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

  • Bike-friendly
  • Excellent public transit
  • Very walkable

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  • Dana
    1h ago Brooklyn, NY

    Recommendations for really good, well scaffolded, educational apps for 2+? So far we’ve loved the Highlights shapes and Endless Alphabet apps, and just discovered the Epic books... More

  • Anonymous

    Going with baby girl...want opinions...we have a two week vacation my husband has to use for work. Should we go 1 week Barcelona 1 week Madrid 1 week Madrid 1 week Lisbon 1 wee... More

Parks & Playgrounds

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Family Restaurants

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  • Gran Morsi

    Good for Nursing, Highchairs, Stroller Friendly, Parking…
  • Jack's Wife Freda

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

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

    Good for Play, Changing Tables, Highchairs, Stroller Friendly…
  • Westville Chelsea

    Good for Play, Good for Nursing, Highchairs, Stroller Friendly…
  • Cafe Lalo

    Good for Nursing, Highchairs, Parking, Fun for Grownups…

Activities for Kids

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