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Bryant Park

between 40th and 42nd Streets & Fifth and Sixth Ave, New York City, NY 10017
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Bryant Park has a French-style merry-go-round, open year-round, plus a well-maintained lawn, with chairs and tables. The outdoor Reading Room has picture books and summertime story times. In winter. Take a spin on the free ice-skating rink. The park also has clean bathrooms, a rarity in midtown.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
between 40th and 42nd Streets & Fifth and Sixth Ave, New York City, NY 10017
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Reviewed yesterday

A visit to NYC isn't complete without spending time in Bryant Park. On our last visit in July we stopped in the Park for a lemonade break and I took a ride on the lovely carousel. The Park is a great gathering spot with a...More

Thank SunshineW3239
Reviewed yesterday

A oasis in the middle of central New York. Lots of activities in summer. A good place to bring your sub and sit and people watch.

Thank kosh2
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our hotel we near the park, so walked over each day. It was nice to sit and read, and sometimes people watch. It was summer, so we also had the chance to see a Friday night concert.

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Monday nights during the summer, pack a blanket, bottle of wine, repellent, and head out to Bryant park for classic movies. Movie begins at sunset with a Warner Bros cartoon as appetizer, which by itself can melt your heart. If arrive early, there are always...More

Thank Hui L
Reviewed 3 days ago

I did a 1:1 running tour and this was suggested by my guide, David, to try the free yoga in the park. I registered online for a Tuesday 10am spot. No need to bring a mat though it was spitting when I went so glad...More

Thank MrsB6410
Reviewed 3 days ago

Good place to stop for hot chocolate when visiting the Rockerfeller Christmas tree on the way back to Grand Central

Thank ekseaman
Reviewed 3 days ago

Popular destination, surrounded by lots of interesting food stalls, and a huge open air screen on Mondays in the summer. Not many cheap places in central Manhattan, but this is one

Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited just to relax and enjoy the park. We were very surprised to see that they not only had a beautiful park in the area but also many activities throughout the day in the park. There are reading materials, activities for children and even an...More

Thank GordonPamAly
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Bryant Park is like the miniature of Central Park. It definitely worth paying it a visit while you are in New York City.

Thank AntoNic7
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This park is located in midtown Manhattan, Newyork. It is one of the popular attractions in Newyork city now. As it is surrounded by commercial establishments and important offices, you will find many employees visiting this park to have their lunch or refresh for sometime....More

Thank gsraju2k
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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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Ali L
8 July 2017|
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Response from Angela1907 | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as did not visit on a Sunday, sorry. There were no signs or notices up advertising a market
Diane F
1 July 2017|
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Response from TheKatt | Reviewed this property |
On leash only
2 February 2017|
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Response from louisg319 | Reviewed this property |
Please contact the park for more details