New York City

New York City

Landmarks

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Founded in 1624, it's one of the busiest cities in the world with over 8 million people.

Popular Landmarks

African Burial Ground National Monument

A historic monument to the over 400 Africans buried nearby in the 17th century.

Photo by NatalieMaynor

Central Park

Enjoy the beauty and activities happening at the most visited urban park in the United States.

Chrysler Building

Take in the site of this Art Deco skyscraper that was the world's tallest building in 1930.

Photo by Ahmet Asar

Ellis Island

Once the busiest immigration station in the US, almost 12 million migrants arrived through this port.

Photo by Linus Henning

Empire State Building

The famous skyscraper was the tallest building in the world from 1930 to 1970.

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Federal Hall

It was at this location that George Washington was sworn in as the nation’s first president.

Photo by Wendel Fisher

Flatiron Building

This steel framed building shaped like an iron was the tallest in New York city in 1902.

Photo by Paul Wasneski

September 11th Memorial

A memorial to those killed in the 9/11 attacks and World Trade Center bombing in 1993.

Photo by JJBers

St Patrick's Cathedral

This Neo Gothic Roman Catholic Cathedral dates back to 1858.

Photo by Warren LeMay

Statue of Liberty

A symbol of freedom, and a welcoming beacon to immigrants arriving to America in the early 1900’s.

Time Square

Surrounded by billboards and brightly lit advertisements this commercial intersection is a favorite for tourists.

Photo by Adrian Scottow

Washington Square Park

Located in Lower Manhattan, it’s one of the best known parks in New York City.

Photo by HyunJae Park