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Explore Science and Technology at SONY Wonder Technology Lab

Explore Science and Technology at SONY Wonder Technology Lab

SONY Wonder Technology Lab is a free state-of-the-art facility in midtown Manhattan, where kids can learn about science and technology.

Menorah Lightings in the New York City Area

Menorah Lightings in the New York City Area

Menorahs are lit during Hanukkah to commemorate the miracle of the little oil that burned for eight days and to honor Jewish ancestors. Keep the tradition alive by attending one of these special ceremonies.

Tree Lighting Ceremonies in Long Island

Tree Lighting Ceremonies in Long Island

Here’s where you can view Christmas tree lighting ceremonies in Nassau and Suffolk Counties on Long Island.

2016 Tree Lighting Ceremonies in New York City

2016 Tree Lighting Ceremonies in New York City

UPDATED November 2016: Here’s where you can view Christmas tree and lighting ceremonies in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens.

2016 Tree Lighting Ceremonies in Rockland, Westchester, and Fairfield

2016 Tree Lighting Ceremonies in Rockland, Westchester, and Fairfield

UPDATED November 2016: Here’s where you can view Christmas tree lighting ceremonies in Rockland, Westchester, and Fairfield Counties.

The Discovery of King Tut Opens at Premier Exhibitions Fifth Avenue

The Discovery of King Tut Opens at Premier Exhibitions Fifth Avenue

The Discovery of King Tut is a traveling exhibit created by Premier Exhibitions that recreates archeologist Howard Carter’s discovery of King Tut’s tomb in Egypt.

Where to See 2016 Holiday Train Shows in NYC

Where to See 2016 Holiday Train Shows in NYC

UPDATED November 2016: Visit New York Botanical Garden, Grand Central Terminal, and New-York Historical Society for their holiday train shows and plenty of other family-friendly activities for the 2016 winter season.

What To Do With Kids This Weekend On Long Island

What To Do With Kids This Weekend On Long Island

Plan your weekend with our round-up of the best things to do with kids on Long Island this Saturday and Sunday.

What To Do with Kids This Weekend in Westchester, Rockland, and Bergen Counties

What To Do with Kids This Weekend in Westchester, Rockland, and Bergen Counties

Plan your weekend with our round-up of the best things to do with kids in Westchester, Rockland, and Bergen counties this Saturday and Sunday.

What To Do with Kids This Weekend in New York City

What To Do with Kids This Weekend in New York City

Plan your weekend with our round-up of the best things to do with kids in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens this Saturday and Sunday.

Travel to Northwest Arkansas for Family-Friendly Fun

Travel to Northwest Arkansas for Family-Friendly Fun

If you're looking for a great family trip, explore Northwest Arkansas and discover a world of kid-friendly activities that children will love in the burgeoning areas of Fayetteville and Bentonville.

Celebrate Dia de los Muertos with Frida Kahlo at NYBG

Celebrate Dia de los Muertos with Frida Kahlo at NYBG

On October 23, attend Frida for Families at the New York Botanical Garden and celebrate Dia de los Muertos with the works of Frida Kahlo.

Ice Skating at Rockefeller Center 2015 Season Info

Ice Skating at Rockefeller Center 2015 Season Info

The Rink at Rockefeller Center opens its ice to the public on Tuesday, October 13. Read on to find out about opening day activities, the 2015 season schedule, and fun extras that Rockefeller Center has in store for visitors this winter.

What to Do on Roosevelt Island

What to Do on Roosevelt Island

Roosevelt Island, the 2-mile-long strip of land between Manhattan and Queens, has more to offer families other than housing. The island houses many NYC historical sites, including a lighthouse and an old asylum, and makes for a great family day trip.

Grand Opening of The Sugar Hill Children's Museum of Art & Storytelling

Grand Opening of The Sugar Hill Children's Museum of Art & Storytelling

New children's museum opens in New York City, devoted to art of storytelling.

5 Reasons We Love DUMBO

5 Reasons We Love DUMBO

Jane's Carousel, Brooklyn Bridge Park, and nearby Pier 6 playgrounds all make DUMBO a great place for a family outing with your kids.

Celebrating Alice's 150th Birthday

Celebrating Alice's 150th Birthday

This fall, events all over New York City are commemorating the 150th Anniversary of Lewis Carroll's beloved classic, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.

The Uni: Pop-Up Reading and Art in Public Spaces

The Uni: Pop-Up Reading and Art in Public Spaces

A pop-up reading room and drawing cart is bringing arts, inspiration, and learning to public spaces across NYC for free. Learn more about The Uni!

Burr Homestead in Fairfield County: Family Outing

Burr Homestead in Fairfield County: Family Outing

Built in 1755 and rebuilt in 1779 after the Revolutionary War, the Burr Homestead has hosted visitors, such as George Washington and Samuel Adams, and events, such as John Hancock and Dorothy Quincy's wedding. Here's why you should take a day trip and visit this historical place with your kids.

Family Outing: New York Transit Museum

Family Outing: New York Transit Museum

Housed inside a historic subway station, the New York Transit Museum takes an interactive, educational look at how the city moves—literally. Here's when and why to visit with your kids.

A Day Trip to Poughkeepsie: Three Activities for the Perfect Visit

A Day Trip to Poughkeepsie: Three Activities for the Perfect Visit

A Bronx family takes a day trip to Poughkeepsie where they visit the Walkway Over the Hudson pedestrian bridge and The Mid-Hudson Children’s Museum.

5 Reasons We Love the Bronx Zoo's Renovated Children's Zoo

5 Reasons We Love the Bronx Zoo's Renovated Children's Zoo

After a lengthy renovation, the Children's Zoo at the Bronx Zoo reopened with new animals and activities for the little ones.

Secrets of Central Park

Secrets of Central Park

Stretching more than 800 acres in the center of Manhattan, Central Park offers so many fun things to do with kids, from boat rides and outdoor performances in the summer to ice-skating in the winter. Here, your guide to visiting this iconic park.

New York Wheel: A Massive New Attraction Coming to Staten Island

New York Wheel: A Massive New Attraction Coming to Staten Island

The New York Wheel, on the Staten Island shoreline, will be the largest of its kind in the world, creating a major new attraction for travelers on the Staten Island Ferry and others who venture to that borough.

Family Outing: Philipsburg Manor

Family Outing: Philipsburg Manor

Through historical interpretation and interactive storytelling, Philipsburg Manor in Sleepy Hollow, NY immerses visitors in the lives of colonial slaves on an 18th-century estate. Get tips on visiting this Historic Hudson Valley site with kids.




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