Tackling New York City with kids can be a challenge. There’s so much to see and do and it’s tempting to load up the itinerary until everyone’s feet hurt and the little ones start to whine. Our...Read More
Family Vacations in New York City
Family Vacations: New York City
Any city lover should have New York City at the top of her family vacations bucket list. No matter what your family likes to do, New York City will fit the bill. Got little kids? There are 4 children’s museums. Like theater? There are dozens of Broadway and off-Broadway offerings, plus free theater throughout the city. Music, art, dance, food, fashion – whatever your passion, there is something great to do on a family vacation in New York City.
There are even 2 major league baseball teams, 2 pro football teams, 2 pro basketball, 2 pro hockey teams, plus minor league ball, parades, festivals and free outdoor events even in winter (ice skating, urban hikes in Central Park and fireworks on New Years Eve). It is truly the city with everything.
New York City is home to a number of TravelingMom’s family travel experts. We’ve spent our lives exploring the ins and outs of the city and we share what we know on these pages.
Our experience is the key to ensuring your family vacations deliver all the fun and joy you hope they will. We know what works for kids and what doesn’t. And we’ve got tips for making the most of your family trip, wherever you want to go.
What You Need to Know about Family Vacations in New York City
On these pages, we’ll tell you about the best family hotels in the city. We’ll tell about the best things to do with kids in New York City. We’ll give you tips for saving money and tips for getting the most out of your family vacations in New York City. And we’ll tell you the best free things to do in the town. Doing the free stuff is always the best way to save money on family vacations.
Our writers know the ins and outs of family vacations in Chicago, New York City, the Caribbean, Hawaii, London, Los Angeles, Washington DC, Orlando, San Diego, San Francisco and, of course that family vacation Mecca: Disney.
Get all of our tips and insights here. If you don’t find what you need, visit our TravelingMom Facebook page and post your question there. Chances are good someone will know the answer. That’s because TravelingMom’s family travel experts have been there. We have learned what works best for families. And we’re ready to share to make your family vacations in New York City the best they can be.