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Snug Harbor Cultural Center

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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“snug harbor”(73 reviews)
Snug Harbor Cultural Center & Botanical Garden, a distinguished Smithsonian Affiliate, is Staten Island's premier destination for culture and entertainment. Set within a stunning 83-acre park-like setting, Snug Harbor presents a unique blend of...more
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1000 Richmond Ter, Staten Island, NY 10304-2604
+1 646-630-9420
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went to Snug Harbor with my grandchildren...They absolutely loved it...They enjoyed all the different sights at the center...Had fun participating and touching the exhibits...We loved the restaurant there...it certainly made for a joyful day.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is easy to get to from the Staten Island ferry. One bus ride ,about10 minutes or so.There are several buildings to walk around and look at. The grounds are huge, full of gardens,fountains ,a greenhouse and even a castle.In the back area,there is...More

Thank kimodo23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This summer has seen a big improvement in the upkeep and programs presented at Snug Harbor. The other night, 8/25 a free concert was offered and it was excellent. These are the kind of events which are perfect for the Center. Free music under the...More

Thank Peter F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Who needs Manhattan when we have a great cultural center on Staten Island. Beautiful buildings, great Chineese Garden, and a lovely place to hang out.

Thank cooldad205
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The number one place to visit on Staten Island! This is truly a Staten Island's secret gem of a place. There is actually quite a bit to do and see here! The Chinese Scholar's garden and Botanical Gardens, The S,I. Museum, Noble Maritime collection, Newhouse...More

Thank hermuslj
Reviewed August 14, 2018 via mobile

Snugharbor is an awesome,popular,wonderful place to visit.The museums will amazed you,the gardens,everything.After seen the noble museum we decided to walk around,and explore the suroundings.The area Its pretty big,confortable shoes is a must. Theres Lots to see.A great place for familys and friends.Come relax and enjoy...More

Thank Embert E
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The Chinese Scholars Garden is beautiful! Koi ponds abound, waterfalls within pagodas, Everywhere you look there is something interested to see. You can do your own tour with hand held guides that can be returned after you use them. The Bambook Walk is lovely. Well...More

Thank Teenzone
Reviewed August 7, 2018

It is a pretty area. The childrens museum is near the area. I love that they do events there. I highly recommend it!

Thank Natshalee N
Reviewed August 6, 2018

A hidden gem in Staten Island a time to c the past beautiful ground and thing for all to learn and see

Thank barryjet
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Snug Harbor used to be a home for retired sailors ("snugs"); tastefully converted to a museum containing some of the model boats they made, as well as prominent marine painters john Noble & John Stobart. The history of shipping in Staten Island & NYC is...More

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May 2, 2018|
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Response from Tati S | Reviewed this property |
There is no bike rental at the Staten Island side of the ferry, but there is a provision for bikes on the ferry. They load by the lower level and it is clearly marked and convenient. Due to construction and bike share lanes... More
June 29, 2016|
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Yes plenty of parking FREE ALL FREE
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Response from patrickdoyle148 | Reviewed this property |
There is a restaurant right across the the from Snug Harbor Cultural Facility: The name is "Blu" and this is the fourth restaurant to be opened by the DiNoi Restaurant Group. As well, at the Staten Island side of the ferry... More