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Lincoln Square

Address: Columbus Ave and Broadway, New York City, NY (Manhattan)
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Ranked #260 of 633 Attractions in New York City
Type: Neighborhoods, Cultural
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Type: Neighborhoods, Cultural

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Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

It is definitely one of those quintessential NYC locales and is nice for at least one visit with those typical photos to show you made the usually tourist rounds.

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Sydney, Australia
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27 reviews 27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This are is a great place to just hang out, have a coffee, ice cream or just to watch the people. The buildings are lovely and the area is great for a picnic

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Winsford, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Although noisy from traffic during the day it has a lovely tree lined seating area from which you can people watch while having your morning coffee or late night drinks.

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Somers, New York
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173 reviews 173 reviews
58 attraction reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Lincoln center is a NYC landmark, but you don't have to see a show to enjoy the square. I always stop for awhile and sit in the middle of the square by the fountain whenever I'm passing by.

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Sydney, Australia
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2,573 reviews 2,573 reviews
907 attraction reviews
1,149 helpful votes 1,149 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

A wonderful part of New York - the square itself feels like the centre of New York but there is so much to do in the surrounding streets, arts, culture, shopping, restaurants and Central Park.

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United Kingdom
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977 reviews 977 reviews
689 attraction reviews
1,724 helpful votes 1,724 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

We stayed nearby this location and so it was easy to walk by this area. Lincoln Square is the name of both a square and the surrounding neighborhood within the Upper West Side of the New York City borough of Manhattan. It is anchored by Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. Central Park is nearby, Time Warner Center with shops... More 

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New York City, New York
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248 reviews 248 reviews
60 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

I live near here and go through the Plaza almost daily so I get to enjoy it w even if I don't go to a performance. Its always full of surprises.

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New York City, New York
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135 reviews 135 reviews
102 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

From Opera to Dance to Theater and Music, Lincoln center has it all. The new renovation of the plaza and adjoining spaces is dynamic - a must for opera lovers, theater lovers and the like. Always something happening!

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Ft Laud
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130 reviews 130 reviews
5 attraction reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2013

So much to see and do in this classy yet funky area. Time Warner Center, Lincoln Center, Beacon Theater, Central Park, Trump Hotel, Jean Georges, Bolud Sud, etc.

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Tinton Falls
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7 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

On November 26th we went to the Tree lighting ceremony at Dante park in Linclon Square. It is a fantastic evening. At the park Suzanne vega sang a few songs and then at 6:50 the show went live on TV. After the tree is lit, there are bands and activities as well as special store events and food tastings from... More 

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