39 Things to do in New York with Kids

Lincoln Center

The 16.3-acre Lincoln Center complex, the world‘s largest performing arts center ... Read more

The Juliard School

Since 1905, when it was known as the Institute of Musical Art, Juilliard has est ... Read more

Lincoln Center Theater

Established in 1985, Lincoln Center Theater has become one of America‘s favorite ... Read more

Metropolitan Opera

The Metropolitan Opera presents the great tradition of grand opera, featuring to ... Read more

School of Ballet

The School of American Ballet (SAB) is the nation‘s premier academy providing th ... Read more

South Street Seaport

Step back in history in New York’s most colorful neighborhood, South Street Seap ... Read more

New York Philharmonic

Founded in 1842 by a group of local musicians led by American-born Ureli Corelli ... Read more

Victorian Gardens Amusement Park

This is a family amusement park featuring rides, games, food, face painting, sto ... Read more

New York Water Taxi

Forget about hailing a cab on the hectic streets of New York City. Head for the ... Read more

Empire State Building

New York‘s famous Empire State Building, a New York City Landmark and a National ... Read more

Grand Central Station

Grand Central Terminal is not just a tourist attraction, it‘s one of the world‘s ... Read more

World Trade Center Memorial

For many of us, the horrific events of September 11, 2001, will forever be etche ... Read more

Symphony Space

America’s only community-based arts organization with a nationwide audience, Sym ... Read more

New York Skyride

This visual and motion simulation experience allows you to lift off from atop th ... Read more

St. Patrick‘s Cathedral

St. Patrick‘s Cathedral is the seat of the Archbishop of New York, Edward M. Ega ... Read more

Chrysler Building

Designed by William van Alen for Walter Chrysler and completed in 1930, the 77-f ... Read more

Coney Island

Coney Island has been famous since the turn of two centuries. Come see the most ... Read more

World Financial Center

Located in Lower Manhattan‘s Battery Park City on the Hudson River, the World Fi ... Read more

Cathedral of St. John the Divine

The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine is the mother church of the Diocese ... Read more

Fashion Institute of Technology

The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology has one of the largest and mos ... Read more

Little Italy

Walking beside the narrow, cobblestoned streets beneath the fire escapes of turn ... Read more

Frick Collection

A visit to The Frick Collection evokes the splendor and tranquility of a time go ... Read more

Statue of Liberty

Located on 12-acre Liberty Island in New York Harbor, the Statue of Liberty was ... Read more

Staten Island Ferry

The Staten Island Ferry, which is free, travels close to the Statue of Liberty o ... Read more

Sony Wonder Technology Lab

The Sonywonder Technology Lab, one of just a handful of free museums in New York ... Read more

Carnegie Deli, Midtown Manhattan

Location: 854 Seventh Ave., New York Carnegie Deli is probably one on the mos ... Read more

New York City Aquarium

As the only aquarium in New York City and part of the largest network of metropo ... Read more

St. Bartholomew‘s Church

Location: 109 East 50th Street, New York Welcome to “St. Bart’s,” one of New ... Read more

Lincoln Tunnel

The Lincoln Tunnel is the world‘s only three-tube underwater vehicular tunnel fa ... Read more

New York Hall of Science

The New York Hall of Science is New York City’s only hands-on science and techno ... Read more

Federal Hall

The address at 26 Wall Street was the site of New York City‘s 18th century City ... Read more

Federal Reserve Bank

Location: 33 Liberty St., Nassau and William St., New York Visitors will lear ... Read more

Six Flags Great Adventure

Six Flags Great Adventure, located in the town of Jackson in Central New Jersey, ... Read more

Gracie Mansion

Gracie Mansion was built in 1799 as a country house by Archibald Gracie. The hou ... Read more

Times Square

Located on Broadway Avenue between 46th and 47th streets in Manhattan, Times Squ ... Read more

General Grant National Monument

This memorial to Ulysses S. Grant, victorious Union commander of the Civil War, ... Read more

Madison Square Garden

Since its inception on May 31, 1879, the Madison Square Garden has been the venu ... Read more

Hall of Fame of Great Americans

The Hall of Fame for Great Americans at Bronx Community College, the original Ha ... Read more

Roosevelt Island Aerial Tram

The Roosevelt Island Aerial Tram was inaugurated in 1976. Its creation arose fro ... Read more

Pennsylvania Station

New York City‘s current Penn Station is a transportation hub embedded within the ... Read more

Castle Clinton

More than a dozen forts were built to defend New York Harbor at the time of the ... Read more

Lazer Park

The largest state of the art Laser tag arena in New York City, the exciting comp ... Read more

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus

Ladies and Gentlemen, Children Of All Ages Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® ... Read more

Greenwich Village

Greenwich Village started as a farm area during the Colonial period. As New York ... Read more

George Washington Bridge

The two-level George Washington Bridge (GWB) crosses the Hudson River between up ... Read more

Radio City Music Hall

America‘s most popular entertainers have thrilled audiences at Radio City Music ... Read more

Flushing Town Hall

Location: 137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing Erected in 1864, Flushing Town Hall ... Read more

Brooklyn Bridge

Considered a brilliant feat of 19th-century engineering, the Brooklyn Bridge was ... Read more

New York Public Library

Location: Fifth Ave. and 42nd St., New York The New York Public Library, with ... Read more

Hall of Ocean Life

Come visit the blue whale in the Museum‘s beloved Milstein Family Hall of Ocean ... Read more

New York City Ballet

The New York City Ballet, one of the largest and best-known ballet companies in ... Read more

United Nations Headquarters

The United Nations headquarters is a a distinctive complex in New York City that ... Read more

Noble Maritime Collection

Gracing the historic grounds of Snug Harbor Cultural Center, the Noble Maritime ... Read more

Woolworth Building

The Woolworth Building is unusual among skyscrapers for having been financed in ... Read more

Chinatown

Experience the Far East side of New York City by visiting Chinatown. This suburb ... Read more

Herald Square

Herald Square was named for the New York Herald, a leading newspaper in New York ... Read more

St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Cathedral

St. Nicholas Cathedral is the main temple of the Russian Orthodox Church in Nort ... Read more

Deno‘s Wonder Wheel Amusement Park

Location: 3059 Denos Vourderis Pl., Brooklyn Built in 1920 by the Eccentric F ... Read more

Scandinavia House

Scandinavia House was created to share the ways of life of the Scandinavian coun ... Read more

New York Visitors & Convention Bureau

New York City‘s Official Visitor Information Center is a must for every tourist ... Read more

Vietnam Veterans Plaza

Location: Between Water and South streets, New York This plaza, near the Sout ... Read more

Loeb Boathouse

Location: 6 E. 72nd St, New York The boathouse is located in the southeast se ... Read more

Tribeca Film Center

Location: 375 Greenwich St., New York Co-founded in 1989 by Robert De Niro an ... Read more

Belvedere Castle

Belvedere Castle is perched on Vista Rock and is the second highest natural elev ... Read more

Big Apple Greeter

Location: 1 Centre St., Suite 2035, New York What is Big Apple Greeter? A not ... Read more

Little Havana

Location: Eighth Street, New York After the Mariel Boatlift, the section of t ... Read more

Astroland Amusement Park

Location: 1000 Surf Ave., Brooklyn Astroland Amusement Park, also known as Co ... Read more

Big Apple Circus

Location: 505 Eighth Ave., 19th Floor, New York The Big Apple Circus‘ all-new ... Read more

Little Shop of Plaster and Pottery

Since 1992, Little Shop of Plaster & Pottery has been New York‘s largest (and we ... Read more

Queens Symphony Orchestra

Symphony Orchestra (QSO) is the borough’s only professional orchestra and the ol ... Read more

Rockefeller Center

The Rockefeller Center is a conglomerate of many building representing the Art D ... Read more

New York City Attractions for Kids

Best Attractions for Kids in New York City Sometimes called the capital of th ... Read more

Vietnam Veterans Plaza

This plaza, near the South Street Seaport and within easy walking distance of Wa ... Read more

Chelsea Piers

Chelsea Piers Sports & Entertainment Complex is a 28-acre waterfront sports vill ... Read more

New York Talks and Walks

We provide walking tours of all kinds. We specialize in doing walks across the ... Read more

NYC Fire Museum

Located in old Engine 30's quarters, the NYC Fire Museum houses one of the natio ... Read more

The Drawing Center

The Drawing Center, called one of the city's most highly respected small art mus ... Read more

Brooklyn Historical Society

Location: 128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn Founded in 1863, the Brooklyn Histo ... Read more

Historic Richmond Town

Location: 441 Clarke Ave., Staten Island Tours: Interpreter-led tours are con ... Read more

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Location: 1000 Fifth Ave., New York The palace-like Metropolitan Museum of Ar ... Read more

Central Park Zoo

Location: 830 Fifth Ave., New York Wildlife Conservation Society‘s jewel-like ... Read more

New York Botanical Garden

Location: 200th St. & Kazimiroff Blvd., Bronx The New York Botanical Garden i ... Read more

Queens Zoo

Location: 53-51 111th St., Flushing The Queens Zoo, a tribute to American ani ... Read more