See the sights from our JFK Airport hotel
In addition to offering access to mass transit and a complimentary 24-hour shuttle to JFK Airport, our hotel’s property is within a short drive of world-class concert halls like Lincoln Center, world-famous tourist sights like Times Square and incredibly beautiful natural scenery at Central Park and Flushing Meadows Park.
While you're at the Radisson JFK Airport, check out these nearby attractions:
- Aqueduct Racetrack/Resorts World Casino (3.0 miles)
Also known as "The Big A," Aqueduct Racetrack offers exciting thoroughbred racing and gambling action.
- Gateway Mall (4.0 miles)
For convenient access to nationwide brands and a variety of specialty retailers, head to Gateway Mall in Brooklyn.
- Belmont Park and Racetrack (5.0 miles)
One of America's most famous racetracks, Belmont Park is the site of the third leg of the Triple Crown.
- Green Acres Mall (5.0 miles)
Green Acres is home to all your favorite stores like American Eagle, Best Buy and H&M.
- Queens Museum (5.0 miles)
Browse collections and exhibitions, learn about the history of the building and take part in panorama tours, events and workshops at this nearby museum.
- Queens Zoo (5.0 miles)
Opened to the public in 1968, the Queens Zoo features an incredible aviary designed as a geodesic dome.
- Sunrise Cinemas (5.0 miles)
For a laid-back night out, head to this theater for first-run Hollywood films.
- New York Hall of Science (6.0 miles)
Considered one of the top 10 science museums, enjoy exhibits, often interactive, on sound, light, atoms, microbes, AIDS and astronomy. A science playground is also included.
- Broadway - Times Square (8.0 miles)
Visit Times Square to shop, watch the crowds or get lost in the excitement of the Broadway Theater District.
- Citi Field (8.0 miles)
Completed in 2009 and located on the former site of Shea Stadium, Citi Field is home to the New York Mets.
- Coney Island (8.0 miles)
Coney Island is famous for its seaside amusement parks and boardwalk.
- Flushing Meadows Corona Park (8.0 miles)
The largest park in Queens, this destination is also home to several playgrounds, a zoo, a science museum and a botanical garden.
- Manhattan City Center (8.0 miles)
An economic and cultural hub, Manhattan is the home of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), United Nations Headquarters, Broadway and Central Park.
- Museum of the Moving Image (8.0 miles)
This unique museum has exhibits on everything from silent films to video games and gaming hardware.
- Lido Beach Golf Club (10.0 miles)
If you're a golf fanatic, Lido Beach offers beautiful views and a par-71 challenge for all skill levels.
- Barclays Center (10.7 miles)
Home to the Brooklyn Nets, this arena also hosts conventions and live entertainment.
- Brooklyn Bridge Park (11.7 miles)
Located less than 12 miles away from the hotel, the Brooklyn Bridge was completed in 1883 and is one of America's oldest suspension bridges.
- Empire State Building (12.0 miles)
At the intersection of Fifth Avenue and West 34th Street, the Empire State Building has been one of New York's tallest skyscrapers for over 80 years.
- Madison Square Garden (12.0 miles)
Located right next to Penn Station, Madison Square Garden draws in the world's biggest names in sports and music.
- Statue of Liberty (12.0 miles)
Tour one of America's greatest landmarks, dedicated on October 28, 1886.
- Radio City Music Hall (13.1 miles)
Hosting acts that range from the Rockettes to the latest names in music, Radio City is a Ne /w York institution.
- United Nations Headquarters (13.8 miles)
Tour this 18-acre site to view various artworks from around the globe and learn more about the UN's past and current efforts.
- Rockefeller Center (14.6 miles)
Boasting ice skating and a huge Christmas tree in the winter, Rockefeller Center is also home to Radio City Music Hall, NBC Studios and Top of the Rock Observation Deck.
- Yankee Stadium (15.0 miles)
Rebuilt in 2009 to replace the original from 1923, this stadium is home to its namesake baseball team and hosts non-baseball events such as National Hockey League (NHL) games and Major League Soccer (MLS) games.
- Central Park (17.2 miles)
Take a guided tour or download a tour from the park's website.
- One World Trade Center (19.0 miles)
Visit the observation deck of the country's tallest building, colloquially known as the Freedom Tower.
- Jones Beach State Park (20.0 miles)
With more than 6.5 miles of beautiful beach, Jones Beach State Park is a family-friendly destination.
- Nassau Coliseum (20.0 miles)
Cheer on the NHL's New York Islanders as they skate for the Stanley Cup.
- Fire Island (46.0 miles)
Take a day trip to Fire Island, an outer barrier island parallel to Long Island.
Each year New York City hosts:
- ING New York City Marathon
- Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade
- New Year's Eve at Times Square