NYC I see
The Daily News Building is one of NYC I see.

1. The Daily News Building

220 E 42nd St (btwn 2nd & 3rd Ave), New York, NY
Office · Midtown East · 14 tips and reviews

iFanboyiFanboy: If you listen closely you can hear J. Jonah Jameson yelling at Peter Parker in the building that served as inspiration for the Daily Bugle in the Spider-Man comics from Marvel Comics.

Blue Smoke is one of NYC I see.

2. Blue Smoke

8.8
116 E 27th St (btwn Park Ave S & Lexington Ave), New York, NY
BBQ Joint · Rose Hill · 386 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: This place is a vegetarian's nightmare, but pescetarians, the fish is good -- and there's a fine jazz club downstairs.

The Morgan Library & Museum is one of NYC I see.

3. The Morgan Library & Museum

9.4
225 Madison Ave (btwn E 36th & E 37th St), New York, NY
Museum · Murray Hill · 156 tips and reviews

Tristan L.Tristan Louis: The Morgan is one of those little known gems in Manhattan that thrives on presenting some of the most amazing pieces of written art in the world.

Gay Pride March is one of NYC I see.

4. Gay Pride March

West 36th Street (5th Avenue), New York, NY
Parade · West Village · 1 tip

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: 40 years ago, NYC cops were paid to beat up, harass, and arrest gay people. Today there are rainbows on the cop cars.

Murray Hill is one of NYC I see.

5. Murray Hill

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 16 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Architecturally, the neighborhood is best appreciated between Madison & Lexington Aves from 35th to 37th Streets -- quiet blocks of noble brownstones and townhouses.

230 Fifth Rooftop Lounge is one of NYC I see.

6. 230 Fifth Rooftop Lounge

8.8
230 5th Ave (btwn W 26th & W 27th St), New York, NY
Lounge · NoMad · 595 tips and reviews

Ahmed H.Ahmed Hashim: Go to the roof top and take photos of the Manhattan skyline.

FDR Drive is one of NYC I see.

7. FDR Drive

FDR Drive, New York, NY
Road · Turtle Bay · 50 tips and reviews

Nate S.Nate Sandford: Look east

New Museum is one of NYC I see.

8. New Museum

8.6
235 Bowery (btwn Stanton & Rivington St.), New York, NY
Art Museum · Lower East Side · 180 tips and reviews

The New YorkerThe New Yorker: Designed by the Japanese architects SANAA: “The visual signals this building sends—it is at once crisp and pliable, solid and permeable—seem deliberately ambiguous.” Read more.

New York Public Library is one of NYC I see.

9. New York Public Library

9.5
476 5th Ave (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building), New York, NY
Library · Midtown East · 502 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Renowned by scholars as one of the world's great research libraries. Loved by New Yorkers for the lions (Patience and Fortitude), the architecture, and beautiful Bryant Park in its back yard.

Macy's is one of NYC I see.

10. Macy's

8.5
151 W 34th St (btwn 7th Ave & Broadway), New York, NY
Department Store · Garment District · 987 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: "World's largest store." The wooden escalators, still working, date back to 1902. A mind blowing store for kids to visit, especially at Christmas.

Top of The Rock Observation Deck is one of NYC I see.

11. Top of The Rock Observation Deck

9.6
30 Rockefeller Plz (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Scenic Lookout · Rockefeller Center · 732 tips and reviews
The Campbell Apartment is one of NYC I see.

12. The Campbell Apartment

15 Vanderbilt Ave (Grand Central Terminal), New York, NY
Cocktail Bar · Midtown East · 243 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Enter through Cipriani on the balcony at Grand Central & you'll feel as if you have entered a bygone era. Drinks are expensive ($15 martini) but the atmosphere is worth it. Reserve a table in advance.

Stumptown Coffee Roasters is one of NYC I see.

13. Stumptown Coffee Roasters

9.4
18 W 29th St (at Broadway), New York, NY
Coffee Shop · NoMad · 586 tips and reviews
Rodeo Bar is one of NYC I see.

14. Rodeo Bar

375 3rd Ave (at E 27th St), New York, NY
Rock Club · Rose Hill · 105 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: God intended to deliver this music bar to its proper location in Austin, Texas. But while He was flying there, the bag broke, dropping the bar in NYC of all places. Enjoy.

Eataly NYC is one of NYC I see.

15. Eataly NYC

9.5
200 5th Ave (at W 23rd St), New York, NY
Gourmet Shop · NoMad · 1303 tips and reviews

Kathryn Y.Kathryn Yu: Weekday mornings around 10am are the best time to go.

Radio City Music Hall is one of NYC I see.

16. Radio City Music Hall

9.5
1260 Avenue of the Americas (at W 50th St), New York, NY
Concert Hall · Rockefeller Center · 330 tips and reviews

NBC Nightly NewsNBC Nightly News: Located directly across from the NBC Nightly News offices - Radio City is a great spot to watch some amazing acts perform.

Veselka is one of NYC I see.

17. Veselka

9.1
144 2nd Ave (at E 9th St), New York, NY
Ukrainian Restaurant · East Village · 545 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Try the Vegetarian Plate - #nom #todiefor #donttellhannah

Penelope is one of NYC I see.

18. Penelope

8.7
159 Lexington Ave (at E 30th St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Rose Hill · 386 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Best brunch in Curry Hill. Arrive just before 8:00am to avoid otherwise endless wait.

Rockefeller Center is one of NYC I see.

19. Rockefeller Center

9.4
Rockefeller Plaza (btwn 50th & 51st St), New York, NY
Plaza · Rockefeller Center · 744 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: "This is not just a cluster of buildings in New York City: it is a national symbol of distinguished corporate design, far and away the finest grouping of skyscrapers ever built." Paul Goldberger

South Street Seaport is one of NYC I see.

20. South Street Seaport

9.2
South St (Pier 17), New York, NY
Harbor / Marina · Financial District · 203 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: 19th century cityscape for your pleasure. Designated historic district includes NYC's largest concentration of restored early 19th century mercantile buildings -- huddled under the Brooklyn Bridge.

The Rocks is one of NYC I see.

21. The Rocks

8.8
Central Park Dr., New York, NY
Other Great Outdoors · Central Park · 32 tips and reviews

B&H Photo VideoB&H Photo Video: Depending on where you point your camera, you’ll either see historic skyscrapers, trees, playgrounds, or the sloping hills of the park.

Colonels Row is one of NYC I see.

22. Colonels Row

Clayton Rd, New York, NY
Field · Governors Island · 2 tips and reviews

ImJayDanzImJayDanz: It's freezing but the view is nice.

ClubAcela Lounge is one of NYC I see.

23. ClubAcela Lounge

5.1
Pennsylvania Station (Amtrak Concourse), New York, NY
Train Station · Chelsea · 22 tips and reviews

Chris B.Chris Barnes: Once you make "Select" level they send you coupons for free upgrades! Amtrak is the best way between NY and DC!

Stuyvesant Cove Park is one of NYC I see.

24. Stuyvesant Cove Park

8.1
20th St and FDR, New York, NY
Park · Stuyvesant Town - Peter Cooper Village · 12 tips and reviews
East River Running Path is one of NYC I see.

25. East River Running Path

9.3
Seaport Entrance (at Delancey St), New York, NY
Track · Lower East Side · 26 tips and reviews
Grand Central Terminal is one of NYC I see.

26. Grand Central Terminal

9.3
87 E 42nd St (btwn Vanderbilt & Park Ave), New York, NY
Train Station · Midtown East · 1283 tips and reviews
The Loeb Boathouse in Central Park is one of NYC I see.

27. The Loeb Boathouse in Central Park

8.7
East 72nd St. & Park Drive North (Central Park), New York, NY
American Restaurant · Central Park · 169 tips and reviews
Sheep Meadow - Central Park is one of NYC I see.

28. Sheep Meadow - Central Park

9.5
W 67th St (btwn West & East Dr), New York, NY
Field · Central Park · 108 tips and reviews
Empire State Building is one of NYC I see.

29. Empire State Building

9.4
350 5th Ave (btwn 33rd & 34th St), New York, NY
Building · Koreatown · 1027 tips and reviews
New York Public Library is one of NYC I see.

30. New York Public Library

9.5
476 5th Ave (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building), New York, NY
Library · Midtown East · 502 tips and reviews
Madison Square Park is one of NYC I see.

31. Madison Square Park

9.5
Madison Ave (btwn E 23rd & E 26th St), New York, NY
Park · NoMad · 421 tips and reviews
The Ansonia is one of NYC I see.

32. The Ansonia

2109 Broadway (btwn 73rd & 74th St.), New York, NY
Building · Upper West Side · 9 tips and reviews
Museum of Sex is one of NYC I see.

33. Museum of Sex

7.8
233 5th Ave (at E 27th St), New York, NY
Erotic Museum · NoMad · 187 tips and reviews
Copper Chimney is one of NYC I see.

34. Copper Chimney

126 E 28th St (Lexington Avenue), New York, NY
Indian Restaurant · Rose Hill · 32 tips and reviews
Washington Square Park is one of NYC I see.

35. Washington Square Park

9.6
W 4th St (btwn MacDougal St & University Pl), New York, NY
Park · Greenwich Village · 622 tips and reviews
Bryant Park is one of NYC I see.

36. Bryant Park

9.6
E 42nd St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Park · Midtown Manhattan · 1006 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Manhattan's only formal French garden design, ringed by noble architecture including Raymond Hood's American Radiator Building and The New York Public Library. A soothing respite from the hectic city.

Central Park is one of NYC I see.

37. Central Park

9.8
59th St to 110th St (5th Ave to Central Park West), New York, NY
Park · Central Park · 1417 tips and reviews
East River Walk is one of NYC I see.

38. East River Walk

8.2
FDR Dr, New York, NY
Park · Stuyvesant Town - Peter Cooper Village · 3 tips and reviews
East River Esplanade - E 34th St is one of NYC I see.

39. East River Esplanade - E 34th St

9.1
FDR Dr Greenway (at E 34th St), New York, NY
Park · Murray Hill · 29 tips and reviews

Michael B.Michael Bronfman: Do not step on any of the metal grates or panels on the ground. When they're wet, they're deadly.

Rockefeller Center is one of NYC I see.

40. Rockefeller Center

9.4
Rockefeller Plaza (btwn 50th & 51st St), New York, NY
Plaza · Rockefeller Center · 744 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: Covering 22 acres, Rockefeller Center is a complex of 19 commercial buildings that was built during the 1930s.

Brooklyn Bridge is one of NYC I see.

41. Brooklyn Bridge

9.6
Brooklyn Bridge, New York, NY
Bridge · 787 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: One of the world's finest works of architecture, designed by engineers. Crossing it on foot is one of the great urban experiences.

Chrysler Building is one of NYC I see.

42. Chrysler Building

9.1
405 Lexington Ave (at E 42nd St), New York, NY
Building · Turtle Bay · 84 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: The Chrysler Building was built at an average rate of four floors per week & was the world's tallest building for 11 months before it was surpassed by the Empire State Building in 1931.

DUMBO is one of NYC I see.

43. DUMBO

Brooklyn, NY
Neighborhood · 62 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Amazing views of the Brooklyn and Manhattan Bridges and Lower Manhattan can be had from Dumbo and adjoining Brooklyn Bridge Park. Plus great neighborhood for design, startups, coffee, and boho chic.

The Royal Tenenbaums House is one of NYC I see.

44. The Royal Tenenbaums House

8.8
338 Convent Ave (144th St), New York, NY
General Entertainment · Hamilton Heights · 2 tips and reviews

The Criterion CollectionThe Criterion Collection: "Royal Tenenbaum bought the house on Archer Avenue," claims Wes Anderson's film, but if you're heading south from the 375th Street Y, we suggest stopping by the corner of 144th and Convent instead. Read more.

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum is one of NYC I see.

45. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

9.1
1071 5th Ave (at E 89th St), New York, NY
Art Museum · Carnegie Hill · 476 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Frank Lloyd Wright's spiral descent is a poor art-viewing experience but an unforgettable architectural one.

The Morgan Library & Museum is one of NYC I see.

46. The Morgan Library & Museum

9.4
225 Madison Ave (btwn E 36th & E 37th St), New York, NY
Museum · Murray Hill · 156 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: JP Morgan collected art treasures and rare manuscripts in his mansion with adjoining library. New architecture unifies the buildings and collections into a quietly awe-inspiring experience.

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is one of NYC I see.

47. Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

9.5
11 W 53rd St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Art Museum · Midtown East · 1665 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Serene art viewing experience; superb art, media, design, and architecture collections; sure. But MoMA is also a transcendent architectural (and New York) experience.

Central Park is one of NYC I see.

48. Central Park

9.8
59th St to 110th St (5th Ave to Central Park West), New York, NY
Park · Central Park · 1417 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: One of the world's great parks. Give yourself more than a day to experience it. Don't try to see it all.

Fifth Avenue is one of NYC I see.

49. Fifth Avenue

New York, NY
Road · Midtown East · 106 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Start at 59th & walk up to 110th: Central Park to your left, an unbroken masonry line of fine buildings to your right. Or walk down from 59th to Madison Square Park. Two great NYC experiences!

Flatiron Building is one of NYC I see.

50. Flatiron Building

6.7
(5th Ave & W 23rd St), New York, NY
Building · NoMad · 122 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Beloved early (1902) skyscraper whose peculiar shape reflects its wedge-shaped site at the intersection of 23rd Street, 5th Ave, & Broadway - a remarkable piece of urbanism. Jewel of Mad Square Park.

Flatiron District is one of NYC I see.

51. Flatiron District

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 34 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: There is fine architecture in every block of this resurrected old shopping district filled with design and fashion studios and startups.

Fifth Avenue is one of NYC I see.

52. Fifth Avenue

New York, NY
Road · Midtown East · 106 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Start at the Plaza and walk up to 110th: Central Park to your left, an unbroken masonry line of fine buildings to your right. Or walk down from 57th to Madison Square Park. Two great NYC experiences!

11 Madison Ave is one of NYC I see.

53. 11 Madison Ave

11 Madison Ave (btwn E 24th St & E 25th St), New York, NY
Building · NoMad · 6 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Cubistic, Harvey Wiley Corbett-designed 32-story base for a proposed 100-story tower that was never built; connected by aerial bridge to 1893 tower modeled on Venetian Campanile. Somehow it all works.

New York Life Building is one of NYC I see.

54. New York Life Building

51 Madison Ave (btwn 26th & 27th Streets), New York, NY
Office · NoMad · 8 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Its gold dome, visible from Flatiron, Gramercy, East Village, Murray Hill, Kips Bay, etc, casts a protective aura. Designed by Cass Gilbert of Woolworth Building fame in 1926. His last NYC skyscraper.

New York Times Building is one of NYC I see.

55. New York Times Building

620 8th Ave (at W 40th St), New York, NY
Building · Theater District · 69 tips and reviews

michael d.michael donohoe: Checkout 'Movable Type', a media arts installation, in building lobby. Coordinated real-time fragments of quotes, archives, questions, numbers and geographic information.

Lever House is one of NYC I see.

56. Lever House

7.9
390 Park Ave (btwn E 53rd & E 54th St), New York, NY
Building · Midtown East · 18 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: This building was built in 1951-1952 to be the American headquarters of the British soap company Lever Brothers. It was designated as an official landmark in 1982.

Hearst Tower is one of NYC I see.

57. Hearst Tower

300 W 57th St (at 8th Ave), New York, NY
Building · Hell's Kitchen · 48 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: 6-story base, designed 1928 by Joseph Urban, commissioned directly by William Randolph Hearst. 46-story tower designed by Norman Foster, was 1st skyscraper to break ground in NYC after 9/11.

Apple Fifth Avenue is one of NYC I see.

58. Apple Fifth Avenue

9.3
767 Fifth Avenue (btwn E 58th & E 59th St), New York, NY
Electronics Store · Midtown East · 1195 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: It's all about the exterior here - the building's simultaneous presence and absence, the play between its ghostly structuralism and the solid masonry of the Plaza Hotel across the street.

The Plaza Hotel is one of NYC I see.

59. The Plaza Hotel

9.4
768 5th Ave (at Central Park S), New York, NY
Hotel · Midtown East · 204 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Where Cary Grant got into trouble in North by Northwest - and Eloise frolicked. Once NYC's most famous luxury hotel, now a hybrid hotel/condo. It was glorious in the 1960s, a bit shabby in the 2000s. Read more.

Empire State Building is one of NYC I see.

60. Empire State Building

9.4
350 5th Ave (btwn 33rd & 34th St), New York, NY
Building · Koreatown · 1027 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: New York's most famous skyscraper, and arguably its most iconic landmark. 'Famous for being tall, but deserves to be famous for being good,' Paul Goldberger opined in the 1970s. He's right.

United Nations is one of NYC I see.

61. United Nations

9.0
760 United Nations Plz (at 1st Ave & E 46th St), New York, NY
Embassy / Consulate · Turtle Bay · 130 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Ironically, it is the Secretariat - where thousands toil at clerical jobs - that defines the complex. The General Assembly may be where votes are cast and speeches made, but it's a visual afterthought

Queens Zoo is one of NYC I see.

62. Queens Zoo

8.7
53-51 111th St, Flushing, NY
Zoo · Flushing Meadows-Corona Park · 27 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: A nice, lower-pressure, less crowded alternative to Central Park Zoo and The Bronx Zoo. On the site of the 1964 World's Fair.

New York Hall of Science is one of NYC I see.

63. New York Hall of Science

8.8
47-01 111th St (at 47th Ave), Corona, NY
Science Museum · Flushing Meadows-Corona Park · 97 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: A fun place for kids, adjacent to Flushing Meadows Corona Park and the Queens Zoo. Make a day of it!

St. Patrick's Cathedral is one of NYC I see.

64. St. Patrick's Cathedral

9.6
14 E 51st St (at 5th Ave), New York, NY
Church · Midtown East · 252 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Rockefeller Center's visual and spiritual counterpoint. Oldest Catholic Church in NYC; largest Neo-Gothic-style Catholic cathedral in North America.

Municipal Building is one of NYC I see.

65. Municipal Building

1 Centre st I N, New York, NY
Uncategorized · Astoria · 1 tip

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Best viewed at sunset, walking up Broadway from Wall Street. Designed 1907 by McKim, Mead and White, 1st building to include NYC subway station in its base. Its majesty belies its pedestrian uses.

The Cooper Union is one of NYC I see.

66. The Cooper Union

41 Cooper Sq (at E. 7th St.), New York, NY
College Academic Building · NoHo · 25 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: New (and controversial) design by Morphosis: "First LEED-certified academic laboratory building in New York City. With a Platinum rating, the [project boasts] advanced green building initiatives."

NYS Supreme Court, Appellate Division, 1st Dept is one of NYC I see.

67. NYS Supreme Court, Appellate Division, 1st Dept

27 Madison Ave (at E 25th St), New York, NY
Courthouse · NoMad · 7 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Small-scale Beaux-Arts, designed James Brown Lord, 1900. (Addition: Rogers and Butler, 1954.) 'As if Grand Central ... had shrunk itself to dollhouse size and invited us in to play.' -Paul Goldberger

Asser Levy Recreation Center is one of NYC I see.

68. Asser Levy Recreation Center

7.0
392 Asser Levy Pl (East 23rd Street), New York, NY
Gym · Kips Bay · 17 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Dating from the days when New York tenements lacked indoor plumbing, these lovely, Roman-inspired public baths still stand. Architects: Arnold W. Brunner and William Martin Aiken, 1906.

Gramercy Park is one of NYC I see.

69. Gramercy Park

9.0
btwn Gramercy Park N & S (btwn Gramercy Park E & W), New York, NY
Park · Gramercy Park · 38 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: The part of Manhattan that's most like London. Many fine 19th & early 20th century houses and apartments surround a private park. Urban plan 1831, Samuel Ruggles.

23 Park Avenue is one of NYC I see.

70. 23 Park Avenue

New York, NY
Building · Murray Hill · 1 tip

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Epitomizing Murray Hill's take on Park Avenue is this elegant J. Hampton Robb residence by McKim, Mead and White (1898), later the Advertising Club, and now cooperative apartments.

Shake Shack is one of NYC I see.

71. Shake Shack

9.5
11 Madison Ave (at E 23rd St), New York, NY
Burger Joint · NoMad · 1131 tips and reviews

naveennaveen: the 'shroom burger is the best thing here: bite into it and drown in cheese. wash it down with a lemonade

Tudor City is one of NYC I see.

72. Tudor City

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 6 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: World's 1st residential skyscraper complex, built by Fred F. French in former slum district. Despite name, style is actually neo-Gothic. Lovely middle class housing; overlooks UN, 42nd Street.

Lever House is one of NYC I see.

73. Lever House

7.9
390 Park Ave (btwn E 53rd & E 54th St), New York, NY
Building · Midtown East · 18 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Quintessential Miesian International Style glass box skyscraper. Gordon Bunshaft & Natalie de Blois, Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, 1952. NYC's first curtain wall skyscraper.

United Nations Secretariat Building is one of NYC I see.

74. United Nations Secretariat Building

United Nations Plz (at E 42nd St), New York, NY
Office · Turtle Bay · 4 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Designed Oscar Niemeyer and Le Corbusier, 1952. It is the Secretariat, where thousands toil at clerical jobs, and not the General Assembly that visually defines the UN complex.

Veniero’s Pasticceria & Caffe is one of NYC I see.

75. Veniero’s Pasticceria & Caffe

9.3
342 E 11th St (btwn 1st & 2nd Ave), New York, NY
Bakery · East Village · 265 tips and reviews

MazdaMazda: Veniero’s Café, with its stamped copper ceilings, Italian marble floors, and stained glass ceilings, is an old world style Italian café.

Posto is one of NYC I see.

76. Posto

9.4
310 2nd Ave (at E 18th St.), New York, NY
Pizza Place · Gramercy Park · 95 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Try the Beet salad with goat cheese - #sweet #light #satisfying #healthy #vegetarian

Vezzo Thin Crust Pizza is one of NYC I see.

77. Vezzo Thin Crust Pizza

9.3
178 Lexington Ave (at E 31st St.), New York, NY
Pizza Place · Murray Hill · 226 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Try the Shroomtown - #3kind #gourmet #mushrooms #truffle-oil #thincrust #best #NYC #pizza

NoHo Star is one of NYC I see.

78. NoHo Star

7.7
330 Lafayette St (at Bleecker St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · NoHo · 124 tips and reviews

Food NetworkFood Network: Rachael Ray can't get enough of The Noho Star, a restaurant in the East Village of New York, NY, serving Chinese and New American cuisine, on Food Network's $40 a Day. Find more tips at FN Local. Read more.

The Beresford is one of NYC I see.

79. The Beresford

211 Central Park W (81'st street), New York, NY
Building · Upper West Side · 1 tip

IWalked Audio ToursIWalked Audio Tours: Designed by architect Emery Roth in 1929. Italian Renaissance style. Prices range from $2.5MM-$31MM (w/maximum allowable financing of 50%). Famous tenants include Jerry Seinfeld. More info in our blog Read more.

SVA MFA Interaction Design Dept is one of NYC I see.

80. SVA MFA Interaction Design Dept

136 W 21st St Fl 3 (btwn 6th & 7th Ave), New York, NY
College Academic Building · Chelsea · 6 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: The new MFA in Interaction Design program trains students to research, analyze, prototype, and design concepts in their business, social, and cultural contexts. Proud to teach here.

Tudor City Park North is one of NYC I see.

81. Tudor City Park North

8.6
Tudor City Pl (btwn E 42nd & E 43rd St), New York, NY
Park · Tudor City · 29 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: It’s like Gramercy Park, but more secret and you don’t need a key! Go visit these impeccably kept gardens before a proposed skyscraper ruins the experience.

East River Ferry is one of NYC I see.

82. East River Ferry

(East River), Brooklyn, NY
Boat or Ferry · 56 tips and reviews

Chris F.Chris Ferry: Be on time. These ferries are running like clockwork. In fact, be a few mins early.

Jamaica Fish Market is one of NYC I see.

83. Jamaica Fish Market

88-02 Van Wyck Expy, Richmond Hill, NY
Seafood Restaurant · Richmond Hill · 5 tips and reviews

NoelNoel: the soup is göod

FAO Schwarz is one of NYC I see.

84. FAO Schwarz

767 5th Ave (at E 58th St), New York, NY
Toy / Game Store · Midtown East · 303 tips and reviews

DoraDora: Hop across the ivories of the famous piano dance mat on the second floor. Tell the pros who perform that it’s your kid’s birthday and they’ll tap out Happy Birthday!Powered by ParentsConnect.com

Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is one of NYC I see.

85. Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)

9.5
11 W 53rd St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), New York, NY
Art Museum · Midtown East · 1665 tips and reviews

Tantek Ç.Tantek Çelik: Use the free wifi! SSID: MoMA WiFi

Mandoo Bar is one of NYC I see.

86. Mandoo Bar

8.2
2 W 32nd St (btwn 5th Ave & Broadway), New York, NY
Korean Restaurant · Koreatown · 123 tips and reviews

naveennaveen: dumplings. dumplings. dumplings.

Sheep Meadow is one of NYC I see.

87. Sheep Meadow

Central Park (66th to 69th St), New York, NY
Park · Central Park · 37 tips and reviews

Windows Live Photo GalleryWindows Live Photo Gallery: Walk to the center of Sheep Meadow for a great 360 degree photo opportunity of the surrounding city.

Union Square Park is one of NYC I see.

88. Union Square Park

9.4
btwn Broadway & Union Sq E (btwn E 14th & E 17th St), New York, NY
Park · Union Square · 527 tips and reviews

Gossip GirlGossip Girl: Meet at the Ghandi Statue, the one landmark in NYC, where the West side and the East side converge . . . and where D met his own Eastern-philosophy spouting pseudo-soul mate (Only in Your Dreams) Read more.

Tompkins Square Park is one of NYC I see.

89. Tompkins Square Park

8.8
E 7th St to E 10th St (btwn Ave A & B), New York, NY
Park · Alphabet City · 153 tips and reviews

MashableMashable: This East Village gathering point is one of the City of New York's early wi-fi adopters in partnership with AT&T. Read more.

Whitney Museum of American Art is one of NYC I see.

90. Whitney Museum of American Art

9.4
99 Gansevoort St (btwn 10th Ave & Washington St), New York, NY
Art Museum · Meatpacking District · 306 tips and reviews

Whitney Museum of American ArtWhitney Museum of American Art: Designed by Marcel Breuer, the Whitney Museum's current building opened in 1966. Jacqueline Kennedy attended the building on opening day.

Central Park SummerStage is one of NYC I see.

91. Central Park SummerStage

9.0
Central Park (at Rumsey Playfield), New York, NY
Performing Arts Venue · Central Park · 134 tips and reviews

PeoplePeople: This beloved outdoor venue hosts (mostly) free shows, from pop musicians to dance troupes. Tip: Don't want to battle crowds? Park yourself on the lawn bordering SummerStage to enjoy the music.

Brooklyn Bridge Park - Pier 1 is one of NYC I see.

92. Brooklyn Bridge Park - Pier 1

9.5
334 Furman St (Cranberry), Brooklyn, NY
Park · Brooklyn Heights · 72 tips and reviews

Tiffany & CoTiffany & Co: Head to Pier 1 to see Gotham in its full majesty. Enticing treats abound, especially at the Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory. You can even drop in to hear first-rate chamber music at the floating barge.

Kips Bay Towers North is one of NYC I see.

93. Kips Bay Towers North

330 E 33rd St (btwn 1st & 2nd Ave), New York, NY
Residential Building (Apartment / Condo) · Kips Bay · 2 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Poured concrete Brutalist modernism courtesy of I. M. Pei, 1957-63 and Title I of the Federal housing act of 1949.

Brooklyn Botanic Garden is one of NYC I see.

94. Brooklyn Botanic Garden

9.5
990 Washington Ave (at President St), Brooklyn, NY
Botanical Garden · Prospect Park · 291 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best place to find your inner Zen boasts relaxed, peaceful grounds. Claim a spot near the serene Japanese Hill-and-Pond Garden, surrounded by Japanese myrtle and cypress trees, and bliss out. Read more.

Aate Salon is one of NYC I see.

95. Aate Salon

7.7
New York, NY
Salon / Barbershop · NoMad · 6 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Skillful stylish haircutting and coloring at reasonable NoMad/Koreatown prices. Staff is super friendly and nice. Soundtrack alternates between EDM and K-pop.

Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is one of NYC I see.

96. Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade

New York, NY
Parade · Rockefeller Center · 101 tips and reviews

Christy V.Christy Vacationista: Love the parade!

Staten Island Ferry - Whitehall Terminal is one of NYC I see.

97. Staten Island Ferry - Whitehall Terminal

4 South St (South Ferry), New York, NY
Pier · Financial District · 377 tips and reviews

Francesca T.Francesca T.: Great way to see lower Manhattan for free.

Grand Central Oyster Bar is one of NYC I see.

98. Grand Central Oyster Bar

8.6
89 E 42nd St (Grand Central Terminal), New York, NY
Seafood Restaurant · Midtown East · 334 tips and reviews

Tristan L.Tristan Louis: Stand in one corner in front of the Oyster Bar at Grand Central and have a friend stand on the other side and whisper. the other person can hear you...

Midtown East is one of NYC I see.

99. Midtown East

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 8 tips and reviews

NCMNCM: Midtown East contains some of Manhattan’s most iconic skyscrapers, the mini-neighborhoods of Turtle Bay, Beekman, Tudor City and the Plaza District and several promising new construction condominiums Read more.

Prospect Park is one of NYC I see.

100. Prospect Park

9.7
Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY
Park · Prospect Park · 273 tips and reviews

NYC ParksNYC Parks: There's free Wi-Fi around the Picnic House, courtesy of AT&T.

Eugene O'Neill Theatre is one of NYC I see.

101. Eugene O'Neill Theatre

9.3
230 W 49th St (btwn Broadway & 8th Ave), New York, NY
Theater · Theater District · 170 tips and reviews

The Book of Mormon on BroadwayThe Book of Mormon on Broadway: Visit our website: http://www.bookofmormonbroadway.com/

All Good Things is one of NYC I see.

102. All Good Things

102 Franklin St (at Church St.), New York, NY
Gourmet Shop · Tribeca · 37 tips and reviews

rosie s.rosie siman: I'm obsessed with this indoor stall market. You can get fresh produce, fresh fish, fresh meats & cheeses in addition to flowers & coffee. And there's even a small bar at the end! So perfect.

Hungry Ghost is one of NYC I see.

103. Hungry Ghost

8.5
253 Flatbush Ave (at 6th Ave), Brooklyn, NY
Coffee Shop · Prospect Heights · 147 tips and reviews

Jennifer D.Jennifer Daniel: Everyone thinks their cafe is the best but mine really is. Come for the Stumptown, stay for the Bagel Hole bagels. Bonus: warm and freshly baked choc-banana, ginger-raspberry, and blueberry muffins.

ACME is one of NYC I see.

104. ACME

8.6
9 Great Jones St (btwn Broadway & Lafayette St), New York, NY
American Restaurant · NoHo · 147 tips and reviews

Victoria W.Victoria Wenzel: Really inventive menu: I ordered eggs

Veselka is one of NYC I see.

105. Veselka

9.1
144 2nd Ave (at E 9th St), New York, NY
Ukrainian Restaurant · East Village · 545 tips and reviews

The Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal: "It's my home-cooking spot. I understand why Patti Smith said it would be where she'd have her last meal." -Chloe Sevigny, in the WSJ's Insider's Guide to NYC Read more.

Noodle Bar is one of NYC I see.

106. Noodle Bar

172 Orchard St (at Stanton St.), New York, NY
Asian Restaurant · Lower East Side · 40 tips and reviews

Mike T.Mike Tito: The magical part of the Noodle Bar experience isn't the great food (and everything IS GREAT).. But the lightning fast speed at which the food is ready after your order!

Aate Salon is one of NYC I see.

107. Aate Salon

7.7
New York, NY
Salon / Barbershop · NoMad · 6 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Little-known salon at the edge of Koreatown is comfortable, clean, friendly, does excellent work. They give you an iPad to browse while they cut or color.

Printed Matter is one of NYC I see.

108. Printed Matter

8.8
231 11th Ave (at W 26th St), New York, NY
Bookstore · Chelsea · 29 tips and reviews

BLOUIN ARTINFOBLOUIN ARTINFO: Having trouble finding an art book? If it's not at this Chelsea mainstay, it probably does not exist.

John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is one of NYC I see.

109. John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

at JFK Access Rd, Queens, NY
Airport · Jamaica · 2842 tips and reviews

City of New YorkCity of New York: JFK was originally named Idlewild Airport and was constructed in April 1942. On December 24, 1963, the airport was rededicated John F. Kennedy International Airport.

New York Public Library is one of NYC I see.

110. New York Public Library

9.5
476 5th Ave (Stephen A. Schwarzman Building), New York, NY
Library · Midtown East · 502 tips and reviews

City of New YorkCity of New York: Did you know the New York Public Library system serves 16 million patrons annually?

Columbus Circle is one of NYC I see.

111. Columbus Circle

9.2
4-6 Columbus Cir, New York, NY
Plaza · Theater District · 205 tips and reviews

City of New YorkCity of New York: Did you know that Columbus Circle is the point from which all official distances from New York City are measured?

NYC Municipal Building is one of NYC I see.

112. NYC Municipal Building

8.3
1 Centre St, New York, NY
Government Building · Downtown Manhattan · 17 tips and reviews

City of New YorkCity of New York: Did you know? The Municipal Building is one of the largest government office buildings in the world, housing over 2,000 employees from municipal agencies in nearly 1 million square ft of office space. Read more.

East River Ferry is one of NYC I see.

113. East River Ferry

(East River), Brooklyn, NY
Boat or Ferry · 56 tips and reviews

City of New YorkCity of New York: In July 2012, East River Ferry ridership reached one million passengers, more than doubling expectations in just over its first year of service.

Impossible Project Space is one of NYC I see.

114. Impossible Project Space

425 Broadway Fl 5 (btw Howard & Canal), New York, NY
Art Gallery · SoHo · 19 tips and reviews

Jake S.Jake Smith: Fantastic spot to check out if you are either a professional or an aspiring photographer. Or if you are interested in the history of the photograph/camera.

Knitting Factory is one of NYC I see.

115. Knitting Factory

8.1
361 Metropolitan Ave (at Havemeyer St), Brooklyn, NY
Rock Club · Williamsburg · 122 tips and reviews

OurStageOurStage: This iconic NYC venue relocated to Brooklyn and dramatically improved the sound and stage. Read more.

Columbia University is one of NYC I see.

116. Columbia University

116th St & Broadway, New York, NY
University · Morningside Heights · 110 tips and reviews

John M.John Morrison: Go here late at night and just sit on the sundial, take in the architecture and relax. If you need a bathroom, ask a security guard, they'll let you into the law school.

B&H Photo Video is one of NYC I see.

117. B&H Photo Video

9.2
420 9th Ave (at W 34th St), New York, NY
Camera Store · Chelsea · 441 tips and reviews

IFCIFC: The scores of Hasidic Jewish salesmen at B&H have the biggest inventory and the best prices in town. It's like Epcot Center for the bargain shopper. Closed on Shabbos, open on Christmas! - IFC Staff

Times Square is one of NYC I see.

118. Times Square

9.0
Broadway & 7th Ave (btwn 42nd & 47th St), New York, NY
Plaza · Theater District · 2038 tips and reviews

HISTORYHISTORY: This area was originally named Longacre Square but was renamed in 1904 when the NY Times moved to the skyscraper now known as One Times Square at 42nd St., famous for the Times Square Ball drop.

LOVE Sculpture by Robert Indiana is one of NYC I see.

119. LOVE Sculpture by Robert Indiana

9.1
1350 Avenue of the Americas (at W 55th St), New York, NY
Outdoor Sculpture · Theater District · 47 tips and reviews

ArtNerdNewYorkArtNerdNewYork: I had naively originally thought Robert Indiana’s LOVE sculpture was unique to Philadelphia’s LOVE park. I couldn’t have been more wrong. The original image was designed for the Museum of Modern Art Read more.

Pulitzer Fountain is one of NYC I see.

120. Pulitzer Fountain

7.0
58th Street & 5th Avenue, New York, NY
Plaza · Midtown East · 15 tips and reviews

ArtNerdNewYorkArtNerdNewYork: The ultimate post-mortem vanity plate to himself, Joseph Pulitzer left $50,000 for the Pulitzer Fountain, to be erected in Grand Army Plaza at the South Eastern tip of Central Park. Read more.

Waldorf Astoria New York is one of NYC I see.

121. Waldorf Astoria New York

8.9
301 Park Ave (btwn E 49th & E 50th St), New York, NY
Hotel · Midtown East · 276 tips and reviews

The Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal: Paris Hilton grew up here. We asked her what it was like to live in a hotel... Read more.

Queens-Midtown Tunnel is one of NYC I see.

122. Queens-Midtown Tunnel

5.2
Long Island Expy (across the East River), New York, NY
Tunnel · 63 tips and reviews

JessieJessie: You are actually UNDER WATER

Terminal 5 is one of NYC I see.

123. Terminal 5

John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, NY
Airport Terminal · Jamaica · 525 tips and reviews

Erin P.Erin Pettigrew: Stake your claim at a table on the elevated platform in the middle of the atrium (it has power outlets in the floor!). Then do some serious email checking and people-watching from your lofty perch.

Lord & Taylor is one of NYC I see.

124. Lord & Taylor

8.3
424 5th Ave (at W 39th St), New York, NY
Department Store · Garment District · 91 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: As different from Macy's as Fifth Avenue is from 34th Street. Worth visiting as a New York experience even if you aren't shopping. Maybe especially if you aren't shopping.

American Museum of Natural History is one of NYC I see.

125. American Museum of Natural History

9.4
200 Central Park W (btwn W 77th & W 81st St), New York, NY
Science Museum · Upper West Side · 1198 tips and reviews

Matt S.Matt S: Save time and DON'T go thru the front entrance on Central Park West to get in. Instead, go in thru the planetarium on 81st and pay using the automated kiosks. Way shorter line.

Statue of Liberty is one of NYC I see.

126. Statue of Liberty

9.5
Liberty Island, New York, NY
Monument / Landmark · Liberty Island · 566 tips and reviews

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. Read more.

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is one of NYC I see.

127. Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

9.6
70 Lincoln Center Plz (btwn Columbus & 10th Ave), New York, NY
Performing Arts Venue · Lincoln Square · 193 tips and reviews

New York Public LibraryNew York Public Library: Love the arts? Explore one of the world’s most extensive collections of historic recordings, videotapes, sheet music, stage designs, posters, and photographs at the Library for the Performing Arts. Read more.

MTA Subway - Brooklyn Bridge/City Hall/Chambers St (J/Z/4/5/6) is one of NYC I see.

128. MTA Subway - Brooklyn Bridge/City Hall/Chambers St (J/Z/4/5/6)

Centre St. (at Chambers St.), New York, NY
Metro Station · Downtown Manhattan · 25 tips and reviews

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. Read more.

The Cloisters is one of NYC I see.

129. The Cloisters

9.5
99 Margaret Corbin Dr (at Fort Tryon Pl), New York, NY
Museum · Hudson Heights · 220 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Check out the famous Unicorn Tapestries, the 12th-century Fuentidueña Chapel and the Annunciation Triptych by Robert Campin.

Barneys New York is one of NYC I see.

130. Barneys New York

9.1
660 Madison Ave (btwn 60th & 61st St), New York, NY
Department Store · Upper East Side · 217 tips and reviews

RackedRacked: Sets the standard that all other designer department stores must abide. Unstuffy approach to high-end style makes it a favorite of fashion types from ladies who lunch to hipsters. [Racked 38 Member] Read more.

UNIQLO is one of NYC I see.

131. UNIQLO

8.8
546 Broadway (btwn Prince & Spring St), New York, NY
Clothing Store · SoHo · 251 tips and reviews

FashismFashism: Great for urban basics. When it comes time to try on, head to the back, unmarked fitting room downstairs. No line! Also, this is the store where Fashism was conceived. Hurray!

Dinosaur Hill Toys is one of NYC I see.

132. Dinosaur Hill Toys

7.9
306 E 9th St (at 2nd Ave.), New York, NY
Toy / Game Store · East Village · 11 tips and reviews

JC E.JC Earle: Cutest toy store ever. Nicest owners too, and they have this really adorable shaggy dog that just walks around while you shop. They have a lot of throwback toys. It makes you feel like a kid again

Kips Bay is one of NYC I see.

133. Kips Bay

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 5 tips and reviews

MetroFocusMetroFocus: Historic Fun Fact: In September, 1776, 4,000 British forces arrived in what it now known as the Landing of Kip's Bay. The storming troops quickly took hold of NYC. Learn more on MetroFocus. Read more.

Metropolitan Museum of Art is one of NYC I see.

134. Metropolitan Museum of Art

9.7
1000 5th Ave (btwn E 80th & E 84th St), New York, NY
Art Museum · Central Park · 1657 tips and reviews

Adam C.Adam Cunningham: The period rooms in the American Wing are the best kept secret.

New American Wing is one of NYC I see.

135. New American Wing

8.1
1000 5th Ave (E. 83rd St.), New York, NY
Art Gallery · Central Park · 8 tips and reviews

Jeremy S.Jeremy Shatan: One of the most spectacular spaces in the city, if not the country. Worth it for the Tiffany stuff, the Georgian facade and the Frank Lloyd Wright room alone.

East River Ferry - Brooklyn Bridge Park/DUMBO Terminal is one of NYC I see.

136. East River Ferry - Brooklyn Bridge Park/DUMBO Terminal

Old Fulton St (at Furman St), Brooklyn, NY
Boat or Ferry · DUMBO · 25 tips and reviews

Andy L.Andy L: The East River Ferry is by far and away the best transportation method if you are going from DUMBO to Williamsburg or E. Midtown. And it's not bad for proposals either...

New York Public Library - Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL) is one of NYC I see.

137. New York Public Library - Science, Industry and Business Library (SIBL)

8.5
188 Madison Ave (at 34th St.), New York, NY
Library · Garment District · 50 tips and reviews

New York Public LibraryNew York Public Library: Enjoy free tours of SIBL Thursdays at 2 p.m. Read more.

DUMBO is one of NYC I see.

138. DUMBO

Brooklyn, NY
Neighborhood · 62 tips and reviews

Renata L.Renata Lopes-Merriam: Take a walk towards the water and see the view from under the bridge, either bridge.

Brooklyn Superhero Supply Co. is one of NYC I see.

139. Brooklyn Superhero Supply Co.

8.8
372 5th Ave (at 5th St), Brooklyn, NY
Toy / Game Store · Central Slope · 28 tips and reviews

QbertplayaQbertplaya: Check out the website for more info! http://www.826nyc.org/ Read more.

Whitney Museum of American Art is one of NYC I see.

140. Whitney Museum of American Art

9.4
99 Gansevoort St (btwn 10th Ave & Washington St), New York, NY
Art Museum · Meatpacking District · 306 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: There is sometimes a small, secret exhibit on display on the staircase. So avoided the slow, crowded elevators. Take the stairs!

McNally Jackson Books is one of NYC I see.

141. McNally Jackson Books

9.5
52 Prince St (btwn Lafayette & Mulberry St), New York, NY
Bookstore · NoLita · 284 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best literary hot spot boasts a warm atmosphere, well-curated selection and convivial café. It also has the city’s first Espresso Book Machine, which prints a growing number of texts on demand. Read more.

McNally Jackson Books is one of NYC I see.

142. McNally Jackson Books

9.5
52 Prince St (btwn Lafayette & Mulberry St), New York, NY
Bookstore · NoLita · 284 tips and reviews

DoraDora: Check out the free Saturday Storytimes (at 12 noon) with creative craft activities, just right for kids ages 3-8.Powered by ParentsConnect.com Read more.

Soho Herbs & Acupuncture is one of NYC I see.

143. Soho Herbs & Acupuncture

16 E 40th St, New York, NY
Acupuncturist · Midtown East · 1 tip

Eva R.Eva Rockshic: I like Frank a lot, and both Jen and Steve are great too! They prescribe organic herbs for you, which you can pick up at Kamwo herbs on grand street. Definitely recommend it!!

AMC Loews Kips Bay 15 is one of NYC I see.

144. AMC Loews Kips Bay 15

7.9
570 2nd Ave (btwn 30th & 31st St), New York, NY
Multiplex · Kips Bay · 213 tips and reviews

Adam H.Adam Hurst: Be sure to take notice of the exceptional staff...friendly workers = friendly patrons

New York Public Library - Stephen A. Schwarzman Building Celeste Bartos Forum is one of NYC I see.

145. New York Public Library - Stephen A. Schwarzman Building Celeste Bartos Forum

5 Avenue A (at 42nd St), New York, NY
Library · Midtown East · 11 tips and reviews

Syndicate Media GroupSyndicate Media Group: NYC [Read] Come to the Map Room inside NYPL to unfurl decades/centuries old map scrolls and explore old world and old manhattan! Oh the places you'll go!

Fort Tryon Park is one of NYC I see.

146. Fort Tryon Park

9.5
1 Margaret Corbin Dr, New York, NY
Park · Hudson Heights · 80 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best place to forget that you’re in NYC is crammed with gardens, forests and other quiet nooks that are perfect for chilling out. No visit here is complete without a stop by the Cloisters. Read more.

Gagosian Gallery is one of NYC I see.

147. Gagosian Gallery

8.1
980 Madison Ave (btw 76th & 77th), New York, NY
Art Gallery · Upper East Side · 20 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best place to see museum-quality gallery shows has perfected this high-end form. Shows such as “Picasso and Marie-Thérèse: L’Amour Fou” prove you don’t have to be MoMA to stage a blockbuster. Read more.

Gagosian Gallery is one of NYC I see.

148. Gagosian Gallery

9.5
555 W 24th St (btwn 10th & 11th Ave), New York, NY
Art Gallery · Chelsea · 48 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best place to see museum-quality gallery shows has perfected this high-end form. Shows such as “Picasso and Marie-Thérèse: L’Amour Fou” prove you don’t have to be MoMA to stage a blockbuster. Read more.

The Public Theater is one of NYC I see.

149. The Public Theater

9.6
425 Lafayette St (btwn Astor Pl & E 4th St), New York, NY
Theater · NoHo · 42 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: This adored staple of Off Broadway also produces Under the Radar, the best Off-Off Broadway festival. Jump on tickets to see the daring international program of experimental theater. Read more.

Opening Ceremony is one of NYC I see.

150. Opening Ceremony

8.2
1190-1192 Broadway (at W 29th St), New York, NY
Boutique · NoMad · 19 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best store to blow your paycheck in stocks covetable finds from around the world—both luxury threads and more affordable goods like indie mags, CDs and hip accessories. Read more.

Film Society of Lincoln Center is one of NYC I see.

151. Film Society of Lincoln Center

9.1
70 Lincoln Center Plz (btwn Broadway & Amsterdam Ave), New York, NY
Indie Movie Theater · Lincoln Square · 27 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best theater to see a movie that will change your life hosts new art-house titles (at its Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center), rep series and beaucoup festival offerings. Read more.

Film Forum is one of NYC I see.

152. Film Forum

9.2
209 W Houston St (btwn 6th & Varick), New York, NY
Indie Movie Theater · Hudson Square · 64 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best theater to catch your favorite old movie has exquisite repertory and revival programming such as pre-Code oldies, ’70s NYC crime thrillers and French classics —plus gourmet snacks! Read more.

Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre is one of NYC I see.

153. Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre

9.4
307 W 26th St (at 8th Ave), New York, NY
Comedy Club · Chelsea · 167 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: UCBT is the best place to laugh at funny people before they end up on TV. Nearly every sitcom on NBC’s Thursday-night lineup features performers who honed their craft at the Chelsea venue. Read more.

92nd Street Y is one of NYC I see.

154. 92nd Street Y

9.1
1395 Lexington Ave (at E 92nd St), New York, NY
Community Center · Upper East Side · 60 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: Together with 92YTribeca, this is the best place in NYC to see a not-boring lecture. The 137-year-old organization hosts literary conversations, current events discussions and evenings of sing-alongs. Read more.

Brooklyn Flea - Fort Greene is one of NYC I see.

155. Brooklyn Flea - Fort Greene

9.0
176 Lafayette Ave. (btw Clermont & Vanderbilt Ave.), Brooklyn, NY
Flea Market · Clinton Hill · 144 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best year-round market brings together 150 local vendors carrying all manner of vintage, handmade and antique wares. The Flea will move to its winter location on November 26.

Brooklyn Flea - Williamsburg is one of NYC I see.

156. Brooklyn Flea - Williamsburg

50 Kent Ave (btwn N 11th & N 12th St), Brooklyn, NY
Flea Market · Williamsburg · 107 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best year-round market brings together 150 local vendors carrying all manner of vintage, handmade and antique wares. The Flea will move to its winter location on November 26. Read more.

One Hanson Place /  Williamsburgh Savings Bank Tower is one of NYC I see.

157. One Hanson Place / Williamsburgh Savings Bank Tower

1 Hanson Pl (at Ashland Pl), Brooklyn, NY
Building · Fort Greene · 16 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best year-round market brings together 150 local vendors carrying all manner of vintage, handmade and antique wares. The Flea moves here on November 26. Read more.

Flushing Meadows-Corona Park is one of NYC I see.

158. Flushing Meadows-Corona Park

9.4
Great Lakes Ct (Dwight Eisenhower Promenade), New York, NY
Park · Flushing Meadows-Corona Park · 71 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best place to remember why you love Queens contains the Mets stadium, the New York Hall of Science, the home of the US Open, the iconic Unisphere. and the Queens Museum of Art. Read more.

Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge is one of NYC I see.

159. Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge

Queensboro Bridge, Queens, NY
Bridge · Roosevelt Island · 128 tips and reviews

Mike BloombergMike Bloomberg: Ed Koch's spirit will live on at City Hall, on the bridge that bears his name, and all across the five boroughs: http://bit.ly/Xc6Uxd

The New York Earth Room is one of NYC I see.

160. The New York Earth Room

7.5
141 Wooster St (btw Prince St and Houston St), New York, NY
Art Gallery · SoHo · 31 tips and reviews

DensDens: Anytime I'm on Wooster Street, I try to swing by even if just for 2 minutes. If you catch the Earth Room just after they've watered the dirt it is especially awesome.

Jen Bekman Gallery is one of NYC I see.

161. Jen Bekman Gallery

6.9
6 Spring St (btw Elizabeth & Bowery), New York, NY
Art Gallery · NoLita · 5 tips and reviews

BLOUIN ARTINFOBLOUIN ARTINFO: The woman who is revolutionizing the sale of photography through her 20x200 company also runs a small but ambitious gallery in SoHo. Founded only in 2003, it has already picked some winners. Read more.

Lesley Heller Work Space is one of NYC I see.

162. Lesley Heller Work Space

7.4
54 Orchard St (Grand St), New York, NY
Art Gallery · Chinatown · 2 tips and reviews

BLOUIN ARTINFOBLOUIN ARTINFO: Lesley Heller Workspace allows anyone to make curatorial suggestion submissions through their website.

Museum of the City of New York is one of NYC I see.

163. Museum of the City of New York

9.2
1220 5th Ave (at E 103rd St), New York, NY
History Museum · East Harlem · 119 tips and reviews

BLOUIN ARTINFOBLOUIN ARTINFO: Check out the New York Interiors (1690-1906) permanent exhibition. It features elements of New York domestic environments from the late 17th through the early 20th centuries. Read more.

The Frick Collection is one of NYC I see.

164. The Frick Collection

9.4
1 E 70th St (at 5th Ave), New York, NY
Art Museum · Upper East Side · 179 tips and reviews

BLOUIN ARTINFOBLOUIN ARTINFO: Henry Clay Frick's former residence may have the densest collection of masterpieces in Manhattan, with works by Titian, Turner, and Vermeer, among others. Read more.

SVA East 21st Building is one of NYC I see.

165. SVA East 21st Building

New York
College Arts Building · Gramercy Park · 1 tip

Amanda O.Amanda Ortiz: Make C prints while u can before the color lab is shut down

Liquiteria is one of NYC I see.

166. Liquiteria

9.1
170 2nd Ave (at E 11th St), New York, NY
Juice Bar · East Village · 185 tips and reviews

naveennaveen: after a long ride, try something simple like their take on a lemonade: purified water, lemon juice, agave. i tried the heavier combinations and i just couldn't take it (need to get used to the tastes)

Financial District is one of NYC I see.

167. Financial District

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 23 tips and reviews

Deeb S.Deeb Sankary: If you look across the st. From 30 Wall St. you will see a building that has some crators on the side of it. It is from a bomb blast back in the 20s that killed hundreds of people.

Chinatown is one of NYC I see.

168. Chinatown

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 198 tips and reviews

New York HabitatNew York Habitat: Step into Chinatown, a world of its own, where more than 2 million NYC residents live. There is great authentic Chinese food here and street vendors are all over.

Alphabet City is one of NYC I see.

169. Alphabet City

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 12 tips and reviews

Michael W.Michael Wilhelm: Alphabet City was once part of a thriving German immigrant community known as Kleindeutschland.

Little Italy is one of NYC I see.

170. Little Italy

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 122 tips and reviews

Colette Q.Colette Q: When in little Italy, don't get overwhelmed-go to il Cortile - it's the best. trust me, I'm Italian ;> Read more.

Lower East Side is one of NYC I see.

171. Lower East Side

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 55 tips and reviews

ScoutmobScoutmob: "Everybody ought to have a lower East Side in their life." -Irving Berlin

NoHo is one of NYC I see.

172. NoHo

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 3 tips and reviews

AdamAdam: NoHo, for North of Houston Street (as contrasted with SoHo, South of Houston)

Greenwich Village is one of NYC I see.

173. Greenwich Village

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 38 tips and reviews

Viator.comViator.com: If you’re pining for a stretch of green, the welcome lawns, statues, street entertainers, and dog-walking areas of Washington Square Park run off W 4th Street. Read more.

East Village is one of NYC I see.

174. East Village

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 40 tips and reviews

Mary S.Mary Shields: Second Avenue has become the East Village's Restaurant Row. Take a stroll down it, choose from a wide variety of cuisines: Italian, Mediterranean, Asian, Indian, Mexican, American.

West Village is one of NYC I see.

175. West Village

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 36 tips and reviews

NCMNCM: The West Village's placid, tree-lined blocks have played starring roles in a number of television and movies -- “Sex and the City” being the most notable recent example. Read more.

Chelsea is one of NYC I see.

176. Chelsea

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 51 tips and reviews

Jessica R.Jessica Randazza: Welcome, friends, welcome. You have entered arguably the best neighborhood on the island of Manhattan. Chockablock with excellent food, shops and sites that will instantly make you forget the villages

Hell's Kitchen is one of NYC I see.

177. Hell's Kitchen

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 56 tips and reviews

Brad O.Brad OBRIEN: The best neighborhood in the city after living in Chelsea for years... Live on the river at 42nd street - the attached pic is from our rooftop clubhouse

DaVinci Art Supply is one of NYC I see.

178. DaVinci Art Supply

5.7
137 E 23rd St (btwn Park S & Lex), New York, NY
Arts & Crafts Store · Gramercy Park · 4 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Fine art store (get it?). There's a discount for teachers and students.

New York State DMV is one of NYC I see.

179. New York State DMV

366 W 31st St (btwn 8th Ave & 9th Ave), New York, NY
Government Building · Chelsea · 152 tips and reviews

timoni w.timoni west: There's no more fast enhanced license lane, and yes, you have to get a number to exchange an out of state license. Ah, Camelot, I hardly knew thee.

Central Park Zoo - Penguins & Seabirds is one of NYC I see.

180. Central Park Zoo - Penguins & Seabirds

8.1
64th St (5th Ave), New York, NY
Zoo · Central Park · 3 tips and reviews

CristinaCristina: Pinguins are on a room with very cold weather. Very good, not like other zoos.

Asser Levy Recreation Center - Outdoor Swimming Pool is one of NYC I see.

181. Asser Levy Recreation Center - Outdoor Swimming Pool

501 Asser Levy Place (23rd Street), New York, NY
Pool · Kips Bay · 2 tips and reviews

NYC ParksNYC Parks: Asser Levy is one of two NYC Recreation Centers with both an indoor and outdoor pool. The outdoor pool, used during the summer, is 120 feet long, and four feet deep. Read more.

Gramercy is one of NYC I see.

182. Gramercy

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 3 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Quietly exciting, historically dense boho neighborhood in the East 20s straddles Flatiron, Kips Bay, Curry Hill, and the East Village.

Nolita is one of NYC I see.

183. Nolita

New York, NY
Neighborhood · 10 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Don't miss the Feast of San Gennaro, held here after Labor Day each year on Mulberry Street between Houston and Grand Streets.

New York Botanical Garden is one of NYC I see.

184. New York Botanical Garden

9.6
2900 Southern Blvd (at Bronx Park Rd), Bronx, NY
Botanical Garden · Bronx Park · 167 tips and reviews

Jacob S.Jacob Shemkovitz: One of the leading botanical gardens in the world and home to many plant laboratories

Herald Square is one of NYC I see.

185. Herald Square

8.3
W 34th St & Broadway (at 6th Ave), New York, NY
Plaza · Chelsea · 124 tips and reviews

Fashion HeraldFashion Herald: Where to find a shady spot to sit on 34th Street. Get great coffee at the 'wichcraft kiosk and hit up their happy hour coffee & tea specials (1/2 off every day 3-6pm). (via Scoville) Read more.

Julian Walker Studio is one of NYC I see.

186. Julian Walker Studio

7.9
29 E 31st St, New York, NY
Gym / Fitness Center · NoMad · 3 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Small, peaceful, quiet gym tucked into an obscure corner of Nomad/Murray Hill. Clean and well equipped. Nice shower.

John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is one of NYC I see.

187. John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

at JFK Access Rd, Queens, NY
Airport · Jamaica · 2842 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Terminal 4 arrivals now has passport verification machines for returning US citizens. The process takes 2 minutes instead of the usual 2 hours.

Tiffany & Co. is one of NYC I see.

188. Tiffany & Co.

9.3
727 5th Ave (at E 57th St), New York, NY
Jewelry Store · Midtown East · 234 tips and reviews

Spanish Rob V.Spanish Rob V: Make sure you see the Tiffany Diamond on the main floor in the NW corner... it's priceless and Audrey Hepburn is one of the only 2 ppl to ever wear it

Willoughby's Camera Emporium is one of NYC I see.

189. Willoughby's Camera Emporium

6.9
298 5th Ave (btwn 5th And 6th Ave.), New York, NY
Camera Store · NoMad · 8 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: I buy my cameras here. Great place. Sales people know cameras inside and out. They always remember you, they know what you need before you do, and they always have a deal to offer.

New York Transit Museum is one of NYC I see.

190. New York Transit Museum

9.3
Boerum Pl (at Schermerhorn St), Brooklyn, NY
History Museum · Downtown Brooklyn · 107 tips and reviews

Time Out New YorkTime Out New York: The best New York-focused museum is housed in a decommissioned subway station. Make sure to see the excellent collection of vintage subway cars. Read more.

Strand Bookstore is one of NYC I see.

191. Strand Bookstore

9.6
828 Broadway (at E 12th St), New York, NY
Bookstore · Greenwich Village · 506 tips and reviews

Evan C.Evan Cordes: visit the rare book room on the third floor

The Mermaid Parade is one of NYC I see.

192. The Mermaid Parade

Surf Ave, Coney Island, NY
Parade · Coney Island · 7 tips and reviews

Karyn S.Karyn Schmidt: Best way to avoid the crowd?- be in the parade yourself! Super fun, great bunch of people, great chance to see all the costumes up close...just make sure you bring plenty of water& umbrella for shade

Governors Island is one of NYC I see.

193. Governors Island

9.4
New York, NY
Island · Governors Island · 214 tips and reviews

AT&TAT&T: One of NYC's hottest summer spots is best enjoyed (and shared) with a fully charged mobile phone. Visit our #ATTStreetCharge solar-powered mobile charging station to power up. Read more.

Governors Island Ferry - Battery Terminal is one of NYC I see.

194. Governors Island Ferry - Battery Terminal

10 South St (at Whitehall), New York, NY
Pier · Financial District · 8 tips and reviews

Jonathan S.Jonathan Swerdloff: The schedules appear to be more like guidelines, +/- a few minutes.

MTA Subway - 34th St/Herald Sq (B/D/F/M/N/Q/R) is one of NYC I see.

195. MTA Subway - 34th St/Herald Sq (B/D/F/M/N/Q/R)

Broadway (at W 34th St), New York, NY
Metro Station · Koreatown · 57 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: Gateway to Brighton Beach summer fun on the Q Train.

Rego Park, NY is one of NYC I see.

196. Rego Park, NY

Rego Park, NY
Neighborhood · 3 tips and reviews

Matthew C.Matthew Caldecutt: Despite the opening of a Starbucks, the neighborhood where I grew up is far from trendy. Come for some off the beaten path places to eat and coffee at Dunkin' Donuts -- a Nathan's back in the 80s.

Central Park is one of NYC I see.

197. Central Park

9.8
59th St to 110th St (5th Ave to Central Park West), New York, NY
Park · Central Park · 1417 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: This manmade park, seemingly a welcome bit of nature against NYC's harsh conditions and strict grid, is actually a masterpiece of architecture. Every detail, down to the smallest rock, was planned.

studio.zeldman is one of NYC I see.

198. studio.zeldman

7.9
148 Madison Avenue (East 32nd St), New York, NY
Design Studio · NoMad · 2 tips and reviews

Jeffrey Z.Jeffrey Zeldman: The web and interaction design studio of Jeffrey Zeldman in NYC.

STORY is one of NYC I see.

199. STORY

9.4
144 10th Ave (at W 19th St), New York, NY
Gift Shop · Chelsea · 40 tips and reviews

BrittanyBrittany: amazing store. they change the theme of the products/visual layout every 6 weeks. super unique products. at all price ranges. GO HERE.

Project No. 8  | Ace Hotel is one of NYC I see.

200. Project No. 8 | Ace Hotel

8.2
22 W 29th St (Broadway), New York, NY
Gift Shop · NoMad · 7 tips and reviews

BluePrintBluePrint: Visit this awesome little gem of a store for eclectic, one of a kind items. Now you can even pick up a bottle of BluePrintJuice here to take with you on the go for some fresh pressed goodness!