"Every Kid in a Park:" Free Admission to All National Parks for 4th Graders September 2015 - September 2016
The National Park Service will turn 100 years old in 2016. In honor of that milestone and as a way to encourage kids to get outside and enjoy the great outdoors, this September every 4th-grader in America will get a one-year pass for free admission to all of the USA's National Parks and Public Lands for them AND their families!
Liberty State Park Jersey City, Hudson County
Liberty State Park is a green oasis in the middle of Metropolitan northern New Jersey. With the Manhattan skyline, the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island as a spectacular backdrop, Liberty State Park is one of the state's most dramatic parks.
Gateway National Recreation Area Jamaica Bay, Sandy Hook and Staten Island
This place is HUGE! Gateway National Recreation Area is 26,000 acres of beaches, historic forts, airports, and houses, and wildlife spread across four counties in two states and three boros of New York City. So much to do you will have to go back time and time again.