Manhattan’s Midtown Attractions
The InterContinental New York Times Square is within 2 miles of New York City’s iconic sights and Manhattan’s midtown attractions. Located in the heart of the Broadway Theater District, our Times Square hotel is within walking distance of with Rockefeller Center; famous for its Christmas tree, ice skating, Top of the Rock Observation Deck and Radio City Music Hall, as well as great shopping and dining. The mile walk to the Empire State Building takes you to the most amazing views of New York City.
Take a walk to the Diamond District, the world’s largest shopping district for diamonds at tremendous prices. For the ultimate NYC shopping experience, stroll down Fifth Avenue to landmark shops and stores such as Saks Fifth Avenue, Tiffany & Co and FAO Schwartz. For a hipper atmosphere, immerse yourself in the eclectic fashion vibe of SoHo with its unique New York shops, architecture and vibrant arts community.
Just 1 mile from the hotel, Central Park has been an urban escape from the concrete jungle of New York City for over 150 years. Walk along winding paths, take a boat ride or enjoy a picnic on the lawn, and discover why Central Park is the city’s beautiful playground. For art lovers, over 2 million works of art from around the world and throughout history are housed at the Metropolitan Museum of Art - an iconic museum that inspires the senses.
Your New York City adventure would not be complete without a trip to Wall Street, which runs through the historic center of the financial district, home to the New York Stock Exchange.
Times Square / Broadway Theater District – walking
Experience the bright lights and iconic theatres of Broadway at this New York landmark. The cultural crossroads of the world, Times Square is packed with shops, restaurants, and attractions. www.timessquarenyc.org/index.aspx
Central Park – 1 mile
Take a break from the bustle of the Big Apple with a stroll through New York’s iconic city park where you’ll find peaceful paths, a lake, historic landmarks and statues, running trails, playgrounds, museums, and the Central Park Zoo. www.centralparknyc.org
Once a bustling freight railway, the High Line has been transformed into an elevated public park that invites visitors to enjoy its green spaces, gardens and food concessions. www.thehighline.org
5th Avenue Shopping - 0.3 mile
The pinnacle of fashionable New York, this landmark avenue is renowned for its couture boutiques, department stores, upscale restaurants, and world-class museums. www.visit5thavenue.com
Rockefeller Center - 0.3 mile
Explore this historic Art Deco building that is home to popular New York attractions, including Top of the Rock, NBC Studios, the annual Christmas tree, and Radio City Music Hall. www.rockefellercenter.com
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
Learn more about the history of the Intrepid aircraft carrier through tours, aircraft and submarine displays, video presentations and interactive exhibits. www.intrepidmuseum.org
Columbus Circle & Time Warner Center -
Located in the heart of Manhattan at the southwest corner of Central Park, this retail center is the posh destination for dining, shopping and entertainment. www.theshopsatcolumbuscircle.com
Home to the Metropolitan Opera House, Avery Fisher Hall and the Lincoln Center Theater, this unique arts complex brings world-class performing artists to New York City. www.lincolncenter.org
Museum of Modern Art
Considered to be the world’s most influential museum of modern art, the MOMA is home to over 150,000 works of art from masters like Picasso, Cezanne, Van Gogh, Monet and Warhol. www.moma.org
More NYC Attractions
- The Diamond District - 0.1 MI / 0.16 KM
- Radio City Music Hall - 0.2 MI / 0.32 KM
- United Nations - 0.5 MI / 0.8 KM
- Empire State Building - 1.3 MI / 2.09 KM
- SoHo -1.3 MI / 2.09 KM
- Metropolitan Museum of Art - 1.5 MI / 2.41 KM
- Wall Street - 2 MI / 3.22 KM