The Best Things to Do in New York City

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New York City

4.5
Observation Decks · Scenic Walking Areas · Monuments

Popular things to do in New York City

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Scenic Walking Area
Central Park
4.8
Duration: 6 hours
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Observation Deck
Empire State Building
4.4
Duration: 2 hours
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Art Museum
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
4.8
Duration: 4 hours
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World heritage site
Statue of Liberty National Monument
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
You'll get a unique taste of the Big Apple by choosing from a range of exciting things to do in New York City. Start at Tenement Museum and Ellis Island to see the city through the eyes of immigrants who shaped it about a century ago. The rich collections of MOMA and Metropolitan Museum of Art attract millions of visitors each year, but to experience the opulence of the early industrial age, check out Frick Collection, housed in an 18th-century mansion on Fifth Avenue. Whether you're a romantic or not, don't leave the city before you climb to the top of Empire State Building or without spending a relaxed afternoon in Central Park.

Hidden gems in New York City

Art Museum
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
4.3
Duration: 3 hours
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Church
St. Patrick's Cathedral
4.7
Duration: 1 hour
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Historic Site
Ellis Island
4.4
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Specialty Museum
New York Public Library
4.7
Duration: 1 hour

Museums in New York City

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Natural History Museum
American Museum of Natural History
4.2
Duration: 3 hours
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World heritage site
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
3.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Art Museum
Frick Collection
4.7
Duration: 2 hours
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Specialty Museum
Tenement Museum
4.5
Duration: 1h 30 min

Side trips from New York City

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Garden
Brooklyn Botanic Garden Brooklyn
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Zoo
Bronx Zoo Bronx
4.2
Duration: 4 hours
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Pier / Boardwalk
Coney Island Brooklyn
4.0
Duration: 3 hours
Park
Prospect Park Brooklyn
4.7
Duration: 2 hours

Parks in New York City

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Park
Bryant Park
4.7
Duration: 3 hours
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Park
SeaGlass Carousel at The Battery
4.3
Duration: 2 hours
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Park
World Trade Center's Liberty Park
4.8
Duration: 30 minutes
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Park
Columbus Park
3.8
Duration: 2 hours

Historic Sites in New York City

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Religious Site
Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine
4.4
Duration: 1 hour
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Religious Site
Trinity Church
4.6
Duration: 1 hour
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Religious Site
St. Paul's Chapel
4.6
Duration: 30 minutes
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Nightlife
Welcome to Harlem
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Nightlife
Brazil NY Tour
4.9
Duration: 4 hours
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Yaf Sparkle Fine Jewelry
4.9
Duration: 30 minutes
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Monument
9/11 Memorial
4.7
Duration: 1h 30 min

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