Looking for something fun to do in the Bronx? There’s much more to this NYC borough than Yankee Stadium. We at Empire Rent a Car have put together this list of things to do in the Bronx. We didn’t list them in any particular order, so feel free to pick and choose activities and attractions that sound like fun. If you’re staying a while or are a new Bronx resident, you can also work your way through the list over the course of a few days or a few weeks! Note that some attractions are within easy walking distance, but you may also decide to rent a car for your Bronx travels.

1. Grab a spicy pork burrito at Taqueria Tlaxcalli. 2. Visit the world-renowned New York Botanical Garden. 3. Enjoy an animal adventure at the Bronx Zoo, open year-round (with seasonal hours). 4. Explore the diversity of New York at the Museum of the Arts. 5. Order a slice of pizza and a bag of garlic knots at John & Joe’s Pizzeria. 6. Sample a brew or two at the Bronx Alehouse. 7. Rent a car, and visit the historic estate and grounds at Wave Hill. 8. Spend a lazy afternoon in Pelham Bay Park—three times the size of Central Park! 9. See Yankee Stadium & Museum firsthand, or catch a game if you’re here in season. 10. Fan of Greek gyros? Head on over to Greek Express! 11. Experience NYC’s past firsthand at the City Island Historical Society and Nautical Museum, a free attraction. 12. Take a walk through Little Italy, and be sure to grab some authentic Italian cuisine. 13. Check out a public gallery exhibition or event at the Longwood Art Gallery 14. Grab a cup of coffee and some good conversation at La Casa Del Caffe. 15. See where Edgar Allen Poe spent his later years at the Poe Cottage.

You will find many attractions and eateries, so as you’re out and about in this NYC borough, be sure to keep your eyes open for little-known shops and restaurants. You never know which hole-in-the-wall establishment will turn into a personal favorite. To rent a car for your Bronx exploration, contact Empire Rent a Car at 800-750-8782. We have locations in the Bronx and can offer you a variety of affordable rental cars and van rentals. If you’re making your Bronx visit permanent, we also carry moving truck rentals. Check out our car rental specials for additional savings.