American Museum of Natural History

American Museum of Natural History

To do this amazing museum any justice, it’s useful to save at least half a day to explore it. The dinosaur exhibition is particularly spectacular, making it the perfect place for a family day out, too. There are plenty of places to eat inside, and you can even spend a night here.
Hayden Planetarium, Upper West Side

Hayden Planetarium, Upper West Side

New York

Step inside this huge dome and be transported to outer space. The top half houses the Star Theater, projecting high-res space shows visualising the latest astrophysical data. The Big Bang theatre, in the bottom...

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Belvedere Castle, Upper West Side

Belvedere Castle, Upper West Side

New York

Despite what its name suggests, Belvedere Castle was never used as an actual castle. Instead, it was built as a fantasy structure in 1865. Today, it offers visitors fabulous views across many of Central Park’s...

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George Keeley, Upper West Side

George Keeley, Upper West Side

New York

This little gem of a local bar has a cosy atmosphere, with dark wood panelling, a brass-railed bar and retro tin and neon beer ads on the walls. The rotating draft beer menu has plenty to keep fans of raft...

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