New York, NY
Escape to a 172 acre oasis minutes from downtown Manhattan is jam-packed with family-friendly activities. Bring or rent a bike (including 6-person surries) to explore the art, playgrounds, food and fun and look out for festivals, performances and other special events. Go early; you could easily spend a day here. Most activities are outdoors so avoid on rainy or super-hot days. Visit the information desk or look for large maps around the park to navigate.
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