There's fun for the whole family wherever you go in New York. Here are some family friendly experiences you can try together that are certain to make your escape a blast:
Vacationing in New York on a budget? The following can be seen for zip.
Brooklyn Historical Society - See if there are any special exhibits or guided tours on at this respected museum.
Red Cube - This is a must-do for culture vultures hoping to add an artistic touch to their vacation.
Imagination Playground - Let your hair down and add a bit of extra fun to your vacation here.
Federal Reserve Bank of New York - Be wowed by the design and originality of this impressive example of modernistic architecture.
Former New York Life Insurance Company Building - You'll feel like you've been transported back in time while ambling around this historic site.
South Street Seaport - Discover why both locals and tourists gravitate toward the ambiance of this place.
Gowanus Canal - There's something relaxing about being around water, so be sure to spend a while here.
African Burial Ground National Monument - Spend some time here and learn about the importance of this place to the local community.
St. Paul's Chapel - Throw a bit of spirituality into your trip with a visit to this religious attraction.
Brower Park - Retreat from the big city and immerse yourself in Mother Nature at this glorious landscape.
City Hall Park - Work on your green thumb and explore the many and varied plants on display.
When the weather is putting on a show, these outdoor activities really shine:
Try some of these appealing indoor activities and turn a rainy day into an adventure:
With loads of famous sights like these to visit, your hardest decision will be what to see first:
You'll want to put these attractions at the top of your to-do list to get the most out of your visit:
There are loads of tours and activities here that are ideal if you're watching your pennies:
You'll barely have time to grab your wallet out of your pocket with so many free attractions: