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New York Botanical Garden

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Empire State Building

Both are highly recommended by professionals. Overall, Empire State Building scores significantly higher than New York Botanical Garden. Empire State Building scores 95 with endorsements from 8 publications including Condé Nast Traveler, Not For Tourists and Frommer's.

Both are highly recommended by professionals. Overall, Empire State Building scores significantly higher than New York Botanical Garden. Empire State Building scores 95 with endorsements from 8 publications including Condé Nast Traveler, Not For Tourists and Frommer's.

tripexpert score
92
#13 in New York City
location

2900 Southern Blvd, Bronx, NY 10458

endorsements
  • 11 endorsements
  • 14

    Concierge

    Established in 1891, the 250-acre New York Botanical Garden is an oasis for pavement-pounding city dwellers, just a 20-minute Metro North ride from Grand Central.

  • 8

    Condé Nast Traveler

    This 250-acre green space has plenty of year-round and seasonal plants and flowers as well as an annual holiday train show and exhibits around everything from medicinal herbs to Frida Kahlo. Full Review →

  • 6

    Fodor's Tick Choice

    Considered one of the leading botany centers of the world, this 250-acre garden is one of the best reasons to make a trip to the Bronx. Full Review →

  • 1

    Frommer's 35

    A National Historic Landmark, the 250-acre New York Botanical Garden was founded in 1891 and today is one of America’s foremost public gardens. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet

    Incorporating 50 acres of old-growth forest, the New York Botanical Garden (which first opened in 1891) is home to the restored Enid A Haupt Conservatory. Full Review →

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98
#1 in New York City

350 Fifth Avenue, New York City, NY 10118

  • 10 endorsements
  • 14

    Concierge

    With the tragic demise of the World Trade Center, this symbol of New York is again the city's most recognizable skyscraper and, at 1,050 feet, its tallest.

  • 8

    Condé Nast Traveler

    One of the city's most beautiful—and popular—attractions, with thousands of people visiting every day. Full Review →

  • 6

    Fodor's Tick Choice

    The Empire State Building is an art deco monument to progress, a symbol for New York City, and a star in some great romantic scenes, on- and off-screen. Full Review →

  • 1

    Frommer's 34

    There’s no better introduction to New York than a visit to the Empire State Building... the apex of the New York skyline. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet Tick Top Choice

    The Empire State Building – actually a very glorified office building – is the most famous member of the New York skyline. Full Review →

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