Looking for some fun things to do in New York that can be done indoors? It's often cold, which is lightly spoken, so indoor recreation in New York is a must if you want to try new experiences.

Paintballing, golfing, and painting are just a couple of indoor recreational activities in NYC that you can adventure out to, so there's bound to be something on this list perfect for you! Check out our 212Area Guide for fun indoor things to do in New York and more recreational activities in NYC.

Escape Room NYC - Mission Escape Games
Recreation $
265 W 37th St #802A, New York NY, 10018
Mission Escape Games strives to provide a unique escape room experience where our players - you! - can challenge your mind and work with others as a team...
Restaurant $
26 Clinton St, New York NY, 10002
Koneko (“kitten” in Japanese). Located on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, Koneko has an artisanal Japanese-influenced menu. And a big, furry family...
Golf Club at Chelsea Piers
Recreation $
59 Chelsea Piers, New York NY, 10011
The Golf Club at Chelsea Piers, NYC's premier golf destination, offers the unique opportunity to drive, chip and putt on a scenic Hudson River pier. This...
Steep Rock
Recreation $
1506 Lexington Ave,, New York, NY, 10029
It would be natural to think that the only wall climbing available to a Manhattanite is of the illegal, daredevil variety. Steep Rock proves that wrong...
Bowlmor Lanes Times Square
4.8  5 Rating (3)
222 W 44th St, New York NY, 10036
Conveniently located at 222 W 44th St, the completely updated, 90,000-square-foot venue features 48 lanes of blacklight bowling, seven brand new bowling...
Russian Tea Room
Bar & Restaurant $
150 W 57th St, New York NY, 10019
Iconic New York City Restaurant, founded in 1927, serving modern continental cuisine with a Russian flair. For ninety years, New York's defining cultural...
Riverbank State Park
5.0  5 Rating (1)
679 Riverside Dr, New York NY, 10031
Riverbank is the only park of its kind in the Western Hemisphere. Inspired by urban rooftop designs in Japan, this 28-acre multi-level landscaped recreational...
New York Public Library and Bryant Park
Community & Government $$
New York NY, 10036
New York Public Library and Bryant Park is a conjunction of the New York Public Library Main Branch and the adjacent Bryant Park.HistoryAfter serving as a battle...
Gotham Comedy Club
4.6  5 Rating (2)
208 W 23rd St, Frnt 1, New York NY, 10011
Gotham Comedy Club opened it's new 10,000 square foot flagship location providing New York with live performances from today's elite comedians, and since...
Chelsea Piers Sky Rink
4.9  5 Rating (2)
23rd St. & the Hudson River Chelsea Piers - Pier 61, New York NY, 10011
Learn to figure skate where the biggest names in skating train! Without leaving New York City, Sky Rink's state-of-the-art facilities and international...
Recreation $$
928 8th Avenue, New York NY, 10019
Can a museum be fun? Can spy skills help you see the world more clearly? What are your spy skills and what’s your spy role? #QuestionEverything The world’s...
Modern Pinball NYC Arcade, Party Place & Museum
Recreation $
362 3rd Ave, New York NY, 10016
Real NYC pinball arcade for kids & adults with fun attractions, activities & fun things to do like play pinball & video games. Also a museum with cool...
MPHC Climbing Gym
Recreation $$
482 W 43rd St, New York NY, 10036
MPHC Climbing Gym offers 5,000 square feet of climbing nirvana right in the heart of Manhattan. In business since 1992, we specialize in indoor rock climbing,...