BEST OF NYC THIS WEEK
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⛳️ Play Pixar Putt, 18 interactive holes inspired by belovedPixar films like Toy Story and The Incredibles.
⛳️ In case of rain/heat, mini-golf indoors at Shipwrecked in Brooklyn, featuring special effects & pirate plots (and separate escape rooms) or try an Angry-Birds-themed course at American Dream in Jersey which also has a water park, roller coasters, aquarium & more.
✨Stay cool & dry at immersive, multi-media, interactive pop-ups.
✨ Play with giant balloons in Superreal in the gorgeous Cipriani building downtown.
✨ Interact with the rainbow at the The Nature of Color at the American Museum of Natural History. Plus learn about bioluminescence in Creatures of Light and be dazzled in the new Halls of Gems and Minerals.
✨ Explore underwater worlds & nature-inspired fantasy lands at interactive Arcadia Earth.
🎨 Go inside paintings at dueling digital exhibitions - Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience in FiDi (has VR & a kids drawing studio) and Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit New York on the LES (more sophisticated graphics).
🎨 Also visit the interactive children's floor at the New-York Historical Society, fascinating MoMath, hands-on New York Hall of Science and many more kid-friendly museums.