NYC Attractions & Places of Interest

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NYC Midtown Ferry Cruise

NYC Midtown Ferry Cruise

Discover the City from a different view as you calmly cruise past Manhattan''s skyline leaving the hustle and bustle behind. See both sides of the island - from 42nd Street to Battery Park - without ever leaving the comfort of your seat. We highly recommend this great NYC Midtown Ferry Cruise. What you will see: Empire State Building Statue of Liberty Ellis Island Battery Park GovernoMore
Classic Double Decker Bus Tour of NYC

Classic Double Decker Bus Tour of NYC

Enjoy this double-decker sightseeing bus combo to see the best of New York City. The Classic New York comes with the All Loops Tour and choice of tickets to: The Empire State Building Observatory OR the Top of the Rock. Ferry to the Statue of Liberty / Ellis Island Ticket to the Museum of the City of New York The All Loops Tour includes Uptown, Downtown, Brooklyn, Bronx Loops and the NMore
Madame Tussauds New York

Madame Tussauds New York

Madame Tussauds New York Wax Museum There’s so much to see and do at Madame Tussauds, interact with, take pictures of and get up close and personal with over 220 life-like wax figures of celebrities, politicians & icons from the past and present. Experience the magic our of Cinema 4D theatre, that delivers 3D technology with the latest in 4D special effects! Scare yourself silly with the darkMore
Top of the Rock

Top of the Rock

Top of the Rock observation deck atop 30 Rockefeller Plaza (the General Electric Building) has reopened after a $75 million revamping. Express elevators now feature glass ceilings so visitors can watch the ascent along illuminated shafts to the 67th floor, where they will find indoor observation areas. Escalators will take them higher yet, to outdoor terraces on the 69th floor, shielded from the wMore
Ripleys Believe it or Not NYC

Ripleys Believe it or Not NYC

Located in the heart of Times Square New York, Ripleys Believe It or Not NYC offers visitors the ultimate insight into the world of the odd and bizarre. Marvel at hundreds of weird and unusual artifacts in over twenty themed galleries spanning two floors. Whether examining a six-legged cow, a lock of Elvis' hair, 24 shrunken heads, a section of the Berlin wall, or a life-size albino giraffe, thMore
The Pierpont Morgan Library

The Pierpont Morgan Library

Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station, the Pierpont Morgan Library is a major exhibition venue for fine art, literature, and music, one of New York's great historic sites, and a wonderful place to dine, shop, and attend a concert or film. In 1924 J.P. Morgan gave New York City  the amazing gift of  his father, Pierpont Morgan's, private library. Housing an amazing permanent collMore
NYC VIP Private Tours

NYC VIP Private Tours

Since 1926, Gray Line New York has been the providing the best tours & attractions New York city has to offer. NYC VIP Private Tours are a luxurious and discreet way to see all the sights & attractions New York City has to offer with your family and friends and your very own private tour guide and chauffeur. Gray Line's personalized VIP Private Tours are entertaining, fun and educatioMore
NYC Speed Boat Ride

NYC Speed Boat Ride

If you spy a set of giant jaws racing across New York's harbor, don't panic. That's just SHARK, Circle Line Downtown's heart-pounding, 30-minute speed boat ride that captures the excitement and energy of the city as it screams out of South Street Seaport's Pier 16 in a shower of waves. And it's more than just the thrill of wind and water in your hair: A great trip for students and corporate groupMore
Help Planning Your NYC Vacation

Help Planning Your NYC Vacation

Need help planning your NYC vacation? Planning a vacation can be overwhelming—especially with hundreds of New York attractions. Shopping around to find the most exciting activities and best deals can take a lot of time. Let City Experts do the planning for you. City Experts has compiled a list of the very best attractions, Broadway show tickets, dining recommendations and New York airpMore
NYC Discount Tickets and Passes

NYC Discount Tickets and Passes

Our list of NYC discount tickets and passes from a verity of providers. Group several attractions together and get a great deal! NYC Explorer Pass With the New York Explorer Pass you can save up to 45% off regular admission rates to over 50 top New York City attractions. Choose 3, 5, 7, or 10 attractions from 54 options! Your pass is valid for 30 days and you can even skip the ticket line at manMore
Chelsea Piers Sports Center

Chelsea Piers Sports Center

Chelsea Piers Sports Center & Entertainment Complex   Year-Round Sports Village Anyone with a few hours to spare can enjoy healthy, fun-filled recreation at Chelsea Pier's six separate athletic facilities. The Chelsea Piers Sports Center is made up of the Field House, Sky Rink, Health Club, Golf Club, and bowling alley. Membership is not required for most of the facilities. More
Central Park

Central Park

History: Central Park was the first landscaped public park in the United States. In 1853 the state legislature authorized the City of New York to use the power of eminent domain to acquire more than 700 acres of land in the center of Manhattan. An irregular terrain of swamps and bluffs, punctuated by rocky outcroppings, made the land between Fifth and Eighth Avenues and 59th and 106th StreetMore