Mother’s Day in NYC: 3 Fun Things for Mom
If you haven’t already planned your weekend with mom, we have some great ideas that might save you from being in the doghouse. Many people traditionally will call mom, send a nice card or a bouquet of flowers – but what if you want to give her something really special? We have selected some of the best things New York has to offer for mom:
Send her to a Day Spa
Spa at Plaza Athénée – 37 E. 64th St, near Madison Ave. (212) 606-4675
Spa at Plaza Athénée was voted one of the top day spa’s in New York last year and still is one of the best places for day spa if you are looking for something special for mom. This spa runs around $700 for the day but features a private suite with dressing room, steam shower and Zen treatment area. The treatment include the use of the suite, mani-pedi, massage, and body treatment of facial. Here’s a some more details on this fabulous day spa.
Take her to brunch at a special place
Café d’Alsace – 1695 Second Ave (212) 722-5133
Café d’Alsace is a cozy French-American bistro that was started by Chef Philippe Roussel and specializes in Alsatian food such as Choucroute Garnie, Tarte Flambee and Baeckeofe. There are a lot of pastry treats as well with the famous Apple Tarts, and dessert specialties such as Pear Feuillete (pears layered with crème legere and puff pastry). Brunch menu features specialty omelets, pancakes and Belgian waffles. Here’s a link the brunch menu
Here’s a list of other great brunch choices for Mothers Day
Take her to The Met
Metropolitan Museum of Art – 1000 Fifth Ave
There’s lot of family programs schedules for The Met on Sunday. Look for special workshops that include stained glass, silver smithing and works in bronze. There’s a lot to see at The Met with special exhibits from Matisse, Picasso and the Parisian avant garde painters. There is also a special exhibit of Egyptian art as well as many other world-class exhibits that can really be a visual treat for mom. Here’s a link to The Met.
Mother’s Day only comes once a year, so if you haven’t planned anything you can do with mom this year, we have shared with you three great choices. Don’t forget to let mom know that she is still the number one woman in your life by showing her why New York is the best city in the world for mom!
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