Activities in New York for children

Horse-drawn carriages at Central Park in New York © Copyright Monika Fuchs, TravelWorldOnline
Horse-drawn carriages at Central Park in New York for children
New York for children - with horse-drawn carriages through Central Park in New York


What can you do with children in New York?

Visiting a city is not an easy task if you have children in tow. The trick is to entertain the offspring on the one hand and on the other hand to make sure that he gets tired. New York City offers its willing visitors lots of fun and adventure. If you're planning a trip with children to the Big Apple, then you should definitely put these three New York activities for kids on their to-do list:

New York for kids at the Bronx Zoo

When visiting New York, do not miss the Bronx Zoo. The kids will be thrilled! On an area of ​​over 1 km², more than 600 young visitors can observe various species of mammals, birds, reptiles, fish and insects in their habitats. The largest inner city zoo in the world is also home to stunning facilities such as Tiger Mountain, Congo Gorilla Forest, Wild Asia Monorail and Madagascar. A visit to the Bronx Zoo is a must for children of all ages, who want to see the creatures that live on our planet - whether they are big or small - up close.

Children's Museum of Manhattan

Maybe lions, tigers and bears are a bit too wild for your kids and they want something "tamer". In any case, the Manhattan Children's Museum is the perfect destination. The Children's Museum of Manhattan (CMOM) combines creativity with culture. With its wide range of exhibitions and activities, it also brings its young visitors closer to topics such as play, health and education from a global perspective. 350 000 families buy tickets to the CMOM every year - testimony to the great influence that the Children's Museum has to offer as one of the most educational and inspiring Attractions of New York hat.

Toy shop FAO Black

Okay, let's face it: kids need to take home a memorabilia from every trip. So what's better than the greatest toy shop in the world? FAO Black was founded by 1862 and is the most popular destination for young visitors in New York City. Some attractions in New York can not be put into words, but must be seen and experienced with their own eyes. FAO Black is one of them. Let's put it this way: There is no better mix of Santa's workshop and an amusement park. Your purse will be a little lighter after that, but your kids will love you for it.


Tips for New York


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Text: © Copyright Monika Fuchs, TravelWorldOnline
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Activities in New York for children

4 thoughts too "Activities in New York for children"

  1. These are really great tips for our next trip to New York. The last time we were alone there, without children, but next year we would like to go to New York together with our children.
    I am very excited about the Bronx Zoo, my son loves reptiles and insects, he will certainly enjoy it very much :-)

    1. Glad if you like it :) Maybe you would like to tell us how you liked your son?

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