Attractions

Attractions and museums in New York for kids, including children's museums, museum exhibits, zoos, amusement parks, playgrounds, water parks and more

The 50 best family attractions in NYC
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The 50 best family attractions in NYC

Think sightseeing's just for tourists? These family attractions will have you thinking otherwise—they're too good to pass up, even for local families!

Family attractions in New York

Amazing indoor water parks near NYC
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Amazing indoor water parks near NYC

Bond over wave pools, water slides, slippery coasters and more!

The best underrated kids’ attractions in NYC
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The best underrated kids’ attractions in NYC

You’ll find calmer green spaces, cultural centers and day trips perfect for a quick escape from the busy parts of town. 

The best kids' play spaces in NYC
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The best kids' play spaces in NYC

Look no further for the coolest kids' play spaces in New York City! These kid-friendly venues offer a safe, indoor place for your little ones to grow, learn and explore with others from around the city. Some spaces even offer dedicated rooms for each age group! RECOMMENDED: Full guide to indoor activities for kids in NYC Be sure to check out our favorite youth fitness classes for sporty kids, story time events and kids' playgrounds to keep the smaller folk entertained any day of the week.

The best playgrounds with famous artwork in NYC
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The best playgrounds with famous artwork in NYC

No need to visit museums to catch a glimpse of the best artwork in the city. 

Attractions for active kids

The best roller coasters in America
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The best roller coasters in America

If you can’t get enough of fast-action rides this summer, then this list of the best roller coasters in America is going to rock your world. 

The best parks for kids in NYC
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The best parks for kids in NYC

Browse our guide to the best parks for kids to make the most of your sunny afternoon! 

The best roller skating in NYC
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The best roller skating in NYC

If you’re looking for a bit of retro with your family fun, you’ll want to check out the best NYC rinks.

The best splash parks for kids in NYC
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The best splash parks for kids in NYC

Visit these splash parks when temperatures rise in NYC to make the most out of your summer! 

The best indoor playgrounds for kids
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The best indoor playgrounds for kids

Indoor playgrounds are a great option for kids when it's rainy or snowy!