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Downtown Tour + Madame Tussauds
Adult:   $80   Child:   $64     Web special: Adult: $75 Child: $59
Hop on Hop off double-decker tickets valid for 24 hours from the time you arrive in NYC and exchange your confirmation voucher for a boarding ticket.

Ride the Downtown Tour double decker bus to view the most famous neighborhoods, attractions and places of interest: Times Square, Madison Square Garden, Macy's, Empire State Building, SoHo, Chinatown, Little Italy, Site of the World Trade Center, Wall Street, Financial District, Battery Park South Street Seaport, Lower East Side, United Nations, Rockefeller Center, Carnegie Hall, Broadway Theatre District and much more!

A visit to the Madame Tussauds wax museum in New York is a must see attraction. Enjoy the classic pass to view all the great wax figures of famous people, past and present, experience Cinema 4D and get access to our Behind the Scenes interactive exhibit.

Tour Length
24 hrs

Departure Location
Please read each tour below for locations.

Departure Time
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Downtown Tour Plus
Get on and go places! If you want to hit the most-visited spots in New York City, this is the one: CitySights NY’s Downtown Tour. You’ll get easy access to the most popular sites in town: the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building and “Ground Zero,” where the World Trade Center once stood and where a stunning new skyscraper soars today. Narrated by licensed NYC tour guides who know the city inside and out, this hop on/hop off excursion on a double-decker bus takes you through Greenwich Village, Little Italy, Chinatown, Wall Street and the Financial District, Battery Park City, South Street Seaport, the Lower East Side, along with Rockefeller Center, the United Nations building, Carnegie Hall, the Broadway theater district and more. Along the way, you’ll have the chance to explore the streets, comb the shops and enjoy a vast array of authentic cuisines. Savor dim sum. Smell the fresh-baked bread baking on Mulberry Street. And experience it all by booking your tour today.

Tour Length
2.5 Hours

Departure Location
Citysights NY Visitor Center (in  lobby of Madame Tussauds)

234 W.42nd st. Times Square and 8th Avenue between 49th and 50th Streets.

Departure Time
Frequent departures from 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Madame Tussauds New York Wax Museum
There’s so much to see and do at Madame Tussauds, interact with, take pictures of and get up close and personal with over 220 life-like wax figures of celebrities, politicians & icons from the past and present. Experience the magic our of Cinema 4D theatre, that delivers 3D technology with the latest in 4D special effects! Scare yourself silly with the dark side of Madame Tussauds in SCREAM, our live-actor filled attraction and finally immerse yourself in the real essence of New York City in our newest exhibit, The Spirit of New York! Located in the heart of Times Square, no visit is complete until you’ve experienced the world famous Madame Tussauds.

Marvel 4D Experience
This year we are adding Marvel 4D late April. Our entire 6th floor will turn into the Marvel experience including the addition of Thor, Captain America, Spiderman and the newest Hulk! Guests will be immersed into the battle to save New York as Marvel’s Avengers are brought to life in our all new film adventure. State of the art 3D animation is combined with an extra sensory 4th dimension where the action spills out of the screen into the audience and thrill-enhancing special effects will touch every sense, drawing you right into the heart of the adventure. As the story unfolds the New York skyline is vividly brought to life and the force of the Super Heroes’ strength is felt as they battle to save New York. Marvel 4D will be the experience you don’t want to miss!

The Spirit of New York – 2,000 square foot exhibit
Experience the Spirit of New York, our new interactive exhibit celebrating New York's greatest icons and unforgettable moments.

Immerse yourself in everything that is New York with a vibrant walk through the city's history along with iconic wax figures of yesterday and today. From classic movie scenes to moments that lifted spirits and shook history, a stop in NYC is not complete until you've experienced the world-famous Madame Tussauds. Stand along side Marilyn Monroe in a classic NY scene, ring the bell at the Stock Exchange, and reflect on the past at the 9/11 Memorial. Take a scenic stroll through Central Park, sit behind the wheel of a real NY cab or step on set of the "LIVE! with Regis & Kelly" show for your very own interview!

From the Brooklyn Bridge to Broadway, there is only one place in the city where you can experience so much of New York without ever leaving Times Square. Look no further, it's all at Madame Tussauds New York!

Your All Access Pass includes:

  • Entrance to the attraction, with “fast track ticket access” (voucher holders receive VIP access) featuring over 220 life-like wax figures of the world’s most fascinating celebrities and historical figures.
  • SCREAM! – Scare yourself silly with the dark side of Madame Tussauds in SCREAM, our live-actor filled attraction.
  • The Spirit of New York- Immerse yourself in the real essence of New York City in our newest exhibit. Stand along side Marilyn Monroe in a classic NY scene, ring the bell at the Stock Exchange, and reflect on the past at the 9/11 Memorial. Take a scenic stroll through Central Park, sit behind the wheel of a real NY cab and enjoy a once in a life-time opportunity to get your picture taken inside the crown of the Statue of Liberty.
  • NOW OPEN! The Marvel 4D experience includes the addition of Thor, Captain America, Spiderman and the newest Hulk! Guests are immersed into the battle to save New York as Marvel’s Avengers are brought to life in our all new film adventure.

234 West 42nd Street (between 7th and 8th Avenues)

Hours of Operation
Sunday - Thursday: 10:00am - 8:00pm

Friday and Saturday: 10:00am - 10:00pm

Average Visit Time
2 hrs

Important: Stops may change at any time without notice due to emergency situations, street closures and or police activities beyond the jurisdiction of CitySights NY.

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Downtown Tour Stops
1. Times Square- Broadway between 50th & 5st St.
Theater District: 50th St. and 8th Ave.
Marriot Marquis: 46th Street and Broadway
2. Carnegie Hall - 7th ave between 56th & 57th streets.

Winter Garden - 50th street & 7th ave.


Champs: 7th Avenue between 41st and 42nd St.


Macy's 34th st between 7th & 8th ave

6. Empire State Building- 34th st between 5th & 6th ave 
7. Flatiron District: 5th Ave. between 22nd St. and 23rd St.
8. Union Square / Ladies Mile: 14th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues
9. SoHo: Broadway between Spring and Broome Street 
10. Chinatown / Little Italy: Broadway between Lispenard and Walker Streets 
11. Site of the World Trade Center/St Paul's Chapel: Broadway between Vesey and Fulton Streets 
12. Battery Park/Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island Ferry: Whitehall between Bridge and Pearl Streets Exchange (CitySights NY Statue of Liberty ferry vouchers here, transfer for Brooklyn Tour) 
13. South Street Seaport: South and Fulton Streets 
14. Lower East Side/Chinatown: Pike Street between Madison and Henry Streets 
15. Lower East Side: Allen Street between Grand and Broome Streets 
16. East Village: 1st Avenue between St Marks Place and 9th Street 
17. Kip's Bay: 1st Avenue between 34th and 35th Streets 
18. United Nations: 1st Avenue between 44th and 45th Streets 
19. Waldorf Astoria Hotel: 49th Street between Lexington and Park Ave
20. Rockefeller Center: 49th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues

Important Downtown Tour sites you will see:

  • World Wide Plaza (site of Madison Square Garden # 3)
  • Gershwin Theater
  • Jerry Orbach Way
  • Studio 54
  • "Soup Nazi" location
  • Hearst Magazines Building
  • Newsweek Building (former GM Building)
  • Fisk Building
  • Art Students League
  • Carnegie Hall
  • Trattoria dell Arte
  • Park Central Hotel
  • Carnegie Delicatessen
  • Stage Delicatessen
  • NYC & Company Visitors Information Center
  • Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers
  • AXA Equitable Center
  • Roy Lichtenstein's Mural with Blue Brushstroke
  • Winter Garden Theater
  • Duffy Square
  • TKTS Discount Theater tickets kiosk
  • Statue of Lt. Col. Father Francis Patrick Duffy
  • Statue of George M Cohan
  • Times Square Alliance (B.I.D.) Visitor Information Center
  • Marriott Marquis Hotel
  • Marquis Theater
  • Bertelsmann Building
  • Planet Hollywood
  • MTV Studios
  • Toys R US (World's largest Toys R Us with 60' (18 meters) Ferris Wheel)
  • ABC Good Morning America Studios
  • Hard Rock Cafe
  • One Times Square Building
  • NASDAQ Market Site
  • Thomson/Reuters Building
  • New Amsterdam Theater
  • Nederlander Theater
  • Parsons School of Design Fashion Division
  • The Garment Worker Statue by Judith Weller
  • Fashion Industry Information Kiosk
  • Fashion Industry Walk of Fame
  • Macy’s
  • Hotel Pennsylvania
  • Madison Square Garden
  • James A Farley General Post Office
  • Hotel New Yorker
  • Herald Square
  • Empire State Building
  • “Little Korea” or Koreatown
  • Marble Collegiate Church
  • "Little Church Around the Corner" (Church of the Transfiguration)
  • Museum of Sex
  • Madison Square
  • 51 Madison Avenue (New York Life Insurance Co. Building)
  • McGraw Hill Building
  • Barclays Capital Building (former Lehman Brothers facility)
  • 41 Madison Avenue - site of Jerome Mansion
  • General William Jenkins Worth Cenotaph (Obelisk)
  • Madison Square Park Metropolitan Life Insurance Tower
  • Statue of William Seward
  • Flatiron Building
  • Ladies Mile District
  • Union Square Park
  • Former location of Macy's
  • Salvation Army Headquarters
  • O’Toole Building of St. Vincent’s Hospital
  • St. Vincent's Hospital
  • "Tiles For America" September 11, 2001 Tribute
  • Village Vanguard
  • Christopher Park
  • Gay Liberation Sculpture Grouping
  • John's Pizzeria
  • Faicco Sausages
  • Our Lady of Pompeii Church & School
  • Father Demo Square
  • Winston Spencer Churchill Square
  • Little Red Schoolhouse
  • Kenny’s Castaways
  • Bitter End
  • La Tete de Sylvette Sculpture- Pablo Picasso & Carl Nesjar
  • University (Silver) Towers- IM Pei
  • Bayard-Condict Building
  • Cable Building
  • The Wall by Forrest Meyers
  • Prada Store
  • Bloomingdales SoHo
  • Haughwout Building
  • International Culinary Academy/L'Ecole Restaurant
  • Jacob K Javits Federal Office Building
  • Ted Weiss GSA Federal Office Building
  • African Burial Ground
  • Sun Building
  • Broadway-Chambers Building
  • New York Municipal Building
  • "Tweed" Courthouse/New York City Department of Education Headquarters
  • City Hall
  • City Hall Park
  • The Woolworth Building
  • St. Paul's Chapel
  • 195 Broadway
  • One Liberty Plaza
  • Federal Reserve Bank of New York
  • Red Cube by Isamu Noguchi
  • Brown Brothers Harriman Building
  • Joie de Vivre by Marc de Suvero
  • Chase Manhattan Plaza
  • 4 Trees Group by Jean Dubuffet
  • 120 Broadway - Equitable Building
  • Trinity Churchyard
  • Trinity Church
  • St. Paul’s Chapel Sycamore root ball
  • Brill Building
  • Colony Music
  • Ambassador Theater
  • Eugene O'Neill Theater
  • St Malachy's Roman Catholic Church
  • Wall Street
  • One Wall Street - Bank of New York Building
  • Financial District Bull by Arturo di Modica
  • 26 Broadway - former Standard Oil Headquarters
  • The Bowling Green (park)
  • Alexander Hamilton Customs House/ Smithsonian Institution Museum of the American Indian
  • 39 Whitehall Street
  • Staten Island Ferry Terminal
  • Fraunces Tavern
  • New York Vietnam War Memorial
  • British- American Friendship Square (Hanover Square)
  • Police Museum
  • South Street Seaport & Museum
  • Brooklyn Bridge
  • Manhattan Bridge
  • Daily Forward Building
  • Tenement Museum
  • Kehila Kedosha Janina Synagogue
  • Williamsburg Bridge
  • Katz’s Deli
  • Red Square Apartments
  • Little India
  • St. Mark's Place
  • Stuyvesant Town
  • Beth Israel Medical Center
  • Dvorak Place
  • Peter Cooper Village
  • Veterans Administration Hospital
  • Bellevue Hospital
  • NYU Medical Center
  • Peoples Republic of China UN Mission
  • St. Vartan Armenian Apostolic Cathedral
  • Corinthian Condominiums
  • Queens Midtown Tunnel
  • Tudor City
  • United Nations – including:
  • Security Council Library
  • Secretariat Building
  • Single Form sculpture by Barbara Hepworth
  • General Assembly Building
  • UN Church Center
  • United Nations Plaza/Millennium Plaza Hotel
  • Pomodoro Sphere
  • Raoul Wallenberg Memorial
  • Dag Hammarskjold Plaza
  • Trump World Tower
  • UN Plaza Apartments
  • Federal Republic of Germany UN Mission
  • Beekman Tower Hotel
  • Turtle Bay Gardens – including former home of the late Katherine Hepburn and home of composer/lyricist Stephen Sondheim
  • Smith & Wollensky Steakhouse
  • Marriott East Hotel
  • Waldorf-Astoria Hotel
  • Grand Central/Helmsley Building
  • Met Life (former Pan AM) Building
  • New York Magazine Building (444 Madison Avenue)
  • American Girl Place
  • Saks Fifth Avenue
  • La Maison Française at Rockefeller Center
  • Rockefeller Center Ice Skating Rink
  • Prometheus Statue by Paul Manship
  • 30 Rockefeller Plaza – GE Building (formerly RCA)
  • NBC Experience Store and NBC Studio tour entrance
  • Today Show Studio
  • Top of the Rock Observatory ticket booth
  • Rockefeller Plaza
  • Christies Auction Gallery
  • Radio City Music Hall