The 11 Best Things to do in the Upper West Side

The Upper West Side in New York City is often forgotten about as a neighborhood with cute families and its proximity to Central park. But a lot happening in the charming neighborhood is worth checking out.

Central Park is one of the most iconic parks in the world, and it is within a few blocks of the Upper West Side.

Central Park

Lincoln Center

Lincoln Center is one of the most popular cultural destinations in New York City. Home to the Metropolitan Opera, the New York City Ballet, and the New York Philharmonic, it’s the perfect place to catch a show.

Visit St. John the Divine

Grant's Tomb

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The American Folk Art Museum is one of the most unique museums in New York City. Located on the Upper West Side across the street from Lincoln Center, it’s home to more than 5,000 pieces of folk art from around the world.

Walk along the  Hudson River Water Front Greenway!

Plus tons of restaurants and more... Swipe up!

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