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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
 
     
 

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Sources:
NYC.Worldweb.com
GO-NewYorkCity.com

 

 

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