The Empire State Building is one of New York's best attractions. Find the top things to do, restaurants and bars in and around the Empire State Building. Since its opening in 1931, the Empire State Building has been one of New York City's most visible attractions, immortalized in countless photos and films, from the original King Kong to Sleepless in Seattle.
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One World Observatory. There are a million things to experience in New York City and only one way to truly see them all. Start by ascending to the top of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere in less than 60 seconds; look toward the horizon and feel the City’s invincible spirit.
Like the Chrysler Building, the ESB also features distinctive Art Deco-style architecture. Unlike the Chrysler Building, tourists can still go all the way to the top — if they’re willing to part with $52! The ticket includes an audio tour and access to the open-air deck and all exhibits.
An exciting new attraction in New York City, the High Line is a former rail line that has been transformed into an urban walking trail above the city streets. This linear public park has been planted with a variety of plants and trees, many of which are native species, and lined with glass railings in most areas, giving it a natural feel, while still offering outstanding views of the city.
The New York Times Building, 620 Eighth Ave at 41st St (212-921-2400,schnippers.com) Go to the third-floor bar at Angus McIndoe and stargaze after showsYou may find yourself jostling against actor Nathan Lane at Theater District mainstay Angus McIndoe—or eavesdropping on producers Barry and Fran Weissler at the table beside yours as they brainstorm on the marketing for their next show.
The National September 11 Memorial & Museum (also known as the 9/11 Memorial & Museum) is a memorial and museum in New York City commemorating the September 11, 2001 attacks, which killed 2,977 people, and the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, which killed six.