What to do in New York City
There's nothing quite like the energy of New York. From Broadway shows and Times Square to Central Park and the iconic storefronts of Fifth Avenue, the city is yours to explore. Wondering what to do during your trip to New York City? Explore a list of some of our top recommendations below, and begin planning your trip to Sheraton Tribeca New York Hotel today.
|St. Patrick's Cathedral
The Cathedral of St. Patrick (commonly called St. Patrick's Cathedral) is a decorated Neo-Gothic-style Roman Catholic cathedral church and a prominent landmark of New York City. It is the seat of the archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York, and a parish church, located on Fifth Avenue.
|The Empire State Building - 3 miles
The Empire State Building is generally thought of as an American cultural icon. It is designed in the distinctive Art Deco style and has been named as one of the Seven Wonders of the Modern World by the American Society of Civil Engineers.
|The Chrysler Building - 3 miles
The Chrysler Building is an Art Deco style skyscraper in New York City, located on the east side of Manhattan. At 1,046 feet, the structure was the world's tallest building for 11 months before it was surpassed by the Empire State Building in 1931.
|The Metropolitan Museum of Art - 5 miles
The Metropolitan Museum of Art is the largest art museum in the United States, and one of the ten largest in the world, with the most significant art collections. Its permanent collection contains more than two million works, divided among seventeen curatorial departments.
|Madison Square Garden - 2 miles
Madison Square Garden is a multi-purpose indoor arena in midtown Manhattan situated atop Pennsylvania Station. The Garden is used for professional basketball and ice hockey, as well as boxing, concerts, ice shows, circuses, and other forms of sports and entertainment. Opening on February 11, 1968, it is now considered to be the oldest, and most active major sporting facility in the New York metropolitan area.
|Central Park - 4 miles
Central Park receives approximately thirty-five million visitors annually and is the most visited urban park in the United States. It was opened in 1857 on 770 acres of city-owned land and was later expanded to 843 acres. It is 2.5 miles long between 59th Street (Central Park South) and 110th Street (Central Park North), and is 0.5 miles wide between Fifth Avenue and Central Park West.
|Statue of Liberty - 1 mile
The Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the United States and is a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The Statue of Liberty was dedicated on October 28, 1886, designated as a National Monument in 1924 and restored for her centennial on July 4, 1986.
|9/11 Memorial - .5 miles
The National September 11 Memorial & Museum (branded as 9/11 Memorial and 9/11 Memorial Museum) is the principal memorial and museum commemorating the September 11 attacks of 2001. The memorial is located at the World Trade Center site, on the former location of the Twin Towers, which were destroyed during the attacks.