BROWSE ATTRACTIONS AND ACTIVITIES NEARBY
Choose Hotel Belleclaire for your NYC family vacation, offering spacious family suites and easy access to a variety of exciting Manhattan family attractions. Some must-see activities near our family-friendly NYC hotel include the American Museum of Natural History and Central Park.
American Museum of Natural History
79th Street and Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
One of the most treasured attractions for New York family vacations, the American Museum of Natural History greets visitors with a life-sized Tyrannosaurus Rex, composed almost entirely of real fossil bones, right at the entrance of the museum. Guests can also visit the Hall of Human Origins, the most comprehensive evidence of human evolution ever assembled and the Museum’s massive marine environment display, among much more.
870 7th Avenue
New York, NY 10019
Located in the center of Manhattan, Central Park features endless must-see attractions throughout its 843 acres of scenic land. From clear waters and green meadows to famous bridges, performance centers, gardens, educational facilities, an ice-skating rink and a zoo, Central Park has something for every age.
Empire State Building
350 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10118
Take in breathtaking panoramic views of New York from the 86th floor observatory of New York’s most famous landmark. The building soars more than a quarter of a mile above Manhattan and is considered the world’s most famous office building.
Children’s Museum of Manhattan
212 West 83rd Street
New York, NY 10024
Founded in 1973 by Bette Korman, the Children’s Museum of Manhattan prepares children to succeed in school, help families live healthy lives, and nurture a new generation of creative and global citizens. Each year, the museum touches the lives of more than 350,000 families through groundbreaking exhibits, innovative programs and first class performances. Don’t miss this educational attraction on your next NYC family vacation.
30 Rockefeller Plaza
New York, NY 10020
A symbol of the city’s modernist architecture, Rockefeller Center is home to NBC and, most especially during the holidays, the lighting of the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree and Skating Rink. No matter the season, visit Top of the Rock for breathtaking panoramic views of New York, 70 floors up.