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Ranked #31 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Trams; Other
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Ranked #32 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Gardens; Outdoors
Owner description: Located across from the Museum of the City of New York, this Central Park oasis offers six acres of magnificent flowers and... more » Owner description: Located across from the Museum of the City of New York, this Central Park oasis offers six acres of magnificent flowers and trees. « less
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Ranked #33 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Ranked #34 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Ranked #35 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Historic Sites; Islands; Military Bases/ Facilities; Outdoors

Governor's Island is a fabulous NYC experience that is unique and rather  "un NYC"  It provides an experience that is off the beaten path, is fresh and a wonderful outing that... more »

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Ranked #36 of 633 attractions in New York City
The symbol of the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s, the Apollo is still the place to perform in Harlem.
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Ranked #37 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: History Museums; Military Museums; Specialty Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is a nonprofit, educational institution featuring the legendary aircraft carrier... more » Owner description: The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is a nonprofit, educational institution featuring the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid, the space shuttle Enterprise, the world's fastest jets and a guided missile submarine. Through exhibitions, educational programming and the foremost collection of technologically groundbreaking aircraft and vessels, visitors of all ages and abilities are taken on an interactive journey through history to learn about American innovation and bravery. Welcoming over one million visitors annually, the Museum includes the Space Shuttle Pavilion, home to Enterprise, the world's first space shuttle that paved the way for America's successful Space Shuttle Program. On display are more than two dozen authentically restored aircraft, including the Lockheed A-12 Blackbird, the world's fastest military jet and spy plane, and the British Airways Concorde, the fastest commercial aircraft to ever cross the Atlantic Ocean. The Museum also includes the submarine Growler, the only American diesel-powered strategic missile submarine open to the public; the Exploreum Interactive Hall, a fully interactive exhibit space; an 18,000 sq. ft. education center; and Pier 86, a publicly accessible pier that is part of the Hudson River Park Trust. The mission of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is to promote the awareness and understanding of history, science and service through its collections, exhibitions and programming in order to honor our heroes, educate the public and inspire our youth. « less
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Ranked #38 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
This Art Deco masterpiece is actually no longer the property of the auto manufacturer.
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Ranked #39 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Ranked #40 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural
Famous street offering some of the most expensive and fashionable shops in the city.
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Ranked #41 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: ; Art Museums; History Museums; Museums
Owner description: The Jewish Museum of New York offers acclaimed art exhibitions that explore art and culture from ancient to modern times. The... more » Owner description: The Jewish Museum of New York offers acclaimed art exhibitions that explore art and culture from ancient to modern times. The Museum is located on New York's famed Museum Mile. « less
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Ranked #42 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Art Museums; Museums
A museum displaying works of art by German and Austrian artists and designers.
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Ranked #43 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
This cathedral, the world's largest, is entirely hand-crafted.
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Ranked #44 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Architectural Buildings; Observatories/ Planetariums; Landmarks
A dizzying virtual tour of the universe (from the comfort of your seat) is just one of the exhibits at the Rose.
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Ranked #45 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: ; History Museums; Specialty Museums; Museums
The museum is devoted to the exploration of Jewish heritage and a living memorial to the Holocaust.
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Ranked #46 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Monuments/ Statues; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the people of the United... more » Owner description: The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the people of the United States and is a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The Statue of Liberty was dedicated on October 28, 1886, designated as a National Monument in 1924 and restored for her centennial on July 4, 1986. « less
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Ranked #47 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Neighborhoods; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural

If you're wanting to visit New York and feel like a local rather than a tourist, this is THE place to stay.  You won't see a lot of tourists, but you'll see the locals--out... more »

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Ranked #48 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Art Museums; Museums
Home of the largest collection of artwork created between 1880 and the present.
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Ranked #49 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Category: Architectural Buildings; Observation Decks/ Towers; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: The world-famous Empire State Building offers unobstructed panoramic views of New York City and beyond from 8 a.M. Until 2... more » Owner description: The world-famous Empire State Building offers unobstructed panoramic views of New York City and beyond from 8 a.M. Until 2 a.M. Daily. Our 86th and 102nd floor Observation Decks offer the two highest vantage points in New York City. Soaring 1,454 feet above Midtown Manhattan from base to antenna, the Empire State Building is the World's Most Famous Office Building. Named America's favorite building in a poll conducted by the American Institute of Architects, the Empire State Building is one of New York City's top tourist destinations. On a clear day, you can see up to five states from our Observation Decks - New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Connecticut and Massachusetts. Guests can enjoy our outdoor viewing area on our open-air 86th floor Observatory, or our indoor climate-controlled viewing areas on the 86th and 102nd floors. We recently launched our new Multimedia Experience as well, which guides visitors through the extraordinary exhibits and breathtaking views with additional depth on the building's history in eight languages - including English, Spanish, French, Italian, Mandarin, Portuguese, Japanese and Korean. The Empire State Building aims to provide entertainment for guests of all ages. Bringing children? Have their picture taken with King Kong himself on our 80th floor from Thursdays through Mondays (12 p.M. Until 9 p.M.). Celebrating a first date or an anniversary? Enjoy romantic tunes from our saxophone player from 9 p.M. Until midnight every Thursday through Saturday night. Tickets can be purchased through our website. Our celebrated tower lights are often illuminated to commemorate holidays, events and special causes. In the Fall of 2012, we upgraded our tower lighting system from floodlights to one-of-a-kind LED tower lights. The state-of-the-art system allows customized lighting capabilities from a palette of over 16 million colors! To watch some of our recent light shows, visit our YouTube page. Reigning as the world's tallest building from 1931 to 1970, the Empire State Building is known for its distinct Art Deco style. Construction of the renowned icon only took one year and 45 days, and logged more than 7 million man hours. This is the fastest construction to date for a project of its scale. Additionally, from classics like An Affair to Remember and Sleepless in Seattle to recent hits such as Oblivion and Elf, our place in pop culture has been solidified since our early days. In fact, over 200 movies and TV shows have featured the Empire State Building in them! « less
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Ranked #50 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Neighborhoods; Parks; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
Owner description: A 9.75-acre city park in Greenwich Village, characterized by its large, central fountain, and known as a major center of... more » Owner description: A 9.75-acre city park in Greenwich Village, characterized by its large, central fountain, and known as a major center of community activity for the neighborhood residents. « less
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Ranked #51 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals; Cultural
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Ranked #52 of 633 attractions in New York City
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Category: Tourist/ Visitor Centers; Landmarks
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Ranked #53 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Neighborhoods; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural

From some locations in NYC it is easier to get to Grand Central Station than to Times Square. The "S" - 42 Street Shuttle subway train runs from Grand Central Station to Times... more »

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Ranked #54 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Parks; Outdoors
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Ranked #55 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Neighborhoods; Cultural
Fashionable neighborhood with boutiques, art and restaurants.
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Ranked #56 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: ; Natural History Museums; Observatories/ Planetariums; Museums
Owner description: Interactive, modernized exhibits and an IMAX theater help bring this museum, dedicated to understanding the past, into the... more » Owner description: Interactive, modernized exhibits and an IMAX theater help bring this museum, dedicated to understanding the past, into the 21st century. « less
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Ranked #57 of 633 attractions in New York City
Broadway theater currently showing the smash hit musical "Wicked", the story of Oz before Dorothy arrived.
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Ranked #58 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Architectural Buildings; Landmarks
This Daniel Burnham design got its moniker because, as you might guess, it resembles an iron.
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Ranked #59 of 633 attractions in New York City
Owner description: Founded in 1954 as the Shakespeare Workshop, this non-profit theater presents full seasons of new plays, musicals,... more » Owner description: Founded in 1954 as the Shakespeare Workshop, this non-profit theater presents full seasons of new plays, musicals, Shakespeare and the classics in various venues throughout New York City. « less
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Ranked #60 of 633 attractions in New York City
Category: Museums; Art Museums; Cultural
Museum filled with paintings by El Greco and Velazquez, as well as many other Hispanic cultural artifacts.
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