Visitors on a ride at Luna Park, Coney Island

A mini-VIP’s guide to New York


The Big Apple for little people, from legendary toyshops and hands-on museums to Coney Island’s epic rollercoasters.

New York is a city that’s as magical as it is magnetic, as fun as it is fast-paced. For children, it’s a blast, whether you’re hitting a Broadway show, strolling the High Line or racing through Central Park – conveniently on your doorstep, at Mandarin Oriental, New York. Wondering what to see and do? We consulted the real experts: the city’s clued-up resident kids, who shared their favourite addresses.