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January Weather in New York City

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This post summaries the January weather in New York City, with tips on what to wear as well as things to do. Click on this link to see all our monthly weather reports.

 

 


Average January Temperatures

Well, it’s mostly winter-like with daily afternoon high temperatures mostly in the upper 30’s f to near 40 f (3-5 c), however, 2-3 days will still likely produce highs reaching into the low to mid-50’s f (11-12 c). Read more »

How Long Does it Take to Walk the High Line

How Long Does It Take to Walk the High Line?

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In this post, we answer two questions, how long is the High Line and how long does it take to walk its entire length. Visit our master post for more tips on how to experience the High Line as well as guided tours of this elevated park.

 

 


HOW LONG IS THE HIGH LINE?

The High Line is approximately 1.45 miles in length (or roughly 2.33 km) from its southernmost entrance at 14th Street to its northernmost entrance at 33rd Street at Hudson Yards. 

 

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How Long to walk across the Brooklyn Bridge

How Long Is the Brooklyn Bridge

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In this post, we answer two questions, how long is the Brooklyn Bridge and how long does it take to cross it. Visit our master post for more tips on how to cross the Brooklyn Bridge as well as things to do in Brooklyn.

 

 


HOW LONG IS THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE?

The Brooklyn Bridge is approximately 1.1 miles in length (or roughly 1.8 km). However, entrances for the pedestrian walkway are approximately 1.6 miles apart (or roughly 2.6 km).  Read more »

Museum of Natural History Discounts and Coupons

American Museum of Natural History Tickets and Discounts

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This post covers tickets, discounts, and planning tips for the American Museum of Natural History, as well as information about the exhibits. The museum is 1 of the top 10 things to do with kids in NYC.

 

 


TICKETS

The American Museum of Natural History has a suggested admission price. This pay-what-you-wish option is only available on-site at the ticket counters. Make sure to read our discount section for more details on how to take advantage of this opportunity. Read more »

Best Travel Deals for Black Friday 2018

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This post will help you navigate through the myriad of discounts, specials and Black Friday deals for 2018 so you can continue to explore!Name Your Own Price Walking Tours

Keep in mind that our name your own price walking tours are always budget friendly in any of our cities and we have special blog posts to cover visiting on a budget or how to enter certain attractions for free with a tourist discount pass!

In addition to great savings on Black Friday, we’ll offer some Small Business Saturday savings to support local vendors we love, and keep an eye out through until next week for what some people are calling Travel Deal Tuesdays!

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How to Visit FAO Schwarz Toy Store

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This post can help you plan your visit to the world-famous toy store FAO Schwarz which reopened after being closed for three years. The new location is at Rockefeller Center.

You can expect a magical experience – dancing on the big piano keyboard, seeing oversized stuffed animals, an incredible collection of Barbies from all eras, and so much more it is impossible to list here!

 

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What to Do in NYC in January

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This post covers things to do in January in NYC, including a top 10 list, family-friendly options, things to do at night, and of course, free activities. 

 

 


 TOP 10 THINGS TO DO IN JANUARY 

Here are our picks for the Top 10 activities to enjoy in January on NYC. We note attractions and events that are free, family-friendly or great after dark.

For tips on the most popular activities in NYC, check out our schedule of pay-what-you-like walking tours, our bus tours, and boat cruise pages. 

Several of the items below are already included for free with the purchase of a tourist discount pass

New York Tourist Discount Passes

Below is our top 10 list.  If you are considering visiting many of NYC’s top attractions, then you might want to consider a tourist discount pass, which could save you considerable money.  Read our post comparing the different tourist discount passes.  

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