lil’ james activities
Explore the best NYC sights and culture with James-curated, family-friendly activities and destinations in Manhattan: (Please see our concierge for more information or to make arrangements.)
Highline Park - Runs from Gansevoort Street in the Meatpacking District to West 34th Street between 10th and 11th AvenueThe 23rd Street Lawn is a favorite gathering space on the High Line, offering open green space for picnicking, sunbathing, and people-watching.
Children’s Museum of the Arts - 103 Charlton Street
Home to a 2,000-piece collection of international children’s art, including a huge center gallery display. Artists lead workshops in classrooms, studios or media lab—that has a sound station, clay bar and video-making equipment.
Vesuvio Playground - 86 Thompson Street between Spring and Prince Street
A popular playground in Soho, this play area comes with a comfort station, swings and benches arranged around a large central wading pool.
Intrepid Museum - 12th Avenue and 46th Street
One of the country’s leading historic, cultural and educational institutions that is centered on the aircraft carrier Intrepid (CVS-11), one of the most successful ships in US history, and now a national historic landmark.
Chelsea Piers - 23rd Street and Hudson River Park
Chelsea Piers is the preeminent sports and entertainment complex in New York City and offers 28-acres of sports and recreation activities including bowling, health club, day spa, ice skating, golf club, and the Field House for soccer, basketball, gymnastics and rock climbing
Rockefeller Center - 45 Rockefeller Plaza
Rockefeller Center in the heard of Manhattan is home to several world-recognized venues and attractions. Radio City Music Hall, NBC Studios, seasonal ice-skating rink and Christmas tree, and the Concourse underground labyrinth of pedestrian walkways and shopping, are just a few highlights..