Areas to Explore
With its heart at the intersection of Seventh Ave., Broadway and W. 42nd St., this section of Manhattan, between W. 41st and W. 53rd sts. and Sixth and Eighth aves., is a bustling mecca of bright lights and historic theaters. The Times Square Alliance offers travel information, tours, MetroCards and more. Daily 8 a.m.-8 p.m. The visitors center is located at
This neighborhood, where the socially prominent reside, extends from E. 59th to E. 96th sts. and from the East River to Fifth Ave. The stretch of Fifth Ave. along Central Park is called Museum Mile, as the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Museum of the City of New York, Jewish Museum, Metropolitan Musuem of Art and others line the thoroughfare.