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Top 10 Things to Do in New York City

For All Ages!

New York City is one of the greatest cities in the world. There are so many different things that you can do, and I cannot wait to tell you all the different things that NYC has to offer.

10. The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York City, colloquially "the Met," is the largest art museum in the United States. With 7.06 million visitors in 2016, it was the third-most visited art museum in the world, and the fifth-most visited museum of any kind. You can click through the link above to see what all they offer.

The hours for the MET are as follows:

Mon-Thu, Sun 10 AM–5:15 PM

Fri-Sat 10 AM–8:45 PM

9. Empire State Building

The Empire State Building is a 102-story Art Deco skyscraper in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. Designed by Shreve, Lamb & Harmon and completed in 1931, the building has a roof height of 1,250 feet and stands a total of 1,454 feet tall, including its antenna.

The hours for the Empire State Building are as follows:

Mon-Fri 8 AM–2 AM

Sat 8 AM–4 AM

Sun 8 AM–3 AM

8. Central Park

Central Park is an urban park in Manhattan, New York City. It is located between the Upper West Side and Upper East Side, roughly bounded by Fifth Avenue on the east, Central Park West on the west, Central Park South on the south, and Central Park North on the north.

Central Park is open from 6 AM to 1 AM everyday!

7. Statue of Liberty

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The Statue of Liberty is a colossal neoclassical sculpture on Liberty Island in New York Harbor in New York City, in the United States. The copper statue, a gift from the people of France to the people of the United States, was designed by French sculptor Frédéric Auguste Bartholdi and built by Gustave Eiffel.

The hours for the Statue of Liberty are as follows:

Mon-Sun 8:30 AM–6:30 PM

6. Brooklyn Bridge

The Brooklyn Bridge is a hybrid cable-stayed/suspension bridge in New York City and is one of the oldest roadway bridges in the United States. Started in 1869 and completed fourteen years later in 1883, it connects the boroughs of Manhattan and Brooklyn, spanning the East River.

It is always open because it is a bridge, duh, but there is a park you can visit.

5. 9/11 Memorial

The National September 11 Memorial & Museum is a memorial and museum in New York City commemorating the September 11, 2001 attacks, which killed 2,977 people, and the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, which killed six. This is a place to grieve and to learn all about the victims of the terrible attack.

The hours for the Memorial are as follows:

Mon-Sun 9 AM–9 PM

4. American Museum of Natural History

If you are a fan of Night of the Museum, this is a place for you!! Located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, New York City, is one of the largest museums in the world.

The hours are as follows:

Mon-Thu, Sat-Sun 10 AM–5:45 PM

Fri 10 AM–7 PM

3. Rockefeller Center

Rockefeller Center is a large complex consisting of 19 commercial buildings covering 22 acres between 48th and 51st Streets, facing Fifth Avenue, in New York City. Commissioned by the Rockefeller family, it is located in the center of Midtown Manhattan.

The hours for Rockefeller Center are as follows:

Mon-Sun 8 AM–12:30 AM

2. Broadway

Broadway is something that the whole family can do. There are shows for everyone! You can find more information about Broadway in the link above.

The hours for Broadway are solely based on the show that is being played. If you wish to have more information on different Broadway shows, click the link here.

1. Times Square

The official website of Times Square bringing you New Year's Eve information and upcoming events at the Crossroads of the World, Times Square New York.

There are a million things to in Times Square. From shopping to eating, it has it all! You can sit back and enjoy street performers, or you can go shopping in some of the biggest shops ever!

The hours for Times Square shops are solely based on the store you are interested in. If you want more information on what all there is in Times Square, click on the link above.

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