Things to Do in New York City? Museums, restaurants, theaters and parks

Posted by:Aleksandr Belov Posted on:Jan 20,2017

New York – one of the most visited cities in the world. Every year, millions of tourists come here. For example, the famous Statue of Liberty is the most recognizable landmark in the world.  We will tell you about the best places and things to do in New York City! Choosing the best in various categories: theaters, museums, cultural attractions, restaurants, parks, etc.

№ 1. TOP 10 best cultural attractions in New York City (the most recognizable places):

This is a list of the most famous attractions in New York City. Tourists tend to visit these places in the first place.

  1. Central Park
  2. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum
  3. The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  4. Manhattan Skyline
  5. Times Square
  6. Broadway
  7. Empire State Building
  8. Statue of Liberty
  9. Rockefeller Center
  10. Fifth Avenue

№ 2. TOP 10 best parks in New York City

It’s the most popular places for nature walks.

  1. Central Park (the largest park in the city center – area of 3.41 km²)
  2. The High Line
  3. Bryant Park
  4. Washington Square Park
  5. Conservatory Garden
  6. Riverside Park
  7. Union Square
  8. Hudson River Park
  9. Battery Park
  10. Roosevelt Island

№ 3. TOP 25 best museums in New York City

In New York, more than 100 different museums. We have selected only the most visited, interesting and popular.

  1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art (One of the most visited museums in the world. It presents a collection of the best craftsmen and artists)
  2. The National 9/11 Memorial & Museum
  3. Frick Collection
  4. Ground Zero Museum Workshop
  5. The Met Cloisters
  6. Tenement Museum
  7. The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
  8. American Museum of Natural History
  9. Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
  10. The Morgan Library & Museum
  11. Ellis Island
  12. Ellis Island Immigration Museum
  13. Whitney Museum of American Art
  14. Madame Tussauds New York
  15. Rubin Museum of Art
  16. Museum at Eldridge Street
  17. Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
  18. National Museum of the American Indian
  19. Museum of Jewish Heritage
  20. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
  21. Museum of the City of New York
  22. South Street Seaport
  23. New-York Historical Society Museum & Library
  24. The Met Breuer
  25. Merchant’s House Museum

№ 4. TOP 13. Theaters in New York City

  1. Radio City Music Hall
  2. Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts
  3. Jazz at Lincoln Center
  4. School of Rock The Musical
  5. On Your Feet!
  6. Carnegie Hall
  7. Gershwin Theater
  8. Cirque du Soleil Paramour
  9. Apollo Theater
  10. Broadway Theatre
  11. New Amsterdam Theater
  12. Majestic Theatre
  13. Beacon Theatre

№ 5. Family holiday. Where to go with the child in New York City?

  1. Central Park Zoo
  2. Top of the Rock Observation Deck
  3. Bryant Park
  4. Central Park Carousel
  5. Deno’s Wonder Wheel Park
  6. Children’s Museum of Manhattan
  7. Children’s Museum of the Arts

№ 6. TOP 15. Restaurants in New York (best food in town)

There are many different restaurants: European, Asian and American cuisine.

  1. Daniel
  2. Pisillo Italian Panini
  3. Per Se
  4. Bouley
  5. Le Bernardin
  6. Lincoln Square Steak
  7. Nerai
  8. Russ & Daughters
  9. Gramercy Tavern
  10. Club A Steakhouse
  11. Los Tacos No. 1
  12. Spice Symphony
  13. Numero 28 Pizzeria
  14. Eileen’s Special Cheesecake
  15. The Modern

№ 7. TOP 15. Bars & Clubs in New York City

  1. McSorley’s Old Ale House
  2. Terra Blues
  3. 230 Fifth
  4. Hard Rock Cafe New York
  5. Tonic Bar (Times Square)
  6. Cafe Wha?
  7. Bar 54
  8. The Village Vanguard
  9. Gotham Comedy Club
  10. Cock and Bull NYC
  11. Top of the Strand
  12. Rosie O’Grady’s Time Square
  13. O’Lunney’s Times Square Pub
  14. Campbell Apartment
  15. Carnegie Club

Aleksandr Belov

Author and editor of the blog

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