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Things To Do in New York City, NY

Do you feel like you’re in a rut? Break free from the routine by exploring all the wonderful, fun-filled things to do in the area! We have it all from family fun and kid-friendly entertainment, to adult playgrounds and movie theaters. Discover just how rich the city is by scrolling below to find out the attractions around you.

Click on any attraction to get directions. You can also click on each category to find even more things to do. From outdoor fun to indoor mystery – nothing compares to the excitement that awaits you. With all our options, you’ll wish that days lasted longer!

Astoria Park

Astoria Park

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The Spa at Mandarin Oriental New York

The Spa at Mandarin Oriental New York

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Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting

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Bayonne Golf Club

Bayonne Golf Club

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Fraunces Tavern Museum

Fraunces Tavern Museum

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City Cinemas 1, 2 & 3

City Cinemas 1, 2 & 3

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The Jewish Museum of New York

The Jewish Museum of New York

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Carnegie Hall

Carnegie Hall

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Le Souk Harem

Le Souk Harem

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New York Aquarium

New York Aquarium

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Macy's

Macy's

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Van Cortlandt Park

Van Cortlandt Park

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MCNY Tours

MCNY Tours

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Local Resources in New York City, NY

When you’re visiting a city or are new to the area, finding information on local resources might be hard. You may find yourself in need of airport information, food banks, local radio and TV stations, hospitals, churches or even schools in the area. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.

Our local resources include universities, colleges and school districts; local government services and branches; hospitals, clinics and urgent care services; local news stations and newspapers; airports and trains; and local utilities – cable and internet services, natural gas, electric, water and cell phone services.

Anything you might need while you travel or when you first get established in a new city, we have in our "Local Resources" tab at the top of the page. Click on the category you’re looking for to find countless options to suit your needs.

NYC Department of Education

NYC Department of Education

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The City of New York

The City of New York

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VA Medical Center Manhattan

VA Medical Center Manhattan

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New York Post

New York Post

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New York Post

New York Post

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MTA Metro-North Railroad

MTA Metro-North Railroad

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Verizon

Verizon

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