As the oldest town in Westchester County, Pelham, N.Y., is packed with history. When you find a home for rent in Pelham, you'll not only be living near the shores of Long Island Sound, but you'll also be just a short drive from the excitement of Midtown Manhattan. Residents of Pelham are members of a family-friendly and tightknit community with plenty of character.
Outdoor activities abound in Pelham, where Pelham Lake, Chester Park and Shore Park are located. You can also hit a few golf balls at Pelham Country Club or spend the day at the beach in Pelham Bay Park. While you're there, be sure to visit the Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum - it's just over the border in the Bronx. The Pelham Art Center hosts public programs and offers classes in a variety of mediums, including painting, drawing and animation.