Attractions in New York City

New York has become synonymous with awesome travel; apart from the natural beauty, the abundance of New York attractions available makes the city an international hot spot for tourists from around the world.

Nicknamed the city that never sleeps the New York City tourist attractions on offer are spectacularly diverse. There is so much to do and see in terms of New York attractions that it is best to plan your trip ahead of time. This way you can choose the top New York City tourist attractions you are interested in and book your tours and tickets in advance.

There are also several tours available during which you will get the chance to see the top New York City attractions. These tours are sometimes the best way to see as many of the New York attractions as possible in a relatively short space of time. Several of tours available make scheduled stops or offer specific tours to a host of top New York City attractions. Also for accommodations there are countless hotels and vacation rentals in NYC to choose from when planning your trip. Choose from the following categories:

Historic Site


African Burial Ground

290 Broadway

Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House

1 Bowling Green

Castle Clinton National Monument

in The Battery

Dyckman Farmhouse

4881 Broadway at 204th Street

Edgar Allan Poe Cottage

southeast corner of Kingsbridge Road and the Grand Concourse, Bronx

Federal Hall

26 Wall Street

Morris-Jumel Mansion

65 Jumel Terrace



Brooklyn Bridge

between Brooklyn and lower Manhattan

Chrysler Building

405 Lexington Avenue

Columbus Circle

located across from Central Park

Ellis Island

Ellis Island

Empire State Building

350 Fifth Avenue at 34th Street

Flatiron Building

Bounded by Fifth Avenue, 23rd Street & Broadway

George Washington Bridge

in New York/New Jersey crosses over the Hudson River

General Electric Building

570 Lexington Avenue

Grand Central Terminal

42nd St and Park Avenue

Manhattan Bridge

connects Brooklyn with Manhattan

New York Stock Exchange

11 Wall Street

One World Trade Center

285 Fulton Street

Prison Ship Martyrs Monument

Fort Greene Park, Willoughby Avenue and Washington Park, Brooklyn

Queensboro Bridge

over the East River in New York City

Radio City Music Hall

1260 6th Avenue

Rockefeller Center

Fifth Avenue to Seventh Avenue

Roosevelt Island

situated between Queens and Manhattan

Statue of Liberty

Liberty Island in New York Harbor

Times Square

42nd Street, Broadway & 7th Avenue

United Nations Headquarters

405 E 42nd Street at 1st Avenue

Woolworth Building

233 Broadway



9/11 Memorial and Museum

180 Greenwich Street

American Folk Art Museum

45 West 53rd Street, between Fifth & Sixth Avenues

American Museum of Natural History

Central Park West between 77th and 81st Streets

Asia Society

725 Park Avenue

Brooklyn Historical Society

128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn

Brooklyn Museum

200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn

Center for Jewish History

15 West 16th Street

Children's Museum of Manhattan

West 83rd Street

City Island Nautical Museum

190 Fordham Street, Bronx

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

2 East 91st Street

Dwyer Cultural Center

258 St. Nicholas Avenue, Harlem

El Museo del Barrio New York

1230 Fifth Avenue, East Harlem

Fraunces Tavern Museum

54 Pearl Street

Ground Zero Museum Workshop

420 West 14th Street, Floor 2

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

Pier 86, 12th Avenue & 46th Street

Italian American Museum

155 Mulberry Street

Japan Society

333 East 47th Street

Louis Armstrong House Museum

34-56 107th Street, Queens

Merchant's House Museum

29 East Fourth Street

Metropolitan Museum of Art

1000 Fifth Avenue


22-25 Jackson Avenue, Queens

Museum of Arts and Design

2 Columbus Circle

Museum of Chinese in America

215 Centre Street

Museum of Jewish Heritage

36 Battery Place

Museum of Modern Art - MoMA

11 West 53rd Street

Museum of the City of New York

1220 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street

Museum of the Moving Image

36-01 35 Avenue in Astoria, Queens

National Museum of the American Indian

One Bowling Green

Neue Galerie

1048 Fifth Avenue at 86th Street

New Museum

235 Bowery at Prince Street

New York City Fire Museum

278 Spring Street between Varick and Hudson Streets

New York Historical Society

Upper West Side at 170 Central Park West

New York Transit Museum

99 Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn

Queens Museum of Art

Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens

Rubin Museum of Art

150 West 17th Street

Scandinavia House

58 Park Avenue

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

1071 5th Avenue

South Street Seaport Museum

12 Fulton Street

Staten Island Museum

1000 Richmond Terrace, Building A, Staten Island

Tenement Museum

103 Orchard Street

The Bronx Museum of the Arts

1040 Grand Concourse, Bronx

The Frick Collection

1 East 70th Street at 5th Avenue

The Grolier Club

47 East 60th Street

The Institute for the Study of the Ancient World (ISAW)

15 East 84th Street

The Jewish Museum

1109 5th Avenue and E 92nd Street

The Met Cloisters

99 Margaret Corbin Drive in Fort Tryon Park

The Morgan Library & Museum

225 Madison Avenue

The National Jazz Museum in Harlem

58 West 129th Street

The Noguchi Museum

9-01 33rd Road, Long Island City

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

515 Malcolm X Boulevard

The Skyscraper Museum

39 Battery Place

The Studio Museum in Harlem

144 West 125th Street

Whitney Museum of American Art

945 Madison Avenue

Williamsburg Art & Historical Center

135 Broadway, Williamsburg, Brooklyn



Brooklyn Bridge Park

334 Furman Street, Brooklyn

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

900 Washington Avenue at Eastern Parkway

Bryant Park

between 40th and 42nd Streets

Central Park

Manhattan's back yard

Conservatory Garden

northeast end of Central Park

Herald Square

intersections of Broadway, 6th Avenue and 34th Streets

Hudson River Park Carousel & Skatepark

Pier 62 between 22nd and 23rd Streets

Madison Square Park

between NoMad and the Flatiron District in Midtown Manhattan

Mannahatta Park

the corner of Wall Street and Water Street

New York Botanical Garden

2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx

Pelham Bay Park

Watt Avenue and Middletown Road, Bronx

Prospect Park


Riverside Park

New York City

Socrates Sculpture Park

Broadway and Vernon Boulevard

Strawberry Fields

near Central Park West

The Battery

southern Manhattan

The High Line

Gansevoort Street to West 34th Street

Union Square Park

East 14th Street to East 17th Street

Washington Square Park

at the foot of New York's Fifth Ave

Wave Hill


Religious Site/Church


Abyssinian Baptist Church

132 Odell Clark Place

African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church

140-7 West 137th Street

Brooklyn Tabernacle

7 Smith Street, downtown Brooklyn

St. Bartholomew’s Church

109 East 50th Street

St. Patrick's Cathedral

5th Avenue

St. Paul's Chapel

211 Broadway between Fulton & Vesey Streets

Temple Emanu-El

1 East 65th Street

The Cathedral of St. John the Divine

1047 Amsterdam Avenue

The Church of the Transfiguration

1 East 29th Street

Trinity Church

at the intersection of Broadway and Wall Street

Sports Venue


Barclays Center

620 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn

Chelsea Piers

23rd St and the Hudson River

Citi Field

i123-01 Roosevelt Ave, Queens

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir

located in Central Park

Lasker Pool & Rink

located in Central Park

Madison Square Garden

4 Pennsylvania Plaza

Wollman Rink

Central Park South entrance - 59th Street & 6th Avenue

Yankee Stadium

1 E 161st Street, Bronx

Theatre/Performing Arts


Apollo Theater

253 West 125th Street

Beacon Theatre

2124 Broadway at 74th Street

Carnegie Hall

881 Seventh Avenue

Ed Sullivan Theater

1697 Broadway

Lincoln Center

70 Lincoln Center Plaza

Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre

Central Park at 79th Street

Symphony Space

Upper Level, 2537 Broadway

Theme Park/Aquarium/Zoo


Bronx Zoo

Fordham Road and Bronx River Parkway

Central Park Zoo

64th Street and Fifth Avenue, Manhattan

Coney Island

1208 Surf Avenue, Brooklyn

New York Aquarium

602 Surf Avenue and West 8th Street, Brooklyn



Bronx River

flows through Westchester County, New York and The Bronx

Charging Bull Statue

along Broadway in the Financial District of Lower Manhattan

East River

flows between the New York Harbor and Long Island Sound

Hudson River

empties into the mouth of the New York Harbor

Javits Convention Center

655 West 34th Street

Madame Tussauds

234 West 42nd Street

New York Public Library

476 5th Avenue with with branches city wide

New York Subway

New York City

NY Waterway

Pier 78 at West 38th Street and 12th Avenue

Penn Station

underneath Pennsylvania Plaza

Restaurant Row

all of West 46th Street in the heart of Midtown Manhattan

Rikers Island

The Bronx

Staten Island Ferry

1 Whitehall Street at South Street

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