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What to see in New York

The Statue of Liberty

The universal symbol of freedom and democracy, the Statue of Liberty was the first sight to be seen by the 12 million…

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Central Park

With great foresight, the founders of New York set aside 340 hectares (840 acres) of central Manhattan as a public space.…

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Broadway

Going to the theatre is one of the most popular tourist events in New York and the shows on Broadway are world famous,…

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Times Square

Though it's ultimately just an intersection at the corner of Broadway and 42nd Street, Times Square has achieved iconic…

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World Trade Center - Ground Zero

The six-hectare (16-acre) work site that has emerged from the rubble of the twin towers has come to symbolise the dreadful…

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Empire State Building

One of the enduring symbols of New York, and once again the city's tallest structure, the Empire State Building stands…

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Museum of Modern Art

The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), founded in 1929, owns the most important collection of modern art in the USA including…

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The Guggenheim Museum

The Solomon R Guggenheim Museum was designed by US architect Frank Lloyd Wright and was completed shortly after his death…

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Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum possesses one of the greatest, and largest, collections of art in the world; it is a cherished…

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Niagara Falls

Straddling the United States and Canadian border, 340 miles (547km) northwest of New York City, the Niagara Falls are…

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Finger Lakes

The 11 narrow lakes that stretch north to south below Lake Ontario are known as the Finger Lakes. The lakes are popular…

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