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
    9.5875 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesGreen

    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
    8.7948 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Entertainment, Landmark
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureFoodies

    Amazing ! When I saw it for the first time, I was amazed. These lights, these crazy people...

  • 3
    Empire State Building

    Empire State Building

    Ranked #3 overall in New York City things to do
    9.0541 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesArtsy

    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
    Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met)

    Metropolitan Museum of Art (The Met)

    Ranked #4 overall in New York City things to do
    9.5416 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum
    Popular withHistoryArtsyFamilies

    There is tonnes to see here. I actually feel that it can be quite daunting. There's always something to see that you hadn't gotten a chance to see previously

  • 5
    Statue of Liberty

    Statue of Liberty

    Ranked #5 overall in New York City things to do
    9.2410 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
    9.4389 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Garden, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyArtsyFamilies

    The most fun place I have found to walk in the city yet. Starting in spring they offered great tours showing off spring ephemerals. Every time I go there are ...

  • 7
    American Museum of Natural History

    American Museum of Natural History

    Ranked #7 overall in New York City things to do
    9.3313 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    The museum that is a time machine. Expertly curated, gorgeously designed, and full of adventures for everyone's interest. From the planetarium to the dinosaurs, you'll truly feel transported when visiting ...

  • 8
    Rockefeller Center

    Rockefeller Center

    Ranked #8 overall in New York City things to do
    8.6349 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Shopping, Landmark, Popular
    Popular withFamiliesHistoryArtsy

    Historic, beautiful, and changes with the seasons. Always worth a visit to Roc Center. Enjoy the views, the thoughtful gardening, the entertainment, and the luxurious shopping. Don't miss La Maison ...

  • 9
    National September 11 Memorial & Museum

    National September 11 Memorial & Museum

    Ranked #9 overall in New York City things to do
    8.9296 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Historic Site
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesArtsy

    Impressive architecture. It offers insight into a painful moment in history while celebrating American endurance.

  • 10
    The Museum of Modern Art

    The Museum of Modern Art

    Ranked #10 overall in New York City things to do
    9.2246 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum
    Popular withArtsyHistoryStudents

    I could spend all day here! There are a lot of really famous works in this museum that are instantly recognizable- like Starry Night, one of my personal favorites

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