60 Most Romantic Things to Do in NYC for Couples Story

By Alli Sewell

Introduction

60 Most Romantic Things to Do in NYC for Couples Story

This list of the most romantic things to do in NYC for couples will give...

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Go up the Empire State Building

The Empire State Building is one of the most iconic places in New York City...

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Share a meal at the One World Observatory

While you can visit the One World Observatory observation deck, taking your partner for dinner...

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Unearth the Secrets of the Grand Central Station

While you may not think it, Grand Central Station is one of the most romantic...

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Escape the city bustle at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden

New York is one of the busiest cities in the world. While the bustle of...

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Wander through Socrates Sculpture Park

Located in Astoria, Queens, the Socrates Sculpture Park is a beautiful outdoor park filled with...

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Spend an evening at the New York City Ballet in the Lincoln Center

Watching a show at the New York City Ballet, located in Lincoln Center, makes for...

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Bike through Central Park

If you and your partner like bike riding, then biking through scenic Central Park is...

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Take a romantic carriage ride through Central Park

Another amazing and romantic way to see Central Park is via a horse and carriage...

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Enjoy drinks with stunning views at a rooftop bar

New York City has some of the best views in the world. Therefore, it's no...

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Explore Times Square

Spending the day or an evening exploring Times Square is one of the many fun...

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Spot a variety of animals at the Bronx Zoo

Go back to your childhood with a fun day out at the Bronx Zoo. The...

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Have a historical date at Ellis Island

If your partner loves historical attractions, then a trip to Ellis Island is one of...

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Get aerial views of New York City on a helicopter tour

New York City is breathtaking when viewed from the ground, but it's even more stunning...

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Appreciate artworks at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, or the Met, is the largest art museum in the...

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Sip cocktails at New York's speakeasies

During prohibition in the 1920s, New York City was one of the main cities to...

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Walk across the Brooklyn Bridge

The Brooklyn Bridge is another iconic landmark on the New York City skyline. Strolling along...

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Dine under the stars on a New York dinner cruise

Enjoying the New York City skyline from the water is a must-do. An even better...

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Discover the best Brooklyn pizza joints

New York pizza is iconic and is often referred to as the best pizza in...

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Stroll along the High Line

Walking along the High Line is one more of the chilled-out and fun things to...

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Relax at AIRE Ancient Baths

AIRE Ancient Baths is a luxury spa that's an ideal place for a relaxing date...

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See a show at Radio City Music Hall

Radio City Music Hall is a performance venue that's known for being home to the...

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Indulge your sweet tooth at a candy store

Going to some local candy stores is a super fun date idea, and luckily you...

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Attend a Broadway Show

Another of the fun things for couples to do in NYC is going to a...

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Catch a movie at Skyline Drive-In

One of the fun NYC activities for couples in the evening is watching a movie...

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Eat your way through New York on a food tour

Couples that like trying new dishes have to go on an NYC food tour when...

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Bowl at The Gutter

The Gutter is a fun bowling alley where you can play a game or two...

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Spot NYC's landmarks on a sightseeing Cruise

If you're visiting the city with your loved one, a great way to see New...

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Share brunch together

A brunch date is always a good idea! You can find numerous restaurants serving brunch...

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Cheer for local sports teams

A great date idea for sports lovers is watching one of New York's teams play...

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Spend the day thrift shopping

Exploring some of the city's thrift stores is an ideal way to find some unique...

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Sail on the East River

If you like outdoor activities, a great thing to try with your partner is sailing...

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Hang out at an arcade

Barcade is an arcade-bar combo that's one of the best places to hang out in...

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Get professional pictures taken

New York City is the perfect backdrop for some cute couples' photos. You can book...

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Have a game of mini golf at Shipwrecked

Located in Brooklyn, Shipwrecked is an indoor mini-golf venue. You and your date can play...

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Discover the best street art in Brooklyn

One of the many things to do for couples in New York is going on...

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Treat yourselves on a dessert tour

You can find many NYC food tours, but the best one for couples with a...

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Look around the Morgan Library and Museum

The Morgan Library and Museum is a museum and research library found in Murray Hill...

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Learn to make new dishes at a cooking class

If you enjoy cooking or are looking to learn how to create different dishes, one...

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Shop at the Brooklyn Flea Market

Another of the great shopping-based things to do in New York for couples is going...

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Skate around at Roller Jam USA

Roller Jam USA is a perfect date spot that allows you to skate around to...

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Enjoy a fun day at Luna Park on Coney Island

Luna Park is an amusement park located on Coney Island. The park has numerous roller...

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Laugh the night away at a comedy club

Going to a comedy club is another of the great NYC couple activities you can...

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Admire the cute latte art at Sweet Moment

Sweet Moment is a cute cafe that has delicious and unique desserts. The cafe is...

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Work together to get out of an escape room

A perfect way to bond is working together to get out of an escape room...

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Go across to Liberty State Park

Liberty State Park is one of the outdoor attractions you and your partner should check...

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Learn more about NYC at the Museum of the City of New York

Founded in 1923, the Museum of the City of New York is intended to preserve...

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Have a breakfast date at Pershing Square

Pershing Square is a brasserie located opposite Grand Central Station. It's also one of the...

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Walk around the Conservatory Garden

Conservatory Garden is a six-acre park located near Central Park. The park has beautifully manicured...

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Dine on delicious plant based dishes at Blossom

For couples that are plant-based, or interested in trying new dishes, a trip to Blossom...

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Enjoy outdoor activities at Prospect Park

You and your date can try many activities at Brooklyn's Prospect Park. The park is...

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Spoil your date on Fifth Avenue

If you're looking to splurge a little on your partner, one of the best things...

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Appreciate modern art at the MoMA

MoMA, or the Museum of Modern Art, was founded in 1929 and remains one of...

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Try rock climbing at Central Rock Gym

A cool thing to try together in New York is indoor rock climbing at Central...

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Explore the American Museum of Natural History

Another top museum in Manhattan is the American Museum of Natural History. Exhibits cover the...

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Share afternoon tea at Alice's Tea Cup

One of the cute and romantic places to go in NYC is Alice's Tea Cup...

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Ice skate at Rockefeller Center

Another perfect date activity, especially in the winter, is ice skating at Rockefeller Center. The...

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Search for rare books at the Strand Bookstore

The Strand Bookstore is a well-known book shop in Manhattan. It has new releases, classic...

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Go to the Guggenheim

The Guggenheim is another of the great art museums in New York to visit with...

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Cuddle with kitties at a cat cafe

One of the cutest places in New York for couples to have a date is...

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Take a day trip to Niagara Falls

The iconic Niagara Falls are located six hours from New York City. If you and...

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