Playing with muppets at the museum of the moving image
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10 Unique NYC Museums Families Love

Updated March 2020 One of the challenges to visiting a New York City is finding fun, authentic, kid-friendly things to do, that every other tourist isn’t also doing.  Here’s one …

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Imagination is a nyc playground downtown.
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Top NYC Playgrounds Near Tourist Attractions

New York City has more awesome playgrounds these days than a parent can keep track of. Lucky for visitors, several of these NYC playgrounds are located in or near attractions …

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How To Beat the Line To Macy’s Santa, NYC

There are certain New York experiences that native residents happily leave to the tourists. New Years Eve in Times Square is one (really, anything in Times Square) and for me, …

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14 NYC Christmas Dos & Don’ts With Kids

I’ve always just assumed the Christmas song “Silver Bells” was written about New York City. New York is a vibrant—if somewhat crowded—place to get into the holiday spirit, which is …

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The ride is a novel way to see nyc
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The Ride of Your Life In NYC

It seems that sitting on a tour bus and having an informed guide point out a city’s sites is no longer enough for the average tourist. Nowadays bus tours must have …

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Sea glass carousel at battery park, nyc
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5 Top things To Do, See, Eat With Kids in NYC

Updated January 2020 When venturing out with kids it’s important to know where you’re going and what you’re likely to do. But in New York City the more important questions …

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Nothing says nyc like pizza
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5 Can’t-Miss NYC Attractions With Tweens

Updated June 2019 A few years ago, I decided it would be a brilliant idea to bring each of my husband’s three young nieces to New York City for a …

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26 Brooklyn Things To Do + Eat With Kids

Updated March 2020 Let me tell you why you need to come to Brooklyn for a day during your next New York City visit with your kids: It’s less crowded …

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