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Blogs & Sites
Location: 18 W. 18th Street, New York, NY
A store devoted to children's books, Books of Wonder is a great place to browse for new ideas, check out the latest picture books, and find birthday presents.
Wizard of Oz fans ...
Location: 11 West 53 Street, New York, NY
Got a budding pop artist? A comic book afficionado? Take kids for a stroll through MoMA and their eyes may pop nearly as much as the art.
From an initial gift of eight prints and one d...
Location: Liberty Island, Jersey City, NJ
France's gift to America is an inspiring sight in the New York Harbor, and can be an inspiring site to visit as well. Of course, it also requires a LOT of stamina and patience, two things most childre...
Location: 150 W. 100th Street, New York, NY
The children's section of the Bloomingdale Branch of the New York Public Library shares the second floor with an auditorium used for library programs and community meetings.
Location: 503 West 145th Street, New York, NY
The Hamilton Grange branch of the New York Public Library offers story hours, picture book hours, and films for preschoolers.
The branch also has a series of offerings for kids ...
Location: 135 Second Avenue, New York, NY
The Ottendorfer Branch of the New York Public Library, virtually unchanged since 1884 - the building is a designated New York City landmark - currently houses adult, young adult, and children's...
Location: 1395 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY
Universally revered as the Y to beat all Y's, the 92nd Street Y has so many classes and services it would take years to list them all. Best of all, there's no membership; virtually everything i...
Location: 273 Bowery, New York, NY
The Chinatown YMCA offers great programs for kids of all ages and adults.
A wide variety of classes are offered including dance, cooking, martial arts, gymnastics, arts and crafts - eve...
Location: 767 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
Every child's fantasy land, from the giant stuffed animals to the high end electronic games and ride-in luxury cars, FAO Schwarz packs in plenty of opportunity for gawking at, or scooping up, t...
Location: 1000 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY
Just to the right of the Main Entrance: sure-fire kid pleaser The Egyptian Wing. Is there any child, anywhere, not fascinated by mummies and tombs? The Met is the perfect place to while ...
Location: 110 University Place, New York, NY
Wonderful bowling lanes - 42 in all - decorated in festive retro fashion, Bowlmor offers state-of-the-art automatic scoring, displayed on overhead monitors. Colorful decor, including bri...
Location: 209 W. 42nd Street, New York, NY
A real jewel box theater - just for kids - this cozy and intimate, 499-seat, beautifully restored landmark has a fall to spring production schedule, offering the best in children's entertainment.