Attractions

Carlton in Midtown Manhattan is a Flatiron District hotel that is surrounded by famous New York City landmarks, museums, concert halls and world-class shopping. We invite you to explore some of our favorite local attractions in NYC.

Landmarks

BRYANT PARK: From ice skating in the winter and holiday craft shows to movies on Monday nights in the summer and so much more, Bryant Park is not to be missed on your trip to NYC. Bryant Park is a 9.603-acre privately managed public park located in the New York City borough of Manhattan. It is located between Fifth and Sixth Avenues and between 40th and 42nd Streets in Midtown Manhattan.

CENTRAL PARK: Central Park is an urban park in the central part of the borough of Manhattan, New York City. It was initially opened in 1857, on 778 acres of city-owned land, later expanding to its current size of 843 acres.

EMPIRE STATE BUILDING: From its spectacular art deco lobby to its majestic observatories The Empire State Building is an iconic landmark and is a testament to the ingenuity, vision and heart of New York. Located at 350 Fifth Avenue, ask our concierge about purchasing tickets.

FLATIRON BUILDING: The Flatiron Building, originally the Fuller Building, is located at 175 Fifth Avenue, and is considered to be a groundbreaking skyscraper. The neighborhood around it is called the Flatiron District. The building was designated a New York City landmark in 1966.

MADISON AVENUE

MADISON SQUARE PARK: Madison Square is formed by the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Broadway at 23rd Street in the New York City borough of Manhattan. The square was named for James Madison, fourth President of the United States. Madison Square is probably best known around the world for providing the name of Madison Square Garden, a sports arena and its successor which were located just northeast of the park for 47 years, until 1925. This area is home to Shake Shack, Dog run, and Children's playground.

RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL: An entertainment venue located in Rockefeller Center in New York City. Its nickname is the Showplace of the Nation, and it was for a time the leading tourist destination in the city. Its interior was declared a city landmark in 1978. Conveniently located at 1260 Sixth Avenue.

ROCKEFELLER CENTER: A complex of 19 commercial buildings covering 22 acres (89,000 m2) between 48th and 51st streets in New York City, United States. Built by the Rockefeller family, it is located in the center of Midtown Manhattan, spanning the area between Fifth Avenue and Sixth Avenue. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1987.

ST. PATRICK'S CATHEDRAL: A decorated Neo-Gothic-style Roman Catholic cathedral church in the United States and a prominent landmark of New York City. It is located on the east side of Fifth Avenue between 50th and 51st Streets in midtown Manhattan, New York City, New York, directly across the street from Rockefeller Center and specifically facing the Atlas statue.

TIMES SQUARE: A major commercial intersection and a neighborhood in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. It is located at the junction of Broadway and Seventh Avenue, and stretches from West 42nd to West 47th Streets. In addition to being one of the world's busiest pedestrian intersections, it is also the hub of the Broadway Theater District and a major center of the world's entertainment industry.


UNION SQUARE: Union Square lies over the 14th Street - Union Square New York City Subway station.


Dining

EATALY: 200 Fifth Avenue - Eataly offers 7 sit down restaurants with both table and bar seats. Each restaurant is positioned next to the market area that provides its fresh ingredients.

SHAKE SHACK: Shake Shack is a fast casual restaurant chain based in New York City.


Museums

METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART: Located at 1000 Fifth Avenue (at 82nd Street), New York, NY 10028 | 212-535-7710.

MUSEUM OF MODERN ART (MOMA): The Museum of Modern Art is an art museum located in Midtown Manhattan in New York City, on 53rd Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues.
11 W 53rd St, New York, NY 10019
(212) 708-9400

MUSEUM OF SEX: The Museum of Sex, also known as MoSex, is a sex museum located at 233 Fifth Avenue at the corner of East 27th Street.

AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY: From dinosaurs to outer space and everything in between, this huge museum showcases natural wonders. Located on Central park West and 79th Street.
(212) 769-5100

INTREPID SEA, AIR AND SPACE MUSEUM: The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is a military and maritime history museum with a collection of museum ships in New York City. It is located at Pier 86 at 46th Street in the Hell's Kitchen neighborhood on the West Side of Manhattan.


Entertainment

• Broadway Theaters
• Carnegie Hall
• Irving Plaza
• Lincoln Center
• Madison Square Garden
• Millesime Restaurant and Lounge
• Radio City Music Hall


Shopping Around 5th Avenue

• Barney's New York
• Bergdorf Goodman
• Bloomingdale's
• F.A.O. Schwarz
• Lord & Taylor
• Macy's
• Saks Fifth Avenue
• SoHo
• Tiffany & Co.

Carlton on Film

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