Stay Entertained: 15 Actually Fun Things To Do In New York City

Stay Entertained: 15 Actually Fun Things To Do In New York City

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What's fun to do in New York City? Here's a list of amazing things to do in the city. Go out and explore!

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    This is some of the most experimental artwork in the world. So when we need a serious shot in the arm of avant-garde, this is our go-to spot. There’s always something provocative on display. -- ThePurplePassport.com via Foursquare
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    The building makes a visit here worth it, even if you don’t dig the art. Also, the New Museum attracts a very radical crowd--a great way to connect with the surrounding Lower East Side community. -- ThePurplePassport.com via Foursquare
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    In the "Behind the Screen" exhibit, check out the Live TV Control Room installation, which takes you behind the scenes of a New York Mets TV broadcast on SNY. The director's concentration is amazing. -- Urban Oyster via Foursquare
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    16-lane bowling alley, 600-capacity performance venue with live music 7 nights a week. The food is by Blue Ribbon and the fried chicken is NOT to be missed! Home of Lebowski fest! The Dude Abides. -- Concert Ticket Agency via Foursquare
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    Feel free to punch anyone in the face who is talking LOUDLY over your favorite song/band. I mean, why the hell did you come here if all you want to do is have a conversation about inane crap? -- Christine Be via Foursquare
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    "Escape the bustling city & enjoy the largest metropolitan zoo in the U.S. with 600+ species. Check out the congo gorilla forest, butterfly garden, jungle world & the monkey house. Free on Wednesdays" -- City of New York via Foursquare
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    You need to come here if you're knowing NY! Only the brazilians does not looks nice (Ayrton Senna and Pelé). I think they saved the wax! -- Bruno Alves via Foursquare
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    Watch the sea lions get fed at 11:30am, 2pm and 4pm and penguins at 10:30am and 2:30pm. Then feed barnyard animals on your own at the Tisch Children’s Zoo. Powered by ParentsConnect.com -- Dora via Foursquare
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    FREE ACTIVITIES at Coney Island: Fireworks - every Friday night starting in June. Movies - Monday nights on the beach starting in July. Concerts - Thursday nights at 21st and Surf starting in July. -- Luna Park Coney Island via Foursquare
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    It’s small compared with other modern art museums in the city, but it really packs a punch thanks to top-notch collections. We generally come mid-week when it’s not so crowded. -- ThePurplePassport.com via Foursquare
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    Despite its hefty $20 ticket price, the museum attracted its highest-ever number of visitors, 3.09 million, during its 2010 fiscal year. "Monet's Water Lilies" was the most popular exhibit. -- The Wall Street Journal via Foursquare
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    The Full Moon Exhibition in the Rose Center contains more than 75 rarely seen photographic prints from NASA's Apollo missions to the moon and are done in both impressive scale and stunning quality. -- NASA via Foursquare
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