Posts Tagged: Must-see New York

Flatiron District NYC | Things to Do

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flatiron district walking tour

This Flatiron District walking tour is a self-guided tour of one of New York City’s iconic neighborhoods.  The Flatiron District gets it’s name from it’s most famous skyscraper residents, the Flatiron Building.  However, the neighborhood is home to several iconic NYC skyscrapers as well as one of the city’s most visited parks, Madison Square Park, […]

50+ Things to Do in Midtown Manhattan {2017}

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Things to see in Midtown Manhattan

This guide to Midtown Manhattan is jam-packed with sightseeing information and things to do such as seeing the best attractions, family-friendly activities, things to do at night, free things to do in Midtown and more.  Because we know that some people like to explore at their own pace, we created a detailed self-guided tour with […]

Things to See and Do in the East Village

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This lively downtown neighborhood has been a center of bohemian lifestyle since the early 1900s. Home to jazz clubs in the 1920s, to 1960s hippy havens and 1980s punk rock clubs, the East Village has always had an edginess that the West Village (a.k.a. Greenwich Village) lacks. During Dutch colonial days, much of the East […]

Free Entry to the Museum of Modern Art

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THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART  53rd Street between 5th and 6th Avenues The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) was the first institution anywhere in the United States to devote itself exclusively to modern art. In 1928, a group of wealthy philanthropists, educators and museum curators, including Abby Aldrich Rockefeller (wife of John D. Rockefeller), collaborated […]

10 Most Iconic New York Buildings

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New york empire state building view

This post is a self-guided tour of NYC’s 10 most popular skyscrapers.  Come and take a walk with us as we explore 10 famous New York City skyscrapers, old and modern, tall and taller. We’ll start in Lower Manhattan and proceed up north towards Midtown.  Here is a link to the map if you would like […]