.
656 South Road
Scottsville , NY , 14546
Phone: (585) 889-0770
42° 59' 35.466" N, 77° 46' 20.7624" W

Coloring On Canvas

We create One-Of-A-Kind Hand Illustrated coloring canvases, Fairy Gardens for indoors & outdoors, Creative art classes - Painting, Illustration, Animation, Drawing, Anime, Jewelry Design, Fabric Art & more for both adults & children, Birthday Celebrations & Group events. We bring the art of creation to a whole new level. "No Theme is to Much for Us; Creativity is Our Muse" INSPIRING MINDS, HEARTS & HANDS
700 South Ave 2ND Floor Suite #3
Rochester , NY , 14620
Phone: 703.989.7722 / 844.4ARTNOW (844
43° 8' 29.6412" N, 77° 36' 14.5728" W

RocVentures Climbing Gym

RocVentures Climbing Gym has been in the Neighborhood of the Arts for 21 years. We serve adventure birthday parties, field trips, summer and school break camps, and (of course) indoor climbing and high ropes courses!
1044 University Ave.
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: (585) 442-5462
43° 9' 14.3064" N, 77° 34' 23.7972" W

Memorial Art Gallery

Rochester's civic art museum is often referred to as the MAG. MAG's Creative Workshop offers year-round classes and camps for kids and adults. Open till 9:00 pm every Thursday night, with 1/2 price admission to the Gallery.
Memorial Art Gallery 500 University Avenue
Rochester , NY , 14607
Phone: 585-276-8900
43° 8' 52.9368" N, 77° 35' 26.1492" W

Location:

2300 Elmwood Avenue
Rochester, NY, 14618
United States

Phone:

585-784-5300

**CANCELLED**Game and Puzzle Swap Drop-Off

Dates: 
04/01/2020
04/02/2020
04/03/2020
Time: 
10:00am

Organization:

Location:

Locations throughout the United States
Administered from Washington, DC, 20560
United States

CANCELED: Smithsonian Museum Day 2020- canceled for 2020

Dates: 
04/04/2020
Time: 
See website/location

Location:

RMHC-Rochester-The Sale Location
1 Medley Centre Parkway
Rochester, NY, 14622
United States

Phone:

585-442-5437

The Spring Sale- RMHC of Rochester

Dates: 
05/01/2020
05/02/2020
05/07/2020
Time: 
Times vary- check info

Location:

278 Main St.
Arcade, NY, 14009
United States

Phone:

585-492-3100

World War II Train Rides

Dates: 
06/06/2020
06/07/2020
Time: 
1:00 PM