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Madison Square Garden

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Address: 4 Penn Plaza, New York City, NY 10001
Phone Number: (212) 465-6741
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We were undecided whether to take this tour but were pleased we did as it is very entertaining and good value at $54 for the two of us. We were guided by Dave who did an excellent... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 18, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

We were undecided whether to take this tour but were pleased we did as it is very entertaining and good value at $54 for the two of us. We were guided by Dave who did an excellent job and gave us a great insight into this epic Sports and Music venue. There are plenty of photo opportunities too.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

Nothing special - just a huge, utilitarian performance space. Not pretty or anything like that. It's sufficient.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

We went as a family to watch our first basketball game with the NY Knicks versus the Indiana Pacers - all the entertainment thrown in aside from the game itself was great fun!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015 NEW

This was a once in a lifetime chance for us, booked tickets online for a basketball game. We had also enjoyed the Behind the Scenes tour the previous day, included in our nypass, which was brilliant, and made our game experience even better. Ticketing was easy, entry and finding seats easy, people watching fun, atmosphere fantastic and electric. If you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

Went to watch a basketball game on our honeymoon. We have been to a lot of sports venues over the world and this is a very good one. It's well organised for getting in and out. I won't mention how the Knicks got on in the game! Only slight complaint is after ordering and paying for a couple of beers... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

We saw How The Grinch Stole Christmas at Madison Square Garden. My daughter really enjoyed it, as did I! The Grinch was funny & reminded me a lot of the character played by Jim Carrey in the movie.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015 NEW

If you have the chance to go to a NBA game during your state in NYC, do not miss it! Going to Madison Square Garden was an amazing experience! We had lots of fun, because besides the game, the shows in between are amazing!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

The MSG is an iconic venue, huge and graceful. It was a wonderful experience to be a part of. We say the New York Knicks play (which was very ordinary) but it didn't matter! The venue more than made up for the atrocious game.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

My family and I seen a hockey game there which was good! They did an amazing job renovating. It was filled but wasn't too crowd and the arrival and departure were very easy. A beautiful forum!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

Terrific experience, great atmosphere even though it was pretty much a nothing end of season game and they'd lost 8 or 9 in a row leading up to this game. The match was good, there was plenty going on during time outs and what ever their equivalent of a half time break is called, at the end of each quarter.... More 

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