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Bronx Zoo
(1 Miles)
Bronx
The Bronx Zoo’s world-class exhibits such as Congo Gorilla Forest, the Wild Asia Monorail, Tiger Mountain, and our newest exhibit, Madagascar!, get you eye-to-eye with massive crocodiles, majestic tigers, and inquisitive gorillas.
Fairmont
Once the site of a lumber and grist mill community, the scenic treasure of Valley Falls State Park is located only a short drive from Fairmont and Grafton. This 1,145 acre day use park hosts a variety of outdoor recreation including fishing, picnicki...
Bronx
Create-A-Craft is a fun craft studio where you can paint a piece of plaster pottery, create your own t-shirt or make a wood craft! We offer great all inclusive birthday parties that include Karaoke, facepainting, crafts and games for all ages!
Manhattan
Riverside Park Fund nurtures Riverside Park’s well-being, helps preserve its historic nature and leads the community in developing active stewardship. Founded in 1986 by a small group of community activists, today Riverside Park Fund is a strong no...
Manhattan
The exhibits have just about everything you ever wanted to know about New York City and then some.
Craft Studio
(6 Miles)
New York
Is a beautifully decorated and spacious studio where imagination and creativity run wild. Your kids would enjoy spending an afternoon painting a work of art in their walk-in craft section, or they can join one of the seasonal workshops.
New York City
Widely admired for its exhibitions and collections that inspire people of all backgrounds, The Jewish Museum is one of the world’s preeminent institutions devoted to exploring the intersection of art and Jewish culture from ancient to modern times....
Manhatten
The iconic site of many celebrated special exhibitions, with smaller galleries devoted permanently to the Guggenheim's renowned collection, which ranges from Impressionism through contemporary art.
New York
¡HOLA! A Playgroup in Spanish is a unique immersion, grass-roots program established since 2001 for young children ages 12 months to eight years of age. Their language acquisition philosophy and organic method of teaching involves a natural approach...
Queens
Features more than 450 interactive exhibits, including the award-winning Science Playground, Preschool Place, and the new Rocket Park Mini Golf.
New York
The New York Kids Club is a children enrichment center renowned for creative and innovative kids classes, birthday celebrations, and special events! One of the many fun family places to visit if you are looking for things to do in New York for kids ...
Manhattan
Has a permanent collection containing more than two million works of art, divided into nineteen curatorial departments.
New York
Seek is a New York City-based company focused on providing a friendly, low-pressure approach to shopping and sightseeing. We offer a range of tours for families, parents, teenagers, and even pet parents! Our tours are small, highly personalized exper...
74th St Magic
(7 Miles)
NYC
With a variety of enrichment classes, special events and birthday parties for children, 74th St. MAGIC aims to help children build confidence, independence and knowledge while cultivating their curiosity and talents.
Flushing
Exhibit updates have given the Queens Zoo the feel of a national park - albeit a small one. The zoo perimeter is a pathway that leads visitors to pockets of wild habitats, from the Great Plains to the rocky California coast to a Northeast forest. At ...
Manhattan
The museum has 45 permanent exhibition halls including Dinosaur Halls, Hall of Ocean Life, Hall of Human Origins, and the Hayden Planetarium Space Show. The Discovery Room is just for 5 to 12 year old and features a more interactive and hands on take...
Manhattan
Featuring Zeiss Mark IX Star Projector and a Digital Dome Projection System, the Planetarium offers a varying range of fascinating shows, guides and spectaculars using their 3D star atlas.
ArtXplorers
(7 Miles)
NYC
A creative, unique and interactive way for kids to enjoy and learn about art around New York City.
Manhattan
From a steamy rain forest to an icy Antarctic penguin habitat encounter fascinating animals from all over the globe plus Tisch Children's Zoo lets little animal lovers meet gentle creatures up close.
Manhattan
The theatre was at one point the United States' largest theatrical screen measuring 100' by 80'.
New York City
The Toy Soldier stands at the front door, ready to welcome you into our special world. FAO Schwarz has been enchanting the young and young-at-heart since 1862. Our flagship store on Fifth Avenue is a big place, with nearly 50,000 square feet of toys,...
Manhattan
The Sony Wonder Technology Lab (SWTL) is a FREE four-story, interactive technology and entertainment museum for all ages. Located in mid-town Manhattan, SWTL inspires creativity in a high-quality, engaging and family friendly learning environment.
New York
The official bike and bicycle rental and tour company for Central Park (New York). Make your bike rental and tour reservations online & save as much as 50%.
New York City
When you think of New York in the winter time, you can't go past the iconic outdoor ice skating experience in Central Park. A great experience for the whole family.
Manhattan
Following the lead of Radio City's experienced tour guides, explore the beautiful art-deco interiors, learn the secrets of the Great Stage, one of the largest indoor performance stages in the world; the stage's hydraulic system, still in operation si...
New York
The FDNY Fire Zone, a state of the art fire safety learning center located in Rockefeller Center which offers classes and demonstrations in fire safety. Through a variety of hands-on exhibits and multimedia presentations, visitors are immersed in a u...
Manhattan
Discover New York in all its forms from 70 stories up! The high-speed shuttle sends you racing to the sky to enjoy dazzling multimedia history exhibits the city's only crystal-clear, 360 view point.
Manhattan
Tour starts with a brief overview of the Organization and its structure, with the main part consisting of a visit to the primary council chambers. Multi media exhibits and photographic displays help keep it accessible for younger visitors.
Yonkers
® Discovery Center Westchester is a LEGO® based, indoor family attraction, based in Westchester’s new Ridge Hill shopping and entertainment complex. The attraction is best suited to children aged 3-12 years and a typical visit takes around 2 -3 h...
Kindermusik
(8 Miles)
Teaneck
Music and Movement Programs from birth-age 7 Innovative curricua includes Sign language for pre-verbal speakers ABC Music and Me-A Language and Literacy program set to music toddler programs infant family time and much more
New York City
Will amaze your whole family with Step into an interactive bubble world and be dazzled by spellbinding lasers, spectacular lighting effects, and jaw-dropping masterpieces of bubble artistry.
Architots
(9 Miles)
Middle Village
Architots® it is a design based approach to childrens programming, an animated universe of characters, and a physical space where children can come to explore the worlds of architecture, art and design, and get a better understanding of their bui...
Manhattan
The centerpiece of Bryant Park's winter season, the 170' x 100' rink features free admission ice skating, in addition to high quality rental skates, skating shows, special events and activities. Runs end of October to mid January.
New york city
Madam Tussauds provides indoor fun for children and adults. Immerse yourself in an interactive experience with A-List celebrities, Hollywood icons, super heroes,sports stars, pop stars and more!
Manhattan
Offers walking tours behind the scenes of NBC's New York studios and of New York's most recognizable landmark, Rockefeller Center.
New York City
Go behind the scenes of your favorite tv shows and movies! This is a bus tour with plenty of outdoor stops, and even includes some tasty treats along the way.
NYC
Provides a uniquely entertaining and educational site-seeing perspective on the Big Apple. Dr. Schoenberg and his entourage of NYC experts offer over 100 different tours including 7 specifically for kids.
Midtown Manhattan
One of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World. The 86th floor observation deck offers impressive 360 degree panoramic views of the city.
NY Skyride
(9 Miles)
Manhattan
Fun, thrilling and entertaining ride based in the iconic Empire State Building- kids will love flying over the city!
Ridgewood
A fun, colorful indoor playground and arcade for kids.
City Treehouse
(10 Miles)
New York City
An indoor children's play and learning center offering innumerable charming features ideal for kids under 8. Expect to stay all day!
Yonkers
The Park’s 278-acres include a swimming pool complex, arboretum and 2 picnic areas. The remainder of the park is heavily wooded with a variety of hiking and mountain bike trails fairly well spread for all ability levels.
Secaucus
A day at Harmony is wonderfully well-rounded with learning activities through play so each child can learn while having fun. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to do in Secaucus for kids.
Floral Park
The Queens County Farm Museum's history dates back to 1697; it occupies New York City's largest remaining tract of undisturbed farmland and is the only working historical farm in the City. The farm encompasses a 47-acre parcel that is the longest c...
Brooklyn
climb aboard the city's only guided bus tour of Brooklyn's BEST pizzerias. This 4 1/2 hour foodie romp through Brooklyn includes pizza, soft drinks and an audio-visual historical tour of Brooklyn's famous movie locations, landmarks and points of inte...
Secaucus
A place for active kids. The Recreation Center offers swimming pools, exercise room and basketball courts. It has a beautiful view on the meadows and the Manhattan skyline. One of the many fun family places to visit if you're looking for things to d...
Chelsea Piers
(10 Miles)
New York City
With more sporting options than hours in a day, Chelsea Piers is a great idea for the energetic family!
New York City
NYC's Number 1 tourist destination is Central Park! This guided tour gives a comprehensive look at the park and visitors get to every famous spot they want to see. You'll hear about the park and the residents that live along Central Park West and 5th...
Manhattan
CMOM inspires children and families to learn about themselves and our culturally diverse world through the arts, literacy, media & communications, science & the environment and early childhood education
New York
The purpose of the Museum of Comic and Cartoon Art is the collection, preservation, study, education, and display of comic and cartoon art. Every genre of the art is represented: animation, anime, cartoons, comic books, comic strips, gag cartoons, hu...

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LEGOLAND Discovery Center Westchester

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Kids Fun House

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Jumpin Jeepers

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City Treehouse

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Kids n Action

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Fun 4 All Play Centre

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BounceU

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Le Play Cafe

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Do Re Mi Play

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Chelsea Piers

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There are so many fun places to go with kids in New York - great zoos and aquariums, museums, theme parks, water parks and swimming pools, places to visit outdoors (many of which are cheap or free), historical places of interest, activities and indoor play centres for toddlers as well as the usual family tourist attractions - take a look above, lots of the best things to do with children in NY