Things to do in Greater New York City

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    Central Park

    Central Park

    Ranked #1 overall in New York City things to do
    871 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    Great place to relax, explore, or meet people (weather permitting). You can spend a whole day here and still not see the whole thing.

  • 2
    Times Square

    Times Square

    Ranked #2 overall in New York City things to do
    937 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Entertainment, Landmark
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureOutdoorsy

    it was wonderful, so many lights and beautiful sights around. i recommend going in the morning if you wanna be there with less packed people and better pictures.

  • 3
    Empire State Building

    Empire State Building

    Ranked #3 overall in New York City things to do
    537 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesAdventure

    Visited here with the Explorer Pass which definitely makes the whole experience worth it and worth the visit. 360 degree views of New York at sunset is beautiful!

  • 4
    Brooklyn Bridge Park

    Brooklyn Bridge Park

    Ranked #1 overall in Brooklyn things to do
    467 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Bridge, Landmark, Park, Popular
    Popular withOutdoorsyAdventureHistory

    If you are in New York you really must take a walk across the Brooklyn Bridge and then grab a drink and spend some time people watching in Brooklyn Bridge ...

  • 5
    Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met)

    Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met)

    Ranked #4 overall in New York City things to do
    415 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum
    Popular withHistoryArtsyFamilies

    Amazing place, you could spend days exploring. Must make sure to check out the terrace view.

  • 6
    Statue of Liberty

    Statue of Liberty

    Ranked #5 overall in New York City things to do
    408 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Monument, Landmark, Popular
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesAdventure

    I've done this a few times now so take my advice don't go from Battery Park! during peak season. You will be waiting on line for hours! Instead, jump on ...

  • 7
    High Line Park

    High Line Park

    Ranked #6 overall in New York City things to do
    387 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Garden, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyArtsyFamilies

    I don't think I could enjoy this as much for feeling more like prodded cattle than a person walking and hanging out with friends. It's very crowded...I happened to realize ...

  • 8
    American Museum of Natural History

    American Museum of Natural History

    Ranked #7 overall in New York City things to do
    311 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    Enjoyed the musuem immensely. Fantastic place for all the family. Highly recommended

  • 9
    Rockefeller Center

    Rockefeller Center

    Ranked #8 overall in New York City things to do
    345 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Landmark, Popular
    Popular withArtsyHistoryFamilies

    I don't know why I pictured this skating rink to be so massive and it's not! On a very cold day, it is very uncomfortable to walk around here or ...

  • 10
    National September 11 Memorial & Museum

    National September 11 Memorial & Museum

    Ranked #9 overall in New York City things to do
    296 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesArtsy

    Really unfortunate event, fallen towers have been replaced with waterfall pool, two of these, north and south.

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