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.
Here’s where you can view Christmas tree lighting ceremonies in Nassau and Suffolk Counties on Long Island.
Here’s where you can view Christmas tree and lighting ceremonies in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens.
Here’s where you can view Christmas tree lighting ceremonies in Rockland, Westchester, and Fairfield Counties.
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.
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 2015 winter season.
From concerts and performances, to workshops and exhibits, plan your weekend with our round up of the best things to do with kids on Long Island this Saturday and Sunday. Check out our picks for kids' activities in Nassau and Suffolk counties.
From concerts and performances, to workshops and exhibits, plan your weekend with our round up of the best things to do with kids in New York and the northern suburbs this Saturday and Sunday. Check out our picks for kids' activities in Westchester, Rockland, and Fairfield counties.
From concerts and performances, to workshops and exhibits, plan your weekend with our round up of the best things to do with kids in NYC this Saturday and Sunday. Check out our picks for kids' activities in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Queens.
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.
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.
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.
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.
New children's museum opens in New York City, devoted to art of storytelling.
Jane's Carousel, Brooklyn Bridge Park, and nearby Pier 6 playgrounds all make DUMBO a great place for a family outing with your kids.
This fall, events all over New York City are commemorating the 150th Anniversary of Lewis Carroll's beloved classic, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.
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!
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.
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 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.
After a lengthy renovation, the Children's Zoo at the Bronx Zoo reopened with new animals and activities for the little ones.
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.
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.
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.
Diggerland USA is a construction-themed adventure park geared toward all truck lovers. Kids—the biggest construction vehicle enthusiasts—can ride in and operate excavators, backhoes, and loaders.