Visitors Centers, New York City

Visitor's centers can provide you with free maps and general information about New York. For information on visiting New York, contact the New York Convention and Visitor's Bureau. They have a website at You can also call them at 800-NYC-VISIT (U.S. and Canada) or 212/397-8222 (elsewhere). To speak with a multilingual counselor: call 212/484-1222 Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm EST.

At the Airport

Apple Aides Center
LaGuardia Airport
West Corridor/Departure Level
East Corridor/Departure Level
Mon-Wed and Fri 9am-8pm
Thursday 9am-5pm
Sunday 2pm-6pm

New York Tourism Kiosk
JFK International Airport
International Arrivals Building Lobby
Phone: (718) 656-4870
Mon-Thu: 10am-7pm
Fri: 10am-6pm
Sat: 11am-6pm
Sun: 12pm-6pm

Travelers Aid at Newark
Newark International Airport
Terminal B
Phone: (201) 623-5052
Daily: 12pm-8pm

Uptown Visitor Centers, Above 59th Street

Harlem Visitors & Convention Association
1 West 125th Street
Phone: (212) 427-3317
Mon-Fri: 10am-6pm

The Dairy, Central Park Visitor Center
Central Park near 65th St.
Features exhibits about the park, games and a gift shop.
Phone: (212)794-6564
Tue.-Sun. 11am-4pm.
Bloomingdale's International Visitors Center
Lexington Avenue at 59th Street
Phone: (212) 705-2098, (212) 705-2099
Daily: 10am-8:30pm

Midtown Visitor Centers, 14th Street to 58th Street

Times Square Info Center
1560 Broadway btw 46th and 47th Sts
Hours: Daily, 8am-8pm

This NEW center provides free citywide info
and brochures from the Times Square BID,
cash machines, tickets to all Broadway shows,
MetroCards and Fun Passes, Gray Line/Circle
Line Tours and Airport Transportation, International
and Regional newspapers and magazines,
official NYC gift items, free Internet access,
currency exchange and a video history of Times Square.

Located in the heart of New York City's Theatre District in the Times Square Visitors Center, the Broadway Ticket Center is your one-stop-shopping theatre information and ticket headquarters. The Ticket Center prides itself on their friendly, knowledgeable customer service agents. Their agents provide not only ticket and show information, but assist customers with many other tourist requests.

Manhattan Mall Info Booth
6th Avenue & 33rd Street, 1st floor
Herald Square
Phone: (212) 465-0500
Mon, Thurs, Fri: 10am-8pm
Tues, Wed, Sat: 10am-7pm
Sun: 11am-6pm

34th Street Partnership
250 West 34th Street
Penn Station - South side of Amtrak Rotunda
Phone: (212) 967-3433
Daily: 9:30am-6:30pm

Macy's Visitor Info Center
151 West 34th Street
Herald Square
Phone: (212) 695-4400
Mon, Thurs, Fri: 10am-8:30pm
Tues, Wed, Sat: 10am-7pm
Sun: 11am-6pm

Fashion BID Visitors Center
249 West 39th Street (Ground floor)
Phone: (212) 764-9600
Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm

Travelers Aid at Times Square
The Port Authority Bus Terminal
North Wing, 625 8th Avenue @ 42nd Street, 2nd Floor
Phone: (212) 944-0013
Mon-Fri: 8am-7pm

Grand Central Partnership
6 East 42nd Street
Grand Central Terminal
South Side Main Concourse
Phone: (212) 818-1777
Mon-Fri: 8:30-6:30pm
Sat-Sun: 9am-6pm

United Nations Volunteer Info Desk
First Avenue at 46th Street
Secretariat Building at United Nations
Phone: (212) 963-7096
Mon-Fri: 10am-4pm

Saks Fifth Avenue
Ambassador Concierge Desk
611 Fifth Avenue at 49th & 50th Streets
Phone: (212) 940-4141
Mon-Sat: 10am-6:30pm
Thurs: 10am-8pm
Sun: 12pm-6pm

Downtown Visitor Centers, Below 14th Street

NYU Info Center
50 West 4th Street at Greene Street
Phone: (212) 988-4636
Mon-Fri: 8:30am-8pm

Travelers Aid/Victims Services
2 Lafayette Street
Phone: (212) 577-7700
Mon-Fri: 9am-5pm