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NYC insider’s tips
Empire State Building is one of NYC insider’s tips.

1. Empire State Building

9.0
350 5th Ave (btwn 33rd & 34th St), New York, NY
Bâtiment · Koreatown · 1167 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Through an unmarked (and locked, sorry) door on the 102nd-floor observation deck is a narrow terrace that was once intended to be a docking station for airships moored to the mast En savoir plus .

2. Pont de Brooklyn

9.5
(Brooklyn Bridge)
Brooklyn Bridge, New York, NY
Pont · 1010 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The giant anchorages of this suspension bridge were supposed to double as shopping arcades. The inside of each features the same Gothic design as the towers, plus 50-foot-high cathedral ceilings. En savoir plus .

3. Bethesda Terrace

9.5
Terrace Dr (at Central Park), New York, NY
Place · Central Park · 35 conseils et avis

4. New York Public Library - Stephen A. Schwarzman Building

9.1
476 5th Ave (at W 42nd St), New York, NY
Bibliothèque · Midtown East · 532 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Your request for a book used to be shot throughout the building via giant brass pneumatic tubes. Now obsolete, the pipes can still be viewed at the clerk’s desk in the third-floor catalog room. En savoir plus .

Grand Central Terminal is one of NYC insider’s tips.

5. Grand Central Terminal

8.9
87 E 42nd St (btwn Vanderbilt & Park Ave), New York, NY
Gare · Midtown East · 1452 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Look left when inbound or right when outbound on the upper level to see Track 61, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt old private platform. His armor-clad train car is still there. En savoir plus .

6. Statue de la Liberté

9.3
(Statue of Liberty)
Liberty Island, New York, NY
Monument / Point d'intérêt · Liberty Island · 700 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Thank publisher Joseph Pulitzer—yes, that Pulitzer—for stimulating enough American donations to pay for Lady Liberty’s pedestal. His statue is at the walkway near the left entrance to the statue. En savoir plus .

7. Macy's

7.7
151 W 34th St (btwn 7th Ave & Broadway), New York, NY
Magasin d'usine · Garment District · 1072 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Ride vintage wooden escalators dating back to 1902. Look for them on the Broadway side of the shop between the eighth and ninth floors. En savoir plus .

Times Square is one of NYC insider’s tips.

8. Times Square

8.4
Broadway & 7th Ave (btwn W 42nd & 47th St), New York, NY
Place · Theater District · 2354 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: When the New York Times moved into offices at Broadway and 42nd Street on Dec 31, 1904, it threw a party so legendary that New Yorkers started to celebrate New Year’s Eve in Times Square every year. En savoir plus .

9. Times Square Museum and Visitor Center

1560 Broadway (btwn 46th & 47th St.), New York, NY
Office du tourisme · Theater District · 34 conseils et avis
Trinity Church is one of NYC insider’s tips.

10. Trinity Church

75 Broadway (at Wall St), New York, NY
Église · Financial District · 86 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: New Yorkers used to celebrate New Year’s Eve here until the New York Times threw the mother of all ragers at their new Times Square offices in 1904. We’ve been going back ever since. True story. En savoir plus .

11. Radio City Music Hall

9.3
1260 Avenue of the Americas (at W 50th St), New York, NY
Salle de concert · Rockefeller Center · 388 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Take the Stage Door Tour to see the 20-foot-high domed ceilings and Art Deco flourishes of Roxy’s Suite, built for vaudeville producer Samuel Lionel “Roxy” Rothafel. En savoir plus .

12. Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

9.4
70 Lincoln Center Plz (btwn Columbus & 10th Ave), New York, NY
Complexe des arts de la scène · Lincoln Square · 215 conseils et avis

13. National September 11 Memorial & Museum

9.2
180 Greenwich St (btwn Liberty & Fulton St), New York, NY
Lieu de mémoire · Financial District · 877 conseils et avis

14. Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center

8.4
144 W 65th St (at Broadway), New York, NY
Cinéma indépendant · Lincoln Square · 19 conseils et avis

15. Greenlight Bookstore

9.3
686 Fulton St (at S Portland Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Librairie · Fort Greene · 70 conseils et avis
High Line is one of NYC insider’s tips.

16. High Line

9.4
btwn Gansevoort & W 34th St (btwn 10th & 12th Ave), New York, NY
Parc · Chelsea · 1497 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The Spears Building on West 22nd Street featured loading docks that led right onto the High Line. Those docks now help support the 22nd Street Seating Steps in the park's second section. En savoir plus .

17. Federal Hall National Memorial

7.8
26 Wall St (at Nassau St), New York, NY
Site historique · Financial District · 43 conseils et avis

18. Cathédrale Saint-Patrick

9.5
(St. Patrick's Cathedral)
14 E 51st St (at 5th Ave), New York, NY
Église · Midtown East · 304 conseils et avis

19. Booth Theatre

8.7
222 W 45th St (btwn Broadway & 8th Ave), New York, NY
Théâtre · Theater District · 51 conseils et avis
Grand Central Terminal is one of NYC insider’s tips.

20. Grand Central Terminal

8.9
87 E 42nd St (btwn Vanderbilt & Park Ave), New York, NY
Gare · Midtown East · 1452 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The main concourse boasts a hidden staircase that’s used by Grand Central employees. You can see the brass cylinder that conceals the steel steps in the center of the information booth. En savoir plus .

21. Radio City Music Hall

9.3
1260 Avenue of the Americas (at W 50th St), New York, NY
Salle de concert · Rockefeller Center · 388 conseils et avis
American Museum of Natural History is one of NYC insider’s tips.

22. American Museum of Natural History

9.1
200 Central Park W (btwn W 77th & W 81st St), New York, NY
Musée des sciences · Upper West Side · 1388 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The museum sponsored Robert Peary’s expedition to the North Pole, and in Greenland he discovered the largest buried meteorite in the world, Cape York. Three chunks of it are on display here. En savoir plus .

Metropolitan Opera is one of NYC insider’s tips.

23. Metropolitan Opera

9.4
70 Lincoln Center Plz (at Columbus Ave), New York, NY
Opéra · Lincoln Square · 215 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The chandelier in the lobby of the Metropolitan Opera was a gift from the Austrian government in 1966, when the building opened. En savoir plus .

Carnegie Hall is one of NYC insider’s tips.

24. Carnegie Hall

9.2
881 7th Ave (at W 57th St), New York, NY
Salle de concert · Theater District · 115 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Hey, 20 to 40 year olds: Put down $20 annually for the Notables Program to score a pair of $20 tickets for every performance throughout the year. En savoir plus .

Carnegie Hall is one of NYC insider’s tips.

25. Carnegie Hall

9.2
881 7th Ave (at W 57th St), New York, NY
Salle de concert · Theater District · 115 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Stop by the box office at least a half hour before it opens to snag $10 day-of discount passes. Just make sure to arrive extra early for popular or sold-out shows. En savoir plus .

The Metropolitan Museum of Art is one of NYC insider’s tips.

26. The Metropolitan Museum of Art

9.5
1000 5th Ave (btwn E 80th & E 84th St), New York, NY
Musée d'art · Central Park · 1946 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Get access to the exclusive Members Dining Room when you buy a Met Net membership ($70). En savoir plus .

Metropolitan Opera is one of NYC insider’s tips.

27. Metropolitan Opera

9.4
70 Lincoln Center Plz (at Columbus Ave), New York, NY
Opéra · Lincoln Square · 215 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Weekday rush tickets (if you can spare four hours to wait in line) or standing-room tickets cost a mere $20. Or click through to find out how to enter the online weekend-rush lotto. En savoir plus .

The New York Botanical Garden is one of NYC insider’s tips.

28. The New York Botanical Garden

9.5
2900 Southern Blvd (at Bronx Park Rd), Bronx, NY
Jardin botanique · Bronx Park · 198 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Fed up with the lines for the Holiday Train Show? Get a year’s membership ($75) to get access to special members-only days for the garden’s big exhibits. En savoir plus .

MTA Subway - Brooklyn Bridge/City Hall/Chambers St (4/5/6/J/Z) is one of NYC insider’s tips.

29. MTA Subway - Brooklyn Bridge/City Hall/Chambers St (4/5/6/J/Z)

Centre St (Chambers St), New York, NY
Station de métro · Downtown Manhattan · 24 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: See the old City Hall stop, one of NYC’s most majestic stations with vaulted ceilings and Art Nouveau skylights. Stay on the downtown 6 as it passes through the station on its way to the uptown track. En savoir plus .

MTA Subway - Newkirk Plaza (B/Q) is one of NYC insider’s tips.

30. MTA Subway - Newkirk Plaza (B/Q)

Newkirk Ave. (btwn 16th St. & Marlborough Rd.), Brooklyn, NY
Station de métro · Flatbush · 11 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: On the Q line, gaze up to spot David Wilson’s blue-and-red patterned Transit Skylight installed in the ceiling. En savoir plus .

MTA Subway - DeKalb Ave (B/Q/R) is one of NYC insider’s tips.

31. MTA Subway - DeKalb Ave (B/Q/R)

DeKalb Ave (Flatbush Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Station de métro · Downtown Brooklyn · 15 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Take a ride on a Manhattan-bound B or Q train to see Bill Brand’s Masstransiscope, a zoetrope created from 228 hand-painted panels. It’s on the right between Dekalb Avenue and the Manhattan Bridge. En savoir plus .

MTA Subway - Utica Ave (A/C) is one of NYC insider’s tips.

32. MTA Subway - Utica Ave (A/C)

Utica Ave (Fulton St), Brooklyn, NY
Station de métro · Bedford-Stuyvesant · 5 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Stand on the platform and look up, you’ll be able to spot the underside of disused tracks, part of a planned expansion of the IND subway line that ran out of money. En savoir plus .

33. Cortlandt Alley

Cortlandt Alley (btwn Canal & Leonard St), New York, NY
Route · Downtown Manhattan · 5 conseils et avis
Rockefeller Center is one of NYC insider’s tips.

34. Rockefeller Center

9.2
Rockefeller Plaza (btwn W 49th & W 50th St), New York, NY
Place · Rockefeller Center · 852 conseils et avis

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: A vacant storefront was transformed into a makeup shop for The Smurfs movie. It was so convincing that passersby actually tried to enter it. En savoir plus .