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  1. A 6th-century statue of Buddha Preaching, likely from Sri Lanka, was lent for the exhibit by National Museum, Bangkok (Photo: Thierry Ollivier)

    On View: Lost Kingdoms Emerge from Antiquity at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

    Evocative Hindu-Buddhist sculptures of first millennium Southeast Asia are making their debut at the Metropolitan Museum of Art ...
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  2. Tracy Morgan, Hannibal Buress (Photos: Bill McCay/Getty Images, Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images)

    Daily 5: Tracy Morgan, Brooklyn Artists Ball Dance Party, More

    Don't miss out! NewYork.com picks the five best things to do in New York City each and every day. Read on for April 16's best events, from Tracy Morgan at 92Y to the Brooklyn Artists Ball Dance Party at The Brooklyn Museum ...
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  3. Governors Island (Photo: Timothy Schenck Photography/Courtesy of The Trust for Governors Island)

    Free Bikes and New Parkland for Governors Island, Opening Daily This Season

    Nothing says summer in New York like a trip to Governors Island, which is open this year from May 24 through Sept. 28. Don't expect things to be just like last year (in a good way!), as expanded hours, extended free bike hours and 30 acres ...
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  4. Union Square Greenmarket flowers for sale (Photo: Linnea Covington)

    6 Beautiful Photos That Show Spring Has Sprung at the Union Square Greenmarket

    After a long, miserable winter, signs of spring are finally starting to sprout in New York City's Greenmarkets. Though the full bounty has yet to appear, on April 14, we found fresh greens, spicy horseradish, bright tulips and daffodils ...
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  5. See 'The Phantom of the Opera' tonight on Broadway (Photo: Joan Marcus)

    Daily 5: W. Kamau Bell at Bell House, ‘The Phantom of the Opera’ on Broadway, More

    Don't miss out! NewYork.com picks the five best things to do in New York City each and every day. Read on for April 15's best events, from W. Kamau Bell at the Bell House to The Used at Best Buy Theater ...
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  6. Detail from Swoon: Submerged Motherlands at the Brooklyn Museum (Photo: Courtesy the Brooklyn Museum)

    On View: Street Artist Swoon at the Brooklyn Museum

    If you like fantasy-themed environments that you can actually visit, than Swoon: Submerged Motherlands at the Brooklyn Museum ...
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  7. 'The Young Girls of Rochefort' plays tonight at BAM

    Daily 5: Ingrid Michaelson in Brooklyn, New York’s Next Top Drag Queen, More

    Don't miss out! NewYork.com picks the five best things to do in New York City each and every day. Read on for April 12's best events, from Ingrid Michaelson at Rought Trade to New York's Next Top Drag Queen at The Metropolitan Room. ...
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  8. Wildman Steve Brill (Photo: Linnea Covington)

    Take This Class: Foraging with Wildman Steve Brill

    Now that spring is here, the parks are alive with children playing, bikes whizzing by, dogs running, and the best part: plants blooming anew. This makes it the perfect time to start exploring the wonders of Central Park, Forest Park in Queens ...
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  9. Civil War Regimental Banner (Photo: © The New-York Historical Society)

    On View: Tales from the Civil War Homefront at the New-York Historical Society

    As part of the sesquicentennial commemoration of the Civil War (1861-1865) the New-York Historical Society ...
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  10. Beerprov at Webster Hall (Photo: Courtesy of Beerprov)

    Daily 5, Weekend Edition: The Big Cheesy, Emmylou Harris, More

    Don't miss out! NewYork.com picks the five best things to do in New York City each and every day. Read on for the weekend's best events (April 11-April 13), from The Big Cheesy grilled cheese competition at Openhouse Gallery to Emmylou Harris at BAM ...
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