Sometimes you need to embrace family weekend getaways—even if it's only for a New York minute.
Scour the web for an all-inclusive family resort, book your stay and brainstorm fun activities. The good news you won't have to do it alone—we're here to help! Thanks to interesting kids' museums, awesome family attractions and thrilling kids' amusement parks, our favorite spots are bursting with activity.
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Want to learn and explore? Washington D.C. is overflowing with museums and monuments. Need a place to unwind? Lake Placid works! Now matter what your brood is anxious to do this year, we guarantee our favorite locales for weekend getaways with kids are worthwhile. Packing for the trip? Well, that's another story...