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BEST PLAYGROUNDS IN THE NEW YORK CITY AREA

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by NYMetroParents Staff

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We've put together a list of the most family-friendly playgrounds throughout the New York City area, including in the city, on Long Island, and in the suburbs. Plus, we offer tips and advice for getting the most out of your visit.

 

Click on a region below:

New York City

 

Long Island

 

Suburbs:

Rockland County, NY

Westchester County, NY

Fairfield County, CT

 

 

Also see: Our guide to the most family-friendly beaches in the NYC area

A Parent's Guide to Summer in the NYC Area

 


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