Cool activities in NYC to beat the heat this summer

When it’s hot, I mean, really hot in the city, there’s not a lot to inspire you to leave your AC unit behind and venture out into the steamy streets of New York City.

While there are museums and movie theaters you can go to for some temporary relief, there’s so much more you can do to stay cool and still have fun.

We’ve gathered a few ideas for an exciting day out of the sun and off the streets that can smell like a portable potty. You’ll thank us later.

Shaye Weaver