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Address: 353 West St, Rooftop, New York City, NY 10014
Phone Number: 12122428769
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8:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 10:30 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes

Trapeze School New York (TSNY) is dedicated to making flying trapeze...

Trapeze School New York (TSNY) is dedicated to making flying trapeze available to anyone who seeks inspiration, challenge, fitness or just a couple hours of unique fun! Our mission every day is to create a safe, fun, challenging environment where our students strive to surpass limitations and feel the freedom of flight. All experience levels welcome, come see what you can do!! Forget Fear. Worry about the addiction! (R)

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Amazing Experience

I did trapeze for my birthday one year and it was the most fun ever. It's a bit difficult and can be scary for someone with heights but it is really fun. I used to be a gymnast so... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 23, 2015
New York City, New York

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New York City, New York
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125 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

I did trapeze for my birthday one year and it was the most fun ever. It's a bit difficult and can be scary for someone with heights but it is really fun. I used to be a gymnast so it was awesome for me. It was $90 for the first time and gets cheaper each time you go. The instructors... More 

Thank afelric1
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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111 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

I went with two friends to the Coney Island location expecting to have the time of my life. Instead, I left feeling let down and disappointed. The instructors are nice, but unless you whine or complain (not my thing) they don't give you anything beyond the basic instruction. I was told I had to listen. My friend however, got instruction... More 

Thank DennisandTammy
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47 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

Just drove by and saw the sign at Pier 40. Looked it up online and my wife and I found the first open class to sign up. This has to be a must do experience. I'm afraid of heights but who cares. We did it and it was the highlight of our trip. Hal and Travis (forgot the young lady... More 

1 Thank dkstutz
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13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

I did a class last January during a week long trip to NYC. The instructors were exceptional and it is a highlight of my travels so far. I would definitely recommend this! I did buy the pictures afterwards and did not feel the quality of them was worth the amount that was charged. I would recommend that a friend just... More 

1 Thank sdesiree91
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Amazing experience! Amazing instructors and staff full of encouragement for beginners. Worth the trip to DC!!!

Thank Carol A
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44 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

My sister and I surprised our teenagers, while on vacation, with lessons with TSNY. We didn't tell them until we arrived at the Coney Island location that they soon would be flying through the air. I think they were too stunned to take it all in at first but all four of them geared up and took the plunge. I... More 

Thank Grayson907
New York City, New York
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

If you have ever wanted to feel like a bird or like one of the daring young men (or women!) on the flying trapeze, then this is the place for you!!! It is so much fun!! The instructors make you feel comfortable and safe and the experience is unlike anything else.

1 Thank Ingie S
Wexford, Pennsylvania
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151 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

I'm a 43 year old mom of a 14 year old dancer daughter. We've done this trapeze school four times now - twice in NY and twice in DC. My daughter absolutely loves going at every opportunity and wish we had one closer to home. The instructors are always so supportive and encouraging - even for this old lady. It's... More 

1 Thank Alexandluciesmom
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20 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

Having had some experience of other types of aerial I wanted to try something different during our trip to New York, and I stumbled upon an article about Trapeze School NY. I'm glad I did as it was a great way to spend an afternoon. Flying trapeze turned out to be actually a good bit scarier than the aerial hoop/silks... More 

Thank Ali_bali82
Windsor, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

We went with two friends visiting the area. It was so fun and the staff was great with people who had never been trapeezing before!!! Members of our party ended the session being able to hang upsie down and be caught by a man. Even myself who was not good at trapeezing at all had a ton of fun. There... More 

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