Top 5 places to visit in New York, USA

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1. Statue of Liberty

  America’s most iconic sight, the Statue of Liberty is at the top of every first-time visitor’s list of things to do in New York. It was France’s gift to America. Built in 1886, it remains a world symbol of freedom and is one of the top attractions in America. It is one of the world’s largest statues, standing just under 152 feet tall from the base to the torch, and weighing approximately 450,000 pounds.

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2.Niagara Falls

  The tumbling, frothy falls – more than 3,100 tons of water flows over the edge every second – are the star attraction in this New York destination that borders Canada. The best way to see Niagara Falls is on a Maid of the Mist boat tour, which takes poncho-clad visitors on a steamboat to the base of the falls. Once you see the falls, check out the area’s other attractions, such as Niagara Falls State Park, Niagara Parks Botanical Gardens & Butterfly Conservatory or the nearby casinos.

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3.Empire State Building

  This is the most iconic building in NYC, and a visit in this city will never be complete if you don’t make a stop here. The state-of -art design has made the building to be labeled as the most famous office in the universe. Spare some time to check out the artistic lobby area and the beautifully decorated ceiling. While in the perched 1000 feet on the observation deck, you will have a bird’s view of the streets below. All the history of this masterpiece; how it was designed, the sketches and all the documents are in the 80th floor. In addition to fun, your trip can also be a learning session.

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4.Times Square

  Commonly called “The Crossroads of the World”, Times Square is located in Central Manhattan at the intersection of Broadway and the Seventh Avenue. Times Square has been a popular attraction for over a century. The sights of Times Square are nothing like you will see anyplace else. The neon signs blazing, the music originating from the in vogue bars and bistros, and a great many individuals who throng the Square throughout the entire year make Times Square a most loved destination for occupants and voyagers alike. There are a certain stores that are a must visit, such as the Disney Store. There are several restaurants and cafes where you can sit and just enjoy the starry Ambience. People often see the real life celebrities here, however if they don’t, they can always see their wax replicas in Madame Tussauds Wax Works.

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5.Metropolitan Museum of Art

  The Metropolitan Museum of Art, or the Met, as it is commonly known, was founded in 1870, and is one of the most famous museums in the United States. The permanent collection of The Met contains more than two million works of art, spanning a period of 5,000 years. Although the museum has three sites, the centerpiece is The Met Fifth Avenue. Highlights of the collection include American decorative arts, arms and armor, costumes, Egyptian art, musical instruments, photographs, and much more.

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