It’s that time of year again in New York City.
It’s amazing how a little bit of sun, flowers in bloom, and birds chirping can change the entire vibe of this beautiful city. Families are out and about, and everyone seems to be just a bit more cheerful. Next stop: summer!
But we don’t want to sidestep spring and all the magic it has to offer. Here are just a few options for this upcoming weekend. We hear it’s going to be a beautiful one, so be sure to head out and take advantage of the sunshine.
New York Hall of Science Playground
Where: Long Island City
When: Opens at 10:00AM on weekends
Why: Kids will have a blast playing and learning in equal measure! With a focus mainly on physics, kids will experience the wonder of science through an entirely unique and playful lens.
Where: 2300 Southern Boulevard – Bronx, NY 10460
When: 10:00AM – 5:30PM on weekends
Why: Kids will love exploring the different ares and pens, visiting the animals as they go. It’s a New York City staple, and perfect for a bright and sunny day. It’s free for very little ones, and if you book online, you receive 10% for child and adult tickets!
Where: 23rd Street & Hudson River Park
When: Hours vary. Check website for more information.
Why: Chelsea Piers has seemingly endless options for kids and adults alike! They offer semester programs, which are definitely worth looking into, but also have a variety of daily drop-in activities. Bonus: it’s right near the High Line, a perfect and scenic location for enjoying the outdoors.