At The Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park, the sights and sounds of Manhattan are easily explored. You can access the best of the city just outside our front doors, including iconic atrractions such as Rockefeller Center, Lincoln Center, Broadway, Times Square, and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Let us plan your perfect day, whether it's shopping on Fifth Avenue, a carriage ride around Central Park, or a family-friendly outing to the Museum of Natural History.
Home to NBC, Radio City Music Hall, Christie’s Auction House and the world-famous Rockefeller Plaza skating rink
Broadway & Theater District 13 blocks away
A thin strip of Manhattan where approximately 36 theaters host Broadway stage productions nightly.
Times Square 17 blocks away
Times Square is known for its many Broadway theaters, cinemas and large billboards and signs
The Empire State Building 1.5 miles away Tel. (212) 736-3100
One of the city's favorite landmarks and New York’s signature high-rise. Ascend the legendary observation deck for stunning views of the Manhattan skyline and a classic New York experience.
American Museum of Natural History 1.25 miles away (212) 769-5100
With four floors of gallery space, the museum features 42 permanent and temporary exhibits covering everything in creation, from the beginning of time to the present, and every discipline of human science. The Rose Center for Earth and Space exhibits a history of the Universe from the Big Bang until now.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art 1.5 miles away (212) 875-5000
Represented in the permanent collection are works of art from classical antiquity and Ancient Egypt, paintings and sculptures from nearly all the European masters and an extensive collection of American and modern art. The Met also maintains extensive holdings of African, Asian, Oceanic, Byzantine and Islamic art.
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts 1.5 miles away (212) 875-5000
This complex of buildings serves as home for 12 arts organizations: Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Film Society of Lincoln Center, Jazz at Lincoln Center, Juilliard School, Lincoln Center Theater, Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet, New York City Opera, New York Philharmonic, New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, School of American Ballet and Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts.
Carnegie Hall 4 blocks away
Carnegie Hall is one of the most famous venues in the United States for classical and popular music and renowned for its beauty, history and acoustics
Guggenheim Museum 3 miles away (212) 423-3500
This popular landmark was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and boasts a world-renowned collection of modern and contemporary art, including masterpieces by Chagall, Kandinsky, Picasso, and van Gogh.
Museum of Modern Art 6 blocks away (212) 708-9400
Founded in 1929 as an educational institution, The Museum of Modern Art (known as the "MoMA") is dedicated to being the foremost modern art collection in the world.
The Museum of Modern Art preserves and documents a permanent collection of the highest order that reflects the vitality, complexity and unfolding patterns of modern and contemporary art, by presenting exhibitions and educational programs of unparalleled significance.
Central Park Across from the hotel
The city’s famed 843-acre park features a carousel, a wildlife center, outdoor theaters, monuments and extensive pedestrian walking and jogging paths.
Chelsea Piers 23rd Street & Hudson River Park (212) 336-6800
A 30-acre sports village featuring golf driving range, roller and ice rinks, skate park, bowling center, batting cages and gymnastic facility, as well as rock climbing, soccer, and basketball.
Central Park Across Central Park South from the hotel
The city’s famed 843-acre park features a carousel, a wildlife center, outdoor theaters, monuments and extensive pedestrian walking and jogging paths. A haven in any season, Central Park is ideal for reveling in nature's beauty hidden within the Manhattan landscape.
Offering both hilly and flat terrain and a combination of surfaces, Central Park is a runner's paradise. The site of the New York Marathon's final 3.2 miles, Central Park offers many scenic distractions while providing a challenge to all levels of runners.
Upper Madison Avenue (42nd to 96th streets) has been famous for more than a century as the world's premier shopping district. Tended with pride by the local merchants, the Avenue, as they like to call it, contains three unique shopping areas: Madison Midtown (42nd to 59th), the Historic District (59th to 72nd) and the Museum District (72nd to 86th).
Located between 34th Street and 59th Street, Fifth Avenue is one of the premier shopping streets in the world, on par with Oxford Street in London, the Champs-Élysées in Paris and Via Montenapoleone in Milan. Fifth Avenue is home to famous department stores and designer boutiques such as Saks Fifth Avenue, Bergdorf Goodman, Cartier, and Tiffany & Co.