Things to do with kids in Manhattan

About Manhattan, NY

The long, thin island of Manhattan is the heart of New York City and home to many of its most iconic landmarks, including Times Square, Broadway, Central Park, Rockefeller Center and the Met. While living in one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world can be a bit of a challenge, local families cherish the diversity, character, and culture of Manhattan's historic neighborhoods. One thing is certainly true — there's no excuse for boredom here!

What Families Love

  • Very walkable
  • Excellent public transit
  • Bike-friendly

Recent Posts

  • Carl Schurz Park

    Park in New York
    Winnie User
    3 year old

    Fantastic playground and park. Bathrooms next to Gracie Mansion and at Catbird playground.

  • Westville Wall Street

    Restaurant in New York
    Winnie User
    5 month old

    Their other locations are some of my favorite places to eat so I was thrilled when the latest location opened near me. Lots of tables have room nearby for a stroller and the noi... More

Parks & Playgrounds

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Family Restaurants

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  • Jack's Wife Freda

    Good for Nursing, Highchairs, Mothers Room, Fun for Grownups…
  • The Smith

    Good for Nursing, Changing Tables, Highchairs, Stroller Friendly…
  • The Breslin

    Good for Nursing, Changing Tables, Stroller Friendly, Restrooms
  • Hill Country Chicken

    Good for Play, Changing Tables, Highchairs, Stroller Friendly…
  • Hudson Eats

    Good for Nursing, Changing Tables, Highchairs, Stroller Friendly…
  • Absolute Bagels

    Good for Nursing, Kids Menu, Stroller Friendly, Parking…

Activities for Kids

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