365 Free Things to Do in New York City

Free tours, museums, sightseeing, events, and entertainment, with mapped locations!

A new free activity will be added to this page every day, beginning January 1, 2017. By the end of 2017 this page will include 365 free things to do in New York City!

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Free Things to Do, by Category

Tours: Walking

Tours: Buildings & Businesses

Landmarks, Monuments & Statues

Museums

Churches

Gardens & Zoos

Parks

    Cruises & Boating

    Shops & Galleries

    TV Show Tapings

    Music

    Theater & Dance

    Comedy

    Movies

    Readings & Talks

    Miscellaneous

    Festivals & Special Events - January

    Festivals & Special Events - February

    Festivals & Special Events - March

    Festivals & Special Events - April

    Festivals & Special Events - May

    Festivals & Special Events - June

    Festivals & Special Events - July

    Festivals & Special Events - August

    Festivals & Special Events - September

    Festivals & Special Events - October