WhereTraveler New York

Attraction­s

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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

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

MUSEUM OF MODERN ART

One of the world’s greatest repositori­es of late-19th-, 20th- and 21st-century works of art. Sa-Th 10:30 am-5:30 pm, F 10:30 am-8 pm. 11 W. 53rd St., btw Fifth & Sixth aves., 212.708.9400, www.moma.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

WHITNEY MUSEUM OF AMERICAN ART

20th-century and contempora­ry American art and artists. Open M, W, Th, Sa & Su 10:30 am-6 pm, F 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

ONE WORLD OBSERVATOR­Y

The three-level indoor observator­y is at the top of the tallest building in the Western Hemisphere. Open daily 8 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

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