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Central Park New York City, NY 2.5 mi away
#3 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
It is home to amazing trees, green spaces, a lake, a pond, a reservoir, baseball fields, an arboretum, a zoo, a children’s zoo, botanic gardens, hiking paths,bicycle paths, handsome cabs, fountains, romantic bridg...
We enjoyed the water lilies and people watching at the Bethesda Fountain, seeing the kids climb on the Hans Christian Anderson and Alice and Wonderland sculptures, admiring the perfect reflections in the conservat...
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Gantry Plaza State Park
#1 of 25 things to do in Long Island City
Awesome view, ferry dock, lots of green, the famous Coca Cola sign - the awesomeness continues!! It's quite beautiful with awesome views of the city, basketball courts, a great playground for kids.
Beautiful landmarks, family oriented, pet friendly and a growing diverse cultures, you would love the walk to the park, Mahattan ferry, eateries, Food cellar, delicious healthy choices of buffet style dishes, SHI...
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Bryant Park New York City, NY 2.3 mi away
#11 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
The park has many activities throughout the year - a skating rink and Christmas village in winter, movies and theater performances in the summer, game rooms and libraries for kids and adults, piano music, author l...
... all the things we enjoyed in this park, right across the st from our gorgeous hotel, including free yoga, free movies (Ditry Dancing !! Whoooo hoooo ) free jingo, free chess, free merry go round, kids LOVED IT.
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Hunter's Point South Park
#3 of 25 things to do in Long Island City
Grab a coffee and croissant at the LIC landing, and watch your kids scamper in the lawn or scale the park obstacles.
Clean, beautiful views of NYC, lots of space, many kids and families.
Pepsi Cola Sign
#5 of 25 things to do in Long Island City
Worth a visit to spend quality time with friends and family.
When visiting friends and family in the area I always look forward to the Pepsi sign.
Staten Island Ferry New York City, NY 5.1 mi away
#12 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
NYC at night is just breathtaking A must do It's free Quick Family friendly The views are amazing Breathtaking
Kids loved the experience, the weather was perfect and we saw some magnificent views of the New York Skyline and the Statue of Liberty.
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Manhattan Skyline New York City, NY 2.3 mi away
#1 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
It's a terrific backdrop for a family photo, or interesting selfie, and is so unique and special that it will bring back memories of your trip for years to come.
Want to enjoy unforgettable moments and views, photograph Manhattan skyline, and share inside tips with your friends and family?
38 Ways to experience it
The High Line New York City, NY 3.6 mi away
#14 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
... you can rock climb, bowl, grab lunch, watch the boats... There's a pretty awesome playground right outside of Chelsea Piers as well (water feature in the summer) Awesome date place, friends hang or with kids!
Strolling on the Highline is a must-do in NYC! Good for families, couples and singles... Great people-watching and exercising.
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American Museum of Natural History New York City, NY 2.7 mi away
#20 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
Great visit to the natural history museum, kids loved it and so informative, plenty for them to do and see, can get busy if its a rainy day but still fantastic
The Movie is Fun, but the Museum is Fabulous and Worth a Trip in Person… General Admission: Adults $22 Children (2-12) $12.50 Seniors/Students $17 You Can Also Pay Less than the Suggested Admission as a Donation.
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Socrates Sculpture Park
#9 of 25 things to do in Long Island City
Somewhere for children to run around and enjoy a safe area in a busy part of town.
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Statue of Liberty New York City, NY 6.9 mi away
#16 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
Amazing experience, wonderfully helpful and knowledgeable park rangers, beautiful to go inside and climb to top! Good for families to explore and learn history or simply enjoy the views.
... opportunity is amazing and the gift shop is great and good price for an attraction gift shop .Wheelchair accessible this is great for kids and everyone .The lemonade is $5 but great would definitely visit again
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Top of the Rock New York City, NY 2.1 mi away
#7 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
... eating/relaxing area, nightly campfire, friendly little animals, (the goat was our favourite), A fantastic host David, who was so kind to the children, involving them in feeding the goats and calf every day.
Take the top of the rock tour first, it is very interesting and gives you an insight to the Rockefeller family the tour guides are very informative and some of the art works and facts are fascinating, then when yo...
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Rockefeller Center New York City, NY 2.0 mi away
#17 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
Always great views and fun "to do" for wonderful photos from the "Top of the Rock" Insightful and educational for the entire family.
Rodney, our tour guide did an amazing job of explaining the creation of Rockefeller Center as well as the history behind the Rockefeller family and artwork surrounding the 24 building complex.
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One World Observatory New York City, NY 4.6 mi away
#13 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
Fantastic viewing takes your breath away , great staff and people to give you info get the iPad for $15 to show you all the land marks great for kids ,take your time to sit and listen to the guys that tell you all...
This place is amazing and the view is breathtaking, my two kids loved it.. would recommend going early as the queues are crazy.. definitely a place to visit
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Brooklyn Bridge Park Brooklyn, NY 4.5 mi away
#5 of 211 things to do in Brooklyn
Brooklyn Bridge Park is great for fun in the sun it offers a variety of different activities for you and your small children such as skating basketball handball soccer field bike riding and offers a variety of dif...
The new Pier 3 has beautiful greenery, superb views of Manhattan, terrific and unusual activities to keep kids entertained - a really great place for a day out.
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New York Botanical Garden Bronx, NY 8.6 mi away
#1 of 42 things to do in Bronx
... forest!” There’s so much to see! Benenson Ornamental Conifers (37 acres), Rockefeller Rose Garden, Everett Children’s Adventure Garden, Mertz Library & Art Gallery, Native Plant Garden, Azalea Garden and more.
Hike in the woods and see Hester Bridge( the original bridge from Sesame Street, the one Big Bird and the kids ran across), the beautiful Bronx River and waterfalls (YES WATERFALLS IN THE Bronx) Rock garden, ROSES...
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Pier A Park Hoboken, NJ 4.6 mi away
#2 of 9 things to do in Hoboken
This place is great if you want a romantic scenic picnic or if you want a family picnic.
this is a state of the art waterfront park with a stunning view of the NYC skyline as well as a nice play area for the kids
Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes New York City, NY 2.1 mi away
#30 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
The Cast Was Truly Amazing****Their Energy, Enthusiasm and Sheer Happiness Energized Our Whole Family*** The Theater Sparkled - All Around with Brilliant Illustrations *** Our Whole Super Dynamic Experience - Will...
Had just done the tour of radio city and so impressed by the theatre managed to get great tickets for the show ,which was just awesome family entertainment of the very highest quality,so YES if you get the chance...
Liberty State Park Jersey City, NJ 8.3 mi away
#1 of 23 things to do in Jersey City
The park has great biking trails, nature observatory for children, the Liberty Science Center, fantastic restaurants (The Liberty House/Maritime Parc), perfect picnic spots, and a calm and beautiful walking path o...
Liberty State Park is excellent to bring family and friends to learn about History of the US from up close view of Statue of Liberty to old Rail yard , The Park also is great to do exercise in large parks trails.
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Hoboken Waterfront Walkway Hoboken, NJ 4.6 mi away
#1 of 9 things to do in Hoboken
Lots of shaded trees and areas for everyone, those with kids and those who wish to sunbathe while reading a book
Taking family dog and baby for a walk and find peaceful, clean and fresh new restaurants and some shops.
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Prospect Park Brooklyn, NY 6.2 mi away
#8 of 211 things to do in Brooklyn
Great place to stroll, ride your bike, take the children, your significant other, hear Ethnic music, jog, relax, eat all different kinds of foods, have a family picnic, do a photo shoot or just chill!! Just a tast...
... play areas, kids' activity areas, playing fields, open areas, woods, etc. Adjacent or nearby are the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, the Prospect Park Zoo ( small, ideal for little kids), and the Brooklyn Art Museum.
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Citi Field Flushing 4.9 mi away
#3 of 27 things to do in Flushing
I encourage everyone to go out whether alone, with family or friends and enjoy a game at Citi Field.. ...the All American Sport is a great way to enjoy and forget about all of the worries and nonsense of every day...
Excellent place to watch a ballgame, very kid friendly easy parking, overall a great place to visit.
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Brooklyn Bridge New York City, NY 4.2 mi away
#6 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
Excellent trip Caught subway to Brooklyn bridge and walked over Lots of excellent photo opportunities across the bridge Once over other side there is dumbo which has loads for the kids
Great views of Manhattan, Fun atmosphere filled with pedestrians, cyclists, families, hipsters, tourist and locals alike.
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World Trade Center's Liberty Park New York City, NY 4.6 mi away
#23 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
Incredible tribute both to the victims and their families as well as the sheer feat of engineering ....sad and uplifting
For those of us who saw the attrocities on TV, it is very poignant being there.Touching to see adults teaching young children as well.
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Washington Square Park New York City, NY 3.3 mi away
#63 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
This is a perfect NYC neighbourhood park with lots of families, excellent street performers, off leash dog park and amazing people watching opportunities.
We visited on a Sunday and it was great fun The jazz band, people playing chess, the kids enjoying the bubble guns Lovely open green space in the heart of Greenwich Village, a place to watch the world go by.
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Brooklyn Heights Promenade Brooklyn, NY 4.7 mi away
#3 of 211 things to do in Brooklyn
Where else can one can look across and see awe dropping views of Manhattan's skyline or capture wonderful images of the sun rays setting across a glistening East River .For kids the wonderment of knowing that they...
Passing in front of the location of George Washington's Revolutionary War, Brooklyn Heights headquarters, the promenade is a wide, elevated walkway parallel to the East River frequented by strolling families and t...
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Brooklyn Botanic Garden Brooklyn, NY 5.7 mi away
#9 of 211 things to do in Brooklyn
There is a terrific discovery garden that kids love, a fragrance garden for the sight-impaired, a Japanese garden with turtles and koi, a vegetable and herb test garden, a rock garden, and so much more!
Families and couples were taking advantage of the azalea blossoms to snap colorful photos and relax next to ponds and luscious trees.
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Hudson River Park New York City, NY 4.0 mi away
#57 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
Plenty of things to do: mini golf, kayak, bicycles, walk, different food vendors, dog parks, kids playgrounds, tables, benches, gardens.
I saw picnics, bench sitters, bike riders, runners, kite flying, people reading books, & children playing everywhere!
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Empire State Building New York City, NY 2.3 mi away
#15 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
We got to the building by about 9:30 which was perfect timing Very light queues and with military precision we were very courteously guided to the observation decks The kids were amazed at the 360 degree view With...
Amazing We are à french family who live in Pennsylvania Our kids wanted to visit this typical building since a long time They appreciate the observatory and they were very intimidate Lovely moment in...
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World Trade Center Station (PATH) New York City, NY 4.6 mi away
#35 of 1,158 things to do in New York City
Great station to walk with family and friends and visit beautiful places and shops .
Calatrava drew a picture of a child releasing a dove and said the proposed glass canopies hovering over the center at Church and Fulton Streets.