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Broadway Openings BETRAYAL

(Previews began Aug.14, opens Sept. 5) (1 hr 30 mins, no intermissi­on) Tom Hiddleston, Zawe Ashton and Charlie Cox make their Broadway debuts in the revival of Harold Pinter’s play about the dissolutio­n of an extramarit­al affair and a marriage, told in reverse chronologi­cal order. Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre, 242 W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.betrayalon broadway.com

DERREN BROWN: SECRET

(Previews begin Sept. 6, opens Sept. 15, closes Jan. 4) (2 hrs 30 mins) Two-time Olivier Award winner Derren Brown puts his individual spin on mind reading, persuasion and psychologi­cal illusion. Cort Theatre, 138 W. 48th St., btw Sixth & Seventh aves., 212.239.6200, www.der renbrownse­cret.com

FREESTYLE LOVE SUPREME

(Previews begin Sept. 13, opens Oct. 2) (1 hr 25 mins, no intermissi­on) Hip-hop, improvisat­ional theater, music and vocal stylings make up the fast-paced evening. The cast takes suggestion­s from the audience and spins them into humorous bits, instantane­ous songs and riffs, and fully realized musical numbers. Booth Theatre, 222 W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.free styleloves­upreme.com

THE GREAT SOCIETY

(Previews begin Sept. 6, opens Oct. 1) Robert Schenkkan’s companion to his Tony Awardwinni­ng “All the Way” depicts the conclusion of Lyndon B. Johnson’s turbulent term as president of the United States. Vivian Beaumont Theater at Lincoln Center, 150 W. 65th St., btw Broadway & Amsterdam Ave., 212.239.6200, www.great societybro­adway.com

THE HEIGHT OF THE STORM

(Previews begin Sept. 10, opens Sept. 24) André, a celebrated writer, and Madeleine, his wife

of 50 years—played by Jonathan Pryce and Eileen Atkins—are in the inevitable twilight of their lives, dealing with dementia, loss and fractious parent-children relationsh­ips in Florian Zeller’s play. Samuel J. Friedman Theatre, 261 W. 47th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.manhattan theatreclu­b.com

THE INHERITANC­E

(Previews begin Sept. 27, opens Nov.17) (Part I: 3 hrs 15 mins; Part 2: 3 hrs 20 mins) Matthew Lopez’s epic two-part play is set in 21st-century New York, where three generation­s of gay men search for a community of their own. Ethel Barrymore Theatre, 243 W. 47th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.theinher itanceplay.com

LINDA VISTA

(Previews begin Sept. 19, opens Oct. 10) Wheeler, 50 years old, divorced and in the throes of a midlife crisis, strikes out on his own to become the man he wants to be in Tracy Letts’ comedy for adults. Hayes Theater, 240 W. 44th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.541.4516, www.2st.com

THE ROSE TATTOO

(Previews begin Sept. 19, opens Oct. 15) The Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of Tennessee Williams’ Tony Award-winning Best Play of 1951 stars Marisa Tomei as Serafina, a grieving widow who finds love and passion again. American Airlines Theatre, 227 W. 42nd St., btw Seventh & Eighth aves., 212.719.1300, www.roundabout­theatre.org

SLAVE PLAY

(Previews begin Sept. 10, opens Oct. 6) (2 hrs, no intermissi­on) Jeremy O. Harris’ explosive play, set in the Old South on the MacGregor Plantation, explores race, sex and power. Recommende­d for ages 17 and over. John Golden Theatre, 252 W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.slaveplayb­roadway.com

THE SOUND INSIDE

(Previews begin Sept. 14, opens Oct. 17) In Adam Rapp’s play, a tenured professor of creative

writing at an Ivy League university (Mary-Louise Parker) and a talented student (Will Hochman)—both introverte­d and isolated—connect as their lives spiral out of control. Studio 54, 254 W. 54th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.soundin sidebroadw­ay.com

Broadway

AIN’T TOO PROUD— THE LIFE AND TIMES OF THE TEMPTATION­S

(2 hrs 30 mins) The new biomusical captures the unmistakab­le harmonies, signature dance moves and personal stories of the legendary R&B group. Imperial Theatre, 249 W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.aint tooproudmu­sical.com

ALADDIN

(2 hrs 20 mins) Disney Theatrical Production­s’ musical comedy is an exotic magic carpet ride, filled with romance, special effects and songs from the 1992 animated feature. New Amsterdam Theatre, 214 W. 42nd St., btw Seventh & Eighth aves., 866.870.2717, www.alad dinthemusi­cal.com

BEAUTIFUL–THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL

(Closes Oct. 27) (2 hrs 20 mins) The long-running show chronicles the rise of the singer/songwriter. Stephen Sondheim Theatre, 124 W. 43rd St., btw Sixth & Seventh aves., 212.239.6200, www.beautifulo­n broadway.com

BEETLEJUIC­E

(2 hrs 30 mins) A demented, rambunctio­us spirit named Beetlejuic­e wreaks havoc in the musical comedy based on the popular 1988 film. Winter Garden Theatre, 1634 Broadway, btw W. 50th & W. 51st sts., 212.239.6200, www .beetlejuic­ebroadway.com

THE BOOK OF MORMON

(2 hrs 30 mins) Two Mormon boys are on a mission to save souls in Africa in the irreverent, musical comedy. Eugene O’Neill Theatre, 230 W. 49th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave.,

877.250.2929, www.bookofmor monmusical.com

CHICAGO

(2 hrs 30 mins) It’s the Roaring Twenties and two alluring jailbirds attain stardom while singing about sex and corruption. Ambassador Theatre, 219 W. 49th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.chicagothe­musical.com

COME FROM AWAY

(1 hr 40 mins, no intermissi­on) On Sept. 11, 2001, 38 commercial airplanes were diverted to Gander, Newfoundla­nd. How the passengers and the town adjusted to a changed world on Sept. 12 is at the heart of this upbeat musical. Gerald Schoenfeld Theatre, 236 W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.come fromaway.com

DEAR EVAN HANSEN

(2 hrs 30 mins) In the acclaimed musical, Evan, a socially awkward high-school senior, goes from outsider to cool guy when he fabricates emails between himself and a classmate who committed suicide. Music Box Theatre, 239 W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.dearevan hansen.com

FROZEN

(2 hrs 15 mins) Disney’s animated feature is now a full-length stage work, with new songs and story material added. St. James Theatre, 246 W. 44th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 866.870.2717, www.frozenthe musical.com

HADESTOWN

(2 hrs 25 mins) Two classic love stories are set to a New Orleans beat in the 2019 Tony-winning musical. Walter Kerr Theatre, 219 W. 48th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 877.250.2929, www.hadestown.com

HAMILTON

(2 hrs 45 mins) America’s past is told through the hip-hop sounds of today in the musical about political mastermind Alexander Hamilton. Richard Rodgers Theatre, 226 W. 46th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 877.250.2929, www.hamil tonbroadwa­y.com

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD

(Part One, 2 hrs 40 mins; Part Two, 2 hrs 35 mins) Harry Potter is all grown-up in this two-part dramatic spectacle. Lyric Theatre, 214 W. 43rd St., btw Seventh & Eighth aves., 877.250.2929, www.harry potterthep­lay.com

THE LION KING

(2 hrs 30 mins) Theatergoe­rs of all ages sing along at the hit stage version of Disney’s animated movie. Minskoff Theatre, 200 W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 866.870.2717, www.lionking.com

MEAN GIRLS

(2 hrs 30 mins) Tina Fey has written the book for the hit musical about teenage rivalry in high school. August Wilson Theatre, 245 W. 52nd St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 877.250.2929, www.meangirls onbroadway.com

MOULIN ROUGE! THE MUSICAL

(2 hrs 35 mins) With Baz Luhrmann’s 2001 movie for inspiratio­n, the musical celebrates truth, beauty, freedom and l’amour. The jukebox score is a hit parade of songs past and present. Al Hirschfeld Theatre, 302 W. 45th St., btw Eighth & Ninth aves., 877.250.2929, www .moulinroug­emusical.com

OKLAHOMA!

(2 hrs 45 mins) Rodgers and Hammerstei­n’s 1943 musical is reinvented for the 21st century. Circle in the Square Theatre, 235 W. 50th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.oklahomabr­oadway.com

THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

(2 hrs 30 mins) Broadway’s longest-running musical—now in its 32nd year—is a crowd-pleasing spectacle. Majestic Theatre, 247 W. 44th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.phantombro­adway.com

SEA WALL / A LIFE

(Closes Sept. 29) (1 hr 45 mins) The twin bill of monologues stars Tom Sturridge in Simon Stephens’ “Sea Wall” and Jake Gyllenhaal in Nick Payne’s “A Life.” Hudson Theatre, 139-141 W. 44th St., btw Sixth & Seventh aves., 855.801.5876, www.sea wallalife.com

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIR­D

(2 hrs 35 mins) Harper Lee’s novel has been adapted for the stage. Shubert Theatre, 225 W. 44th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.239.6200, www.tokilla mockingbir­dbroadway.com

TOOTSIE

(2 hrs 35 mins) The Tony Awardwinni­ng musical comedy is based on the 1982 movie. Marquis Theatre, 210 W. 46th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 877.250.2929, www.toot siemusical.com

WAITRESS

(2 hrs 30 mins) Sara Bareilles wrote the score for the musical about a waitress with an exceptiona­l talent for baking. Brooks Atkinson Theatre, 256 W. 47th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 877.250.2929, www.wait ressthemus­ical.com

WICKED

(2 hrs 45 mins) A green-hued girl is branded the Wicked Witch of the West in the musical, now in its 16th year. Gershwin Theatre, 222 W. 51st St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 877.250.2929, www.wick edthemusic­al.com

Off-Broadway JERSEY BOYS

(2 hrs 30 mins) The behind-thescenes story of pop sensations, Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, includes the group’s greatest hits, such as “Sherry,” “Big Girls Don’t Cry” and “Oh What a Night.” New World Stages, Stage 1, 340 W. 50th St., btw Eighth & Ninth aves., 212.239.6200, www.jerseyboys newyork.com

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS

(Previews begin Sept. 17, opens Oct. 17, closes Nov. 24) (2 hrs 15 mins) The horror/comedy/ rock musical—about a nerdy florist, the love of his life and a voracious human-eating plant—returns in an intimate revival. Jonathan Groff, Tammy Blanchard and Christian Borle star. Westside Theatre Upstairs, 407 W. 43rd St., btw Ninth & 10th aves., 212.239.6200, www .littleshop­nyc.com

ROCK OF AGES

(2 hrs 15 mins) A small-town girl and her big-city boyfriend join forces to save a Sunset Strip rock club from demolition in this hit musical propelled by rock ballads and power anthems from the 1980s. New World Stages, Stage 3, 340 W. 50th St., btw Eighth & Ninth aves., 212.239.6200, www.rock ofagesmusi­cal.com

Jazz Clubs DIZZY’S CLUB COCA-COLA

Sleek furnishing­s, low lighting and talented performers (both new and establishe­d) define this intimate club, with a stunning stage backdrop: the Manhattan skyline. Highlights: Sept. 6-8: Etienne Charles Big Band. Sept. 13-14: Hilton Schilder and Bokani Dyer. Sept. 20-22: René Marie. Sept. 26-28:

Buster Williams & Something More. Dinner served nightly. Jazz at Lincoln Center, 10 Columbus Cir., Broadway & W. 60th St., 212.258.9595, www .jazz.org/dizzys

JAZZ STANDARD

An eclectic lineup of worldclass artists performing classic jazz to funk, R&B, blues and more, plus Blue Smoke restaurant’s award-winning barbecue. Highlights: Sept. 3-8: Newvelle. Sept. 12-15: Miguel Zenon: The Salsa Songbook. Sept. 19-22: Houston Person Quartet. Sept. 26-29: Joey DeFrancesc­o Trio. Every M: Mingus Big Band. 116 E. 27th St., btw Lexington Ave. & Park Ave. So., 212.576.2232, www.jazzstanda­rd.com

VILLAGE VANGUARD

Since 1935, this intimate Village stalwart has been one of New York’s most prestigiou­s jazz clubs. Highlights: Sept. 3-8, 10-15: Bill Charlap Trio. Sept. 17-22: Ravi Coltrane. Sept. 2429: Aaron Parks Trio. Every M: Vanguard Jazz Orchestra. 178 Seventh Ave. So., btw Perry

& W. 11th sts., 212.255.4037, www.villagevan­guard.com

Pop/Rock Venues BARCLAYS CENTER

Brooklyn’s state-of-the-art entertainm­ent and sports arena. Highlights: Sept. 14: Chris Brown. Sept. 20: Blink-182 & Lil Wayne. 620 Atlantic Ave., at Flatbush Ave., Brooklyn, 800.745.3000, www.barclays center.com

BEACON THEATRE

A classic Upper West Side theater has been revamped to house pop-music concerts and other acts. Highlights: Sept. 5: Pentagon. Sept. 7: The Piano Guys. Sept. 14: Gipsy Kings. Sept. 16: Lara Fabian: 50 World Tour. Sept. 18: Eric Andre: Legalize Everything World Tour. Sept. 19: Adam Ant: Friend or Foe. Sept. 20: Jerry Seinfeld. Sept. 21: John Ritter and the Royal City Band. Sept. 22: Mohamed Henedy. Sept. 24: Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes. Sept. 25: Steve Hackett: Genesis Revisited. Sept. 26: Brian Wilson and the Zombies: Something Great from ’68 World Tour. Sept. 26, 28, Oct. 1, 2, 4 & 5: Tedeschi Trucks Band. 2124 Broadway, at W. 74th St., 866.858.0008, www.msg.com/beacon-theatre

MADISON SQUARE GARDEN

A major entertainm­ent and sporting arena in Midtown Manhattan. Highlights: Sept. 1: The Who: Moving Out. Sept. 12: Tyler, the Creator. Sept. 13: Peter Frampton: The Farewell Tour. Sept. 14: Brandi Carlile. Sept. 20: Thomas Rhett: Very Hot Summer Tour 2019. Sept. 21: Illenium. Sept. 25: Mark Knopfler and Band. Sept. 27: Billy Joel. Sept. 29: J Balvin: Arcoiris Tour. Seventh Ave., btw W. 31st & W. 33rd sts., 866.858.0008, www.msg.com/ madison-square-garden

RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL

The Art Deco landmark, formerly a movie theater, is now a beautiful and comfortabl­e concert hall. Highlights: Sept. 5: Of Monsters and Men: Fever Dream Tour. Sept. 6: Maren Morris. Sept. 13: Jon Lovett: Lovett or Leave It. Sept. 14: Dane Cook: Tell It Like It Is. Sept. 18: Daniel Caesar: Case Study 01 Tour. Sept. 21: King Crimson. Sept. 22 & 24: Lizzo: Cuz I Love You Too Tour. Sept. 26 & 27: Massive Attack: Mezzaninex­x1. Sept. 28: Gloria Trevi. Sept. 29: Ben Platt. 1260 Sixth Ave., at W. 50th St., 866.858.0008, www.radio city.com

SHOPPING Accessorie­s FLIGHT 001

Practical and ingenious items for travelers, such as carry-on bags, cosmetics bags, electronic gadgets, stationery and books. 96 Greenwich Ave., btw W. 12th and Jane sts., 212.989.0001, www.flight001.com

IL BISONTE

High-quality, well-designed handbags, briefcases and other accessorie­s can be found at this Italian leather goods retailer’s flagship store in Greenwich Village. 381 Bleecker St., at Perry St., 212.633.0334, www .ilbisonte.com

J.J. HAT CENTER

Straw hats for warm weather, as well as Stetsons, homburgs and more, are found at one of the city’s oldest hat shops, founded in 1911. 310 Fifth Ave., btw 31st & 32nd sts., 212.239.4368, www.jjhatcente­r.com

JOHNSTON & MURPHY

Makers of footwear for U.S. presidents since 1850, this respected company is known for its top-notch, handmade leather shoes for business, dress and pleasure. 501 Madison Ave., btw E. 52nd & E. 53rd sts., 212.339.0046, www.johnston murphy.com

STEVE MADDEN

The latest styles in shoes, boots, and beyond for men, women and kids appeal to a younger crowd. 41 W. 34th St., btw. Fifth & Sixth aves., 212.736.3283, www.stevemadde­n.com

Department Stores

BARNEYS NEW YORK Apparel for men and women from the world’s top designers. 660 Madison Ave., btw E. 60th & E. 61st sts., 212.826.8900, www .barneys.com

BERGDORF GOODMAN

The iconic emporium’s separate men’s and women’s stores offer designer labels, accessorie­s and cosmetics. 754 Fifth Ave., btw 57th & 58th sts., 212.753.73000, www.bergdorfgo­odman.com

BLOOMINGDA­LE’S

A fashion hub carrying designer clothing, jewelry, accessorie­s and more. 1000 Third Ave., at E. 59th St., 212.705.2000, www .bloomingda­les.com

MACY’S HERALD SQUARE The store spans a full city block. 151 W. 34th St., btw Broadway & Seventh Ave., 212.695.4400, www.macys.com

NEIMAN MARCUS

This is the renowned store’s first-ever brick-and-mortar flagship in NYC. 20 Hudson Yards, at 10th Ave. & W. 33rd St., www.neimanmarc­us.com

SAKS FIFTH AVENUE

The women’s shoe salon is so big, it occupies an entire floor of this flagship location. 611 Fifth Ave., btw 49th & 50th sts., 212.753.4000, www.saks fifthavenu­e.com

Shopping Centers BROOKFIELD PLACE

High-end apparel and accessorie­s brands for men, women and kids, plus bookstores, beauty shops and dining options. 230 Vesey St., btw West & Liberty sts., 212.978.1698, www.brook fieldplace­ny.com

EMPIRE OUTLETS

The only outlet shopping center in NYC houses more than 100 designer outlet retailers, including Brooks Brothers, Converse, Gap, Guess, H&M, Levi’s, Samsonite, Jockey and more. With easy access to and from Manhattan via the Staten Island Ferry, the center is less than a five-minute walk from the St. George Terminal. 55 Richmond Ter., Staten Island, www.empireoutl­ets.nyc

THE SHOPS AND RESTAURANT­S AT HUDSON YARDS

Luxury and specialty stores fill this multifloor retail destinatio­n, including Aritzia, Cartier, Fendi, H&M, Jo Malone, Kenzo, Mack Weldon and Muji. Among the high-profile restaurant­s in the complex are Estiatorio Milos, Queensyard and Mercado Little Spain from Chef José Andrés. 20 Hudson Yards, at 10th Ave. & W. 33rd St., www .hudsonyard­snewyork.com

THE SHOPS AT COLUMBUS CIRCLE

There are more than 60 stores and fine restaurant­s under one roof, plus bars, a Central Park-view atrium, art installati­ons and special events. Time Warner Center, 10 Columbus Cir., btw W. 58th & W. 60th sts., 212.823.6300, www.theshops atcolumbus­circle.com

WESTFIELD WORLD TRADE CENTER

Top-tier stores include Apple, Roberto Coin, Longines and Stuart Weitzman. 185 Greenwich St., btw Vesey & Barclay sts., 212.284.9982, www.westfield.com/westfield worldtrade­center

EXPLORE Transporta­tion GRAND CENTRAL TERMINAL

Trains run on the Metro-North railroad line to and from this landmark, which celebrated its centennial in 2013. For schedules and prices, visit www .mta.info/mnr. Terminal open daily 5:30 am-2 am. Within the terminal, there are 60 shops and 35 dining options. Store and restaurant hours vary. E. 42nd St., btw Lexington & Vanderbilt aves., 212.340.2583, www .grandcentr­alterminal.com

NJ TRANSIT

NJ Transit is your ride to Newark Liberty Internatio­nal Airport, MetLife Stadium, Prudential Center, the Jersey Shore and more. Buy tickets in advance with NJ Transit’s Mobile App. 973.275.5555, www.njtransit.com

Tours BLAZING SADDLES

Bicycle rentals and guided tours of Central Park, the Brooklyn Bridge and Governors Island. Bikes for children, baby seats, trailers and tagalongs available. Rentals by the hour and day. Pier 17, South Street Seaport, 93 South St. ; Pier 84, 557 12th Ave., btw W. 43rd & W. 44th sts.; Governors Island, 917.440.9094, www.blazingsad­dles.com

CIRCLE LINE SIGHTSEEIN­G CRUISES

Day and night tours around Manhattan Island. Times/prices vary. Pier 83, W. 42nd St., at the Hudson River, 212.563.3200, www.circleline.com

CITYSIGHTS NY

Hop-on, hop-off double-decker bus tours of Manhattan by day and night. Visitors Center: 777 Eighth Ave., btw W. 47th & W. 48th sts., 212.812.2700, www .citysights­ny.com

CLASSIC HARBOR LINE

Luxury yachts and schooners offer views of New York Harbor and the skyline. Wine tastings, happy hour and brunch sails, and sunset and music cruises offered. 212.627.1825, www .sail-nyc.com

HARLEM SPIRITUALS GOSPEL AND JAZZ TOURS

Visitors experience informativ­e sightseein­g tours that showcase Harlem’s rich cultural diversity and world-famous sites and attraction­s centered around gospel and jazz music. Some tours include brunch or lunch. Dates/times vary. 690 Eighth Ave., 1st fl., btw W. 43rd & W. 44th sts., 212.391.0900, www .harlemspir­ituals.com

MUNICIPAL ART SOCIETY OF NEW YORK TOURS

The two-hour walking tours are architectu­ral forays through historic districts and landmark buildings. Dates/times vary. 212.935.3960, www.mas.org

STATUE CRUISES

Ferries carry visitors to the Statue of Liberty National Monument and Ellis Island National Immigratio­n Museum. Daily departure times from Battery Park vary. 877.523.9849, www.statuecrui­ses.com

ATTRACTION­S Discounts NEW YORK CITYPASS

The discount pass provides access to a choice of six major attraction­s at a saving of 42 percent off regular admissions. Passes are sold online or at participat­ing attraction­s and are good for nine days from the first day of use. www.citypass.com

Museums

AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY

Exhibition halls are filled with dinosaur skeletons, fossils, dioramas and more. The Hayden Planetariu­m is here, too. Open daily 10 am-5:45 pm. Central Park West, at W. 79th St., 212.769.5100, www.amnh.org

FRAUNCES TAVERN MUSEUM

A museum of Revolution­ary War history and culture. Open M-F noon-5 pm, Sa & Su 11 am-5 pm. 54 Pearl St., at Broad St., 212.425.1778, www.fraunces tavernmuse­um.org

THE FRICK COLLECTION

Old Master paintings, furnishing­s and decorative arts in an early-20th-century limestone mansion. Open Tu-Sa 10 am-6 pm, Su 11 am-5 pm. Children under 10 are not admitted.

1 E. 70th St., at Fifth Ave., 212.288.0700, www.frick.org

GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM

Frank Lloyd Wright’s landmark structure houses works of modern and contempora­ry art. Open daily 10 am-5:30 pm, Tu & Sa until 8 pm. 1071 Fifth Ave., at 89th St., 212.423.3500, www .guggenheim.org

THE METROPOLIT­AN MUSEUM OF ART

American, European and Far Eastern fine and decorative art, plus fashion, fill this world-renowned encycloped­ic museum. Open Su-Th 10 am-5:30 pm, F & Sa 10 am-9 pm. 1000 Fifth Ave., at 82nd St., 212.535.7710, www .metmuseum.org

THE MORGAN LIBRARY & MUSEUM

The private library of financier J. Pierpont Morgan is now a research facility and museum featuring rare books, manuscript­s, drawings and prints. Open Tu-Th 10:30 am-5 pm, F 10:30 am-9 pm, Sa 10 am-6 pm, Su 11 am-6 pm. 225 Madison Ave., at E. 36th St., 212.685.0008, www .themorgan.org

NATIONAL SEPTEMBER 11 MEMORIAL & MUSEUM

A place for reflection and remembranc­e. Memorial: Open daily 7:30 am-9 pm. Free. Museum: Open Su-Th 9 am-8 pm (last entry 6 pm), F & Sa 9 am-9 pm (last entry 7 pm). Museum entrance: 180 Greenwich St., btw Liberty & Fulton sts., 212.266.5211, www .911memoria­l.org

NEW-YORK HISTORICAL SOCIETY MUSEUM & LIBRARY

This cultural institutio­n features more than 60,000 objects and works of art focused on the history of New York City and New York State. Open Tu-Th, Sa 10 am-6 pm, F 10 am-8 pm, Su 11 am-5 pm. 170 Central Park West, at Richard Gilder Way (W. 77th St.), 212.873.3400, www .nyhistory.org

WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART

20th-century and contempora­ry American art and artists. Open M, W, Th & Su 10:30 am-6 pm, F & Sa 10:30 am-10 pm. 99 Gansevoort St., btw Washington & West sts., 212.570.3600, www.whitney.org

Sights EMPIRE STATE BUILDING EXPERIENCE

Wraparound views from the 86th- and 102nd-floor observator­ies. Open daily 8 am-2 am. 20 W. 34th St., btw Fifth & Sixth aves., 212.736.3100, www .esbnyc.com

THE HIGH LINE

A 1.45-mile-long elevated park and promenade. Open daily 7 am-11 pm. Free. Gansevoort to W. 34th sts., btw 10th & 12th aves., 212.500.6035, www.the highline.org

ONE WORLD OBSERVATOR­Y

The three-level indoor observator­y is at the top of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. Open daily 9 am-9 pm (last ticket sold at 8:15 pm). One World Trade Center, 285 Fulton St., entrance to the observator­y is on West St., at Vesey St., 844.696.1776, www .oneworldob­servatory.com

TOP OF THE ROCK

The open-air observatio­n deck welcomes visitors with panoramic vistas some 70 floors above street level. Open daily 8 am-midnight (last elevator ascends at 11 pm). 30 Rockefelle­r Plz., W. 50th St., btw Fifth & Sixth aves., 877.692.7625, www .topofthero­cknyc.com

DINING Downtown Manhattan GOLDEN UNICORN—

Chinese. Authentic dim sum in a spacious, festive and bustling Chinatown restaurant. L & D (daily). 18 E. Broadway, btw Market & Catherine sts., 212.941.0911, www.goldenuni cornrestau­rant.com

KATZ’S DELICATESS­EN—

Jewish/American. This iconic spot has been serving pastrami, corned beef, knishes, pickles and more since 1888. B, L & D (daily). 205 E. Houston St., at Ludlow St., 212.254.2246, www .katzsdelic­atessen.com

PAPATZUL—Mexican.

The rustic bar and cantina in SoHo, with scrubbed wood floors and Mexican movie posters on the wall, is known for its shrimp ceviche, skirt steak tacos and chicken enchiladas washed down with red or white sangria and a host of margaritas. L & D (daily), Brunch (Sa & Su). 55 Grand St., btw Wooster St. & W. Broadway, 212.274.8225, www .papatzul.com

PEASANT—Italian.

Chef/ owner Frank DeCarlo mans the open kitchen, with its brick wood-fired ovens, rotisserie and grill, dishing out such signature preparatio­ns as grilled orata, spit-roasted suckling pig and house-made pastas. D (Tu-Su). 194 Elizabeth St., btw Spring & Prince sts., 212.965.9511, www .peasantnyc.com

TRIBECA GRILL—

Contempora­ry American. The Robert De Niro/Drew Nieporent collaborat­ion offers robust fare and an award-winning internatio­nal wine list. L (M-F), D (nightly), Brunch (Su). 375 Greenwich St., at Franklin St., 212.941.3900, www.myriadres taurantgro­up.com

VIA CAROTA—Italian.

The West Village gastroteca is oldworld Tuscan in ambience, food and decor. Chefs Jody Williams and Rita Sodi were jointly named Best Chef in NYC at the 2019 James Beard Foundation Awards. L & D (daily). 51 Grove St., btw Seventh Ave. So. & Bleecker St, 212.255.1962, www.viacarota.com

Midtown Manhattan GRAND CENTRAL OYSTER BAR & RESTAURANT—

Seafood. The eatery is revered for its selection of oysters and casual ambience under a stunning vaulted tile ceiling. L & D (M-Sa). Grand Central Terminal, 89 E. 42nd St., lower level, at Park Ave., 212.490.6650, www .oysterbarn­y.com

HOOTERS—Contempora­ry

American. Comfort food (wings, ribs, burgers) is served in a bi-level space, across from Madison Square Garden. L & D (daily). 155 W. 33rd St., btw Sixth & Seventh aves., 212.695.9580, www .originalho­oters.com

JOE ALLEN—American.

Pre- and post-theater dining is a tradition at this warm and casual 54-year-old go-to, known for its comfort food (calf ’s liver, meat loaf, shrimp and grits), celebrity clientele and collection of posters of Broadway shows that have flopped. L & D (daily), Brunch (Sa & Su). 326 W. 46th St., btw Eighth & Ninth aves., 212.581.6464, www.joeallen restaurant.com

JUNIOR’S RESTAURANT—

American. The legendary Brooklyn cheesecake bakery, with two locations in the Theater District, offers more than 10 creamy varieties of the dessert, as well as humongous deli sandwiches, barbecue and a full menu of breakfast fare. B, L & D (daily). W. 45th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.302.2000 ; 1626 Broadway, at W. 49th St., 212.365.5900. www.juniorsche­esecake.com

MOLYVOS

—Greek. Diners feast on elegant versions of Hellenic specialtie­s— moussaka; stuffed red peppers with basmati rice, eggplant, tomato and manouri cheese; charcoal grilled whole fish with lemon and olive oil emulsion, priced by the pound; and of course, hummus and tzatziki spreads—in an Aegian-inspired dining room. L & D (daily). 871 Seventh Ave., btw W. 55th & W. 56th sts., 212.582.7500, www .molyvos.com

PATSY’S ITALIAN RESTAURANT—Italian.

This family-run restaurant (since 1944), a favorite of the late Frank Sinatra, specialize­s in Neapolitan cuisine, including penne alla vodka and gnocchi with meat sauce. L & D (daily). 236 W. 56th St., btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.247.3491, www .patsys.com

Uptown Manhattan CAFE LUXEMBOURG—

French. This glamorous Art Deco Upper West Side bistro serves all the classics: cassoulet, steak tartare, coq au vin, steak frites, moules frites and more. B & L (M-F), D (nightly), Brunch (Sa & Su). 200 W. 70th St., btw Amsterdam & West End aves., 212.873.7411, www.cafe luxembourg.com

FLEX MUSSELS—Seafood.

Heaping pots of fresh mussels are served in a variety of 24 sauces, from classic (white wine, herbs and garlic) to exotic (Thai with curry coconut broth, lemongrass, coriander, lime, garlic and ginger). House-made doughnuts end a meal on a sweet note. D (nightly), Brunch (Sa & Su). 174 E. 82nd St., btw

Third & Lexington aves., and one other location in Greenwich Village, 212.717.7772, www.flex mussels.com

HEIDELBERG—German.

Smoked bratwurst with potato salad is served at this family-run staple from the 1930s and one of the last German restaurant­s in NYC. Biergarten downstairs. L (W-Su), D (nightly). 1648 Second Ave., btw E. 85th & E. 86th sts., 212.628.2332, www .heidelberg-nyc.com

RED ROOSTER HARLEM—

American. Ethiopian-born, Swedish-raised Chef/owner Marcus Samuelsson serves refined comfort foods, like hot honey yardbird and seafood jambalaya. L (M-F), D (nightly), Brunch (Sa & Su). 310 Lenox Ave., btw W. 125th & W. 126th sts., 212.792.9001, www.red roosterhar­lem.com

Brooklyn CONEY ISLAND BREWING COMPANY—Brewery.

Eight house-brewed beers on tap can be enjoyed by the pint, flight or growler. Most beers are brewery exclusives. There is no kitchen on-site, but patrons can bring their own food to eat on the premises, Free tours of the facilities available. Open Su-Th noon-10 pm, F & Sa noon-midnight. 1904 Surf Ave., at W. 17th St., Coney Island, 718.996.0019, www.coneyislan­dbeer.com

OXOMOCO—

Contempora­ry Mexican. Specialty tacos made with homemade tortillas are served in a comfortabl­e, airy space with high ceilings, or outside in a bright backyard. Brunch & D (daily). 128 Greenpoint Ave., btw Franklin St. & Manhattan Ave., Greenpoint, 646.688.4180, www.oxomoconyc.com

PETER LUGER STEAK HOUSE—Steak

House. The restaurant, establishe­d in 1887, specialize­s in porterhous­e steaks served with a special house sauce. Cash, U.S. checks (with valid photo ID) and debit cards only. L & D (daily). 178 Broadway, at Driggs Ave., Williamsbu­rg, 718.387.7400, www.peterluger.com

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