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Niagara Falls

We explore one of North America’s natural wonders – Niagara Falls. Millions of gallons of water rocket over the cliffs every minute and millions flock to see its mighty power up close. We’re on the Canadian side of the falls in Niagara Falls Canada to…


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New York Public Library

The iconic main branch of the New York Public Library is the flagship building in the system and a prominent historic landmark in midtown Manhattan. It opened in 1911 and is one of four research libraries in the library system. This beautiful beaux-arts style building…


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New York City Hall

New York’s City Hall is one of the oldest continuously used City Halls in the nation that still houses its original governmental functions. Designed by Joseph François Mangin and John McComb, Jr. and completed in 1812, New York’s City Hall building is a national history…


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New York Aquarium

The New York Aquarium is the oldest continually operating aquarium in the US. Originally opened in Castle Clinton in Battery Park, Manhattan in 1896, since 1957 it’s been located on the boardwalk in Coney Island. The aquarium occupies 14 acres and boasts over 350 species…


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Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, known as the Met, is the largest art museum in the US and one of the ten largest in the world. It’s permanent collection contains more than 2 million works of art. The main building, located on the eastern edge…


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Madame Tussauds

Madame Tussauds opened to the public in Times Square in 2000 and has millions of visitors each year to see the famous realistic wax figures on display inside. Inside is a museum style gallery of models of the rich and famous, the glamourous and newsmakers,…


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Louis Tussaud’s Waxworks

The replica English Tudor style building with all the interesting figures all over it is the home of Louis Tussaud’s Waxworks, not to be connected with Madame Tussauds, who was his great grandmother. Inside are over 100 lifelike wax figures crafted by recognized wax artists…


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Intrepid Sea Air and Space Museum

The Intrepid Sea Air & Space Museum combines four major vehicles into one experience – the USS Intrepid aircraft carrier, the US Navy Growler submarine, a prototype of the NASA Space Shuttle Enterprise, and the famous British Airways Concorde supersonic jet. Intrepid The USS Intrepid…


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Hudson River Park

The Hudson River Park is a 550 acre waterfront park that extends from 59th Street south to Battery Park in Manhattan. It’s a great place to see the Hudson River and relax in the Autumn sunshine. The park is the second biggest park in Manhattan,…


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Grand Central Terminal

Grand Central Terminal is the largest terminal in the world by number of platforms – 44 of them serving 67 different lines on two underground levels. With its monumental spaces and gorgeous carved detail work, Grand Central Terminal has been described as the world’s loveliest…


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