Discover a multitude of things to do in Manhattan
From the latest hit show on Broadway to the timeless works in the Museum of Modern Art, New York City brings you the best of global culture and entertainment. Begin your day at Good Morning America or Today, then head down Broadway to see your favorite show. Watch the most popular stars perform at Madison Square Garden and Carnegie Hall, or climb to the top of the Empire State Building for sweeping views of the city. No matter where your travels take you throughout the day, Radisson Martinique makes the perfect home base in Midtown, close to seven subway lines and within a nine-mile cab ride of LaGuardia (LGA) and John F. Kennedy International (JFK) airports.
Popular NYC attractions
- Macy's (0.2 miles)
One of the world's largest department stores, the Macy’s at Herald Square is a must-see, particularly during the holidays for its elaborate window displays.
Phone: +1 (212) 695-4400
- Empire State Building (0.6 miles)
Experience panoramic views of Midtown Manhattan from the 86th- and 102nd-floor observation decks, in addition to exhibits about the building’s iconic stature in NYC history.
Phone: +1 (212) 736-3100
- Times Square (0.8 miles)
Perhaps the best-known New York City attraction, this pedestrian-friendly space is home to Broadway theaters, MTV studios and Good Morning America.
- Rockefeller Center and Rockefeller Plaza (1.1 miles)
Head to this famous plaza to tour the NBC studios or Radio City Music Hall before heading up to the 70th-floor observation deck. During winter, be sure to take a loop around the ice rink and a picture in front of the gigantic Christmas tree.
Phone: +1 (212) 632-3975
- Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island Ferry (5.5 miles)
A gift from the French in 1886, the Statue of Liberty has long welcomed immigrants and tourists from around the globe. You can hop on a ferry in Battery Park to tour this national monument and Ellis Island.
Phone: +1 (212) 363-3200
- Grand Central Terminal (0.9 miles)
If you’ve watched a single movie that’s set in NYC, you’ll probably recognize the famous Grand Central Terminal. Even if you aren’t planning to ride the train, you should still stop by this massive Beaux-Arts structure to see the ornate architecture and glittering chandeliers.
Phone: +1 (212) 340-2345
- Saint Patrick's Cathedral (1.2 miles)
View the intricate spires and arches of this New Gothic-style Catholic cathedral, located across from Rockefeller Center. Join one of the daily guided tours for a more in-depth look.
Phone: +1 (212) 753-2261
Music, art and entertainment
- Madison Square Garden (0.2 miles)
In addition to hosting the New York Knicks, Liberty and Rangers, Madison Square Garden showcases world-famous musicians in the 18,000-plus-seat arena.
Phone: +1 (212) 465-MSG1 (6741)
- Museum of Modern Art (1.7 miles)
Spend a few hours wandering MoMA and you’re bound to see a familiar work, such as Monet's Water Lilies, Frida Kahlo's Self-Portrait with Cropped Hair and Vincent van Gogh's The Starry Night.
Phone: +1 (212) 708-9400
- Carnegie Hall (2.2 miles)
Divided into three performance halls, the prestigious Carnegie Hall hosts more than 200 internationally renowned musicians each year.
Phone: +1 (212) 247-7800
Other city hot spots
- TKTS Discount Booth (1 mile)
Purchase Broadway and Off-Broadway tickets for up to 50% off, and then enjoy the rich culture of these renowned productions.
Phone: +1 (212) 221-0885
- Jacob K. Javits Convention Center (1.6 miles)
The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center hosts a variety of functions throughout the year.
Phone: +1 (212) 216-2000