Non-birding Activities

Non-birding participants have a wealth of options both in the Nassau County area near the Long Island Marriott Hotel and in New York City. We are offering a Manhattan Sightseeing Trip on Saturday, described below. We are also listing here links to web pages that will help you plan you find some of the excellent restaurants in the area and plan your day.

Non-birders Excursion to Manhattan, Saturday, November 2, 8:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. CANCELLED (see links below for activities in the area and in Manhattan)

Non-Birding Activities: Ideas & Suggestions

Download our 3-page list of suggestions for museum, park, and shopping excursions in the nearby northern Nassau County area, with tips for travel by car and train.  Yes, that is how much there is to do here, even if you are not a birder!

Restaurants in Hotel Area  

Dining in the Area (L.I. Marriott web page)

Shopping in Hotel Area & NYC

Roosevelt Field Shopping Mall

Garden City Center

Shopping in New York (New York Magazine)

Transportation Information

Transportation Links & Map (L.I. Marriott web page)