Kids Activities in Belleville

$29 for Two Hours of Bowling Including Shoe Rental for Up to Six at Nationwide Bowling (Up to $80 Value)

Nationwide Bowling

Multiple Locations

$80 $29

Eleven locations with amenities such as automatic scoring, sports bars, grills, and arcade games

One or Three 30-Minute Private Figure Skate Lessons at Edge Skate Shop (Up to 57% Off)

Edge Skate Shop

West Orange

$50 $25

Private 30-minute lessons teach students how to gracefully glide on the ice

Two Hours of Bowling, Shoe Rental, and One Pitcher of Beer or Soda for Up to Six at Van Houten Lanes (Up to 70% Off)

Van Houten Lanes

Athenia

$82 $25

Sip soda or craft beer during friendly games at a bowling center with an on-site pizzeria

Two Hours of Bowling and Shoe Rental for Two, Four, or Six at AMF Bowling Co. (Up to 56% Off)

AMF Bowling Centers

AMF Wallington Lanes

$44 $17

Bowling at over 250 locations across the country hosts groups of two, four, or six for two hours of bowling

Eight-Week Kids' Play and Learn Session for One or Two at Wild at Play (Up to 58% Off)

Wild at Play

The Waterfront

$320 $149

Kids attend eight weeks of enriching classes that focus on structured play, world music, and Bollywood dance

Four or Eight 90-Minute Guitar Classes with a Music Book at Yellow Frog Guitar Classes (Up to 54% Off)

Yellow Frog Guitar Classes

The Waterfront

$149 $69

Experienced guitar instructor teaches the instrument's fundamentals during group classes designed for beginners

Ice Skating for Two or Four with Skate Rental, Drink, and Snack at Aspen Ice at Flemington (Up to 55% Off)

Aspen Ice at Flemington

Raritan

$32 $15

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Full-size NHL rink with arcade hosts groups for open-skate sessions that include snacks, drinks, and a DJ on Friday nights

2, 5, or 10 Open-Jump Visits with or without $50 Party Credit at JumpNasium (Up to 86% Off)

JUMPnasium

Fairfield

$69.90 $10

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Gigantic inflatables include a sports complex, soccer, trampoline-basketball, bounce houses; arcade with video games and air hockey

$200 for $400 Worth of Music Lessons — Violin lessons

Violin Lessons

On Location

$400 $200

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$19 for One Year of Online Guitar Lessons from Center Stage Guitar Academy ($108 Value)

Center Stage Guitar Academy

Online Deal

$108 $19

Bryan Billhimer leads lessons organized by skill level, covering technique and song learning in high-quality videos shot from many angles

One, Three, or Seven Half-Hour Virtual Music Lessons from Peace of Mind Music Lessons (Up to 61% Off)

Peace of Mind Music Lessons

Redeem from Home

$20 $10

Communicating via Skype, instructors work with students during music classes that focus on subjects such as vocals, guitar, and theory

Two-Hour Survival School in Central Park for One, Two, or Four from Vertically Inclined (Up to 73% Off)

Vertically Inclined

Online Deal

$65 $22

Wilderness guides cover basic map and compass skills and what should be in your day pack, including gear with multiple uses

$149 for a Party Visit from a Superhero or Princess from NYC pARTy Kids ($300 Value)

NYC pARTy Kids

On Location

$300 $149

Entertainers dressed as Spiderman, Batman, or a Princess liven up children's birthday parties

$29 for Three Months of 3D Guitar Lessons Online from iPerform 3D Online Guitar Lessons ($168.85 Value)

iPerform3D Online Guitar Lessons

Online Deal

$168.85 $29

Online lessons use 3D tech with video, tabs and backing tracks to let users follow along from any angle and create customizable lesson plans

Two- or Four-Hour Video Game Tournament Party for 10 from Empire State Gaming (50% Off)

Empire State Gaming

Redeem from Home

$300 $149

Staffers bring a video game and monitor to the location of your choice and run tournament play for up to 10

Bowling Packages with Pizza for Two, Four or Six at Lodi Lanes (Up to 51% Off)

Lodi Lanes

Lodi

$57 $29

Bowl through two-hours of lane time with package that includes shoe rental, soft drinks and pizza appetizers

“Body Worlds: Pulse” Human-Anatomy Exhibit at Discovery Times Square and Optional Yoga Class (Up to 46% Off)

Yoga Awareness Month: "Body Worlds: Pulse" & Yoga

Discovery Times Square

$23.41 $13

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Exquisitely preserved specimens show the inner workings of human anatomy, letting guests gaze at real muscles, nerves, and blood vessels

Magic Show for Two at Broadway Comedy Club (Up to 54% Off). Five Saturday Showtimes Available, September 20–November 22

Allen Batista Travel: Magic Show

Broadway Comedy Club

$63 $29

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The magic show may include mind-reading tricks inside a lauded comedy club

Visit or Membership to the Museum of Tolerance New York (Up to 56% Off). Five Options Available.

Museum of Tolerance New York

Mid Town

$30 $17

Interactive exhibits on the Holocaust and contemporary human-rights violations illustrate the consequences of intolerance

BYOB Ceramics Painting on Saturday Nights for Two or Four Adults at Make Meaning (Up to 45% Off)

Make Meaning

Multiple Locations

$50 $29

Guests paint ceramics such as picture frames, bowls, and trays while enjoying drinks

Visit for Two or Membership to Museum Of The Moving Image (Up to 50% Off). Four Options Available.

Museum Of The Moving Image

Astoria

$24 $14

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Newly renovated museum with more than 1,400 artifacts on display; events have featured Martin Scorsese, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Rachel Weisz

$55 for $100 Groupon — Ryan Cantwell Music Coaching & Recording

Ryan Cantwell Music Coaching & Recording

New York

$100 $55

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Visit for Two, Four, or Six to the Museum of American Finance (Up to 58% Off)

Museum of American Finance

Financial District

$16 $8

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The story of American finance told through collections of historic documents and interactive exhibits

Group Music Lessons, Private Music Lessons, or Both at Leading Kids Academy (Up to 75%% Off)

Leading Kids Academy

Montville

$120 $39

Kids learn new skills in cello, piano, flute, or violin classes; private sessions allow them to focus on areas they're most interested in

One or Two Private Drum Lessons at American One Productions (Up to 64% Off)

American One Productions

West Paterson

$70 $25

Instructors pound out the basics of rhythm and technique during one-on-one drumming lessons

$30 for Six Groupons, Each Good for an Open-Play Gym Session at Kids Party Play & Tumble ($60 Value)

Kids Party Play & Tumble

Emerson

$10 $5

Indoor play area engages kids' imagination and energy

One-Year Individual or Family Membership to Liberty Hall Museum (Up to 58% Off)

Liberty Hall Museum

Union

$25 $12

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Victorian fashions and antique furniture fill the rooms of this 200-year-old home where George Washington and General Grant once stayed

Two or Four 30-Minute Private Music Lessons at Shobo Music Academy (Up to 52% Off)

Shobo Music Academy

Cliffside Park

$54 $27

Students hone their musical skills in one-on-one guitar, piano, drums, trumpet, flute, or voice lessons tailored to their needs

Learn How Harry Potter and History Collide at the Met

Harry Potter-Themed Tour of the Met

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

$40 $40

Museum educator Emily Turner uses the Met's exhibits to illuminate the ways in which Harry Potter draws on history and mythology

The Sweet Spot NYC at Santos Party House on November 15–16 (Up to 50% Off)

The Sweet Spot NYC

Santos Party House

$22.09 $11

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Poets, burlesque performers, comics, and other artists explore sensuality in a high-energy performance devoted to "pop erotica"

Arcade Play or Two-Hour Child's Birthday Party for Up to 10 at the Chinatown Fair (Up to 60% Off)

Chinatown Fair

Chinatown

$30 $15

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Arcade classics and contemporary favorites such as air hockey, skee-ball, basketball, DDRX3, BeatMania, car racing and ticketed prize games

Admission for One or Two or Annual Membership for One or a Family at the Jewish Museum (Up to 49% Off)

The Jewish Museum

Upper East Side

$15 $10

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Delve into art and Jewish culture with a 1-day admission or an annual membership, offering discounts, early access to exhibitions, and more

Zip-Lining Challenge, Kayak and Wine Adventure, or Whitewater Rafting from Outdoor Connections (Up to 40% Off)

Outdoor Connections

James Farley Main Post Office

$410 $249

Tackle a 1,000-foot zip line, pair kayaking with Hudson Valley wines, or paddle through class II and III rapids in the Poconos

$49 for $90 Worth of Music Lessons — Flute Lessons with Barbara Siesel

Flute Lessons With Barbara Siesel

New York

$90 $49

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Museum of the City of New York Visit for Two or Four, or Annual Individual or Family Membership (Up to 55% Off)

Museum of the City of New York

Upper East Side

$20 $10

Museum with almost 90 years in its landmark building hosts events and exhibitions illuminating the past, present and future of New York City

Up to 50% Off Museum — Museum at Eldridge Street; Valid Tuesday 10 AM - 4 PM

Museum at Eldridge Street

Chinatown

$10 $5

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$248 for $450 Worth of Music Lessons — Freddy Charles Music

Freddy Charles Music

New York

$450 $248

Three 45-minute guitar or drum lessons with recording artist Freddy Charles

$20 for Visit for Two Plus a Guided Tour at Museum of the American Gangster ($40 Value)

Museum of The American Gangster

East Village

$40 $20

Museum profiling mob bosses, bank robbers, and gangsters in old St. Mark's speakeasy

One-Year Membership to El Museo del Barrio New York (Half Off). Two Options Available.

El Museo del Barrio New York

Manhattan

$50 $25

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One year of admission and invitations to exhibition openings at a museum with 6,500 pieces of Latino, Latin American, and Caribbean art

$130 for $260 Groupon — Classical Guitar NYC

Classical Guitar Nyc

New York

$260 $130

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5 or 10 Guitar Lessons at GotChops Music (Up to 88% Off)

GotChops Music

Manhattanville

$255 $35

Musician with two decades of experience and an album under his belt teaches guitar lessons at his studio or in Manhattan homes

Visit for Two Adults and Up to Three Children to New-York Historical Society (Up to 47% Off)

New-York Historical Society

Upper West Side

$38 $19.99

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NYC's oldest museum houses 1.6 million works of art, 100,000+ historical documents and objects, and a special Madeline exhibit

$220 for $400 Groupon — Grammy Music producer

Cool Guy Music Studios

New York

$400 $220

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Admission for Two or Four to the International Center of Photography (Up to 57% Off)

International Center of Photography

Theater District - Times Square

$28 $12

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Museum dedicated to photography houses thousands of pieces from the 1800s through today, including changing exhibits on culture and politics

Art-Museum Membership or Visit for Two or Four at The National Academy Museum & School (57% Off)

National Academy Museum & School

Upper East Side

$30 $15

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Inside a renovated 5th Ave. mansion, dating back to 1902, guests enjoy exhibits by American masters and contemporary artists and architects

Individual, Family, or Supporter Membership to The Studio Museum in Harlem (Up to 61% Off)

Studio Museum

Harlem

$50 $25

Dedicated to developing artists of African descent, the Museum celebrates contemporary art and Harlem’s rich cultural history

$120 for $240 Groupon — Brooklyn Guitar Lessons with Bryan Wade

Brooklyn Guitar Lessons With Bryan Wade

New York

$240 $120

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Passes for One, Two, or Four People at Modern Pinball NYC (Up to 53% Off)

Modern Pinball NYC

Manhattan

$19 $9

Rack up points with unlimited play on 30+ pinball machines from the 70s to today; as seen on NBC's TODAY show, FOX News and Wall St. Journal

One, Three, or Five Family Play Day Passes or One or Three Drop-In Classes at City Treehouse (Up to 56% Off)

City Treehouse

Chelsea

$40 $20

Kids' expel energy in a nature-themed indoor play center or develop creative and motor skills in dance, art, language, and music classes

Batting Session at The Hit Factory Baseball and Softball Academy (Up to 51% Off). Four Options Available.

The Hit Factory Baseball and Softball Academy

Elizabeth

$12 $6

Batters can hit the cages and swing at 100 or 200 pitches, use a 30-minute batting lesson to sharpen skills, or rent a cage for 60 minutes

Admission for Two or Four to Children's Museum of the Arts (Up to 50% Off)

Children's Museum of the Arts

SoHo

$22 $11

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Considered among the city's best museums for kids, CMA features exhibits, hands-on art making workshops, a media lab, ball pond, and more

General Admission for One, Two, or Four at World of Wings (Up to 42% Off)

World Of Wings

Teaneck

$16 $11

Lush atrium houses hundreds of butterflies from around the world; museum includes reptiles, lizards, and a butterfly nursery

Four 30-Minute Music Lessons at Fort Lee School of Music (63% Off)

Fort Lee School of Music

Fort Lee

$160 $60

Instructors educated at world-renowned music schools teach piano, violin, guitar, voice, cello, flute, saxophone, trumpet, and clarinet

Four Two-Hour Open-Play Bounce Visits with Option for Simulator Rides at Screamin' Parties (Up to 55% Off)

Screamin' Parties

Multiple Locations

$62 $29

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Inflatable playground includes 20 ft. shark slide, interactive games, and obstacle course; roller coaster simulator offers lifelike thrills

10 or 20 Batting-Cage Tokens with Refreshments at The Ballpark (Up to 60% Off)

The Ballpark

Springfield

$25 $12

Indoor baseball and softball sessions offer batting-cage practice and classic stadium fare including drinks and popcorn

$150 for 4-Week Silver Membership with Private Lessons and Recording Access at So.i.Heard House of Music ($300 Value)

So.i.Heard House of Music

Millburn

$300 $150

Learn fundamental music techniques on instruments including guitar and bass; iPads with GarageBand aid in production and composition

One Batting-Cage Rental or One Month of Rentals with Optional Lessons at Gamers Baseball Academy (Up to 68% Off)

Gamers Baseball Academy

Kenilworth

$60 $19

Baseball and softball batting cages help batters hone skills with speeds ranging from little-league- to college-level pitches

Four Private Music Lessons from Music Workshop Lessons & Sales (45% Off)

Music Workshop

Roselle Park

$100 $55

Personal, professional studio lessons for one month in your choice of guitar, drums, piano, or voice at storefront location

Ice Skating with Skate Rental for Two or Four at City Ice Pavilion (Up to 42% Off). Four Options Available.

City Ice Pavilion

Sunnyside

$26 $15

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Indoor NHL–size ice rink allows skaters to practice gliding, spinning, spraying quick-stop flurries

Museum Tour and Four-Course Cooking Class for One or Two at Heritage Museum of Epirus (Up to 56% Off)

Heritage Museum of Epirus

Astoria

$100 $49

Explore a museum full of Epirus culture; cooking classes are organized by ETHOS Performing Arts and are held Saturdays and Sundays

Party-Supply Rentals at Carnival Parties (Up to 60% Off). Five Options Available.

Carnival Parties

Maspeth

$200 $99

Party add-ons range from cotton candy to live magicians; rental packages include a bounce house or tables and chairs

5 or 10 Open Play Sessions at Bounce 'N Play (Up to 46% Off)

Bounce 'N Play

Astoria

$60 $35

Kids ages 1–13 frolic through an indoor recreation center filled with inflatable gyms, obstacle courses, and safe zones for little ones

18-Hole Round of Mini Golf for Two or Four at Willowbrook Golf Center (Up to 50% Off)

Willowbrook Golf Center

Wayne

$16 $8

36-hole mini-golf course challenges putters by pitting them against rocky obstacles and 15- and 30-foot waterfalls

90-Minute Children's Birthday Party at Kid-den Around (Up to 58% Off)

Kid-den Around

Wayne

$375 $159

Parties for up to 12 children themed around dinosaurs, crafts, dancing, spa makeovers, or pirates

$65 for Membership with Three Kids’ Classes, Six Playspace Passes, and Registration Fee ($209.50 Value)

Kidville

Englewood

$209.50 $65

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Children’s center helps develop social and educational skills with art, music, gym, enrichment program classes, and a play space

Kids' Summer Discovery Camp, Academic-Enrichment Workshop, or Tutoring at A Love for Learning (Up to 74% Off)

A Love for Learning

Englewood

$225 $99

Kids' tutoring sessions and enrichment workshops or summer camp

Pottery Painting or Potter-Wheel Lesson for One or Two or BYOB Package for Two at Pottery-Plus (Up to 51% Off)

Pottery-Plus

Tarrytown

$40 $20

Expert artist teaches students of all experience levels and ages how to paint premade pottery or throw their own custom creations

Four Admissions or One-Year Family Membership to the Museum of Early Trades & Crafts (Up to 60% Off)

Museum of Early Trades & Crafts

Madison

$20 $9.99

Museum dedicated to pre-Industrial America showcases tools, crafts, and trades inside a historic building from 1900

Four-Hour Ride Package at Luna Park in Coney Island (Up to 51% Off). Four Packages Available.

Luna Park in Coney Island

Coney Island

$32 $20

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Family-friendly games and attractions, including the landmark Coney Island Cyclone and go karts

Three or Six Half-Hour Music Lessons at Williamsburg School of Music (Up to 52% Off)

Williamsburg School of Music

Williamsburg

$120 $59

Expert instructors lead students of all levels through lessons on the piano, guitar, drums, or voice

$33 for $65 Worth of Music Lessons — Drum Lessons with David Ashkenazy

Drum Lessons With David Ashkenazy

Prospect Lefferts Gardens

$65 $33

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$99 for $180 Groupon — Slopetopia Music School

Slopetopia Music School

Park Slope

$180 $99

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Beers, Cocktails, and More at Full Circle Bar (Up to 53% Off)

Full Circle Bar

Williamsburg

$20 $10

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Sip a rotating selection of American craft beers or compete in the national eight-week skee-ball league

Two or Four One-Hour Private Guitar Lessons at Guitar Lessons NYC (Up to 59% Off)

Guitar Lessons NYC

New York

$240 $99

Students learn to play the guitar in one-on-one lessons with an experienced instructor

Wednesday Night Drink & Draw Event for Two or Four at The Living Gallery in Brooklyn (Up to 64% Off)

The Living Gallery

Brooklyn

$40 $15

Sketchers indulge in provided beer, wine & snacks while drawing live models & grooving to DJ music or ever-changing line-up of bands

$440 for $800 at UberAcademic - Summer Day Camp

Uber Academic

Brookln

$800 $440

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Two-Hour Trampoline or Rappelling Class for One or Two People at Hollywood Stunts NYC (Up to 53% Off)

Hollywood Stunts NYC

Greenpoint

$40 $19

Experienced stuntmen show students aged 10 and older how to safely rappel down walls or leap on trampolines

Visit for Two or Annual Membership for One or Two to the Morbid Anatomy Museum (Up to 55% Off)

Morbid Anatomy Museum

Gowanus

$20 $11

Macabre collection of preserved body parts, taxidermy, and other artifacts celebrates the history of death and grieving in various cultures

$30 for $60 Worth of Music Lessons at DG Rockers Guitar School

DG Rockers Guitar School

Dyker Heights

$60 $30

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Nationwide Bowling orchestrates a cacophonous symphony of clanking pins and cheering bowlers at 11 modern bowling centers located throughout New Jersey. Center size varies from the Hudson location where 60 lanes with automatic scoring, a grill, sports bar, and arcade games accommodate armadas of bowlers to Garden Palace, which houses 16 lanes, a bar, and a snack shop. At all locations, staffers host birthday parties and corporate events and organize leagues for competitive bowlers or people who just like to chuck heavy objects as hard as they can.

200 Schuyler Ave
North Arlington,
NJ
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Lincoln Cinemas's five screens host a range of Hollywood hits, including popular blockbusters as well as 3-D features. The movie house also keeps the concession bar stocked with fresh popcorn and other light bites such as hot dogs and nachos, all of which can be washed down with soda, coffee, or laughter.

838 Kearny Ave
Kearny,
NJ
US

The New York Times reviewed recent exhibits at the Montclair Art Museum. The Star-Ledger profiled the museum. Three Insider Pagers give it an average of four stars.

3 S Mountain Ave
Montclair,
NJ
US

Established in 1909, the Newark Museum gradually expanded from its two-room origins to the bountiful 80 galleries of today, with a campus comprising a one-room schoolhouse, sculpture garden, and planetarium, in addition to the main museum. Traipse through one of the many ongoing exhibits such as The Glitter and The Gold: Jewelry from the Newark Museum, which displays a glinting anthology of jewelry from the early 1700s to the present, including the "Butterfly Lady" brooch from Newark’s historic jewelry industry and a collection of colonial Rolexes. The impressively curated Tibetan Collection brings to life the Himalayan territory through exhibits such as the 15 biographical, narrative paintings of Tsongkhapa–The Life of a Tibetan Visionary, and Pots of Silver and Gold, replete with traditional Tibetan motifs of lotus buds and dragons.

49 Washington St
Newark,
NJ
US

Recently opened after a complete renovation, CityPlex12 Newark fills its 12 screens with a schedule of first-run Hollywood hits. High-backed rocker chairs make up the stadium seating, while 4K digital projection allows audiences to see each and every molecule that form their favorite star’s face. The centerpiece of the complex is its Shaq*DX theater, equipped with a towering 47-foot screen and Dolby Digital 7.1 surround sound.

360-394 Springfield Ave.
Newark,
NJ
US

At Essex Equestrian Center, more than 35 horses and ponies work together with an expert team of instructors to teach riding basics. Students can choose from the disciplines of hunter, jumper, dressage, and western riding for lessons that are conducted in private or group settings. Classes take place year-round as the center features both an outdoor ring and an Olympic-size indoor arena, perfect for when the weather calls for rain or Olympic-size hail.

12 Woodland Ave
West Orange,
NJ
US