Art Walk at Brookfield Place

Brookfield Place 220 Vesey Street,

Look for works ranging from oil on canvas to handmade ceramics throughout the 40-foot palms and glass atrium in this shopping and office complex. In addition to a permanent collection…

Seaglass Carousel

Battery Park & Playscape State Street & Battery Place,

Spin under the sea in an aquatic carousel in historic Battery Park. Sit within iridescent fiberglass fish that glide through a (covered) spiraling nautilus of glass and steel. LED color-changing…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $6

imagiNATIONS Activity Center

National Museum of the American Indian - New York One Bowling Green,

Solve puzzles, perform experiments, play state-of-the-art computer simulations and find out how corn is like a dog in this interactive, family-friendly space. Explore scientific principles behind Native innovations and technologies…

NYC Ferry

NYC Various locations,

Travel by state-of-the-art ferry to stops in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx, and Staten Island along the East River and Hudson River. Indoor and outdoor seating. Charging stations, concessions, AC/heat…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $2.75, free/kids under 44 inches

1885 Tall Ship Wavertree & 1908 Lightship Ambrose

South Street Seaport Museum 12 Fulton Street,

Visit the 130-year-old tall ship Wavertree with self-guided tours along a set route include access to the main deck and quarter deck. Learn how people worked and lived aboard a…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 Pay-what-you-wish

Blue Man Group

Astor Place Theater 434 Lafayette Street,

Experience a unique, imaginative, multi-sensory worldwide hit where it all began, in an intimate downtown theater. Three bizarre bald blue men make music with innovative instruments and interact with each…

Suggested Ages: 3 to 14+, Adult Friendly
🎟 $54.50-$102

Courage to Act: Rescue in Denmark

Museum of Jewish Heritage 36 Battery Place,

Learn about remarkable story of the rescue of the Danish Jews during the Holocaust. Together, Jewish and non-Jewish neighbors of all ages mobilized to create one of the most effective—and…

Suggested Ages: 9 to 14+, Adult Friendly
🎟 $18/adults, $12/students & seniors, free/ages 12 & under

Staten Island Ferry

Whitehall Terminal 4 Whitehall Street,

Take a free ferry ride from Whitehall Terminal in Lower Manhattan to Staten Island and back for great views of The Statue of Liberty and the Manhattan & Brooklyn skylines.…

Mercer Labs

Mercer Labs 21 Dey Street,

Explore a 45,000 square ft realm where technology and art collide with fifteen experimental exhibition spaces, interactive experiences, unique listening encounters and immersive installations. Challenge your senses in immersive digital…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $52, $46/ages 4-12 & 65+

Pier 25 Mini-Golf

Pier 25 227 West St,

Manhattan’s only 18-hole miniature golf course features waterfalls, streams, a pond, foot bridges, sand traps and even a cave plus a stunning location on Hudson River Park’s Pier 25. Lemonade,…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $5/ages 12 & under, $12/ages 13+

BLOOMTANICA

Genesis House 40A Tenth Ave at W 13th St,

Explore a physical meets digital floral experience that blends elements of Korea’s natural beauty with celebrity floral artist' Jeff Leatham’s signature floral oeuvre. Walk through a surreal world of floral…

Sea Idylss

The Seaport Fulton & Front Street,

Carole A. Feuerman’s iconic monumental swimmers (previously on Park Avenue) are now sunbathing at the Seaport. Say hello to hyperrealistical painted outdoor swimmers in various fashions and poses. The 5…

IMAGINARI: The Insect World

IMAGINARI 200 Hudson St,

Explore the enchanting realm of insects in a 12,000+ sq space in Tribeca blends art, science, and playfulness. See awe-inspiring installations, including towering 6-foot bees and flowers, a magnificent 12-foot…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $36/adults, $28/children

The Banksy Museum

The Banksy Museum 277 Canal Street,

Explore the witty works of enigmatic British artist Banksy. The largest collection of his works worldwide, spanning a 15,000 square feet, provides a comprehensive and in-depth exploration into one of…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
🎟 $21 (with family bundle), free/ages 5 & under

An Evening with the Voices of the InvestiGators Audiobooks

The Seaport Fulton & Front Street,

Dive into the exciting world of super spy alligators with the masterminds behind the audiobooks of the best-selling InvestigatiGators series at McNally Jackson Seaport. Join author John Patrick Green, co-author…

Parade of Ships

Battery Park & Playscape State Street & Battery Place,

Watch as U.S. Navy fleets, including U.S. Marine Corps personnel, U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Coast Guard, and Royal Canadian ships, sail the Hudson River from Battery Park to just south…

Freeman Plaza Opening Party

Freeman Plaza West Hudson & Canal St,

Celebrate the opening of the 900-square foot turf lawn for the season with an array of activities, prizes, and treats from local partners, including Gregorys, The Door, LTD Pizza, Westville,…