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Table 6.II.G.a

New York City (NYC)
Major Attractions

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  NYC has an overwhelming number of major attractions for both residents and visitors to enjoy. We have compiled a selective listing of the most common attractions in each of the five boroughs. Of course, we couldn't possibly include every attraction worth visiting, but we think this is a good start. Enjoy!  
 
  Manhattan  
  Apollo Theatre Madison Square Park  
  Battery Park City Main Post Office (James Farley)  
  Brooklyn Bridge NBC Experience/Studio Tours  
  Bryant Park New York Stock Exchange  
  Carnegie Hall New York Public Library  
  Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine Radio City Music Hall  
  Chelsea Piers Riverside Church  
  Chrysler Building Rockefeller Center  
  City Hall Schomburg Center  
  Central Park St. Patrick's Cathedral  
  Ellis Island Staten Island Ferry  
  Empire State Building South Street Seaport  
  Federal Reserve Bank of New York Time Warner Center  
  Flatiron Building/District Times Square  
  Fort Tryon Park Trinity Church  
  Grand Central Terminal Union Square Park  
  Grant's Tomb United Nations  
  Intrepid Museum Washington Square Park  
  Jacob K. Javits Convention Center Wall Street  
  Lincoln Center World Financial Center  
  Madison Square Garden World Trade Center - 9/11 Memorial  
 
  Brooklyn  
  Barclays Center Brooklyn Museum  
  Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) Brooklyn Philharmonic  
  Brooklyn Botanical Garden Coney Island
  Brooklyn Bridge Park Fort Hamilton  
  Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts New York Aquarium  
  Brooklyn Children's Museum New York Transit Museum  
  Brooklyn Heights Promenade Prospect Park  
 
  Bronx  
  Bronx Zoo St. Peter's Church  
  City Island Van Cortland Park  
  Edgar Allen Poe Cottage Wave Hill  
  Fulton Fish Market Woodlawn Cemetary  
  New York Botanical Garden Yankee Stadium  
 
  Queens  
  Alley Pond Environmental Center Kaufman Astoria Studios  
  Aqueduct Race Track Lent-Riker-Smith Homestead  
  Astoria Park Queens Botanical Garden  
  Bohemian Hall and Beer Park Citifield Stadium  
  Flushing Meadows Corona Park USTA National Tennis Center  
 
  Staten Island  
  Borough Hall Staten Island Zoo  
  Fort Wadsworth St. George Theatre  
  Clove Lakes Park Staten Island Ferry  
  The Conference House Verrazano Bridge  
  Snug Harbor-Botanical Garden Wolfe’s Pond Park  
     
  Notes:
Click on the underlined attraction's name to access its website.
See also www.discoveramerica.com
 
     
 
Sources:
NYC.Worldweb.com
GO-NewYorkCity.com
 

 

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