The best indoor playgrounds for kids
Indoor playgrounds are a great option for kids when it's rainy, snowy or their favorite schoolyard playground may be closed!
Best apple picking farms and orchards for families
Labor Day marks the start of apple picking season on the East Coast—ready your baskets and little red wagons!
The best laser tag in NYC
Did we mention it's a great time for laser tag?
Carousels in New York City
Let the kiddos take a ride on a horse, unicorn or even a gigantic grasshopper
Indoor activities for kids
Yoga for kids in NYC
Yoga for kids is more than just goofing around—it's an amazing way to help kids build confidence!
NYC play spaces
Take 'em to indoor NYC play spaces so they can bounce off the walls
NYC museums: The best exhibits for kids right now
These are the NYC museums that every Big Apple kid should see before they hit five feet
The best story time events for children in New York City
Have you attended a story time with the kids yet this season?
NYC beaches, swimming pools and more
NYC beaches for families
It doesn't truly feel like summer until there's sand between your toes! Head to NYC's best beaches to build stellar sandcastles and chill on the beach
Swimming pools for kids in NYC
Families can always count NYC's public swimming pools for a cool escape
Water parks near NYC
From slippy slides to lazy rivers, these amusement parks won't disappoint
Splash parks for kids in NYC
Low-key splash parks and water playgrounds are perfect for your mini city kids
Free kayaking in NYC for families
You'll be glad to know that your family can get afloat right in NYC
Hiking, camping near NYC and more
Hiking trails for families in NYC
Set out on one of NYC’s coolest hiking trails with the kids for an afternoon fun
Public gardens for families in NYC
Have you stopped to smell the flowers lately?
Children's gardens in NYC
These adorable gardens are made just for the little ones
Best kids fishing spots in NYC
Catch-and-release fishing is more common in NYC than you might think—why not give it a shot?
The best camping near NYC
Book a campsite, borrow a tent and do some stargazing at these neat campgrounds
Outdoor restaurants and other eats
The best farmers’ markets in NYC
Kids might reconsider their aversion to veggies when they meet the farmers that grow them
Pick your own fruits and vegetables near New York City
Pick your own fruit and veggies with our guide to all the pick your own you can handle
The best spots for picnicking in NYC with kids
Take the kids picnicking in NYC parks