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

  • Excellent public transit
  • Very walkable
  • Bike-friendly

Recent Posts

  • Dorlan’s Tavern & Oyster Bar

    Restaurant in New York
    Winnie User
    4 month old

    I took baby for early happy hour when I needed to get out and get some work done (don't judge!). They welcomed the stroller and didn't eye-roll at the fussing when he woke up. T... More

  • Jacques Torres Chocolate

    Shop/Service in New York
    Winnie User
    4 month old

    Stopped in for coffee for me and a bottle feeding for baby and the staff was so friendly they brought free chocolate over to my table. Only two tables so you have to get lucky, ... More

Parks and 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
  • Brooklyn Roasting Company

    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…

Activities for Kids

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