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“No longer at this location! Now in Macy's Herald Square”

New York City's Official Visitor Information Center
Ranked #490 of 1,192 things to do in New York City
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Recommended length of visit: <1 hour
Owner description: The Official NYC Information Center in Times Square provides visitors with guides, maps, pamphlets, brochures, coupons and discounts pertaining to all there is to do and see in the City, with a bilingual staff available for further guidance. Located on Broadway Plaza between 44th and 45th Streets, the center is convenient to many Midtown attractions, and it is also at the intersection of many subway stops, enabling you to hop on a train and head just about anywhere after picking up all the info you need about the five boroughs.
Reviewed 14 November 2014

FYI..We found this address on 7th Ave & were handed a flyer that said the Visitor Information Center had moved. They are now located inside Macy's at Herald Square, 151 W. 34th Street (between 7th Avenue & Broadway). We did not visit the location as we did not have time to get back on the Subway to go there. Flyer listed these other locations. They are: Chinatown where Canal, Walker & Baxter Streets meet, City Hall, Souther tip of City Hall Park on the Broadway sidewalk at Park Row and South Street Seaport, Hornblower Cruises on the East River Waterfront Esplanade at Pier 15.

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Reviewed 28 July 2014

Having been born and bred in Long Island City, Queens, New York -- 40 years worth -- I don't know that I ever visited the New York City's Official Visitor Information Center. However, I loved growing up in NYC; went to high school in Brooklyn and College in uptown Manhattan. I then worked on Madison Avenue for many years. My favorite time in NYC is between Thanksgiving (go to Central Park and watch the balloons being filled up for the Thanksgiving Day parade) and Christmas, when the city is glowing like a Christmas tree.

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Reviewed 18 July 2014

What is there not to love about NYC? The museums are the best in the country, and some of the best in the world. The Statue of Liberty and Freedom Tower are very poignant reminders of who we are. The tango show at the Tango House was excellent, and as professional as those I've seen in Buenos Aires.

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Reviewed 4 July 2014

I had to write this review as i live in NewYork City and didnt realise how much i was missing out on untill i had friends who were visiting me and they were able to show me where to go after visiting this center. Great advise friendly knowledgeable staff.

4  Thank Tim C
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Reviewed 17 June 2014

THis is a good place to get information. They also have free bathrooms, air conditioning in the summer and heat in the winter.

2  Thank Pete L
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