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    Central Park

    Central Park

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

    The park is very large and clean!Have a lake ,and in the spring everywhere is green !

  • 2
    Times Square

    Times Square

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

    This place is a must go for tourists! It’s crowded and hectic, but a person cannot GM come to NYC and skip this has a prime location to visit.

  • 3
    Empire State Building

    Empire State Building

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

    Awesome view of Manhattan from up top. Cool architecture and iconic building.

  • 4
    Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met)

    Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met)

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

    The Met is an endless art journey across time and cultures. You will find anything from ancient Egypt to Pollock. Visiting the entire museum in one day is hard, but ...

  • 5
    Statue of Liberty

    Statue of Liberty

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

    What a beautiful symbol of our country's freedom! The boat takes you to the Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island, and then back to Manhattan. A Statue of Liberty Museum is ...

  • 6
    High Line Park

    High Line Park

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

    Amazing and great experience strolling through High-Line Park surrounded by Manhattan streets and beautiful skyscrapers. Take 7 train to 34 Hudson Yards!! Weekend Fun at High Line is a MUST

  • 7
    American Museum of Natural History

    American Museum of Natural History

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

    Pro tip: the admission fee is just a suggested donation, so budget travelers should go up to the desk and donate whatever you feel is appropriate/what you can afford. Really ...

  • 8
    Rockefeller Center

    Rockefeller Center

    Ranked #8 overall in New York City things to do
    330 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark, Popular
    Popular withFamiliesHistoryArtsy

    great place to explore and/or hang out. You can grab food, go ice skating, shop, and etc.

  • 9
    National September 11 Memorial & Museum

    National September 11 Memorial & Museum

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

    Beautiful memorial, does a great job of representing the towers and respecting those who died. The new museum should be opening soon- I want to go see it!

  • 10
    Top of the Rock

    Top of the Rock

    Ranked #10 overall in New York City things to do
    215 reviews
    Outdoors, Scenic Lookout
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureOutdoorsy

    The best view of Manhattan. Due the location at the midtown you ca see all the downtown and a great view of central park

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