Cool Places To Spend An Afternoon In Staten Island

Cool Places To Spend An Afternoon In Staten Island

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Got a few hours of free time? Here are the best places to spend an afternoon exploring Staten Island.

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    Places to Run: Run alongside the park up Victory Blvd. (0.7 miles) or loop around Silver Lake in the park’s northern section. -- NYC Parks via Foursquare
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    Freshkills Park will be 2,200 acres which will be almost 3 times the size of Central Park and the largest park developed in NYC in over 100 years. The site used to be the world's largest landfill. -- City of New York via Foursquare
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    In the deep south of Staten Island, this lush, more-than-300-acre green space is teeming with plant and animal life. Come and enjoy the narrow woodland trails, which can be hiked or biked. -- Time Out New York via Foursquare
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    Now you *and* your smartphone can soak up the sun. Check out our nearby AT&T Street Charge solar-powered mobile charging station. -- AT&T via Foursquare
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    Offers a once-in-a-lifetime view of the lower Manhattan skyline, the memorial shows where the Twin Towers once stood and is right next to the home of the Staten Island Yankees and the Ferry Terminal. -- Staten Island Yankees via Foursquare
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    Craig Raucher, a longtime professional in the freight industry, knows how to handle all of those details that can be missed. -- Craig Raucher via Foursquare
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    Alice Austen was not your typical Victorian woman. She traveled through NYC taking street photos, was Staten Island’s first female car owner, and lived with another woman for more then fifty years. -- NYC Parks via Foursquare
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    The workers at the Park are always cleaning and trimming the park. They are friendly and are always there to help out, even if you need a bandaid for a scraped knee. -- Jennie Cannizzaro via Foursquare
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    Find respite from modern distractions at this quaint, sleepy village. The time capsule of 30 restored structures from the 17th to early 20th centuries was initiated by Depression-era preservationists. -- Time Out New York via Foursquare
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    Order the Dark Mild and the Wee Heavy if they've got it. -- Serious Eats via Foursquare
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    Did you know? At one time, Pier 1 was known as the Lighthouse Pier, fabricating and shipping lighthouse lenses globally. -- City of New York via Foursquare
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    A "mini-Smithsonian" with art, science, and local history. Just two blocks from the Staten Island Ferry, it hosts an exhibit on the famous boat's first 100 years of service. -- Visit Staten Island VisitStatenIsland.com via Foursquare
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