8 days in New York City Itinerary

8 days in New York City Itinerary

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New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Let the collections at Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum and The Metropolitan Museum of Art capture your imagination. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Food Tours and The Met Cloisters. Explore New York City's surroundings by going to Hyde Park (Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site & Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt), Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park (in Poughkeepsie) and Grounds For Sculpture (in Hamilton). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Central Park, examine the collection at Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Brooklyn Heights Promenade, and pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City vacation planning website .

In September, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

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Hyde Park, Brooklyn Heights Promenade, Walkway Over the Hudson State Historic Park, Grounds For Sculpture
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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Ground Zero Museum Workshop
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