As New York City is one of the most prestigious places in the world, people often think that it’s impossible to travel there on a budget or with very little money as possible. This article will show the various options you have at your disposal to make your trip to New York City as affordable as possible.
There are many activities available in New York City regardless of your budget. Granted, many of them are expensive, but there are quite a few things you can do without spending a dime or spending very little.
Museums and Discount Days
Many of the museums in New York City have discount days or “pay as you wish” days. The greatest thing about this is that the days vary between museums, so it’s entirely possible to go to museums for a whole week and spend very little money at all on the experience. The museums that have suggested admission are also very popular. Two of these are the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the American Museum of Natural History.
Both the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens and the Staten Island Museum have free admission on Tuesdays, the Bronx Zoo and New York Botanical Gardens on Wednesdays, the Children’s Museum of the Arts and the Museum of Arts and Design on Thursdays, the American Folk Art Museum, the Bronx Museum of the Arts, the Morgan Library and many more have free admission on Fridays.