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Allison Cooper
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Allison Cooper is a freelance writer living in New York...

On The Go With The Kids in NYC!!

Featured Guide

New York City is one of those magical places that you visit and never forget the memories, crazy experiences, and the food that you had while being here. With there being so much to see and do, it’s important to have a clear plan in mind so that the whole family is happy and you can seamlessly go throughout your trip without missing anything the city has to offer. This guide will provide you with the inside scoop from a New York mother know knows the ins and out of this iconic city and how to get the most out of it for the whole family.

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Metropolitan Museum of Art

NYC is filled with so many artistic outlets, but if you only have time to visit one museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art must be it! It offers many new exhibitions each season, but is home to known favorites such as Andy Warhol and Henri Matisse. Located on this Upper East Side, The Met is conveniently...

Library Hotel

This boutique hotel is a NYC experience all on its own. Not only does this hotel have exquisite rooms and offer complimentary breakfast, wine & cheese reception and Wi-Fi, but you also have access to their writers den, reading room, and poetry garden. Located in the heart of midtown, you are a...

Staten Island Ferry

Giving you a free look at the beautiful city from the water, the Staten Island Ferry is the perfect trip addition for anyone traveling in groups and on a budget. Through your experience on the ferry, you will get to see the city from a new angle without forsaking a huge period of time for sightseeing....

Gramercy Tavern

Designed by Bentel & Bentel with beautiful murals by Robert Kushner, this restaurant is truly the hub of history in Gramercy. You will find beautiful antiques in every room to complete the overall feel. Though it may seem like a splurge to dine here, it is a memorable experience that your kids will...

Dream Downtown Hotel

Whether you are looking for a great hotel for your family or just a place to wine and dine, the Dream Hotel is rapidly causing a stir and becoming a well known hot spot. It is a luxury hotel located in Midtown Manhattan that turns fantasies into reality. There are various restaurants, lounges and bars...

National September 11 Memorial & Museum

With the new 9/11 memorial up and running, it’s impossible to visit NYC without visiting Ground Zero and pay your respects. Though a solemn experience, it’s a worthwhile and momentous part of any trip to New York City, and educational for the kids. In addition, you can view the memorial from the...

Strawberry Fields Central Park

While every area in Central Park is worth seeing, and a great place for the kids to run around, there is just something extra special about Strawberry Fields. Located on the Upper West Side, this beautiful black and white mosaic honors the life and many talents of musician John Lennon and...

Jane's Carousel

A great escape for the entire family, Jane’s Carousel offers a relaxing atmosphere for adults and stimulating, memory filled happiness for children. The carousel overlooks the water and gives the whole family a wonderful view of Manhattan from the Brooklyn side. Bring a picnic or wonder over to...

Saks Fifth Avenue

If New York City is the epicenter of the fashion world, then Saks Fifth Avenue is the epicenter of the shopping universe! So, whether you are looking to do some luxury shopping or just interested in stepping inside this iconic building, the original Saks Fifth Avenue is a must-see spot for visitors...

Rosemary's

Located in the West village, Rosemary’s offers a kid-friendly option for the foodie family visiting the Big Apple. Chef Wade Moises, who studied under the high priest of the modern Italian rustic movement, provides mouthwatering dishes in small-plate form that the whole family will love....