Cross the East River from Manhattan via the Brooklyn or Manhattan Bridges and you’ll arrive
With free music, art and a wonderful kids’ playground at the northeast end, Madison Square Park is a destination for families and proves that not everything in New York has to be ticketed and expensive.
If you want to horrify anyone from the UK or Australia, just take them to
Boardwalk Empire and Great Gatsby fans should make sure they check the dates for Twenties Parties in New York each year. Story Pip Cummings.