Easter in NYC: Easter Egg Hunts in Manhattan

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Don your bonnet, bite into that chocolate bunny ear, and, armed with a basket, head out for one these "eggs-cellent" Easter egg hunts in NYC. The thrill of setting out on an egg hunt, in search of those little treat-filled treasures, is surely one of the holiday's greatest pastimes. Manhattan has got kids covered, boasting egg hunt events that even offer face painting, games, pictures with the Easter Bunny, and more. Happy hunting!

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Children's Museum of Manhattan

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The Children's Museum of Manhattan hosts their annual Easter egg hunt throughout Easter weekend, from Friday through Monday. Kids of all ages can uncover plenty of Easter eggs hidden throughout the museum, filled with prizes. After the morning hunt, stick around for the museum's Easter basket weaving workshop (ages 6 and older), where children can learn how to weave their own basket using recycled materials. Event is free with museum admission.

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Lower Manhattan Community Church

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The annual Great Easter Egg Hunt, sponsored by the Lower Manhattan Community Church, is usually held in the Tribeca neighborhood. This free event invites toddlers to 3rd graders to hunt for eggs, take pictures with the Easter Bunny, and to sign up for face painting and carnival-style games.

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