any time of year
Ending this weekend:
This weekend is your last chance to see many of the fabulous holiday displays and holiday markets, including the Holiday Shops at Bryant Park. The world-famous Rockefeller Center tree remains lit through Wed., Jan. 7.
American Museum of Natural History: Two popular exhibits close this Sunday, Pterosaurs: Age of the Dinosaurs, and the chance to see Lonesome George, the last giant tortoise of his species from the Galapagos Islands.
Today in New York:
Concert at Chelsea Market: FREE concert by popular recording stars. See this recent NYYOTC posting for all the details.
Saturday in New York:
Sony Wonder Technology Lab: A workshop for kids on the wonders of nanotechnology. FREE, but reservations are required to ensure space. The tech exhibit center is at 56th St. and Madison Ave.
Ongoing holiday events in New York:
Holiday Train Show at Grand Central Terminal: The annual FREE display of miniature trains is open through early February. See thefor all the details.
Gingerbread Villages – There are three giant displays in NYC. The two in Manhattan are FREE, the one in Queens is not. See the recent NYCOTC posting for all the details.
45 Years of Sesame Street Exhibit: Who doesn’t love Elmo and Cookie Monster. This FREE exhibit takes you behind the scenes of the TV show that changed the world’s children. See the recent NYCOTC posting for all the details.
Also, check the list of best free things to do in NYC any day of the week, including weekends.