Things to do in New York in August 2024

Considering an August trip to New York City? To discover out what attractions, events, museums, and more are scheduled for your trip, browse the event calendar. Visitors can enjoy excursions to the Statue of Liberty, go to well-known museums, explore Central Park, and have a great time learning about what makes New York City unique.

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Top Things To Do In New York in August
Aug 1, 2024 to Aug 31, 2024
Freedom Liberty Cruise NYC Best Statue of Liberty Cruise
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August is perfect for the Freedom Liberty Cruise in NYC, offering stunning views of the iconic Statue of Liberty under bright summer skies. The warm weather creates ideal conditions for a relaxing cruise along the Hudson River. Extended daylight hours allow for more sightseeing and picture-perfect moments. Additionally, the lively city atmosphere and frequent summer events make the entire New York experience memorable for both first-time visitors and seasoned travelers.

Aug 1, 2024 to Aug 31, 2024
New York in One Day Guided Sightseeing Tour
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August is the perfect month to experience the "New York in One Day Guided Sightseeing Tour." Mild weather and long daylight hours provide ample time to explore iconic landmarks like Times Square, Central Park, and the Statue of Liberty. The clear skies of August offer breathtaking views from atop the Empire State Building. The bustling city streets are alive with summertime energy, making it an idyllic time for outdoor dining and exploring NYC’s myriad of cultures and neighbourhoods.

Aug 1, 2024 to Aug 31, 2024
Edge Observation Deck - General Admission
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August is a perfect month to visit the Edge Observation Deck in New York as the summer weather allows unobstructed, breathtaking 360-degree views of the city's iconic skyline. The warmer temperatures of August make the outdoor sky deck more enjoyable, with a chance to walk on the thrilling glass floor. Plus, with extended daylight hours, you get ample time to witness both the vivacious energy of the day and the mesmerizing tranquility of the city skyline at sunset.
Aug 1, 2024 to Aug 31, 2024
Bronx Zoo Admission Ticket
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August is an ideal month to visit the Bronx Zoo in New York. This is when the weather is warm, making your animal viewing adventurous and fun. Kids will love the Bug Carousel and the Butterfly Garden, both are in full swing this month. Plus, Summer Zoo Camp and Wild Encounters, exclusive to the summer months are ongoing. Visitors can expect longer sunshine hours, allowing ample time to explore over 265 acres of wildlife habitats and attractions.

Aug 1, 2024 to Aug 31, 2024
New York Dinner Cruise with Best Views of the New York Skyline
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August is ideal for the New York Dinner Cruise with Buffet for a variety of reasons. The warm summer evenings offer perfect weather to enjoy the top deck. Sparkling city lights reflecting on the tranquil Hudson River create a magical ambiance. Succulent seafood, juicy steaks, and refreshing cocktails taste extra delicious under the starlit sky. Additionally, you can feast your eyes on iconic landmarks like the Statue of Liberty. August's late sunsets provide extended daylight for breathtaking views.

Aug 1, 2024 to Aug 31, 2024
Bateaux New York Dinner Cruise
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August is the perfect time to partake in the Bateaux New York Dinner Cruise. Warm, sultry summer evenings create ideal conditions for cruising the Hudson River, enjoying panoramic views of NYC's iconic skyscrapers, bridges, and landmarks bathed in the golden twilight. Lavish meals paired with live music set a captivating ambiance. It’s a perfect blend of sightseeing, dining and entertainment that transforms an ordinary August evening into an unforgettable experience.


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