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
    9.5892 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Sports, Zoo or Aquarium, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    Central Park is so fun to stroll around. We were there during the first snowfall of the year this past year and it was so pretty! We were pretty much ...

  • 2
    Times Square

    Times Square

    Ranked #2 overall in New York City things to do
    8.7960 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Neighborhood

    If you enjoy an experience, I definitely recommend Times Square. Although it is very busy, it is worth seeing. There are too many places to visit in just one day. ...

  • 3
    Empire State Building

    Empire State Building

    Ranked #3 overall in New York City things to do
    9.0546 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark
    Popular withFamilies

    For $17 to go up to the top. You are able to see the entire city and surrounding territory. I recommend to go at night, since NYC is very beautiful ...

  • 4
    Brooklyn Bridge Park

    Brooklyn Bridge Park

    Ranked #1 overall in Brooklyn things to do
    9.1479 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Bridge, Park, Popular
    Popular withOutdoorsyHistoryArtsy

    The walk across the Brooklyn Bridge, whether you're walking from Brooklyn to Manhattan or vice versa, is one of the most iconic walks New York City has to offer. When ...

  • 5
    Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met)

    Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met)

    Ranked #4 overall in New York City things to do
    9.5420 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum
    Popular withArtsyHistoryFamilies

    Amazing in every way. Be warned that there will be alot of people especially afternoon, still worth it.

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    Statue of Liberty

    Statue of Liberty

    Ranked #5 overall in New York City things to do
    9.2414 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
    9.4393 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Garden, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyArtsyFamilies

    It’s a gorgeous and fast way to get throw the lower west side of Manhattan, when you’re heading downtown on the highline, definitely check out Chelsea market on your way!

  • 8
    Rockefeller Center

    Rockefeller Center

    Ranked #8 overall in New York City things to do
    8.6354 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Landmark, Popular
    Popular withFamiliesHistoryArtsy

    On of the places you must check out when the Holidays come around! Warning it gets very crowded!

  • 9
    American Museum of Natural History

    American Museum of Natural History

    Ranked #7 overall in New York City things to do
    9.3316 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    Love the ever changing exhibits. The butterfly exhibit; exhilarating must go

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    National September 11 Memorial & Museum

    National September 11 Memorial & Museum

    Ranked #9 overall in New York City things to do
    8.9298 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesArtsy

    Moving tribute and memorial to 9/11. Reflection pools are a must - visit when in NYC

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