Comfort Inn & Suites
6000 Crawford Place
Mount Laurel, NJ 08054
Phone: (856) 727-0010
Fax: (856) 793-0920
Golfing, along with a range of other activities, is offered at this upscale country club.
This family oriented health club has served the Cherry Hill area for almost thirty years, and caters to all levels of fitness and experience three hundred and sixty five days a year; features include tennis and racquetball courts and instruction.
This recreational center features bowling and billiards, and can be used for birthdays, school, church, corporate and group events, and more.
June Bug offers a variety of chartered fishing excursions that depart from Beach Haven.
Skating fun for the entire family is offered at this fine ice rink that also offers hockey lessons, youth leagues, and more.
The kids will bug you to take them to the Philadelphia Insectarium, a fascinating museum that is designed to educate the public about the wonderful world of insects. The goal of the museum is to show the critical role that insects play in the balance of nature, the environment and our economy. There are two floors of live and mounted insects from around the globe, a tank inhabited by glow-in-the-dark scorpions, a working beehive and a live termite colony. The big hit with kids is a glass-enclosed kitchen crawling with thousands of cockroaches.
Camden Children's Garden is a must-visit attraction when in the city. This four-acre (1.6-hectare) botanical park is located a ferry ride away from Penn's Landing. A popular recreational activity on the itineraries of several school groups and families, it features interactive horticultural displays, educational programs and gardening workshops. The main indoor exhibits are the Philadelphia Eagles Four Seasons Butterfly House, Ben Franklin’s Secret Workshop and Plaza de Aibonito. Visitors can marvel at fascinating species of butterflies, acquaint themselves with Franklin's life and works, and stroll through tropics of Puerto Rico. Among their myriad gardens are the Dinosaur Garden and fairytale-inspired Storybook Garden. A carousel ride is a great way to end your experience.
This indoor playground chain has labyrinths of plastic tunnels, cargo nets, and ball ponds for children from their "terrible twos" to youngsters about 9 years of age. Each obstacle course and play set is tailored to the specific ages of the children. Sitters and safe play zones are available for infants. Snack bars and video game rooms are also on the premises. Group discounts apply for parties calling ahead. Birthday celebrations can also be arranged. Discovery Zone has five locations throughout the Philadelphia area.
Whether you want to treat the kids to a good time or work off the calories you just consumed at a Penn's Landing restaurant, skating at the Blue Cross River Rink can do the trick. The outdoor facility offers ice skate rental as well as bookings for parties both small and large. The rink opens in November and closes in the Spring. Visit the website for hours and more details.
Players of all skill levels can participate in this fast-paced game, played indoors in a dry hockey rink. Box lacrosse is much different than field lacrosse. Notable differences include a smaller goal and playing surface, the lack of zones, and the use of crushing body and cross checks on defense. The regular season lasts 14 or 15 games and is played from May until late August. This non-profit lacrosse organization encourages competitive leagues, tournament organization, and instruction throughout the Delaware Valley. The PBLA also hosts a traveling team.
Lights of Liberty is a spectacular sound and light show. Experience the events leading up to the American Revolution while walking through Independence National Historic Park after dark. A personal headset with surround sound tells the story of the American Revolution, while beautiful hand-painted, 5-story-high images are projected onto the sides of historical buildings. In less than a mile and about one hour visitors experience five acts in five locations. Visit the place and be a part of the revolution!
The Memorial, founded by art-loving millionaire Samuel Fleisher in 1898, offers classes, exhibitions, workshops, residencies and performances and everyone is invited "to come and learn art" for free. More than 100,000 adults and children have participated in Fleisher's special programs. The gallery shows change monthly. Fleisher Art Memorial is the oldest tuition-free visual arts school in America. The Fleisher Art Memorial is supported in part by income from a testamentary trust established by Fleisher's will.