Hempstead is a popular place to visit while you are exploring Long Island as some of the city’s most popular attractions are within easy driving distance. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s list is the fabulous Roosevelt Field Mall and the much-loved NYCB Theatre at Westbury. And don’t miss the Alley Pond Park and the Americana Manhasset Mall.
You’ll find plenty of unique cultural highlights in and around Hempstead. The area is a dream destination for lovers of art. Don’t miss the Nassau County Museum of Art in Roslyn.
Watch much-loved sporting heroes, the St. John's University Red Storm, do battle at the iconic Jack Kaiser Stadium, Jamaica. On weekends the stadium becomes a sea of red and white, as crowds gather to support their beloved team.
To make the most of Hempstead, think about making a reservation at one of the area’s charming bed and breakfast or hotel options. Take your pick from the Howard Johnson Inn Queens, Queens Village, the Red Roof PLUS+ Long Island - Garden City, Westbury, or the Best Western Mill River Manor, Rockville Centre.