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Ranked #1 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art is the largest encyclopedic art museum in the world under a single roof.  Over 2 million art works from all periods and cultures are found in this... more »

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Ranked #3 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Category: Parks; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors

Extending from 59th to 110th streets between 5th and 8th avenues [Central Park West], Central Park is one of the iconic sights of New York City.  While it may appear to be a... more »

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Ranked #4 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Category: Art Museums; Museums

The beautiful Fifth Avenue mansion and art collection of industrialist Henry Clay Frick (1849 - 1919) is one of New York City's finest cultural gems.  The museum... an intimate... more »

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Ranked #5 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Observation Decks/ Towers; Lookouts; Landmarks

The Top of the Rock Observation Decks only re-opened late 2005. This is nowhere near as crowded as the Empire State Building. Initially opened in 1933, it consisted of the 69th... more »

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Ranked #6 of 633 attractions in New York City
Owner description: The National September 11 Memorial Museum at the World Trade Center bears solemn witness to the terrorist attacks of... more » Owner description: The National September 11 Memorial Museum at the World Trade Center bears solemn witness to the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 and February 26, 1993. The Museum honors the nearly 3,000 victims of these attacks and all those who risked their lives to save others. It further recognizes the thousands who survived and those who acted with extraordinary compassion in the aftermath. Demonstrating the consequences of terrorism on individual lives and its impact on communities at the local, national, and international levels, the Museum attests to the triumph of human dignity over human depravity and affirms an unwavering commitment to the fundamental value of human life. « less
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Ranked #7 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Owner description: Ground Zero Museum Workshop: Images & Artifacts from the Recovery. Want to feel what it was like to be with FDNY Firefighters... more » Owner description: Ground Zero Museum Workshop: Images & Artifacts from the Recovery. Want to feel what it was like to be with FDNY Firefighters on the front lines after the 9/11 attacks? Want to educate your kids about this tough subject in a gentle and non-threatening way? Before you visit the 9/11 Memorial at Ground Zero, experience the Stunning Images by Official Ground Zero Photographer Gary Marlon Suson. "Rare Photos" (New York Times) are displayed, some in lifelike 3D installations, as well as artifacts & rare video. Rated in Trip Advisor's "Top 25 Museums in the USA" for 2013. Guests are allowed to hold World Trade Center artifacts. Daily 2-hour tours include self-guided audio narration in Dolby Stereo, in English, Italian, French and Spanish. Proceeds shared with 9/11 Charity. "Incredible Images" says Fox News Channel. Known worldwide as the "Biggest LITTLE Museum in New York." The "first stop" before heading to visit Ground Zero. On display are "The Frozen Clock" - "The Bible Page" and many more well-known images featured on FOX NEWS and CNN. Small gift area sells books and posters. The Only 9/11 Museum in NYC that donates to FDNY charities. No graphic footage nor images from 9/11 are shown at GZMW. Tastefully and realistically presented. « less
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Ranked #8 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Performances; Theaters; Tours; Cultural
Owner description: Learn more about Lincoln Center’s iconic landmarks—including the Revson Fountain, the newly transformed Alice Tully Hall, and... more » Owner description: Learn more about Lincoln Center’s iconic landmarks—including the Revson Fountain, the newly transformed Alice Tully Hall, and the Metropolitan Opera House!Go behind the scenes at venues where a spectacular range of artists have performed, including Luciano Pavarotti, Mikhail Baryshnikov, Leonard Bernstein, Renée Fleming, and Bruce Springsteen.Each tour is unique, and you never know what might happen. You might sit in on a rehearsal, walk out onto a stage, or meet a star!Whether you’re just visiting New York City and want a glimpse of performing arts history, or you’re a Lincoln Center regular who wants to see your favorite venues from a new perspective, a guided tour will bring you closer to the world’s premier performing arts center. « less
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Ranked #9 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural

Broadway is famous as the pinnacle of the American theatre industry. This district is known for its abundance of theatres. Many of theatres have been in use for over 50 years! The... more »

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Ranked #10 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Theaters & Stadiums
The art deco theater that is home of the famous dancing Rockettes.
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Ranked #11 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Religious Sites; Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: Branch of the Metropolitan Museum of Art that was constructed out of sections of French medieval monasteries, offers an... more » Owner description: Branch of the Metropolitan Museum of Art that was constructed out of sections of French medieval monasteries, offers an extensive collection of statues, paintings, stained glass windows and tapestries. « less
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Ranked #13 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Category: Parks; Sports Complexes; Outdoors
Owner description: Bryant Park has a French-style merry-go-round, open year-round, plus a well-maintained lawn, with chairs and tables. The... more » Owner description: Bryant Park has a French-style merry-go-round, open year-round, plus a well-maintained lawn, with chairs and tables. The outdoor Reading Room has picture books and summertime story times. In winter. Take a spin on the free ice-skating rink. The park also has clean bathrooms, a rarity in midtown. « less
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Ranked #14 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Historic Sites; Landmarks
Owner description: The National September 11 Memorial & Museum is a place of remembrance honoring those who perished in the terrorist attacks of... more » Owner description: The National September 11 Memorial & Museum is a place of remembrance honoring those who perished in the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001 and February 26, 1993. The 9/11 Memorial consists of two massive pools set within the original footprints of the Twin Towers with 30-foot waterfalls cascading down their sides. The nearly 3,000 names of the men, women, and children killed in the attacks are inscribed into bronze parapets surrounding the twin Memorial pools. This national tribute, located at the heart of the World Trade Center, also gives visitors the unique opportunity to witness the rebuilding taking place around them-including the construction of 1 World Trade Center, which is the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. Open Daily. « less
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Ranked #15 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Category: Architectural Buildings; Libraries; Museums; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
Owner description: Two marble lions mark the entrance to this Beaux Arts masterpiece, a National Historic Landmark containing more than six... more » Owner description: Two marble lions mark the entrance to this Beaux Arts masterpiece, a National Historic Landmark containing more than six million books. « less
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Ranked #16 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Category: Scenic Railroads; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Public Transportation Systems; Landmarks
Owner description: Opened in 1913, and one of America's busiest terminals, Grand Central boasts a wide array of shops and restaurants to serve... more » Owner description: Opened in 1913, and one of America's busiest terminals, Grand Central boasts a wide array of shops and restaurants to serve the more than 500,000 travelers who pass through every day. « less
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Ranked #17 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Arenas/ Stadiums/ Fields; Theaters & Stadiums
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Ranked #18 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Category: Parks; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
Owner description: The High Line is an elevated railway transformed into a public park on Manhattan's West Side. The park features lush... more » Owner description: The High Line is an elevated railway transformed into a public park on Manhattan's West Side. The park features lush horticulture, artworks, seasonal food vendors, community programing, and unique views of the Hudson River and New York City skyline. The High Line runs between Gansevoort Street to West 34th Street, between 10th and 11th Avenues. « less
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Ranked #19 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: History Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Tenement Museum preserves the history of immigration through the personal accounts of those who built lives in the Lower... more » Owner description: The Tenement Museum preserves the history of immigration through the personal accounts of those who built lives in the Lower East Side. Visitors can view restored apartments from the 19th and 20th centuries, walk the historic neighborhood, and interact with residents to learn the stories of generations of immigrants who helped shape the American experience. The museum is available by guided tour only. Each tour focuses on a specific theme and takes visitors to a different area of the building or neighborhood. « less
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Ranked #20 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
Owner description: Established in 1766, this was the church where George Washington attended services regularly during the two years when New... more » Owner description: Established in 1766, this was the church where George Washington attended services regularly during the two years when New York served as the national capital. « less
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Ranked #21 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Religious Sites; Museums

The Museum at Eldridge Street based in the National Historic Landmark Eldridge Street Synagogue, presents the culture, history and traditions of Jewish immigrants on the Lower... more »

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Ranked #22 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Educational Sites; Concerts; Specialty Museums; Theaters & Stadiums
Owner description: A performing arts and learning center devoted to jazz performance, education, and presentation. Whatever concert you choose,... more » Owner description: A performing arts and learning center devoted to jazz performance, education, and presentation. Whatever concert you choose, we promise you'll leave feelin' good! Traveling with a group? Jazz at Lincoln Center's group sales office will coordinate your ticket request and help facilitate a timeless experience for your guests. Groups of 15 or more have access to priority seating, personalized event consultations, special discounts on select shows, backstage tours, and more. « less
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Ranked #23 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks

Rockefeller Center, home to the Top of the Rock Observation Deck, offers shopping, dining and attractions. The attractions include the NBC Studio Tour and the Rink at Rockefeller... more »

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Ranked #24 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Cultural
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Ranked #25 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Used for sightseeing and transportation for commuters.
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Ranked #26 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Tours; Museums
Owner description: Founded by the September 11th Families' Association, the 9/11 Tribute Center galleries reveal authentic experiences through... more » Owner description: Founded by the September 11th Families' Association, the 9/11 Tribute Center galleries reveal authentic experiences through films, artifacts and photos. Our guides are from the 9/11 community of family members who lost loved ones, survivors, rescue workers, FDNY, NYPD and Lower Manhattan residents sharing their unique personal stories. The 9/11 Tribute Center gift shop offers authorized commemorative WTC collectable items, books and apparel. The stories of 9/11 told by those who were there. Galleries :: Guided Tours :: Gift Shop « less
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Ranked #27 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Libraries; Art Museums; Museums
Owner description: Housed along with the collected books and manuscripts of J. Pierpont Morgan, the Treasures of the Royal Tombs of Ur include... more » Owner description: Housed along with the collected books and manuscripts of J. Pierpont Morgan, the Treasures of the Royal Tombs of Ur include beautiful jewelry and trinkets from ancient Sumeria. « less
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Ranked #28 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Concerts; Theaters & Stadiums
Owner description: This landmark performance center features everything from intimate solo artists to grand-scale musicals. Superb restaurants,... more » Owner description: This landmark performance center features everything from intimate solo artists to grand-scale musicals. Superb restaurants, a museum and gift shop make for a memorable visit. « less
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Ranked #29 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Ranked #30 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Neighborhoods; Cultural
Like a small town within Manhattan, the Village has narrow tree-lined streets and brick townhouses.
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