The Top Free Things To Do in New York City

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New York City is one of the most expensive cities to live in or visit in the United States, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t plenty of cheap or no-cost ways to have a good time in the Big Apple. Here are the best free things to do in New York City.

Stroll through Central Park

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Grab a book in the Rose Main Reading Room

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Venture along the High Line

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Tour the Brooklyn Brewery

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Saturday Night Live

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Cruise on the Staten Island Ferry

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Ring in the New Year in Times Square

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Free outdoor yoga in Prospect Park

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Sunbathe at the beach

Watch movies under the stars

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Get cultural at museums

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See live music at SummerStage or Celebrate Brooklyn

Walk across the city’s bridges

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See Shakespeare in the park

Get lit at the Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting

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Get in touch with nature at Brooklyn Botanic Garden

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Visit film and TV locations

Step inside St Patrick’s Cathedral

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See outdoor art at Socrates Sculpture Park

Explore Grand Central Station

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