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"New York Helicopter Tour: Manhattan
"New York Helicopter Tour: Manhattan Brooklyn and Staten Island""Add a special experience to your New York City vacation with a deluxe 28-30 minute helicopter tour over New York City. Starting from the Downtown Manhattan Heliport fly over Manhattan's most iconic landmarks including the Empire State Building Rockefeller Center the Chrysler Building and the Freedom Tower. Soar over New York Harbor to see the Statue of Liberty
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Hop-On Hop-Off Ferry with One World Observatory Admission
"Head to Pier 78 on the west side of Manhattan to board your morning or afternoon cruise around the lower part of Manhattan. Kick back in the indoor seating area or take in unobstructed views from the boat's observation deck. Cruise down the Hudson River into Manhattan Harbor then up the East River to midtown before looping back. Along the way keep your camera ready for spectacular photo ops of New York's many world-famous skyscrapers and bridges. Your exploration can continue on land at four hop-off locations: Pier 78 World Financial Center Pier 11 and DUMBO Brooklyn. See a variety of New York attractions including the Empire State Building
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Manhattan Harbor Cruise
"Head to Pier 78 on the west side of Manhattan to board your morning or afternoon cruise around the lower part of Manhattan. Kick back in the climate-controlled indoor seating area or take in unobstructed views from the boat's observation deck. Cruise down the Hudson River into Manhattan Harbor then up the East River to midtown before looping back. Along the way keep your camera ready for spectacular photo ops of New York's many world-famous skyscrapers and bridges. See a variety of New York attractions including the Empire State Building Statue of Liberty Ellis Island Battery Park
From $31.00

New York Aquarium Tips (5)

New York Aquarium

As a child I remember my parents taking us to the aquarium at least once every summer, usually after a few hours of spending time in Coney Island. I recall that my mom would go nuts looking for me as...
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Gypsystravels
Jul 10, 2008

NOT MY FAVORITE AQUARIUM, BUT CUTE

I had high hopes for what I believe is the only aquarium in New York, but I was definately disappointed with this aquarium. The aquarium opens daily at 10:00 AM, however closing time varies between...
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moiraistyx
Sep 03, 2006

Aquarium

If you are in Brooklyn, visit the aquarium. There are so many different things to see including sea lions, walruses, penguins and many other things! They have shows and different activities for kids....
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saw50st8
Jul 11, 2006

Indoor/Outdoor Aquarium Fun

I went to the NY Aquarium for the first time and LOVED it. What a great place. It's run in conjunction with the Conservation Society, and the pools and aquariums look very well tended. Lots of great...
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TempNomad
Oct 10, 2005

New York Aquarium

It's a small aquarium, and it takes about 1 hour or so to go through everything, but they have quite to offer from Jerry-fish to Walrus!While it may not be the reason for you to come to Coney Island,...
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Bilimari
Jul 12, 2005
 
 
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Things to Do Near New York Aquarium

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New York Aquarium

The New York Aquarium is the oldest continually operating aquarium in the U.S.opening in Castle Garden Battery Park, Manhattan in 1896. In 1957, it moved on the boardwalk in Coney Island, Brooklyn....
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Coney Island

I'd only ever seen Coney Island featured in old Hollywood movies so I half expected to step out in the roaring 1920s as we got out of the subway in Coney Island. In 1884, the very first American...
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Prospect Park

Prospect Park is the largest park in Brooklyn; 585-acre acres. It was designed in 1865 by Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux after they completed Central Park. Prospect Park contains a 90 acre...
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Botanical Garden

The gardens are a wonderful place to find yourself in. Although not as big as the New York Botanical Gardens, they still deserve a visit. As a child I would visit the gardens on special occasions,...
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Park Slope District

Manhattan has Park Avenue, Brooklyn has Park Slope! Don't miss this beautiful historical residential area of Brooklyn, located along the Flatbush Avenue and Prospect Park West, passing by the Grand...
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Brooklyn Museum

The Brooklyn Museum is closed on Monday's and Tuesday's but opened from 11 until 6 daily and until 10 Thursday evenings and Target First Saturday's of the month. We enjoy going on the First Saturday...
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Getting to New York Aquarium

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Surf Ave. & W. 8th St.

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  • Sunday 10:00 to 16:30
  • Monday 10:00 to 16:30
  • Tuesday 10:00 to 16:30
  • Wednesday 10:00 to 16:30
  • Thursday 10:00 to 16:30
  • Friday 10:00 to 16:30
  • Saturday 10:00 to 16:30

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