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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Bay Ridge 5

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Carroll Gardens 4

DUMBO 12

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Greenpoint 4

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Prospect Heights 4

Red Hook and the Columbia Waterfront District 5

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Williamsburg 14

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Museum/ Gallery 153

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Park/ Playground 40

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Promenade/ Boardwalk 6

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Restaurant–Sight 3

Scenic Drive/ Tour 3

Spa–Sight 3

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Sports–Sight 3

Store/ Shop/ Mall 2

Tour–Sight 29

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Transportation Site (Airport, Bus, Ferry, Train) 6

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9/11 Memorial and Plaza

  • Memorial/Monument/Tomb

Opened just in time for the 10th anniversary of 9/11, the somber Memorial was designed by Michael Arad and Peter Walker and occupies...

American Museum of Natural History

  • Museum/Gallery

The largest natural history museum in the world is also one of the most impressive sights in New York. Four city blocks make up its 45...

Bethesda Fountain

  • Fountain

Few New York views are more romantic than the one from the top of the magnificent stone staircase that leads down to the ornate, three-tiered...

Brighton Beach

  • Beach–Sight

Just steps from the subway, this stretch of golden sand is the showpiece of Brooklyn's ocean-side playground. Families set up beach blankets...

Bronx Zoo

  • Zoo/Aquarium

When it opened its gates in 1899, the Bronx Zoo had less than 800 animals. But today, with 265 acres and more than 10,000 animals (representing...

Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM)

  • Arts/Performance Venue

Founded in 1861, BAM is a multiuse performing arts center spanning three Instagram-worthy edifices, including the Beaux Arts, seven-story...

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

  • Garden/Arboretum

A gem even among New York’s superlative botanical sites, this verdant 52-acre oasis charms with its array of “gardens within the...

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...

Brooklyn Heights Promenade

  • Promenade/Boardwalk

Strolling this mile-long path, famous for its magnificent Manhattan views, you might find it surprising to learn that its origins were...

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