Dominique Ansel Bakery

Dominique Ansel Bakery 189 Spring Street between Sullivan & Thompson, New York, NY
FREE

French bakery Dominique Ansel has delicious classic and post-modern pastries and specular seasonal desserts like hot chocolate with a blossoming marshmallow flower, frozen s’mores and milk in a chocolate chip cookie cup. If you see a line down the block it’s probably for a cronut, the rightly famous croissant-doughnut hybrid pastry with flavors that change…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Ladurée Soho

Ladurée Soho 398 W Broadway, New York, NY
$4+

Escape to Ladurée's pastel Parisian wonderland, where the only stress is choosing among the 25+ colorful flavors, from salted caramel to strawberry marshmallow - plus chocolate covered macarons, fancy French ice cream, macaron ice cream sandwiches, sorbets and more sweet treats. Get your treats to go or dine on casual yet sophisticated French fare including…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

New Museum

New Museum 235 Bowery, New York, NY
$18/adults, free/ages 18 & under

Always something interesting to see – or interact with – at Manhattan’s only dedicated contemporary art museum in a geometric building in a cool neighborhood. HIGHLIGHTS: ☁️ Great view from the top floor Sky Room. CURRENT EXHIBITS: 🪨 Evocative salvaged sculptures in Theaster Gates: Young Lords and Their Traces. 🔈  All-encompassing sonic experience

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Wilson NYC Flagship

Wilson Soho 594 Broadway at Houston, New York, NY
FREE

Play in a 6,400-square-foot atrium in the new Wilson NYC Flagship store. Hit tennis balls, shoot hoops on an indoor court and test out products among cool design. In-store services include racket stringing, leather ball customization, and glove personalization. Monday-Saturday 11 am - 8 pm Sunday 11 am - 6 pm

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Sloomoo Institute

Sloomoo Institute 475 Broadway between Broome & Grand Streets, New York, NY
$48

* Explore a sensory playground centered around slime. Walk & crawl through an obstacle course with a vat of slime, take photos with slime-inspired art, play with a slime catapult and more. Turn into slime in a augmented reality glow-in-the-dark cove, smell dozens of scents and chill in ASMR booths. * Make an included custom…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Museum of Ice Cream

Museum of Ice Cream 558 Broadway at Prince Street, New York, NY
$25-$49, free/ages 2 & under

Explore a colorful pop-up with 13 interactive installations across 3 floors (plus a 3 story slide) that's fun for sweet lovers of all ages. Eat as many ice cream treats as you want in 5 different shapes and forms. Play in a game room with mini golf and jungle gyms, jump or slide into a…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Theaster Gates: Young Lords and Their Traces

New Museum 235 Bowery, New York, NY
$18/adults, free/ages 18 & under
See evocative sculptures characterized by the use of salvaged materials and deeply researched interdisciplinary histories, along with paintings, sculptures, videos, performances, and archival collections that together memorialize both heroic figures and more humble, everyday icons. Explore radical thinkers, archival collections, and personal histories. Theaster Gates’s work in the areas…
Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Blossoming Hot Chocolate

Dominique Ansel Bakery 189 Spring Street between Sullivan & Thompson, New York, NY
FREE

A marshmallow flower blooms when it’s placed into a cup of homemade hot chocolate, revealing a little bonbon surprise in the center. One of many delicious classic and post-modern pastries and specular seasonal desserts at French bakery Dominique Ansel If you see a line down the block it’s probably for a cronut, the…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Pearl River Mart SoHo

Pearl River Mart SoHo 452 Broadway at Grand St, New York, NY
FREE

Find just about anything in the world’s first Chinese American department store (founded in 1971): from Buddha statuettes to rice snacks to chopsticks, along with countless things you can’t even name. From home furnishings to fashion to snacks and everything in between, the iconic Asian emporium features one-of-a-kind items imported from Asia, as well…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Jackie Robinson Museum

Jackie Robinson Museum 75 Varick St, New York, NY
$18/adults, $15/ages 5-17 & 65+, free/ages 4 & under

Learn about the life and legacy of Jackie Robinson through artifacts, historical imagery and multilayered storytelling. Celebrate the enduring legacy of Robinson's multifaceted commitment to advancing equal opportunity for all through activism, civic engagement, and economic empowerment efforts. ⚾️ Follow a chronology of Robinson’s life set within the context of 20th-century America with interactive media…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

OUR ROOTS RUN DEEP: Finding Home in Chinatown

Pearl River Mart SoHo 452 Broadway at Grand St, New York, NY
FREE

Using only cardboard and glue, Chinese American artist Warren King captures in exquisite beauty and detail everyday moments in nearby Chinatown. Distinctive life-sized sculptures, as well as smaller scale and wall-hanging pieces, depict local residents: women engaged in lively conversation, a hardworking fish vendor, players and spectators of an intense game of Chinese chess, and…

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Super Saturday Lion Dancing

Pearl River Mart SoHo 452 Broadway at Grand St, New York, NY
FREE

Catch a showstopping performance with The Wan Chi Ming Dragon Lion Dance Team on this penultimate day of the 15-day Lunar New Year festivities. Check out stunning new art exhibition, OUR ROOTS RUN DEEP by Warren King, and shop the iconic Asian emporium feature.  

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

Valentine’s Day at the Jackie Robinson Museum

Jackie Robinson Museum 75 Varick St, New York, NY
$18/adults, $15/ages 5-17 & 65+, free/ages 4 & under

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a special look a the loving partnership between Jackie and Rachel Robinson and the Robinson family. See items from the Robinson Family collection not regularly on display. Join story time at 1 pm & 2 pm and hands-on activities for children (ongoing between 12 pm & 3 pm).

Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly