InterContinental New York Times Square
There are always entertaining things to do in New York City. Perk up your morning with fresh coffee from a myriad of local favorites, and enjoy a scenic stroll through The High Line with its sustainable gardens and unbeatable city views. The park is situated in the world-famous Meatpacking District, a trendy neighborhood on the far west side that features art galleries, haute couture retail, restaurants, and nightlife. Before the rush of the afternoon hits, take a few moments to visit Grand Central Station, where you can steal a glimpse of the strikingly classic architecture. Morning is also a great time to visit the Chelsea Market or the Flower District, where leisurely walks will let you experience New York like a local. Head to Le District, a French food hall, to discover masterfully crafted French-inspired dishes, pastries, and coffee at a handful of cafes and brasseries.
There's no shortage of sites to see and exciting things to do when the sun is shining in New York City. Explore Times Square with its diversity of art galleries, bus tours, and cutting-edge digital experiences. Then venture into Central Park for a classic rowboat memory or visit the famous Brooklyn Bridge for one of the most iconic walks the city can offer. Also, some of the most luxury shopping experiences in the whole of New York can be found along 5th Avenue, Hudson Yards or the designer boutiques of SoHo. During your stay, pause for reflection at the 9/11 Memorial & Museum and learn about the history of the 9/11 attacks and the 1993 World Trade Center bombing, a tribute of remembrance to all who lost their lives. Wrap up your afternoon by sharing a kiss on top of the Empire State Building with its 102-story view, or take your family to the Chelsea Piers Sports and Entertainment Complex to skate, bowl, and play your favorite sports with friends and family all year round.
The creative buzz of New York City offers endless excitement, leisure activities, and opportunities for reflection. Start your evening off with a specially handcrafted cocktail and delicious hors d'oeuvres at The Stinger Cocktail Bar and Kitchen, our lounge bar and kitchen inside the hotel. An evening along Broadway promises exclusive theater shows and musicals. Be sure to visit Restaurant Row as well to uncover diverse and delicious offerings after the show. You can also catch a ride on the Staten Island Ferry for a breathtaking nighttime view of Lower Manhattan. Taste culinary excitement with diverse eateries ranging from oriental-inspired local favorites to Little Italy delights you'll find only in Times Square. Finally, complete your nighttime New York adventure with memorable sing-a-long moments at a karaoke lounge.
Living American History
The Statue of Liberty is an American icon first gifted to the U.S.A. in 1886 by France for the country's centennial celebration. Currently, the only way to visit the monument is by ferry to historical Ellis Island.
Surround Yourself in Local Culture
Our unrivaled knowledge of the city is at your disposal via our Concierge team so you never run out of exciting things to do in New York City. From visiting The Intrepid to marveling at works of art at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), you can spend every moment experiencing all the culture and entertainment you imagined with guidance from our local experts.
Diversity in Language, Art, Music and More
New York City is among the most linguistically rich locations in the world with more than 800 different languages spoken within its boundaries. Place yourself in the epicenter of culture at landmarks like the Rockefeller Center to get a 360-degree view of the city's skyline and tour art deco masterpieces.