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Blogs & Sites
Location: Downtown Manhattan Heliport, Pier 6 and the East River, New York, NY
Liberty Helicopters, currently the only authorized helicopter sightseeing company in New York City, is open daily - including holidays.
The state-of-the-art single and twin engine jet ...
Location: 6th Avenue between 40th & 42nd Streets, New York, NY
If you're just looking for a little oxygen midtown, Bryant Park offers a few trees and a bit of lawn. A 'wichcraft creamery kiosk is a nice treat stop, or you could pack a little picnic ...
Location: Fordham Road and Bronx River Parkway, Bronx, NY
One of the biggest zoos in the world, The Bronx Zoo has something for everyone, from butterflies to crocodiles, and it's a great way to spend the day with children.
Must-sees include t...
Location: 2 Old Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY
Empire-Fulton Ferry State Park is a nine-acre waterfront park along the East River in Brooklyn, between the Manhattan and Brooklyn Bridges.
The view of Manhattan can't be beat, and fam...
Location: 1555 Linden Blvd, Brooklyn, NY
Brownsville Recreation Center, known initially as the Brownsville Boys' Club, first opened in 1953.
Facilities include an indoor rollerblading court, a handball court, an indoor pool, ...
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: Manhattan, New York, NY
Cynthia J. Kohll is a photographer who specializes in children's photography. She has a photojournalistic style acquired while working internationally and has been published by the Associated P...
Location: No fixed address, New York, NY
Psst! You! Yes, you! Don't let anyone see you reading this, but we have something to share with you on a "need to know," basis. There's this interactive performance going on in New York, see, a...
Location: Central Park, New York, NY
Sprawling across the center of Manhattan, from 59th Street (Central Park South) to 110th Street, and from Central Park West to Fifth Avenue, Central Park is 843 acres of adventure.
Location: 12th Avenue & 46th Street , Pier 86, New York, NY
The Intrepid, which was built in 1943, has a distinguished history of service - including tours of duty in both World War II and Vietnam. In 1982 the ship began her second career as the Intr...
Location: South Street Seaport , Pier 17, New York, NY
One of America's largest operating tall ships, Manhattan by Sail's the Clipper City loves kids. Every day her crew hoists her sails for a family friendly voyage around Manhattan. Kids have the ...
Location: 675 West 252nd Street, Bronx, NY
Wave Hill maintains award-winning gardens and greenhouses, manages an urban woodland, provides environmental education for city children, teachers, and over 100,000 visitors annually, offers ar...