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“Better at night” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Times Square

Times Square
Broadway, New York City, NY 10036 (Midtown)
(212) 768-1560
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Madame Tussauds New York
Ranked #36 of 1,668 things to do in New York City
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Activities: City walk sightseeing, Shopping
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Owner description: Central area in NYC that has many shops, restaurants, office buildings and flashing billboards around it.
Seattle, Washington
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“Better at night”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2011

While it is not awesome, it is another must see sight while in NYC. It is extremely busy all day and night but fun to see for a few minutes. Check it out on the way to a play or dinner.

Visited February 2011
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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“Don't miss it!”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2011

Times Square is vibrant and full of energy. It is a totally different experience during the day and at night. Take the time to visit it and spend time to look around and appreciate its buzz and sounds.

Visited April 2011
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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“Busy, Busy, Just Plain Busy”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2011

Get ready for a ton of people. This is the main place were out of towners go. A nice place for watching people and buying things. Also looking at the billboards.

Visited April 2011
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Derbyshire
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“Times Square - great people watching place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2011

Visit Times Square in the day and at night it's surreal.
I loved it, its so busy and mad....................
The City Cops are really helpful and nice and will let you take photos of them. Look out for Bubber Gump's shrimp restaurant, Hard Rock Cafe and Planet Hollywood.
Pop in to Toys R Us to see the ferris wheel as well.

Visited February 2011
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happitraveler89
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“Crazy Busy and a Bit surreal. My favorite place in NY.”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2011

When you go you must walk and shop and take a ton of pictures. You might get ran over by a taxi if you aren't careful but it is worth the risk. A must see.

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