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Point  ($$) 9.9
stay time indicator 1.0-2.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Landmark, Historic Place, Skyscraper

Wheelchair Accessible, Trendy, Dine In, Breathtaking Views, Famous, Family Fun, Lush, Architectural Marvel, Self Guided Tour, Exhibitions, Souvenirs, Sightseeing, Photography

20 W 34th St., new york

Empire state building, an American cultural icon and America’s Favorite Architecture, is one of the world's tallest building (ranks 6th in US, 43rd in world) and has been named as one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World by the American Society of Civil Engineers. Its name is derived from New York State's nickname, "The Empire State". It's initial design was derived from two building: Winston-Salem, North Carolina and Carew Tower in Cincinnati, Ohio. Known to be one of the most photographed building in the world, don't forget to tag your your shots #EmpireStateBuilding. Becasuse of the height of the building, under the right atmospheric conditions, couples can experience a slight electric shock when they kiss. The building took only lightning fast 11 months to built and is made up of 200,000 cubic feet of Indiana Limestone and has it's own Zipcode: 10118. On a clear day one can see five states from our Observatories: New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Massachusetts. The building has two observatories on the 86th and 102nd floors attracting around four million visitors annually providing spectacular views of Newyork city and surrounding neighborhoods. The building has been featured in several movies such as "An Affair to Remember," "Sleepless in Seattle," "Elf" and "The Amazing Spider-Man". The couple who marry on Valentine's Day, on the 80th floor become members of the Empire State Building Wedding Club. They receive free admission to the observatory each year on February 14 (their anniversary) thereafter.

Point  (Free Entry) 9.5
stay time indicator 1.5-2.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Scenic, National Park, Greenery

Local Favorite, Wheelchair Accessible, Dog Friendly, Hiking, Biking, Guided Tours, Relaxing, Breathtaking Views, Family Fun, Free Entry, Lush, Self Guided Tour, Exhibitions, Bike Rentals, Sightseeing Tours, Sportfishing, Walking Around, People Watching, Birding, Boating, Skating, Tennis, Concerts, Sightseeing, Photography, Art Gallery, Aquarium

central park, new york

Central Park is an iconic 843-acre first major landscaped public park in the United States. It is the most visited (more than 42 million) and the most filmed location in the world. The visitors can enjoy scenic hills, meadows while taking a walk. There are ice-skating rinks, strawberry fields, ball fields, Belvedere castle, a zoo, a beautiful bow bridge, fountains, a wildlife sanctuary, Elm tree path (the mall), Cleopatra's needle, a large area of natural woods, and the Delacorte Theater; an amphitheater that hosts the "Shakespeare in the Park" summer festivals. Six miles path inside the park is used by joggers, cyclists, skateboarders, and inline skaters, especially when automobile traffic is prohibited, on weekends and in the evenings after 7:00 pm. Central Park is one of the best outdoor venues for huge concerts. Around 980,000 people attended the Garth Brooks concert in 1997 making it "the most attended concert" in its history. The Central Park Carousel, one of the largest merry-go-rounds in the US was installed in the park in 1951. The area where Central Park now stands was once covered and surrounded by glaciers about 12,000 years ago. If you want to experience both nature and arts, Central Park is the place to be.

stay time indicator 2.0-2.5 hr stay Closed now Check Hours of Operation
Architecture, Museum

Art Gallery, Exhibitions, Family Fun, Music, Local Favorite, Famous, Breathtaking Views, Self Guided Tour, Guided Tours, Wheelchair Accessible

1000 fifth avenue, new york

The Metropolitan Museum of Art is the largest art museum in the United States and one of the most visited museums in the world. It was founded in 1870 by the group of businessmen financiers, artists, and cultural enthusiast. The museum showcase more than two million works divided among seventeen curatorial departments. The collection consists of works of art from classical; antiquity, ancient Egypt, paintings and sculpture from nearly all European masters, also the collection of American and modern art. The museum also features encyclopedic collections of musical instrument, costumes, and accessories as well as unique weapons and armor from around the world. The longest work in the museum collection is from 16th-century Egyptian carpet and the smallest is a 1.1-inch cylinder that was used to stamp impression on clay. The MET has been featured in many movies and comic books which make it most visited museum in the world with around 6.3 million visitors in 2015.

Point  (Free Entry) 8.5
stay time indicator 0.5-1.5 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Scenic, Novelty Attraction, Shopping Place

Wheelchair Accessible, Dog Friendly, Dine In, Biking, Shopping, Guided Tours, Breathtaking Views, Street Performance, Famous, Free Entry, Exhibitions, Bike Rentals, Souvenirs, Sightseeing Tours, Walking Around, People Watching, Concerts, Sightseeing, Nightlife, Photography, Music, Dance, Art Gallery, Movie Night, Live Shows

times square, new york

Times Square, popularly known as the Crossroads of the World, is an iconic; busiest tourist attraction. More than 50 million people visit this place annually. It is always crowded but for a special occasion like New Year’s Eve - the “Dropping of the ball” ceremony, it attracts more than a million visitors. Big, bright, and unforgettable flashing neon lights and brilliantly lit billboards and screens (not to mention the world’s largest LED NASDAQ sign!) make this place vibrant and exciting. This place offers an electrifying experience for everyone. There is a lot of entertainment options for families and people in all age groups; such as Broadway and street shows, Theatre, Concerts, Shopping, museums, and home to some of the best restaurants. You'll run into several street artists, people dressed as different superheroes, characters from movies/shows, etc. Feel free to take pictures with them in exchange for tips. The place is full of stores, hotels, cafes, bars, restaurants, and ticket booths. There are also many theatres and cinemas in the area.

Point  ($$) 9.2
stay time indicator 3.0-4.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Architecture, Historic Place, Scenic, Monument

Wheelchair Accessible, Guided Tours, Relaxing, Breathtaking Views, Famous, Family Fun, Lush, Self Guided Tour, Cruise, Sightseeing Tours, Walking Around, Sightseeing, Coffee Tea, Cafe

liberty island, new york

The Statue of Liberty, one of the most recognizable landmarks, was a gift from France to the people of the United States. The copper statue is a robed female figure representing the Roman goddess Libertas. She is holding a torch above her head in one hand and carrying a Tabula Ansata inscribed in Roman numerals with "JULY IV MDCCLXXVI" (July 4, 1776), the date of the U.S. Declaration of Independence, on the other hand. The seven spikes in the statue's crown signify the seven continents, each measuring up to 9 feet in length and weighing as much as 150 pounds. There are 25 windows in the crown, which symbolize gemstones and heaven's rays shining on the world. The green color of the statue is due to the natural weathering of the copper. It is located on Liberty Island and is only accessible by ferry. It also features a Statue of Liberty exhibit located on the second floor of the pedestal inside the statue, featuring a vast collection of photographs, prints, and artifacts that tell its story.

Point  (Free Entry) 9.0
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Architecture, Historic Place, Landmark

Dine In, Famous, Family Fun, Free Entry, Walking Around, Nightlife, Dance, Free Wifi, Kids Friendly, Multilingual Staff

45 Rockfeller Plaza, new york

A visit to New York City wouldn't be complete without a trip to this National Historic Landmark. Rockefeller Center consists of 19 high-rise buildings spanning 22 acres between 48th and 51st street. This place is the epicenter of everything, a city within a city. See more than 100 sculptures, statues, murals, friezes, decorative fountains, and mosaics throughout the buildings. People enjoy skating at the world-famous rink during winter. The complex is also famous for its annual lighting of the Christmas tree.

Point  ($$) 8.8
stay time indicator 0.75-1.25 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Architecture, Skyscraper, Observation Deck

Wheelchair Accessible, Dine In, Breathtaking Views, Famous, Family Fun, Lush, Self Guided Tour, Sightseeing, Photography, Private Events, Free Wifi, Multilingual Staff

30 Rockefller plaza, new york

Top of The Rock or simply "the deck" is an American Art Deco skyscraper that forms the centerpiece of Rockefeller Center in Midtown Manhattan, New York. It offers a 360-degree unobstructed view of the city, including New York harbor, Central Park, Hudson River, the outer boroughs, and beyond. There are two indoor viewing lounges on the 67th and 69th floors and one open-air deck on the 70th floor. Truly a photographer's delight; snap unobstructed views and feel like you're floating directly above Central Park's intricate pathways and reservoir. The visitor can also go through tons of other things during the holidays; the Christmas tree, the Saks Fifth Avenue windows, and the ice skating on the iconic rink. The best time to go to the top is slightly before sunset so you can see the city in daylight and at night. There is no limit to how long you can stay up there. The visitors can enjoy the spectacular views of the whole city at night, especially the colorful Empire State Building.

Point  ($$) 9.0
stay time indicator 2.0-3.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Museum, Artsy

Wheelchair Accessible, Dine In, Guided Tours, Family Fun, Self Guided Tour, Exhibitions, Behind The Scenes Tours, Coffee Tea, Cafe

11 west 53 street, new york

The Museum of modern art is one of the largest and most influential museums of primarily American and European modern and contemporary art ranging from the late 19th century to the present. Visitors can browse through the following types of exhibits: Architecture and Design, Prints and Illustrated Books, Media and Performance Art, Painting and Sculpture, Drawings, Photography, and Film, and special exhibits throughout the year. The MOMA’s library includes approximately 300,000 books and exhibition catalogs, over 1000 periodical titles, and over 40,000 files of ephemera. Visitors can also take advantage of online educational programs, tours, lectures, and a number of war programs. The views are great in the summer, although winter is the busiest time of year. The gift shop is always fun to visit.

Point  ($$) 9.0
stay time indicator 1.0-1.5 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Architecture, Skyscraper, Observation Deck

Wheelchair Accessible, Dine In, Guided Tours, Breathtaking Views, Family Fun, Self Guided Tour, Exhibitions, Photography, Private Events

285 Fulton St, new york

One World Trade Center or freedom center is the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere and the seventh tallest building in The World. It is the main building of the rebuilt World Trade Center complex with a cubic base footprint identical to the original Twin Towers. The “One World Observatory” is an enclosed observation deck in the building rising 1,250 ft. above street level. The highest quality of materials with state-of-the-art design; make this building the safest office building in the world. You can go on a beautiful day and spend at least 2-3 hours here just admiring the incredible views. The perfect time to go is around sunset, see the views in sunlight, dusk, and moonlight, the best of all worlds.

Point  ($$) 8.8
stay time indicator 2.0-1.5 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Architecture, Museum, Monument

Wheelchair Accessible, Guided Tours, Family Fun, Self Guided Tour, Exhibitions, Behind The Scenes Tours, Coffee Tea

180 Greenwhich street, new york

9/11 Memorial Museum commemorates the September 11, 2001 attacks. The memorial is located at the World Trade Center site, the former location of the Twin Towers, which were destroyed during the September 11 attacks. The majority of the building is underground. An entrance ramp leads 70 feet down to a large hall in the footprint of the North Tower, meant to evoke emptiness and absence. Foundation Hall is a huge, “slurry wall,” a retaining wall that survived the attacks, is incorporated into the design, and is meant to represent survival and determination. This space houses the “Last Column,” a 36-foot-high piece of steel that was the last to be taken from the site during cleanup in May 2002. The museum holds 10,000 artifacts, including wrecked emergency vehicles, 911 phone calls, and emergency response recordings, pictures of all of the victims, and media of the entire event from crash to cleanup. There are also more than 2,000 recordings of first-hand oral history.

Point  (Free Entry) 9.0
stay time indicator 0.5-1.25 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Scenic, Public Park, Greenery

Local Favorite, Wheelchair Accessible, Hiking, Relaxing, Family Fun, Free Entry, Exhibitions, Walking Around, People Watching, Behind The Scenes Tours, Picnic, Guided Tours, Various Food Options

812 Washington St, new york

The Highline is a 1.45 miles long new york city park built on an elevated section of a disused freight rail line on Manhattan's West Side. Visitors encounter nature, art, design, flowers, foliage, old train tracks and, a beautiful cityscape on the trail. A lot of activities are available to play, create and learn together in the park. Each year, Friends of the High Line creates fun and innovative opportunities for people of all ages to experience the park in a new way.

Point  (Free Entry) 9.1
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Architecture, Historic Place, Landmark

Wheelchair Accessible, Dog Friendly, Biking, Breathtaking Views, Family Fun, Free Entry, Lush, Self Guided Tour, Bike Rentals, Walking Around, People Watching, Nightlife, Photography

Brooklyn Bridge, new york

The Brooklyn Bridge has become one of the most famous sights in New York. More than 120,000 vehicles, 10,000 pedestrians, and 4,000 bikes cross it every day. The Brooklyn Bridge was the first suspension bridge to use steel rather than iron for its cables. It is a great place to take photos. the second floor of Brooklyn Bridge is the walking bridge for visitors. You can also rent a bike to cross the bridge. A walk on the Brooklyn Bridge is a must-do while in Brooklyn.

Point  (Price varies) 9.2
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Sightseeing, Historic Place, Neighbourhood

Guided Tours, Street Performance, Famous, Family Fun, Free Entry, Self Guided Tour, Souvenirs, Sightseeing Tours, Walking Around, People Watching, Sightseeing, Nightlife, Pizza, Cafe, Live Shows, Full Bar

Theater District, new york

Theater District is a Manhattan Neighborhood with 41 broadway theaters and many other theaters, movie theaters, restaurants, hotels, and other entertaining places. Broadway is one of the most famous streets in New York with big, splashy musicals. The Theater District runs approximately from West 41st to West 54th Streets (south to north), and Sixth to Eighth Avenues (east to west).

Point  (Price varies) 9.0
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Architecture, Historic Place, Concert Hall

Wheelchair Accessible, Guided Tours, Concerts, Nightlife, Music, Live Shows

881 7th Ave, new york

Carnegie Hall is an Italian Renaissance-style building—with a brick-and-terra-cotta facade. There are three concert halls: the subterranean Zankel Hall, mainly for jazz; small Weill Recital Hall, usually given over to chamber music shows; and Isaac Stern Auditorium/Ronald O. Perelman Stage, the main (and largest) theater. Visitors get to enjoy a wide range of exceptional musical performances each season by acclaimed artists and composers; citywide festivals that feature collaborations with leading New York City cultural institutions; orchestral performances, chamber music, new-music concerts, and recitals; as well as the best in jazz, and other popular music. This place is home to more than 500 independently produced events each year.

Point  (Free Entry) 8.7
stay time indicator 1.0-1.5 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Architecture, Historic Place, Landmark

Dog Friendly, Dine In, Guided Tours, Breathtaking Views, Family Fun, Free Entry, Self Guided Tour, Exhibitions, Walking Around, Nightlife, Photography, Coffee Tea, Cafe, Private Events

89 E 42nd street, new york

The Grand Central Terminal is the world’s biggest railroad terminal with 44 platforms and 67 tracks. It’s home to many restaurants, shops, and heart-touching events. Every time is the right time to visit Grand Central Terminal. The basement of the grand central is the deepest basement in New York City. In fact, one can sink a ten-story office building down through the Main Concourse floor, and NOT reach the basement floor of Grand Central. The world’s largest Tiffany clock is at grand central. A great place for traveling, eating and shopping, or just sitting on a bench and watching people.

Point  (Free Entry) 8.0
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Neighbourhood, Historic Place, Landmark

Wheelchair Accessible, Free Entry, Lush, Sightseeing Tours, Sightseeing

Wall St, new york

Wall Street is the main street of the Financial District neighborhood. There are famous buildings such as the New York Stock Exchange, the Federal Hall, Trinity Church, and the Charging Bull sculpture, fearless girl sculpture. The Federal Hall is the first capital of the United States of America. George Washington took oath as the Nation's first president there. The name "Wall" of this street is from the actual wall, the Dutch built in the seventeenth century to defend themselves from possible incursions.

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17. Bronx Zoo
 ($$) 8.5
stay time indicator 2.5-4.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Zoo

Wheelchair Accessible, Dine In, Guided Tours, Walking Around, Birding, Wildlife, Coffee Tea, Cafe, Picnic

2300 Southern Blvd, bronx

The Bronx Zoo is the largest metropolitan zoo in the USA. It comprises 265 acres of parklands and naturalistic habitats, through which the Bronx River flows. Zoo home to more than 6,000 animals, representing more than 600 species. There are five waterfalls in the "JungleWorld" exhibit and a bubbling stream that circulates 2,000 gallons of water a minute. Visitors to the Bronx Zoo will find a lot of exotic and unique animals, including many that are endangered or rarely seen in the wild. The zoo plays host to everything from gorillas to giraffes to snow leopards, and everything imaginable in-between. With so many incredible animals to see, the Bronx Zoo always has something to do. There are a lot of open exhibits which make you feel close to the animals.

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18. China Town
 (Free Entry) 8.9
stay time indicator 1.0-1.5 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Neighbourhood, Historic Place, Sightseeing

Wheelchair Accessible, Dog Friendly, Dine In, Family Fun, Free Entry, Self Guided Tour, Walking Around, Sightseeing

177A Canal St, new york

China Town is home to the dense population of Asian immigrants in the Western Hemisphere. There are hole-in-the-wall restaurants, open-air fish markets, entertaining souvenir shops., a fantastic selection of ordinary and exotic produce, bargain gifts, jewelry, and handbags. The locals hang out in leafy Columbus Park for Tai Chi, chess, and mahjong. Every year, the streets of Chinatown light up with lanterns and colorful lights to celebrate the Chinese New Year Parade.

Point  (Free Entry) 8.5
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Neighbourhood, Landmark, Sightseeing

Wheelchair Accessible, Dog Friendly, Dine In, Family Fun, Free Entry, Self Guided Tour, Walking Around, Sightseeing, Cafe

Mulberry St & Broome St, new york

Little Italy is full of Italian customs, food, language, famous Italian restaurants, and stores. Powerful members of the Italian mafia used little Italy as their base location in the past. Little Italy was home to the Italian immigrants who came through New York City starting in the late 1870s. There are lots of little shops and eateries that you can try and enjoy to experience the Italian culture.

stay time indicator 1.0-2.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Museum

Wheelchair Accessible, Dine In, Guided Tours, Breathtaking Views, Family Fun, Lush, Exhibitions, Vegan Options, Kids Friendly, Multilingual Staff

Pier 86, W 46th St & 12th Ave, new york

Get a taste of science, excitement, history, and glory at this maritime history museum. The museum is on the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid (CVS-11), one of the most successful ships in US history, features a range of interactive exhibits and events. With outdoor movies in the summer, Kids Week in February, and special Veteran’s Day activities, the Intrepid has something for everyone all year round. Walk on the deck of the Intrepid Aircraft Carrier, see the Enterprise Space Shuttle, The Aircraft Collection, The Submarine Growler, the torpedo room, and more.

Point  (Price varies) 8.9
stay time indicator 0.5-1.25 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Theatre, Architecture, Novelty Attraction

Wheelchair Accessible, Dine In, Guided Tours, Family Fun, Concerts, Behind The Scenes Tours, Live Shows

1260 6th Avenue, new york

Radio city hall, the entertainment venue located in Rockefeller Center, is the largest indoor theater in the world. It can hold over 6,000 people. Year-round performances such as leading pop and rock performances, television events like grammy awards, the Tony Awards, the Daytime Emmy Awards, the MTV Video Music Awards, and the NFL Draft have taken place in the hall. Theater focuses mainly on concerts and live stage shows throughout the year. Occasionally some movies premier and feature run take place such as the harry potter movie series. The shooting of many shows like Wheel of Fortune, Saturday Night Live, Barney & Friends, Celebrity Jeopardy, America's Got Talent took place in the Radio city hall. The radio city hall also conducts the Christmas spectacular featuring The Rockettes(women’s precision dance team) annually during holidays (November - Early January).

Point  (Price varies) 8.5
stay time indicator 0.75-1.25 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Architecture, Indoor Arena

Wheelchair Accessible, Family Fun, People Watching, Concerts, Behind The Scenes Tours, Live Shows, Free Wifi

4 Pennsylvania Plaza, new york

Madison Square Garden often called "MSG" or simply "The Garden" is the world's most famous arena hosting pro sport, concerts, and other big events. It was home to the first indoor ice rinks in the US. It is the oldest arena in the National Hockey League and the second-oldest arena in the National Basketball Association. The first professional game by Michael Jordan was played on MSG. The ceiling of the MSG is concave rather than convex which gives sound absorptive acoustic insulation, allowing for the sound quality that makes it a concert mecca. MSG is the fourth-busiest music arena in the world in terms of ticket sales.

Point  (Price varies) 8.8
stay time indicator 1.0-1.75 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Performing Art Center, Landmark

Wheelchair Accessible, Dine In, Guided Tours, Family Fun, Behind The Scenes Tours, Music, Dance, Coffee Tea, Art Gallery, Educational Workshops, Cafe, Private Events, Live Shows, Ballet, Opera

10 Lincoln Center Plaza, new york

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is 16.3 acres building complex for music, dance, and theater performances. It is home to twelve institutions: The Chamber Music Society, The Film Society, Jazz at Lincoln Center, The Juilliard School, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, Lincoln Center Theater, The Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet, New York City Opera, New York Philharmonic, The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, School of American Ballet. Thousands of concerts and performances happen here each year, making it one of New York's most visited venues.

Point  (Free Entry) 9.2
stay time indicator 0.5-0.75 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Scenic, Public Park, Greenery

Wheelchair Accessible, Dog Friendly, Relaxing, Family Fun, Free Entry, Self Guided Tour, Sightseeing Tours, Walking Around, Boating, Sightseeing, Private Events

battery park, new york

Battery Park, located at the Battery, New York, is 25-acre public park. It is within walking distance of many businesses - making it a popular lunchtime hangout. It is also in the proximity of many of the city's finest attractions, including South Street Seaport, The New York Stock Exchange, and the Staten Island Ferry. Within the park is Hope Garden, dedicated to AIDS victims. One of the perks of visiting Battery Park NYC is the surrounding area. Located right on the edge of the New York Harbor, you can walk along the water, see the ferry and tour boats sailing by, and even spot the Statue of Liberty. The Statue of Liberty is visible, as is all of New York harbor. Helicopters take off and land, ships depart, and sometimes you can catch the giant Carnival Cruise Ships.

Point  (Price varies) 8.5
stay time indicator 0.75-1.5 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Monument, Baseball Stadium

Wheelchair Accessible, Dine In, Guided Tours, Concerts, Behind The Scenes Tours, Cafe, Private Events

1 E 161st Street, new york

Yankee Stadium is the home ballpark for the New York Yankees of Major League Baseball (MLB). The stadium has replicas of some design elements from the original Yankee stadium. In addition to baseball games, it also hosts additional events, including college football games, soccer matches, and concerts. Inside the stadium, there is a Ball Wall that features autographed balls by past and present Yankees. There is also an open-air monument park in the stadium which features the collection of monuments, plaques, and retired numbers honoring distinguished members of the New York Yankees.

Point  ($$) 9.0
stay time indicator 1.0-2.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Museum, Landmark

Wheelchair Accessible, Dine In, Guided Tours, Famous, Family Fun, Exhibitions, Souvenirs, Art Gallery, Private Events, Kids Friendly

1071 5th Avenue, new york

The Guggenheim is one of the most significant museums and UNESCO World Heritage Site. It is famous for its location, unique architecture, art collection from Impressionist, Post-Impressionist, early Modern, and contemporary art. Visitors can also enjoy the special exhibitions throughout the year. Inside the building is a unique ramp gallery from ground level to the top in a long, continuous spiral along the outer edge of the building. It is the only landmark in new york that has been compared to the inverted cupcake, giant Jell-O mold & washing machine. The Guggenheim collection is an impressive collection of masterpieces - including the world’s largest collection of works by Russian artist Kandinsky, with almost 100 paintings and 60 works on paper. The building was built close to the park to ensure that it would fit into the surrounding natural environment.

Point  (Free Entry) 8.6
stay time indicator 1.0-1.5 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Architecture, Museum

Wheelchair Accessible, Guided Tours, Family Fun, Exhibitions, Coffee Tea, Art Gallery, Educational Workshops, Cafe, Private Events, Live Shows, Kids Friendly

Queens Museum, Meridian Rd, new york

The Queens Museum is known for an international contemporary art exhibition that reflects the cultural diversity of the new york boroughs. The museum has focused on outreach and access for a wide range of audiences, presenting the highest quality visual arts and education programs. The Panorama of the City of New York is the best-known permanent exhibition at the Queens Museum. It is a 9,335-square-foot (867.2 m2) architectural model that includes every single building constructed before 1992 in all five boroughs; that is a total of 895,000 individual structures. A great place to take the family and spend an hour.

Point  ($$) 8.5
stay time indicator 1.0-1.5 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Museum, Novelty Attraction

Wheelchair Accessible, Guided Tours, Family Fun, Souvenirs, Photography, Art Gallery, Private Events

234 W 42nd Street, new york

Madame Tussauds is a wax museum that showcases a collection of more than 200 painstakingly created wax figures of celebrities, historical leaders, and cultural icons. The wax figures look lifelike; artists apply each hair by hand and use red silk thread for veins to get the look. Some celebrities donate their clothes and accessories for their wax figure to give an extra-realistic display. The hair of the statues is regularly washed and conditioned to keep the look fresh. The visitors can also enjoy the 4D Marvel movie experience at an extra cost.

Point  (Free Entry) 8.3
stay time indicator 0.5-1.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Scenic, Public Park, Greenery

Local Favorite, Wheelchair Accessible, Dog Friendly, Dine In, Relaxing, Breathtaking Views, Family Fun, Free Entry, Lush, Walking Around, People Watching, Sightseeing, Photography, Dance, Coffee Tea, Educational Workshops, Cafe, Movie Night, Private Events, Live Shows, Free Wifi, Kids Friendly

bryant park, new york

Bryant Park is a French classic style green oasis near time square, a perfect break from the concrete jungle of manhattan. Park is a complete enjoyment spot with family-friendly events all year long, plenty of space for reading books, ping pong tables in the summer, a skating rink during holidays, free movie nights, yoga and other classes, and free wifi spots in the park, and so much more.

Point  ($$) 8.7
stay time indicator 0.75-1.5 hr stay Closed now Check Hours of Operation
Museum, Artsy

Wheelchair Accessible, Guided Tours, Exhibitions, Concerts, Art Gallery

945 Madison Avenue, new york

Encounter masterpieces from the Renaissance to the early twentieth century at the Frick Collection. It is home to the high-quality collection of the perfect mix of architecture, interior design, paintings, furniture, and sculptures. Unlike other museums, which arrange works of art by date or artist or style, the Frick Collection Museum arranges paintings solely by Frick's (founder of Frick collection) own design. The museum also features the work of Rembrandt, Giovanni Bellini, El Greco, Frans Hals, Johannes Vermeer, Francois Boucher, Thomas Gainsborough, Sir Joshua Reynolds, Joseph Mallord William Turne, and much more.

Point  ($$) 8.9
stay time indicator 1.5-2.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Architecture, Museum, Artsy

Wheelchair Accessible, Dine In, Guided Tours, Family Fun, Exhibitions, Behind The Scenes Tours, Cafe, Private Events

99 Gansevoort Street, new york

Whitney Museum exhibits a wide range of twentieth-century and contemporary American art, especially the works by living artists. There are more than 21,000 paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints, photographs, films, videos, and artifacts of new media by more than 3,000 artists.

Point  (Free Entry) 8.6
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Landmark, Public Park, Greenery

Wheelchair Accessible, Dog Friendly, Relaxing, Street Performance, Family Fun, Free Entry, People Watching, Picnic, Fountain, Kids Friendly

washignton square, new york

Washington Square Park is 9.75-acre public park in Greenwich village, new york city. There are many flower beds and trees, fountains, a children’s playing area, paths to stroll on, a chess and scrabble playing area, park benches, picnic tables, commemorative statuary, and two dog runs. The Park's fountain area is a popular spot for residents and tourists. The area around the chess tables has several chess shops.

Point  (Free Entry) 9.0
stay time indicator 0.5-0.75 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Architecture, Historic Place, Skyscraper

Wheelchair Accessible, Dine In, Free Entry, Lush, Walking Around, Photography, Cafe

175 5th Avenue, new york

The Flatiron Building is an iconic 22-story triangular-shaped steel-framed groundbreaking skyscraper. The Flatiron Building was constructed between 1901 and 1903 at the intersection of Broadway and Fifth Avenue, one of the most prominent locations in New York City. It was one of the tallest buildings in the city with 20 floors high and among the only two skyscrapers in the north of 14th street. The pointed end of the building is just 6.5 feet wide and opens at an acute angle of roughly 25 degrees.

stay time indicator 1.0-1.5 hr stay Closed now Check Hours of Operation
Architecture, Museum, Artsy

Wheelchair Accessible, Guided Tours, Family Fun, Self Guided Tour, Exhibitions, Art Gallery, Educational Workshops, Private Events

1220 5th Ave at 103rd Street, new york

The Museum of the City of New York is a history and art museum with a vision for a populist approach to the city. It engages visitors by celebrating, documenting, and interpreting the city’s past, present, and future. Today the Museum’s collection contains approximately 750,000 objects, including prints, photographs, decorative arts, costumes, paintings, sculptures, toys, and theatrical memorabilia. The Museum holds exhibitions regularly covering a broad range of topics such as trade, design, preservation, architecture, and anything else related to the city of New York.

Point  (Free Entry) 8.5
stay time indicator 1.0-2.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Scenic, Public Park, Greenery

Local Favorite, Wheelchair Accessible, Dog Friendly, Hiking, Biking, Relaxing, Family Fun, Free Entry, Lush, Exhibitions, Walking Around, People Watching, Birding, Wildlife, Boating, Skating, Tennis, Football, Sightseeing, Photography, Aquarium, Private Events, Birthday Parties, Picnic, Lake

Prospect Park, Brooklyn, new york

Prospect Park is a 585-acre largest public park in Brooklyn. The main attraction of the park includes a 90-acre long meadow, the picnic house, the prospect park zoo, the pre-existing home of Edwin Clark Litchfield, the prospect lake, and the old arches & bridges. The park also boasts a large number of historic buildings such as a restored 1912 carousel, the concert grove - also known as the Oriental Pavilion, the historic eighteenth-century Lefferts House, the Music Pagoda, the colonnaded Grecian Shelter. The park also has sports facilities including seven baseball courts, a tennis center, a basketball court, a soccer field, and much more. The park zoo is a 12-acre zoo, presently offers children’s educational programs, is also engaged in the restoration of endangered species populations, runs a wildlife theater. The zoo houses about 630 animals and with over 300,000 visitors annually visiting the zoo. This park has beautiful gardens and a boat club. There is also 2 ice skating center. The trees are beautiful besides the charming lake.

Point  (Free Entry) 9.0
stay time indicator 0.25-0.5 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Architecture, Historic Place, Landmark

Wheelchair Accessible, Breathtaking Views, Family Fun, Free Entry, Walking Around, People Watching, Photography

405 Lexington Avenue, new york

The Chrysler Building, an art deco-style skyscraper, is one of the finest buildings in New York by many architects. It was the world's tallest building for 11 months before the Empire State Building. It is the tallest building made of brick and steel structure. The building has been featured in many films because of its architectural design. The interior of the building is even more magnificent than its exterior. It houses the world’s very first digital clock. The marble floor and many art deco patterns such as the stylish elevators doors, more than 3800 windows make the Chrysler Building one of New York’s most beautiful buildings. You can walk into the main lobby and take pictures of the murals.

Point  (Free Entry) 9.2
stay time indicator 0.25-0.75 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Architecture, Scenic, Church

Wheelchair Accessible, Guided Tours, Free Entry

St. Patrick's Cathedral, 5th Ave, new york

St. Patrick Cathedral is a decorated Neo-Gothic-style Roman Catholic Cathedral church. It sits on the entire city block and is the largest Roman Catholic Cathedral in the US. The shape of the church is a shortly armed crucifix which is 332 feet long and 172 feet wide and made up of bricks and covered with white marble. Over five million people visit Cathedral every year. It is one great church in the middle of Manhattan with breathtaking architecture.

Point  (Free Entry) 7.5
stay time indicator 0.5-0.75 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Architecture, Historic Place

Wheelchair Accessible, Guided Tours, Family Fun, Free Entry, Sightseeing, Behind The Scenes Tours

233 Broadway, new york

Woolworth Building was the tallest building in the world until the completion of the Bank of Manhattan tower and Chrysler building. The building is 60 stories high with over 5000 windows. The interior of the building is one of the most luxurious designs in New York. The whole lobby is covered with marble and the ceiling features stained glass. Inside the lobby are carved caricatures of men involved in the construction of the building, one of them is a sculpture of Cass gilbert with the model of the building and another one featuring Frank Woolworth paying his building in coins. For the construction of the building special kind of scaffolding were used for the safety of workers. The lobby, which is a historical landmark, is breathtakingly beautiful but is closed to the public unless you take a private tour.

Point  (Free Entry) 8.5
stay time indicator 2.0-4.0 hr stay Open now Check Hours of Operation
Amusement Park, Piers And Boardwalk, Beach

Local Favorite, Wheelchair Accessible, Dine In, Relaxing, Street Performance, Family Fun, Free Entry, Walking Around, People Watching, Sea World, Beach, Cafe, Private Events, Birthday Parties, Picnic, Sunbathing, Various Food Options, Roller Coaster

coney island, new york

Coney Island is an ideal summer spot. It is known for famous amusement parks, including the original Luna Park, Astroland, and Steeplechase Park. The visitors can enjoy playing beach volleyball, handball, and basketball as well as playgrounds and amusement rides, the beach and boardwalk can provide hours of entertainment. Coney Island is also a great place to visit in the off-season. There are also New York Aquarium, The Abe Shark ice skating rink.