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Things to Do in New York City
New York City Parks

New York City features approximately 29,000 acres of parkland, which is approximately 14% of the entire city. Visitors can enjoy: Coney Island beaches, community gardens, nature centers, historic house museums and Central Park. Find your own patch of green and escape from the city.

For more information, please visit:
www.centralparknyc.org

and

www.nycgovparks.org

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Visit a grand setting for one of the world's greatest collections of art. Explore the evolution of artwork, including both ancient and contemporary works from artists around the world. And don't forget to check out the Egyptian temple housed inside the museum. 

For more information,  please visit:
www.metmuseum.org

Explore other NYC art museums:

Grand Central Terminal

On your way into New York City, take some time to explore your fist stop, Grand Central Terminal, an iconic New York City landmark. Take a tour of this famous station, grab lunch and explore the shopping housed within the station.  

For more information, please visit:
www.grandcentralterminal.com

American Museum of Natural History

From dinosaurs to outer space and everything in between, this museum showcases the natural wonders of our world.  

For more information, please visit:
www.amnh.org

Broadway and Times Square

Catch a Broadway show or hang out in Times Square. Visit the bustling destination in the heart of the Theater District, known for its bright lights, shopping and shows. 

For more information, please visit
www.timessquarenyc.org

Statue of Liberty

Spend the day exploring the gateway to America. Take a ferry into New York Harbor from Battery Park, NYC or Liberty State Park in Jersey City. Climb the 377 steps to the crown of the statue and experience magnificent views of New York and New Jersey.

For more information, please visit:
www.nps.gov/stli/index.htm

Empire State Building

Take a trip to the top of the Empire State Building. The 86th and 102nd floor observatories provide 360° views of New York City and beyond. Find yourself at the center of it all!.   

For more information, please visit:
www.esbnyc.com

Shopping

Take some time and explore the shopping in Herald Square, starting with the famous Macy's department store.

Macy's 
151 W 34th Street
New York, NY 10001
(212) 695-4400

Manhattan Mall
100 W 33rd Street
New York, NY 10001
(212) 465-0500

Lord & Taylor
424 5th Ave
New York, NY 10018
(212) 391-3344

And don't forget to visit the 5th Avenue Shopping District featuring everything from Tiffany's to FAO Schwarz to Versace. You can find whatever you are looking for, even if you are only windowshopping.