Things to do in New York City

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    Central Park

    Central Park

    Ranked #1 overall in New York City things to do
    9.5894 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Sports, Zoo or Aquarium, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    Who doesn't love Central Park!? Skip the bike hire as you can't cycle around most of the park so you will either end up missing most of it or having ...

  • 2
    Times Square

    Times Square

    Ranked #2 overall in New York City things to do
    8.7961 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Neighborhood
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureFoodies

    Naturally, every tourist comes here. But avoid it during the day because it's a mad house. The best time to go is at 11:58pm. Why so specific? Each night at ...

  • 3
    Empire State Building

    Empire State Building

    Ranked #3 overall in New York City things to do
    9.0547 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesAdventure

    Nice view, choose to go day or night but if you can go on both. Buy online to avoid long lines

  • 4
    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

    This place is amazing, you will not be able to see the entire museum in one day so get a map and plan you visit accordingly

  • 5
    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

    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 ...

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    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

    The High Line is the coolest little walkway/park above the busy streets. It’s sort of an above ground oasis for the concrete jungle below.

  • 7
    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

    An icon to nyc. The skating rink, the observatory , the food court, the shops

  • 8
    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

  • 9
    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

    A place to remember not the sadness of the moment but to honor those who was killed during that tragic day. Very nice beautifully done museum.

  • 10
    The Museum of Modern Art

    The Museum of Modern Art

    Ranked #10 overall in New York City things to do
    9.2247 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum
    Popular withArtsyHistoryStudents

    Great museum with diverse exhibits. You need more than one day to really explore. Great outdoor sculpture garden with music some nights in the summer.

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