Sightseeing in New York City

Major NYC Sights
This alphabetical list of major sights gives a brief description of each, with hours, prices, and links to home pages (when available).
Finding your Way Around
Check out our sightseeing and shopping map featuring the major sights, parks and stores in Manhattan with links to more information.
Manhattan Neighborhoods
This sections features brief descriptions of the major neighborhoods of Manhattan with nearby sights, dining and hotels.
Tours of New York
If you want to see NYC on foot, on a bike, from a double decker bus, from a limo, from a horse and carriage, from a boat or from a helicopter, check out our list of tour operators.

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