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    Stunning New Urban Park Opens on Governors Island in NYC

    Behold New York's newest park. On Governors Island, four man-made grassy hills rise above the New York Harbor. Best of all? These hills come as a complete surprise to strolling visitors, as there is no hint of them when you first step off the Manhattan ferry. ...
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    Free NYC: 8 Awesome Things to Do in August 2016

    Though New York City is notoriously pricey, there are plenty of free events. Summer's warmth heats up the city with ...
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  3. 'Partners (The Teddy Bear Project)' by Ydessa Hendeles, 2002 (Photo: Robert Keziere/The New Museum)

    On View: ‘The Keeper’ at New Museum

    What objects people choose to hold onto, and why, is the theme of The Keeper now at New Museum. Through a variety of works, each with its own story to tell, ...
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    10 Must-See Art Shows of 2016 in New York City

    New York City's art galleries and museums can elevate your senses to the sublime. ...
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    Subway Souvenirs: NYC’s MTA is Selling Vintage Memorabilia

    For many New Yorkers, the morning commute involves headphones, a lot of coffee -- and their usual seat on the subway. Now, you can bring that seat home with you.  ...
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  6. The Lowline Lab, which is currently open to the public, is a sample of what the Lowline will become, and is 5% of the full size (Photo: Shelby Morgan Behrman)

    New York City Officially Approves The Lowline, World’s First Underground Park

    An underground park may sound like something that only exists in your imagination, but soon it'll be part of your reality. New York City officially  ...
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    Photo of the Week: NYC Stands with France, Honors Bastille Day

    Bastille Day is the name given by English-speaking countries to France's French National Day ...
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  8. Discovery of America: Vespucci Landing in America (ca. 1587-89) by Netherlandish artist Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus. Gift of Estate of James Hazen Hyde, 1959, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

    On View: ‘Drawings and Prints from the Collection’ at Metropolitan Museum of Art

    Drawings and Prints from the Collection, at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, is an ...
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    5 Simple Exercises to Help Your Child Get More Out of ANY Museum

    In a city like New York, where museums are nearly as plentiful as taxis, visiting these cultural institutions is a rite of passage for kids, both locals and visitors. ...
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    Weekly Top 10: Justin Bieber, Eddie Izzard, More

    Don’t miss out! Every week NewYork.com picks the best things to do in New York City.  ...
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