Know someone who loves New York City? Here are some great gift ideas for them!More: Food Gifts From NYC
1. For Someone Planning a Trip to New York City
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If you know someone heading to New York City on vacation, they will probably appreciate an inspired gift to make their trip a little bit more affordable. Depending on your budget, you could buy them tickets to a great museum
or guided tour
, or go all-out and get them an attraction pass
that will let them enjoy their choice of pre-paid attractions.
2. For Kids Who Love the Statue of Liberty
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If you've got someone who loves to build on your shopping list, check out this Nanoblock Statue Of Liberty
. Designed for kids 8+, building the Statue of Liberty will be a great way for the recipient to spend some of their winter break. If you've got a Barbie fan on your list, the Statue of Liberty Barbie
does double duty both as a great gift and a way to support the Ellis Island Foundation.
3. For The Person Who Wants to Know EVERYTHING About New York
True New York City lovers will appreciate having "The Encyclopedia of New York City"
edited by Kenneth T. Jackson on their bookshelf so they can look up just about anything from famous New Yorkers and landmarks to historical events and neighborhoods. With over 5,000 entries, this is the authoritative book on New York City. If you're looking for something a little less heavy-weight (the encyclopedia has over 1500 pages!), the Guide to New York City Landmarks
put out by the New York City Landmarks and Preservation Commission is a great choice with lots of information about New York City's landmarks and historical neighborhoods.
4. For The Family Who Doesn't Have Space For One More Thing
5. For The Sport Fan
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