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The best things to do in NYC, including popular events, festivals, attractions and tours, free activities and entertainment. See upcoming events and what’s on in New York today.

20 amazing things to do in NYC this week
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20 amazing things to do in NYC this week

Here are the best events, parties and shows to see in NYC this week 

The best things to do in spring in NYC
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The best things to do in spring in NYC

Get excited for flower shows, festivals, street fairs and awesome outdoor flea markets

63 amazing things to do in NYC in May
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63 amazing things to do in NYC in May

Summer is in the air and we couldn’t be more excited

The best day trips from NYC
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The best day trips from NYC

These excellent day trips from NYC to beaches and wineries come in handy

You can now buy a permit to play on all of NYC’s outdoor tennis courts
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You can now buy a permit to play on all of NYC’s outdoor tennis courts

Those that have a valid IDNYC card can snag one for $90

The best things to do in New York

The best things to do in NYC according to locals and Time Out Editors
Things to do

The best things to do in NYC according to locals and Time Out Editors

Use this epic insider's guide to restaurants, bars, clubs, museums and more

The best museums in NYC
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The best museums in NYC

Including exhibitions at MoMA, the American Museum of Natural History and more

Free things to do in NYC
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Free things to do in NYC

We’ve rounded up the best free things to do to keep your schedule full

The best New York attractions
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The best New York attractions

We've compiled our favorite sights in and around Gotham

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Events and festivals

Amateur Night at the Apollo
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Amateur Night at the Apollo

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Catacombs by Candlelight Tour
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Catacombs by Candlelight Tour

This tour of St. Patrick’s Basilica takes you to the resting places of legendary New Yorkers

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3 out of 5 stars
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Rock the Yacht!
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Rock the Yacht!

Rock the yacht on this booze cruise with awesome views of the NYC Skyline.

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EmptyMet Tour at The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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EmptyMet Tour at The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Visit the Met before it opens to the public for the day on this VIP tour. The museum feels so peaceful without the usual crush of tourists.

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One World Observatory
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One World Observatory

Get a birds' eye view of NYC from the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere

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4 out of 5 stars
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New York attractions

The High Line
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The High Line

There are few places more pleasant than the High Line on a sunny afternoon

Coney Island and Luna Park
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Coney Island and Luna Park

From the turn of the century to the Second World War, Coney Island was NYC’s playground

Times Square
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Times Square

As city districts go, Times Square is a global legend, and rightfully so

Empire State Building
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Empire State Building

Trying to imagine NYC’s skyline without the Empire State Building is pretty tough.

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New York museums

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The American Museum of Natural History
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The American Museum of Natural History

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
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Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
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Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

 

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New York by borough

Manhattan
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Manhattan

Brooklyn
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Brooklyn

Queens
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Queens

Bronx
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Bronx