Manhattan NYC Area Guide

A Myriad of Things to Do

Discover the Big Apple with ease from our hotel!

New York is one of the world’s most famous cities – full of countless things to see, do and experience. Wyndham New Yorker’s picture-perfect location in Midtown West, just moments from the Jacob Javits Center and Penn Station, puts some of the city’s most remarkable attractions right at your doorstep.

 Allow us to suggest some New York landmarks and activities that we believe are worth experiencing – some of them are just steps from the hotel!

  • Hudson Yards – 1 minute walking
  • Rockefeller Center – 10 minutes walking
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art – 10 minutes walking
  • 5th Avenue Shopping – 5 minutes walking
  • High Line – 8 minutes walking
  • Bryant Park – 5 minutes walking
  • Statue of Liberty – 15 minutes
  • Intrepid – 5 minutes
  • Met-Life Stadium – 20 minutes
  • Yankee Stadium – 25 minutes

In addition to the above attractions, we’ve included a list of attractions below. If you’d like more information, just let us know!

  • Show All
  • Shopping
  • Culture
  • Family
Filter By:
Attractions

  • attraction

    Macy’s Herald Square Distance:10 minutes walkingFrom Hotel

    From the opening of the doors in 1902, Macy's Herald Square was a shopping mecca like none other in the world. Taking up an entire New York City block, the store was deemed the "World's Largest Department Store" with the latest in fashion and trendsetting home décor. Macy’s now features restaurants, coffee shops, an ice cream parlor, a Visitor Center, and year-round events, like the beloved Thanksgiving Day Parade and Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks.

    From the opening of the doors in 1902, Macy's Herald Square was a shopping mecca like none other in the world. Taking up an entire New York City block, the store was deemed the "World's Largest Department Store" with the latest in fashion and trendsetting home décor. Macy’s now features restaurants, coffee shops, an ice cream parlor, a Visitor Center, and year-round events, like the beloved Thanksgiving Day Parade and Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks.

  • attraction

    Madison Square Garden Distance:5 minutes walkingFrom Hotel

    This storied arena hosts New York Knicks basketball games, New York Rangers hockey games, concerts with world-famous performers and more. Catch a game or an event here while you’re in town.

    This storied arena hosts New York Knicks basketball games, New York Rangers hockey games, concerts with world-famous performers and more. Catch a game or an event here while you’re in town.

  • Wyndham Newyorker

    Theater District Distance:10 minutes walkingFrom Hotel

    No visit to New York is complete without enjoying a Broadway show. Our hotel is a short walk from the Theater District, and our Concierge can assist you with buying tickets to a performance.

    No visit to New York is complete without enjoying a Broadway show. Our hotel is a short walk from the Theater District, and our Concierge can assist you with buying tickets to a performance.

  • attraction

    Intrepid Museum Distance:1.2 milesFrom Hotel

    The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is a military and maritime history museum with a collection of museum ships in New York City.

    The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is a military and maritime history museum with a collection of museum ships in New York City.

  • Wyndham Newyorker

    National September 11th Memorial & Museum Distance:3 milesFrom Hotel

    Honor those who lost their lives in the World Trade Center attacks of 1993 and 2001 at this memorial, built on the grounds of the WTC site in lower Manhattan.

    Honor those who lost their lives in the World Trade Center attacks of 1993 and 2001 at this memorial, built on the grounds of the WTC site in lower Manhattan.

  • Wyndham Newyorker

    American Museum of Natural History Distance:2.2 milesFrom Hotel

    Measuring an incredible 1,600,000 square feet of space, this museum encompasses nearly 30 connected buildings and millions of species of plants, animals, fossils, and much more. You could spend days wandering the ANMH and not see everything it has to offer.

    Measuring an incredible 1,600,000 square feet of space, this museum encompasses nearly 30 connected buildings and millions of species of plants, animals, fossils, and much more. You could spend days wandering the ANMH and not see everything it has to offer.

  • Wyndham Newyorker

    Empire State Building Distance:10 minutes walkingFrom Hotel

    The Empire State Building is the most iconic landmark in New York City, and the most famous office building in the country. Rising 1,454 feet above the ground, the ESB was known as the tallest building in the world for more than 40 years. This famous building features observatory decks on the 86th and 102nd floor, offering visitors panoramic views of New York City and beyond.

    The Empire State Building is the most iconic landmark in New York City, and the most famous office building in the country. Rising 1,454 feet above the ground, the ESB was known as the tallest building in the world for more than 40 years. This famous building features observatory decks on the 86th and 102nd floor, offering visitors panoramic views of New York City and beyond.

  • times square

    Times Square Distance:10 minutes walkingFrom Hotel

    Times Square is arguably the most famous intersection in the world, and represents the diverse culture and energy of New York. This famous entertainment center is at the crossroad of Seventh Avenue and Broadway and stretches from 42nd to 47th streets. Take a stroll and check out street performers, art galleries, historic landmarks, world-class shopping and dining. The unique lifestyle, art and commerce of this area are what make the city a truly special place.

    Times Square is arguably the most famous intersection in the world, and represents the diverse culture and energy of New York. This famous entertainment center is at the crossroad of Seventh Avenue and Broadway and stretches from 42nd to 47th streets. Take a stroll and check out street performers, art galleries, historic landmarks, world-class shopping and dining. The unique lifestyle, art and commerce of this area are what make the city a truly special place.

  • attraction

    Jacob Javits Convention Center Distance:10 minutes walkingFrom Hotel

    Jacob Javits Convention Center boasts 760,000 square feet of versatile space, and is host to the world's top trade shows, conventions, special corporate events and consumer trade shows. This meeting mecca features 75 state-of-the-art meeting rooms, the 15-story Crystal Palace ballroom, 45,000 square foot Galleria, and the River Pavilion convention space, overlooking the Hudson River.

    Jacob Javits Convention Center boasts 760,000 square feet of versatile space, and is host to the world's top trade shows, conventions, special corporate events and consumer trade shows. This meeting mecca features 75 state-of-the-art meeting rooms, the 15-story Crystal Palace ballroom, 45,000 square foot Galleria, and the River Pavilion convention space, overlooking the Hudson River.

  • activity

    Central Park Distance:1.5 milesFrom Hotel

    Central Park is the most famous urban oasis in the world. Visitors and Manhattan residents alike flock to this 770-acre parkland area daily, to enjoy everything from pick-up sports games to picnicking to live concerts. One of the year’s most highly anticipated events is the New York Philharmonic’s outdoor summer concert, held on the Great Lawn.

    Central Park is the most famous urban oasis in the world. Visitors and Manhattan residents alike flock to this 770-acre parkland area daily, to enjoy everything from pick-up sports games to picnicking to live concerts. One of the year’s most highly anticipated events is the New York Philharmonic’s outdoor summer concert, held on the Great Lawn.

Empire State Building

Distance: 10 minutes walking From Hotel
Wyndham Newyorker

The Empire State Building is the most iconic landmark in New York City, and the most famous office building in the country. Rising 1,454 feet above the ground, the ESB was known as the tallest building in the world for more than 40 years. This famous building features observatory decks on the 86th and 102nd floor, offering visitors panoramic views of New York City and beyond.

Macy’s Herald Square

Distance: 10 minutes walking From Hotel
attraction

From the opening of the doors in 1902, Macy's Herald Square was a shopping mecca like none other in the world. Taking up an entire New York City block, the store was deemed the "World's Largest Department Store" with the latest in fashion and trendsetting home décor. Macy’s now features restaurants, coffee shops, an ice cream parlor, a Visitor Center, and year-round events, like the beloved Thanksgiving Day Parade and Macy's Fourth of July Fireworks.

Times Square

Distance: 10 minutes walking From Hotel
times square

Times Square is arguably the most famous intersection in the world, and represents the diverse culture and energy of New York. This famous entertainment center is at the crossroad of Seventh Avenue and Broadway and stretches from 42nd to 47th streets. Take a stroll and check out street performers, art galleries, historic landmarks, world-class shopping and dining. The unique lifestyle, art and commerce of this area are what make the city a truly special place.

Madison Square Garden

Distance: 5 minutes walking From Hotel
attraction

This storied arena hosts New York Knicks basketball games, New York Rangers hockey games, concerts with world-famous performers and more. Catch a game or an event here while you’re in town.

Theater District

Distance: 10 minutes walking From Hotel
Wyndham Newyorker

No visit to New York is complete without enjoying a Broadway show. Our hotel is a short walk from the Theater District, and our Concierge can assist you with buying tickets to a performance.

Jacob Javits Convention Center

Distance: 10 minutes walking From Hotel
attraction

Jacob Javits Convention Center boasts 760,000 square feet of versatile space, and is host to the world's top trade shows, conventions, special corporate events and consumer trade shows. This meeting mecca features 75 state-of-the-art meeting rooms, the 15-story Crystal Palace ballroom, 45,000 square foot Galleria, and the River Pavilion convention space, overlooking the Hudson River.

Intrepid Museum

Distance: 1.2 miles From Hotel
attraction

The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is a military and maritime history museum with a collection of museum ships in New York City.

National September 11th Memorial & Museum

Distance: 3 miles From Hotel
Wyndham Newyorker

Honor those who lost their lives in the World Trade Center attacks of 1993 and 2001 at this memorial, built on the grounds of the WTC site in lower Manhattan.

Central Park

Distance: 1.5 miles From Hotel
activity

Central Park is the most famous urban oasis in the world. Visitors and Manhattan residents alike flock to this 770-acre parkland area daily, to enjoy everything from pick-up sports games to picnicking to live concerts. One of the year’s most highly anticipated events is the New York Philharmonic’s outdoor summer concert, held on the Great Lawn.

American Museum of Natural History

Distance: 2.2 miles From Hotel
Wyndham Newyorker

Measuring an incredible 1,600,000 square feet of space, this museum encompasses nearly 30 connected buildings and millions of species of plants, animals, fossils, and much more. You could spend days wandering the ANMH and not see everything it has to offer.

Hotel New Yorker

481 8th Avenue New York
NY 10001 U.S

How to get from

Search

New York

--:--:--