New York City Sights

We’ve compiled the best of the best in New York City - browse our top choices for the top things to see during your stay.

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Carroll Gardens 4

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Sunset Park 4

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Financial District 26

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TriBeCa 2

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NoLIta 1

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9/11 Memorial

  • Memorial/Monument/Tomb

Finished just in time for the 10th anniversary of 9/11, the somber Memorial, designed by Michael Arad and Peter Walker, reflects none...

9/11 Memorial Museum

  • Museum/Gallery

To one side of the reflecting pools of the 9/11 Memorial is the glass atrium of the Memorial Museum. The museum descends some 70 feet...

Battery Park

  • Park/Playground

Jutting out at the southernmost point of Manhattan, tree-filled Battery Park is a respite from the narrow, winding, and (on weekdays)...

Bowling Green

  • Park/Playground

Perhaps most recognized as the home of Arturo Di Modica's 7,000-pound, bronze Charging Bull statue (1989), Bowling Green, at the foot...

Brooklyn Bridge

  • Bridge/Tunnel

A drive-through cathedral" is how the journalist James Wolcott described the Brooklyn Bridge, one of New York's noblest and most recognized...

City Hall

  • Government Building

What once marked the northernmost point of Manhattan today houses the office of the mayor and serves as a gathering place for demonstrators...

Ellis Island

  • Historic District/Site

Between 1892 and 1924 approximately 12 million men, women, and children first set foot on U.S. soil at the Ellis Island federal immigration...

Federal Hall National Memorial

  • Memorial/Monument/Tomb

It's a museum now, but this site has quite a notable claim: George Washington was sworn in here as the first president of the United...

Federal Reserve Bank of New York

  • Financial Institution

With its imposing mix of sandstone, limestone, and ironwork, the Federal Reserve looks the way a bank ought to: strong and impregnable.

Fraunces Tavern Museum

  • Museum/Gallery

This former tavern, where General George Washington celebrated the end of the Revolutionary War in 1783, is now a museum covering two...

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