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Actually Fun Group Activities in NYC

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The greatest city in the world has tons to do. But, how can you tell which group activities are the best?

If you’re looking for a group activity, there is no shortage of options but some can make you wish you’d stayed home. NYC offers everything from brewery tours to themed music nights and even waterborne adventures are all opportunities to create memories and have fun with friends and family.

We’ve put together the top group activities that you can do in and around New York City for your next family get together, outing with friends, or team-building event. Have you tried any of these? Leave a comment!

Pizza School NYC

Who doesn’t love pizza? From preparing ingredients to biting into that first hot slice, friends and family have been learning from the best at Pizza School NYC for years.

This company conducts classes by appointment, and is great for couples, families, and friends throughout the year. Undoubtedly, the best or worst – or only – pizza you ever made will linger in the memory for years to come!

Sea the City

There’s no view of the New York Skyline like Sea the City. The exhilaration of learning tricks and skidding around on one of our expertly-maintained jet skis will bring laughter, excitement, and probably some wet clothes to your next group outing.

Our seasoned instructors can take riders of any skill level on a wild seaside adventure that will leave you amazed at your own performance, as well as with the incredible view only a jet ski adventure on the water can provide.

Jersey City Archery

Whether you’re a novice or an experienced archer, Jersey City Archery is another great and creative way to bring a group together. At their facility you can take lessons or engage in competition with your friends, all while under the supervision of expert archers and teachers.

Jersey City Archery also hosts axe throwing classes, a pastime growing in popularity all over. Whether axes or arrows are your thing, Jersey City Archery is THE destination for both.

Beat the Bomb

Nothing brings a group together like a shared fear of obliteration. That’s why Eat the Bomb is one of our top picks for fun group activities in NYC!

Part physical challenge, part puzzle course, Beat the Bomb pits you against a nerve-wracking timeline to disarm a bomb and save the day – become a hero with your best friends, family, or coworkers, or suffer the consequences!

Museum Hack

Diving into the fascinating world of art is great for a solo adventure, and even better with a group. Running through many of the city’s best museums, Museum Hack is the best group tour company for your next art excursion.

Specializing in simple tours and exciting events such as scavenger hunts, there’s no shortage of memorable photos and eye-opening learning opportunities for you and your family and friends than Museum Hack.

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Our Jet Ski Tours Launch Just 10 Minutes from Manhattan.

Starting at $169

Sea the City Jet Ski tours offer a unique way for tourists and New Yorkers alike to get up close to the sights and attractions on their very own Jet Ski. Book online today!

What you’ll see: Statue of Liberty, Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges, Governor’s Island, Ellis Island, Freedom Tower, Janes Carousel, One Brooklyn Park, South Street Seaport, Empire State Building, and more!