Geek Guide: Apps, Coding, and Tech Family Fun

With all the pressure on kids to study STEM subjects in school, it's easy to forget that science, technology, engineering and mathematics can actually be loads of fun. And that's especially true for a generation raised on games like Minecraft, which challenges players to use all those skills in engaging and creative ways.

Our Tech & Science Guide features info about the best geeky destinations for kids in New York City, from makerspaces where they can work on a variety of high-tech projects, to hands-on activities at the Museum of Mathematics and the Sony Wonder Technology Lab. Plus we've got the scoop on robot-making classes, coding for kids and cool interactive apps that make learning fun.

Speaking of apps, don't forget to download our very own Mommy Poppins Kids on the Go app for FREE so you can find the best family destinations wherever you happen to be in NYC.