Kid-Friendly Cruises in New York Harbor

Visiting New York City with kids in tow promises to be an exciting adventure thanks to the wide array of attractions and landmarks the Big Apple has to offer. As you’re looking for kid-friendly things to do in NYC this weekend, don’t forget the waters around the city: Venturing out onto New York Harbor with Liberty Cruise NYC is always a good time for everyone! On our kid-friendly cruises, NYC’s top sights unfold before you. You’ll be able to take in the Statue of Liberty, the famous Manhattan skyline, Ellis Island, Governors Island, the Brooklyn Bridge, and much more. Our NYC family cruises offer an adventure to remember for people of all ages!

Experience the Harbor Aboard Our NYC Family Cruises

There’s simply no better way to tour some of the most iconic New York City landmarks than on a sightseeing cruise. Imagine the wind blowing, the water rippling, and the city spread out before you in a panorama of urban progress. Sightseeing cruises are among the best kid-friendly attractions in New York City, too: What’s more exciting for kids than riding on a boat while seeing the sights and hearing interesting stories told by our experienced tour guides? Our guides know the best tales to tell, and you might be surprised at the fun facts you’ll learn while you sail around the harbor. Forget about learning about NYC from a dry tourist guidebook! While you cruise, you and the kids will have the freedom to wander around the boat, moving between decks to find your favorite views and take unforgettable photos.

What to Expect From Our Kid-Friendly Cruises

NYC visitors who explore the harbor with us will board a Liberty Cruise boat at World Financial Terminal. Boats depart every day of the week starting in the morning. Cruises will take between one and two hours, depending on the specific cruise you choose. Some cruises even feature a hop-on hop-off option where you can hop off the boat at Liberty Harbor if you wish. You’ll also have options to buy food and drinks along the way to keep everyone happy. Make sure you put this excursion at the top of your list of kid-friendly things to do in NYC and you won’t regret it!

Book Ahead for a Stress-Free Experience

As with many types of family outings, planning in advance is the best way to make your family vacation to New York City a success. Another reason why cruising with us is one of the best kid-friendly activities in New York City is that you can book ahead online, and when you do so, you’ll also be locking in the best prices. But you won’t have to be locked into a specific date and time: Our passes are good for six months, so you’ll have plenty of time to redeem them at our visitor center whenever is best for you. Note that our kid-friendly NYC cruises also include discounted pricing for children ages 4 to 12, and tickets are free for children 3 and younger. What could be more family-friendly than saving money and still having flexibility? Book one of our cruises today and you’ll be glad you did!