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

1. Edificio Empire State

9.0
(Empire State Building)
350 5th Ave (btwn 33rd & 34th St), Nueva York, NY
Edificio · Koreatown · 1167 tips y reseñas

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 Leer más.

2. Puente de Brooklyn

9.5
(Brooklyn Bridge)
Brooklyn Bridge, Nueva York, NY
Puente · 1010 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

3. Bethesda Terrace

9.5
Terrace Dr (at Central Park), Nueva York, NY
Plaza · Central Park · 35 tips y reseñas

4. Biblioteca Pública de Nueva York

9.1
(New York Public Library)
476 5th Ave (at W 42nd St), Nueva York, NY
Biblioteca · Midtown East · 530 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

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

5. Grand Central Terminal

8.9
87 E 42nd St (btwn Vanderbilt & Park Ave), Nueva York, NY
Estación de tren · Midtown East · 1452 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

6. Estatua de la Libertad

9.3
(Statue of Liberty)
Liberty Island, Nueva York, NY
Monumento/Edificio histórico · Liberty Island · 701 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

7. Macy's

7.7
151 W 34th St (btwn 7th Ave & Broadway), Nueva York, NY
Tienda de descuentos · Garment District · 1072 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

Times Square is one of NYC insider’s tips.

8. Times Square

8.4
Broadway & 7th Ave (btwn W 42nd & 47th St), Nueva York, NY
Plaza · Theater District · 2354 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

9. Times Square Museum and Visitor Center

1560 Broadway (btwn 46th & 47th St.), Nueva York, NY
Centro de Información Turística · Theater District · 34 tips y reseñas
Iglesia de la Trinidad is one of NYC insider’s tips.

10. Iglesia de la Trinidad

(Trinity Church)
75 Broadway (at Wall St), Nueva York, NY
Iglesia · Financial District · 86 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

11. Radio City Music Hall

9.3
1260 Avenue of the Americas (at W 50th St), Nueva York, NY
Sala de conciertos · Rockefeller Center · 387 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

12. Lincoln Center

9.4
(Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts)
70 Lincoln Center Plz (btwn Columbus & 10th Ave), Nueva York, NY
Lugar de artes interpretativas · Lincoln Square · 215 tips y reseñas

13. Monumento y Museo del 11 de Septiembre

9.2
(National September 11 Memorial)
180 Greenwich St (btwn Liberty & Fulton St), Nueva York, NY
Monumento · Financial District · 877 tips y reseñas

14. Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center

8.4
144 W 65th St (at Broadway), Nueva York, NY
Cine independiente · Lincoln Square · 19 tips y reseñas

15. Greenlight Bookstore

9.4
686 Fulton St (at S Portland Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Librería · Fort Greene · 70 tips y reseñas
High Line is one of NYC insider’s tips.

16. High Line

9.4
btwn Gansevoort & W 34th St (btwn 10th & 12th Ave), Nueva York, NY
Parque · Chelsea · 1497 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

17. Federal Hall National Memorial

7.8
26 Wall St (at Nassau St), Nueva York, NY
Lugar histórico · Financial District · 43 tips y reseñas

18. Catedral de San Patricio de Nueva York

9.5
(St. Patrick's Cathedral)
14 E 51st St (at 5th Ave), Nueva York, NY
Iglesia · Midtown East · 304 tips y reseñas

19. Booth Theatre

8.7
222 W 45th St (btwn Broadway & 8th Ave), Nueva York, NY
Teatro · Theater District · 51 tips y reseñas
Grand Central Terminal is one of NYC insider’s tips.

20. Grand Central Terminal

8.9
87 E 42nd St (btwn Vanderbilt & Park Ave), Nueva York, NY
Estación de tren · Midtown East · 1452 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

21. Radio City Music Hall

9.3
1260 Avenue of the Americas (at W 50th St), Nueva York, NY
Sala de conciertos · Rockefeller Center · 387 tips y reseñas
Museo Americano de Historia Natural is one of NYC insider’s tips.

22. Museo Americano de Historia Natural

9.1
(American Museum of Natural History)
200 Central Park W (btwn W 77th & W 81st St), Nueva York, NY
Museo de Ciencias · Upper West Side · 1388 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

Ópera del Metropolitan is one of NYC insider’s tips.

23. Ópera del Metropolitan

9.4
(Metropolitan Opera)
70 Lincoln Center Plz (at Columbus Ave), Nueva York, NY
Teatro de ópera · Lincoln Square · 215 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

Carnegie Hall is one of NYC insider’s tips.

24. Carnegie Hall

9.2
881 7th Ave (at W 57th St), Nueva York, NY
Sala de conciertos · Theater District · 115 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

Carnegie Hall is one of NYC insider’s tips.

25. Carnegie Hall

9.2
881 7th Ave (at W 57th St), Nueva York, NY
Sala de conciertos · Theater District · 115 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

Museo Metropolitano de Arte is one of NYC insider’s tips.

26. Museo Metropolitano de Arte

9.5
(Metropolitan Museum of Art)
1000 5th Ave (btwn E 80th & E 84th St), Nueva York, NY
Museo de arte · Central Park · 1946 tips y reseñas

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

Ópera del Metropolitan is one of NYC insider’s tips.

27. Ópera del Metropolitan

9.4
(Metropolitan Opera)
70 Lincoln Center Plz (at Columbus Ave), Nueva York, NY
Teatro de ópera · Lincoln Square · 215 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

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
Jardín botánico · Bronx Park · 198 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

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), Nueva York, NY
Estación de metro · Downtown Manhattan · 24 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

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
Estación de metro · Flatbush · 11 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

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
Estación de metro · Downtown Brooklyn · 15 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

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
Estación de metro · Bedford-Stuyvesant · 5 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.

33. Cortlandt Alley

Cortlandt Alley (btwn Canal & Leonard St), Nueva York, NY
Carretera · Downtown Manhattan · 5 tips y reseñas
Rockefeller Center is one of NYC insider’s tips.

34. Rockefeller Center

9.2
Rockefeller Plaza (btwn W 49th & W 50th St), Nueva York, NY
Plaza · Rockefeller Center · 852 tips y reseñas

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. Leer más.