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Grand Central Terminal

Open today: 05:30 - 02:00
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Grand Central Terminal is the most extraordinary public space in New York City. Opened to the public in 1913, this historic train terminal is a world-famous landmark in Midtown. Its rich history is a story of immense wealth and great engineering...more
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89 E 42nd Street, New York City, NY 10017-5503
(212) 340-2583
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Reviewed today

Lots of construction around the building but once you're inside, it is amazing. Try some of the food in the concourse. I tried the donut place. It was good, not great. Really interesting people watching.

Thank YoureMyButterhalf
Reviewed today via mobile

Not having visited Grand Central Station in years, I was surprised to see it in such good condition. Deciding to people-watch for a few minutes was fun. Truly a melding spot for all race and class. Interesting that even though it was extremely crowded, acoustics...More

Thank aovt
Reviewed today

Went for a short visit with my dad, I'd been before with my husband. The decor of the station is out of this world, the ceilings are fantastic, the whole station is beautifully decorated, very busy place with people going all over the places on...More

Thank Sandie M
Reviewed today via mobile

We saw this place on a TV program but it did not do it justice, a must too see in new York and take in the different aspects of the buliding

Thank neilbag
Reviewed today

This has to be another absolute must see iconic / historic place to visit if you go to New York. The world famous train terminal with its superb architecture and what would have taken great engineering is a delight to see. You really must see...More

Thank bigbear26
Reviewed today via mobile

What a terminus! Such an icon of New York and does not disappoint. The ceiling alone in the main hall is truely a work of art. The famous oyster bar is worth a visit and it’s one attraction that is totally free !!

Thank bobchambers1
Reviewed today via mobile

Breathtakingly beautiful architecture in this truly unique rail station in mid-town NY. I never tire of coming back to take in the grandeur of the building, it’s wonderful main concourse, the sea of faces passing by, either heading for trains or looking for points from...More

Thank kennethg578
Reviewed today via mobile

Absolutely stunning architecture! Such a beautiful building and you really must see when you visit New York

Thank junoself
Reviewed today

This is an amazing building - fabulously refurbished abpnd definitely worth viewing. You can walk around for free but I would recommend getting the audio guide as it is very reasonable but so interesting and you learn so much more than just wandering round. Restaurants,...More

Thank Claire L
Reviewed today via mobile

There is something grand and classic about Grand Central Station. Featured in many famous and favourite movie it’s a icon that cannot be missed. We had to catch a train from Grand Central so we decided to make a moment of it. As tourist the...More

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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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20 September 2018|
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Response from Madabouttravel2013 | Reviewed this property |
We are from the Uk and walked to Grand Central from our hotel
Gina G
14 April 2018|
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Response from Margo B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know.
Gina G
14 April 2018|
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Response from GrandCentralNYC | Property representative |
Hi Gina G -- please visit Metro-North Railroad's website to view Train Schedules. You will want to look at the Hudson line for train times to Beacon, NY.