The Westin New York at Times Square


270 West 43rd Street, New York, NY, 10036, United States   •  Weather:   

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Things to do in New York City

Located in the heart of Broadway, The Westin New York at Times Square stands at the crossroads of the world within walking distance of 40 theatres, world class shopping, award-winning restaurants, and New York City’s famous landmarks.

New York City is a sports lovers haven. Take your pick from top-tier teams including the New York Yankees, New York Mets, New York Giants, New York Jets, Rangers, Islanders, Knicks and Nets.

Distance from hotel - varied

Metropolitan Museum of Art, or ‘The Met’ as locals call it, is home to nearly two million works of art. With everything from ancient etching to more recent masterpieces, the Met is sure to thrill the senses.

Distance from hotel - 2.9 miles

MoMA has been hailed by The New York Times as the “greatest collection of modern art in the world”, with a collection ranging from Claude Monet’s Water Lilies to Andy Warhol’s Campbell’s Soup Cans, and everything in between.

Distance from hotel - .9 mile

American Museum of Natural History boasts the largest collection of dinosaur fossils in the world. This hall of knowledge offers something for everyone including the impressive Millstein Hall of Ocean Life and the Hayden Planetarium Space Theatre that uses cutting edge technology to offer you an unparalleled and realistic glimpse into the depths of the universe.

Distance from hotel - 1.8 miles

The Empire State Building has two observatories, providing unforgettable 360-degree views of New York City and beyond. Whether you’re in town for a weekend or for the afternoon, no visit to the city is complete without experiencing the top of the Empire State Building.

Distance from hotel - .9 mile

Take a ferry to Ellis Island and see the Statue of Liberty up close, or take in the view from Battery Park.

Distance from hotel - 4.3 miles and a ferry ride

From cabarets to high kicks, belting divas to debonair leading men, the Broadway Theatre District, including the Lyric Theatre which is right down our block, offers the best of the best the world over.

Distance from hotel - .4 mile

Rockefeller Center is one of New York City’s favorite attractions. The Art Deco landmark spans 22 acres and features over 100 shops and restaurants, three observation decks with skyline views, and many events and attractions such as tours of NBC studios and performances at Radio City Music Hall. Visit during the winter to see the iconic Christmas tree and ice skating rink.

Distance from hotel - .8 mile

Madison Square Garden hosts the largest special events, sports games, and concerts in New York City. It is home to both the New York Knicks and New York Rangers, plus is a premier venue for the biggest names in music, comedy and theatre.

Distance from hotel - .5 mile

Lace up your shoes and explore NYC by foot. City Running Tours offers guided tours of the city, all starting and ending at our hotel.

Learn more about City Running Tours here.