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One World Observatory Coupon Code: Save 10%!
(February 12, 2019) - Take advantage of the discount with City Guide's coupon code for One World Observatory, perched atop the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. (read the story...)


Military Savings in NYC
(February 06, 2019) - Being a part of the military has its perks, and these six military and veterans discounts in NYC are just some of them. From free admission to the top of the Western Hemisphere’s tallest building to a discounted full churrasco dining experience at a Brazilian steakhouse, if you’re part of the active or retired military community, you’ll want to take advantage of these amazing citywide savings. Besides, if anyone deserves it, it’s got to be you. (read the story...)


2019 Kids Week at Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
(January 11, 2019) - All aboard! This February, Kids Week returns to The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, and the theme is “Full STEAM Ahead.” During this week of science demos, animal shows, and crafts, kids can develop their skills in Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Mathematics. Concurrent with NYC school system’s midwinter break, Kids Week lasts from Sunday, February 17 through Saturday, February 23. (read the story...)


The Statue of Liberty Museum Opens This May in NYC
(January 11, 2019) - Standing 305 feet above the water in New York Harbor is one of the world’s most recognizable figures: the Statue of Liberty. This iconic New York landmark is getting her due with a new museum opening in May. The Statue of Liberty Museum, adjacent to the Statue on Liberty Island, will be free for all visitors. The museum will contain unique multimedia experiences and astounding artifacts from the copper lady’s 130-year history. Below are some highlights about this brand-new cultural institution. (read the story...)


Chinese New Year in NYC: How to Celebrate Year of the Pig
(January 11, 2019) - Chinese cultures mark time by the lunar calendar, and each year is symbolized by an animal from the Chinese zodiac. This coming year will be The Year of the Pig, starting February 5. New York City will erupt in parades, fireworks, dancing, and music. Read on for a range of events in Manhattan and Queens during the first half of February. (read the story...)


See the Mixed VR Defying Gravity: Women in Space at the Intrepid Museum
(December 21, 2018) - On view now at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is an exhibition for the inspiring astronaut in you. Defying Gravity: Women in Space takes you on the groundbreaking journey of Dr. Mae Jemison, the first African-American woman in space, with the help of VR headsets and a real space shuttle, the Enterprise, a permanent installation at the Intrepid. (read the story...)


Fifth Annual 'Taste of Home' Gingerbread Boulevard at Madison Square Park
(December 03, 2018) - Give your little ones a holiday thrill with a visit to Madison Square Park, which will be hosting a one-of-a-kind life-size gingerbread house this December. (read the story...)


Christmas Trees in New York: Alternatives to Rockefeller Center
(November 26, 2018) - Say “New York at Christmas” and an image of the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree may well pop into your head. And why not? It’s the biggest, Christmasy-est, most holiday-ish tree around. But New York also has a number of other amazing trees scattered throughout the city. To get you in the holiday spirit, we’ve listed a sampling. So grab that candy cane, dust off your striped mittens, and get tree-ing! (read the story...)


Spark Your Child's Imagination at Pip's Island, An Immersive Experience Coming to NYC
(November 13, 2018) - Imagine your child could enter the world of her favorite cartoon, interact with the characters, and save the day. Pip’s Island brings your child’s dream to life with its immersive entertainment center, coming to New York’s Times Square area in 2019. (read the story...)


Walking in a Winter ONEderland at One World Observatory
(November 09, 2018) - To see all of New York, with some seasonal accents, get to the top of One World Trade Center, home of One World Observatory and the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. For a limited time, the observatory has been transformed into Winter ONEderland: A Holiday Experience Above It All. (read the story...)


What to Do During the Holidays in NYC 2018
(November 07, 2018) - Events for the holidays in NYC are some of the most memorable that the city has to offer. Winter 2018 in New York will be no exception, as skating rinks, Christmas trees, holiday markets, department store windows, and the world-famous Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes® will set the wintry city ablaze with light. Read on for the best of NYC holiday events this season! (read the story...)


What to Do During the Holidays in NYC 2018
(November 07, 2018) - Events for the holidays in NYC are some of the most memorable that the city has to offer. Winter 2018 in New York will be no exception, as skating rinks, Christmas trees, holiday markets, department store windows, and the world-famous Christmas Spectacular Starring the Radio City Rockettes® will set the wintry city ablaze with light. Read on for the best of NYC holiday events this season! (read the story...)


Highlights of the 2018 Macy's Thanksgiving Parade
(November 05, 2018) - Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade returns to march down the streets of New York City on Thursday, November 22nd. This is the 92nd annual version of the spectacle, with more than 3.5 million spectators and 50 million television viewers nationwide. (read the story...)


What to Do in SoHo
(November 01, 2018) - As time goes on, all things must change. No other section of New York exemplifies this old bromide better than SoHo. Located directly south of Houston Street on the west side of Manhattan (bounded Lafayette Street on the east, Canal Street on the south, Varick Street on the west), SoHo is a friendly, beautiful, and history-rich section of New York that is home to some of the best shopping, dining, and avant-garde art. (read the story...)


What to Do on The Lower East Side
(November 01, 2018) - For decades, New York City's Lower East Side was synonymous with immigrants housed in cramped tenements, suffering terrible conditions in hope of a better life. Today, this cultural mecca is home to emerging artists, young professionals, and innovative shopkeepers with dreams of their own. (read the story...)


Zombies Attack in Mission: Undead 7D at Madame Tussauds in NYC
(October 26, 2018) - A brand-new 7D experience at Madame Tussauds New York, Mission: Undead, tasks you with killing more zombies than your friends! Prevent the zombie apocalypse and survive your first night of work on the force at this newly opened, state-of-the-art Times Square attraction. (read the story...)


Save on National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey with City Guide's Coupon Code
(October 26, 2018) - Go on an immersive adventure beneath the seas, from the South Pacific to the coast of California, with National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey. Take advantage of City Guide's coupon code and you can enjoy it at a discount: $5 off with a copy of City Guide magazine at the box office, or with the code CITY18 online at NatGeoEncounter.com. (read the story...)


Students Attend Spy School for Free at SPYSCAPE
(October 26, 2018) - SPYSCAPE, one of the hottest new attractions in New York City, welcomes students to Spy School! This program, free with the purchase of a regular ticket, will train students in the fine art of espionage using interactive experiences and authentic artifacts from historical spies. Participants at this spy museum in Midtown West will build skills in critical thinking, leadership, creativity, and agility (during the laser-dodging portion, that is!). (read the story...)


Things to Do in New York in December
(October 26, 2018) - The list of things to do in New York in December is long and varied. From perennial favorites like the lighting of the Rockefeller Christmas Tree to the Holiday Train Show at The New York Botanical Garden, it's a magical time of year to be in NYC! (Updated for 2018.) (read the story...)


Planning for the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon
(October 19, 2018) - The 2018 TCS New York City Marathon will attract distance runners from around the world, putting on a show of stamina and determination for fans who line the streets of all five boroughs. The race is held on the first Sunday in November, which will be on the 4th in 2018. (read the story...)


What to Expect at New York's New 'DreamWorks Trolls The Experience'
(October 12, 2018) - A world of rainbows, sparkles, and very big hair is coming to New York City as DreamWorks Trolls The Experience arrives in midtown. Sprawled across multiple floors, this interactive adventure will thrill fans of the movie Trolls and pretty much any kid who likes to dress up, bang on things, collect glitter, or dance. (read the story...)


A Perfect Day at Liberty Island, Ellis Island, & The Battery
(September 28, 2018) - The tip of Manhattan—The Battery, connected to Liberty and Ellis islands across New York Harbor—is the cradle of New York history. A strategic battle site in the Revolutionary War and the former seat of the United States capital, this area combines the old and the new, with beautiful antique buildings like City Hall near brand-new construction projects like the ultra-modern Oculus mall. (read the story...)


See Luke Skywalker’s Authentic Lightsaber at Ripley’s!
(September 28, 2018) - Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Times Square is a sightseeing experience unlike any other, and through the month of October there's a special rarity making it even more attractive: Luke Skywalker’s actual lightsaber from Star Wars! Mark Hamill, who played Skywalker, wielded this prop in The Empire Strikes Back. (read the story...)


Brooklyn Backyards: 8 Parks to Visit in Brooklyn
(September 21, 2018) - Brooklyn might move at a slower pace than Manhattan, but it’s still New York City. It’s crowded and busy! Sometimes you need a release, whether it’s a game of bocce or a nap under a tree. Read on for the best green spaces in Brooklyn where you’ll find jaw-dropping views of the skyline, community activities, sports, and nature. (read the story...)


How to Spend an Afternoon in Red Hook, Brooklyn
(September 21, 2018) - Along with the revitalization of other Brooklyn neighborhoods, Red Hook is attracting lovers of lobster, chocolate, spirits, boats, and barbecue. Take the ferry and spend an afternoon in Red Hook, enjoying all the eats and activities the area has to offer. We promise a killer photo of the Statue of Liberty if you go! (read the story...)



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