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5 Ways To While Away A Rainy Afternoon In NYC

Let it rain! Here are five great ways to pass the time during a rainy day.

07/15/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Museums For Dates

Our picks for the best date-friendly museums in New York include masculine attractions such as guns, planes, trains, dinosaur bones, and even sex tapes.

CBS New York–01/24/2014

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5 Great Offbeat Museums In NYC

Because you can’t look at Van Goghs and Monets all the time, New York City offers several museums dedicated to the quirky, the unusual, and the eccentric. Here are our five favorites.

12/31/2013

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6 Great Museums For Children In NYC

These six museums are ideal for the pint-size, budding archaeologist, artist, entomologist, gymnast, pilot, explorer, or dreamer in your life.

12/24/2013

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NYC’s 6 Best Museums…About NYC

Can’t get enough of New York City? Neither can we, which is why we spend time at the six museums listed here.

09/17/2013

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7 Super Cool Air-Conditioned Hideouts In The NYC Area

You may feel comfortable in your air conditioned house — but you’re not entertained (and you’re also running up that utility bill). When you can’t bear the heat any longer, you can plan to hit up one of these air-conditioned haunts.

CBS New York–07/18/2013

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Lauren Weisberger’s 5 Favorite NYC Spots

Lauren Weisberger is the New York Times bestselling author of The Devil Wears Prada and its upcoming sequel Revenge Wears Prada. Here, she shares her favorite New York City restaurants, museums and parks.

06/04/2013

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Mobile Couch: Butterflies At The American Museum Of Natural History

The Mobile Couch spread its wings on Tuesday morning. TV 10-55’s Alex Denis visited the Butterfly Exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History.

04/23/2013

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Ripple Effect Of Sandy: Reduced Attendance At Nassau Co. Museums

Museums officials in Nassau County are complaining about the reduced attendance, and it can actually be traced back to superstorm Sandy.

02/21/2013

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5 Best Exhibits At The American Museum Of Natural History

AMNH—one of the city’s most visited attractions—has hundreds of dioramas, precisely re-created environments with taxidermied animals, painted backdrops, and vegetation or other objects placed in the foreground to enhance the diorama’s verisimilitude.

01/04/2013

A scale model of the RMS Titanic sits on display at the opening of the "Titanic at 100: Myth and Memory" exhibition. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

‘Titanic at 100: Myth and Memory’ Exhibit Opens Downtown

If you’re more of a historian than a Leonardo DiCaprio fan, “Titanic at 100: Myth and Memory” will be right up your alley.

04/12/2012

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Was Santa Claus A New Yorker? New Exhibit Explores St. Nick’s Big Apple Roots

Now there’s even more reason to celebrate the holidays in the Big Apple.

12/20/2011

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NYC’s 10 Best Fall Museum Exhibits

As the end of fall nears, make sure to visit some of the city’s best museum exhibits from the autumn season – they’re closing soon!

12/08/2011

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Proposed Nassau County Budget Cuts Becoming Clearer

These are dire fiscal times for Nassau County and what might be done to fill the budget gap is now coming into view.

10/04/2011

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5 Ways To Stay Cool This Summer in NYC

Summer is in full swing and it is hot. Love the sunshine but ready for a break? CBSNewYork is here to offer you the best ways to keep cool in New York City this summer.

CBS New York–07/11/2011

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