The best things to do with kids in New York City

NEW YORK LOVES KIDS

Discover the coolest family fun in New York City covering Manhattan, Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn and Staten Island. You'll find amazing ideas for the perfect family day out, and suggestions for great classes, camps, party venues, entertainers and more.

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Schimmel Center at Pace University presents NEW SHANGHAI CIRCUS

Schimmel Center at Pace University presents NEW SHANGHAI CIRCUS

Schimmel Center at Pace University presents New Shanghai Circus on Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 4pm. Tickets start at $29 and can be purchased online at www.schimmelcenter.org, by phone at 212-346-1715, or by visiting the Schimmel Center Box Office at 3 Spruce Street in Manhattan. Box office hours are Tuesday-Saturday, Noon-5pm, and… Read more »

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Recently added events

20 Apr

555 W. 42nd Street New York NY 10036

04/20/2019 To 04/20/2019

12:00 To 13:00

    Story Pirates Flagship Show Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre 555 West 42nd Street, New York, NY 10036 Saturday, April 20 at 12 noon All tickets $35 The Story Pirates Flagship Show features stories written by kids, brought to life by NYC’s most talented comedians, teaching artists, and musicians. Read more…

17 Feb

792 Eastern Parkway Brooklyn, NY 11213

02/17/2019 To 02/17/2019

14:00 To 15:00

Step into our world of music at the Kids’ Concert featuring the Rogers Park band! The exciting and unique Kids’ Concert will be on Sunday February 17 at 2:00 pm. Concert admission is free with museum admission. Read more…

07 Apr

143-35 37th Avenue Flushing, NY 11354

04/07/2019 To 04/07/2019

11:00 To 12:30

Ever wondered what makes all the lights in your house turn on? Here at the Queens Historical Society we are looking for bright minds to join us in an exciting family workshop to help us illuminate the past and shine bright into the future. Read more…

18 Mar

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10128

03/18/2019 To 03/22/2019

09:30 To 16:00

Build and improve creative skills through gallery explorations and studio activities in these exciting vacation day camps offered by the Guggenheim Museum. In the galleries, campers will explore works of art from the permanent collection and special exhibitions. Read more…

19 Feb

103 Charlton St, New York, New York, 10014

02/19/2019 To 12/30/2019

10:45 To 12:00

GoBambino presents: Music time! Story time! Art time! Join Children’s Museum of Arts in teaching young artists for an art-filled session! Read more…

24 Feb

21 West End Ave, New York, NY 10069

02/24/2019 To 02/24/2019

11:00 To 14:30

Families are invited to try the growing sport of rock climbing! Reach new heights by climbing up to 40 feet high… if you can! Learn about the different disciplines within rock climbing, and get a taste for each with help from our staff! This event is reservation only and space… Read more…

24 Feb

Schimmel Center, 3 Spruce St, New York, NY 10038

02/24/2019 To 02/24/2019

16:00 To 16:00

Schimmel Center at Pace University presents New Shanghai Circus on Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 4pm. Tickets start at $29 and can be purchased online at www.schimmelcenter.org, by phone at 212-346-1715, or by visiting the Schimmel Center Box Office at 3 Spruce Street in Manhattan. Read more…