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
    9.5899 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Outdoors, Sports, Zoo or Aquarium, Park
    Popular withOutdoorsyFamiliesAdventure

    Such an NYC staple. If you get the chance to walk through it you definitely should. The Central Park Zoo is also a great stop. As a local, I say ...

  • 2
    Times Square

    Times Square

    Ranked #2 overall in New York City things to do
    8.7966 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Neighborhood
    Popular withFamiliesAdventureFoodies

    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
    9.0551 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesAdventure

    Certainly worth a trip up! The lines are long, of course, but definitely worth a visit to see a view of new york.

  • 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

    The greatest thing about this museum is that there are constantly exhibits being added at any given time. So much culture, art, and history happen here making it a must ...

  • 5
    Statue of Liberty

    Statue of Liberty

    Ranked #5 overall in New York City things to do
    9.2415 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

    It definitely surprises me who much it is a cool place to enjoy a part of New York. Be sure to go in a calm day

  • 7
    Rockefeller Center

    Rockefeller Center

    Ranked #7 overall in New York City things to do
    8.6354 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 ...

  • 8
    American Museum of Natural History

    American Museum of Natural History

    Ranked #8 overall in New York City things to do
    9.3316 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryFamiliesStudents

    This was a hit with my children and also myself! This museum is pretty huge so take time to explore. The dinosaur exhibit was awesome!

  • 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 truly powerful and sobering memorial of the events from September 11, 2001. Our family lost a dear friend in that tragic event.

  • 10
    The Museum of Modern Art

    The Museum of Modern Art

    Ranked #10 overall in New York City things to do
    9.2248 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Art Museum
    Popular withArtsyHistoryStudents

    A reliable and easy to navigate museum centrally located in Midtown West. One of my personal favorites- if you wish to avoid the massive crowds, don't go on Target Fridays ...

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