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All Around Town Tour + Madame Tussauds + VIP All Access Pass
Adult:   $117   Child:   $107     Web special: Adult: $112 Child: $102
The CitySights NY All Around Town Tour includes 48 hrs of double decker sightseeing on the Downtown, Uptown & Harlem, Brooklyn and Night Tours. All Around Town Tour also includes a 90 Minute CitySightseeing Harbor Cruise and a ticket to the Museum of the City of New York.

 

PLUS

 

Combo tour also includes entrance to the world famous wax museum, Madame Tussauds. Meet all of your favorite heroes, movie stars and historical figures, at least wax versions of them, at this fantastic New York City Attraction. Plus experience Cinema 4D and get access to the Behind the Scenes interactive exhibit.

 

PLUS

 

Enjoy this brand-new addition to the CitySights NY experience: a special VIP Tour Access ticket that lets you skip the line at some of our busiest stops and board the bus first for some of our most popular excursions. You can enjoy this premium experience on our All Around Town Tour. 

 

  
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VIP All Access Pass


VIP status gives you access to board Gray Line New York and City Sights NY!

Short on time during your visit to NYC or simply want priority treatment? CitySights NY has just given you both with a special VIP Tour Access ticket that lets you bypass the line at some of our busiest stops. This means you get to board the bus first and choose where you want to sit before everyone else boarding at that stop. This special ticket is offered on our Downtown Tour (a hop on/hop off excursion that gives you easy access to the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building and “Ground Zero” and more) or Uptown & Harlem Treasures Tour. Or you can enjoy this experience on our Night Tour, a two-and-a-half hour, escorted excursion past some of the city’s most glittering sites. This is NYC’s only nighttime tour where you enter Brooklyn and can look back on the shimmering city skyline. You can also enjoy the VIP treatment on our Yankee Stadium Tour, where you’ll get a behind-the-scenes tour of this brand-new venue, with first-hand experience from a Yankees legend as your guide. Customers must present VIP Lanyard along with the Bus ticket to board the bus at the VIP stops

 

Other special VIP Access ticket inclusions:

 

  • Skip the reservation line at Hard Rock Cafe - Midtown

  • 10% discount off your check at Heartland Brewery (Union Square, Radio City, Times Square, Midtown West, Empire State and HB Burger)

  • 15% off Gotham Photo at CitySightseeing Pier 78

  • Skip the line at Dave and Busters midtown and $5 VIP power card

  • Top of the Rock – 20% discount on merchandise
  • Historical Society Museum-10% discount at the museum store
  • Museum of the City of New York- 15% discount at museum store
  • Lincoln Center Tour-10 % discount at Wichcraft cafe in the Lincoln Center Atrium
  • NBA Store 5th avenue- 10% off your purchase of $50
  • MoMA-10% discount at the museum store
  • 15% discount on dining at Applebee’s 42nd and 50th street
  • Complimentary NYC commemorative mug (with purchase of $15 or more) at the following Broadway Store locations:

Broadway New York, New York Photo and Broadway Baby

Address For All 3 Locations: 1535 Broadway between 45th and 46th Street, Ground Level, Marriott Marquis Hotel, New York City 10036

 

Theatre Circle

Address: 268 West 44th Street between Broadway and 8th Avenue, New York City 10036



  
Downtown Tour Plus
The three most visited sites in New York City are all located in the area referred to in local terms as “downtown”.

That world famous trio includes the Statue of Liberty, the Empire State Building, and the site of the World Trade Center – “Ground Zero” where the city and the nation’s heart was broken on September 11, 2001. Your City Sights hop-on/hop-off double decker tour bus has stops offering convenient access to these must see locations and attractions.

Narrated by licensed New York City tour guides passengers will hear about the neighborhoods, sites and attractions made famous in song, story, film and television. Hop off and explore the legendary artists and writers’ quarter, Greenwich Village or have authentic Italian or Chinese cuisine in Little Italy or Chinatown or see the neighborhood that was the first home to wave after wave of immigrants making this diverse city truly the World’s Capitol.

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.

Downtown Tour Now Offered in 11 Languages!

Now, CitySights NY is giving you even more flexibility in enjoying our tours by offering multilingual audio tracks in 11 different languages on all of our popular hop on/hop off bus tours. You can experience the journey in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Russian and Hebrew.

  
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

Uptown Treasures & Harlem Tour Plus
So many wonders await you in upper NYC, and CitySights NY’s Uptown Treasures & Harlem Tour takes you there in an unforgettable hop on/hop off excursion about a double-decker bus, where you can step off whenever a site or neighborhood beckons you to find out more on foot. This tour (which is valid for 24 hours once you begin) is narrated by a licensed guide who will point out the many sites to take in all along the way, including the Time Warner Center (the sweeping new skyscraper that rises at the edge of the gorgeous 843-acre Central Park, the centerpiece of NYC), Lincoln Center (home to the Metropolitan Opera, New York City Ballet and so much more), the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Dakota apartment building (former home of Beatles star John Lennon), the Apollo Theater (where greats like Ella Fitzgerald made their debuts), and the Harlem Market, among many other treasures. There’s so much happening Uptown and beyond, and this tour is the way to see it all with maximum flexibility.

  
Tour Length
2.5 Hours



Departure Location

Departs from 8th Ave btw.

42nd & 43rd Streets



Departure Time
Departs: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (frequent departures)

Bronx Tour Plus
Welcome to the Bronx! Once you hop on this uniquely narrated trip through Upper Manhattan and the Bronx, you’re in for a sightseeing excursion aboard a double-decker bus like no other. You’ll start in Harlem, where you’ll see the famed Harlem Market, where up to 100 vendors from a wide range of African countries sell their wares. Then it’s across 125th Street and over into the Bronx, the fourth-largest Manhattan borough in terms of land area. Here, you’ll see the Grand Concourse, the elegant boulevard that lured millions to make their homes nearby, including Edgar Allan Poe. Next, you’ll head west to the famed new Yankee Stadium, opened at the beginning of the 2009 baseball season. Even from the outside, this state-of-the-art facility is incredibly impressive. After all, it’s the home of the team that’s won 27 World Series championships. And you’ll end back in Harlem, for even more sites – and memories.

Take advantage of this added bonus: Buy a CitySights NY’s Uptown Treasures & Harlem Tour and get a free Bronx Tour ticket. Plus, it works the other way around too (a Bronx Tour ticket gets you a free Uptown Treasures tour.

Please Note: Only hop-on/hop-off stop is Yankee Stadium

  
Tour Length
1 Hour

Departure Location
122 Street (Grant's Tomb)

Departure Time
Daily between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m.
Night Tour


Please Note: Escorted bus Tour (not Hop-on Hop-off).

See New York when it sparkles! Enjoy nighttime views and ambiance of Times Square, Chinatown, Empire State Building , Greenwich Village, SoHo, Little Italy, Manhattan Bridge, Brooklyn Bridge and Lower East Side. Our licensed tour guides will narrate the history of all the famous sights of this magnificent city for your enjoyment and learning pleasure.


  
Tour Length
Approx 2.5 hrs.
Escorted Tour (not Hop-on Hop-off).


Departure Location
42nd Street and 7th Avenue

46th Street and Broadway


Departure Time
Frequent night departures 6:00pm- 7:30pm

Brooklyn Tour Plus
Hop aboard a double-decker bus for CitySights NY’s Brooklyn Tour, a hop on/hop off journey through the city’s most populated borough. Many people who visit the city never set foot outside of Manhattan. But that would mean you’d miss some wonderful treasures so close by. And this newly expanded tour includes many wonders, allowing you to get off at any stop and grab a bite or see the sites in person. You’ll start in downtown Manhattan, crossing the Manhattan Bridge into Brooklyn, where you’ll see the first parkway for cars ever built in the U.S., the majesty of Grand Army Plaza, the Brooklyn Botanical Garden and Brooklyn Museum (a Beaux-Arts building with a vast art and Egyptian antiquities collection), along with the graceful mansions, intriguing shops and restaurants and a wide array of cultures. Your licensed guide will also take you past the gloriously designed Prospect Park with its zoo and the Brooklyn Public Library. And of course, you’ll see the spectacular Brooklyn Bridge.

Brooklyn Tour Now Offered in 11 Languages! Now, CitySights NY is giving you even more flexibility in enjoying our tours by offering multilingual audio tracks in 11 different languages on all of our popular hop on/hop off bus tours. You can experience the journey in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Russian and Hebrew.

  
Tour Length
1.5 hrs.



Departure Location

 

From J&R on Park Row

Downtown Tour



Departure Time
Daily
Every 30 minutes from 10:30 am to 3:00 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.


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


Hours of Operation

 

Open 365 days a year
Sun-Thurs 10.00am- 8pm

Friday & Saturday
10am-10pm



Average Visit Time
2 hrs

Museum of the City of New York


Free Admission!

The Museum of the City of New York embraces the past, present, and future of New York City and celebrates the city's cultural diversity.

Exhibitions in recent seasons have focused on wide-ranging subjects, illuminating the events and issues that define New York:  how to make this city more sustainable by the year 2030; New York’s emergence from the shadow of its trans-Atlantic sister city, Paris, to take center stage in the fields of design, fashion, and the arts; Catholic New Yorkers, a once-persecuted minority group that transformed the cultural, institutional, and political life of the broader community;  hip hop and its impact on fashion;  Robert Moses and the transformation of the metropolis in the mid-twentieth century;  how immigrants created their own affordable housing in the early twentieth century; the story of a young Russian woman who reinvented American fashion; and other illuminating and fascinating aspects of New York’s rich and diverse past and present.

In the final full month of its special exhibition, Making Room: New Models for Housing New Yorkers, the Museum of the City of New York will host a series of special events, all free with Museum admission! These events will show visitors how they can live, decorate, cook and organize in small spaces—all taking place in a fully-built micro-unit housed in the Museum. Additionally, over a four-day period, five people will take turns living in the micro-unit to fully experience smaller living quarters.

  
Location
1220 Fifth Avenue at 103rd St.
New York, NY 10029


Hours of Operation
Open daily: 10am to 6pm.


Average Visit Time
2 hrs

Midtown Cruise (90-min)



Free cruise is only available till 4pm (Sunday thru Saturday).
No 6:00pm, 7:30pm cruises allowed with this package.



Cruise along the harbor on this 90-minute tour, as you enjoy waterfront sights of the New York skyline from our ferry.  Your guide will provide a detailed narrative on all the sights as you take in the panoramic views of NYC.

What you'll see :


  • Empire State Building
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Ellis Island
  • Governors Island
  • Brooklyn Bridge
  • Manhattan Bridge
  • Williamsburg Bridge
  • United Nations
  • New York Skyline
  • South Street Seaport
  • Ground Zero (World Trade Center site)
  • Hoboken Pier
  • Jacob K. Javis Center
  • Battery Park
  • Wall Street
  • Chrysler Building... and more!


  • 2014 Schedule:

    March 22nd to June 19th - 10am, 11am, 12noon, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm

    June 20 to Sept. 7 - 10am, 11am, 12noon, 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 6pm
    Fri / Sat / Sun additional 5pm tour

    Sept 8th to Nov 1st - 10am, 12noon, 2pm, 4pm, 6pm

    Nov 2nd to Dec 31st - 10am, 12noon, 2pm, 4pm
    Fri / Sat additional 11am, 1pm, 3pm tours

    *Schedule is subject to change



      
    Tour Length
    90 min


    Departure Location
    Pier 78, 455 12th Ave. New York, NY 10218


    Departure Time

     

    Daily at 10:00AM, 11:00AM, 12:00PM, 1:00PM, 2:00PM, 3:00PM and 4:00PM



    VIP Access gives you access to CitySights and Gray Line tours and stops: 


    Downtown Tour/Loop
     

    • 47th & 8th Ave - Gray Line NY
    • 50th & 8th Ave  - CitySights
    • 50th & 7th Ave - Gray Line NY, CitySights, Pink Bus 
    • 33rd & 5th Ave - Gray Line NY, CitySights, Pink Bus
    • One World Trade Center, 250 Broadway - CitySights
    • One World Trade Center, Vesey & Broadway - Gray Line NY
    • Battery Park (State Street) - Gray Line NY & CitySights
    • 49th & Rockefeller Center - Gray Line NY, CitySights, Pink Bus 
    • 59th & Central Park South - Gray Line NY & CitySights
    • 59th & 5th Avenue - Pink Bus
     
    Uptown Tour/Loop
     
    • 46th & 8th ave - Gray Line NY CitySights
    • 116th between Malcolm X. Blvd & 5th ave(Malcolm Shabazz Market) - Gray Line NY CitySights
    • 59th & Central Park South - Gray Line NY CitySights
     
    Brooklyn Tour/Loop
     
    • Park Row at City Hall - Gray Line NY CitySights
     

    Night Tour
     

    • 47th & 8th ave - Gray Line NY
    • 42nd & 7th ave - CitySights
     
    Bronx Tour/Loop
     
    • 116th between Malcolm x. Blvd & 5th ave(Malcolm Shabazz Market) - Gray Line NY CitySights 
     
    CitySightseeing Cruises

    • Pier 78 midtown (90 min) and Twilight cruise
    • Valid on all departure times