Manhattan is a famously fabulous area of New York City, with plenty of things to see and do that you can tick off your bucket list. So if you are looking for luxury extended stay hotels in nyc for your vacation, here are just a few places that should grab your attention.
New York Historical Society
The New York Historical Society is both a museum and a library, and it’s one of the major historical and cultural institutions in the United States. At over 200 hundred years old it’s also New York City’s oldest museum! The museum hosts exhibitions and collections that reflect not just New York City and State, but the US as a whole. The Patricia D. Klingenstein Library is home to a staggering two million manuscripts, while the Children’s History Museum is aimed at showing youngsters that history can be fun too. Lectures are held in the museum, which also has programs and resources that bring the past into the present.
At the Heart of America’s Theatreland
For theatre goers, visiting Broadway will prove to be an unforgettable experience. With dozens of top class venues putting on beloved shows it’s no wonder that Broadway is known around the world. It’s unquestionably the most important location regarding theatre in the US, and, with Broadway’s wide range of shows there’s bound to be something that will appeal to everyone.
American Museum of Natural History
On the Upper West Side is the American Museum of Natural History. It’s really like several museums rolled into one, and there’s even a planetarium here. Whether you’re interested in dinosaurs or space this museum will have something that appeals – and don’t forget to visit the Milstein Hall of Ocean Life and be awestruck by the near 100 foot long model of a blue whale!
The Empire State Building
Any visitor to Manhattan should take the opportunity to visit the building that King Kong climbed all those years ago! Synonymous with New York City, the Empire State Building is, of course, one of the world’s most iconic buildings. Though it’s an impressive sight from the outside, inside the Empire State Building you will be able to marvel at spectacular views of the city and, weather permitting, for miles around.
The magic of Manhattan captivates all that live and visit there, from musicians, to artists to those just looking for a big break. Be a part of it and discover its fascinating history by touring its incredibly enlightening museums.
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