Eurostars Wall Street is in the heart of Downtown Manhattan, a 21st century blend of old colonial churches and gleaming skyscrapers that has become the financial capital of the world. Guests are just minutes away from the South Street Seaport, Wall Street, and the New York Stock Exchange. The lower tip of Manhattan (called Lower Manhattan or Downtown), where the East and Hudson rivers meet, is where New York City began; it was also our nation's first capital.
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Central Park, at the very heart (if not the very heart) of New York City, is one of the most inspiring combinations of architecture, landscape design and urban planning to be found anywhere on the face of the earth. It ranks as a symbol of New York City only behind the Statue of Liberty and the Empire State Building.
American Museum of Natural History
The American Museum of Natural History is one of the world’s preeminent scientific and cultural institutions. Since its founding in 1869, the Museum has advanced its global mission to discover, interpret, and disseminate information about human cultures, the natural world, and the universe through a wide-ranging program of scientific research, education, and exhibition.
Designed by Chicago architect Walter Ahlschlager in the Art Deco style, the Beacon Theatre opened in 1929 as a forum for vaudeville acts, musical productions, drama, opera, and movies. In 1979, the historic venue was designated a national landmark and is on the National Register of Historic Places. Many of the greatest names in music have played the Beacon including the Rolling Stones, Jerry Garcia, Aerosmith, Michael Jackson, James Taylor, Radiohead and Queen./p>
Lincoln Center (Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts) serves three primary roles: world’s leading presenter of superb artistic programming, national leader in arts and education and community relations, and manager of the Lincoln Center campus.
Located in the heart of Manhattan at Columbus Circle (59th Street and Broadway), Time Warner Center is one of most iconic NYC attractions. It’s the place to dine, shop, live, work and be entertained. The soaring 2.8 million-square-foot landmark has transformed Columbus Circle into a thriving urban neighborhood.
Rockefeller Center, Top of the Rock, NBC Studio and Radio City Music Hall
From the soaring views of Top of the Rock to a backstage pass at NBC Studios, every Tour at Rockefeller Center brings you inside and behind-the-scenes of some of the city’s most beloved treasures. Feel like discovering the sights on your own? Explore more and visit the seasonal highlights, outdoor gardens and historic buildings that give Rockefeller Center its diverse, dynamic flavor.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Metropolitan Museum of Art's earliest roots date back to 1866 in Paris, France, when a group of Americans agreed to create a "national institution and gallery of art" to bring art and art education to the American people. The Museum offers hundreds of events and programs each month—including lectures, films, tours, family activities, and more.
Statue of Liberty
The “Statue of Liberty Enlightening the World" was a gift of friendship from the people of France to the United States and is recognized as a universal symbol of freedom and democracy. The Statue of Liberty was dedicated on October 28, 1886. It was designated as a National Monument in 1924. Employees of the National Park Service have been caring for the colossal copper statue since 1933.
Times Square – iconified as "The Crossroads of the World" – is the brightly illuminated hub of the Broadway Theater District, one of the world's busiest pedestrian intersections, and a major center of the world's entertainment industry. It is hard to remember that this gaudy enclave was once littered with sex shops and suffered the highest crime rate in New York City. While Times Square has changed drastically in the past decade, its reputation for “razzle dazzle” and spectacle remains. It is the symbol for the vibrancy of Manhattan where an estimated 26 million tourists visit each year.
The High Line is a public park built on a historic freight rail line elevated above the streets on Manhattan’s West Side. It runs from Gansevoort Street in the Meatpacking District to West 34th Street, between 10th and 11th Avenues. It is owned by the City of New York, and maintained and operated by Friends of the High Line. The High Line is a public park built on a historic freight rail line elevated above the streets on Manhattan’s West Side.