There’s always something fun happening – performances, classes, games, ice skating in the winter and an outdoor reading room the rest of the year – at this lush midtown oasis with perhaps the cleanest public bathrooms in the city. Catch a spin on the charming Le Carrousel for $3 and see the original Winnie the Pooh in the stunning flagship New York Public Library.
42nd Street & Fifth Avenue Midtown
New York, New York
To-go kiosks feature some of our favorite savory and sweet treats in one lovely location. Choose from bureks and chocolate Babka from Bread Bakery, salad and mint lemonade from Le Pain Quotidien and wafels and ice cream from Wafel and Dinges (or all of the above). If the weather is…More Info
* Watch skaters – or skate yourself on the city’s only free rink ($18-33/skate rentals – varies by day, free lockers available, $10/lock or bing you own). Penguin and snowmen skate aids available for wee learners ($22/hour). New this season, reserve your skate time online. * Shop over 100 boutique-style…More Info