Grand Central Terminal

TripExpert Score based on reviews in 11 publications
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11 expert recommendations


Atlas Obscura

Whisper secrets in a busy station only to be heard on the other side of this acoustic arch.  Full review →



In the entrance pavilion to this truly grand terminal, there is a small plaque dedicated to Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis.


Fodor's Tick Choice

Grand Central is not only the world's largest... and the nation's busiest... railway station, but also one of the world's most magnificent, majestic public spaces. Full review →


Frommer's 34

The greatest visual impact comes when you enter the vast majestic main concourse. Full review →


Lonely Planet

Even if you're not boarding a train to the 'burbs, it's worth exploring the grand, vaulted main concourse and gazing up at the restored ceiling, decorated with a star map. Full review →


Michelin Guide 54

Often referred to as the "gateway to the nation,", this world-famous railroad terminal is a masterpiece of urban architecture. Full review →


Not For Tourists

Another Beaux-Arts masterpiece. Ceiling, staircases, tiles, clock, Oyster Bar, all great. Full review →


On the Grid

In our book, Grand Central is the one must-see for anyone who’s ever stepped foot in New York. Full review →


Time Out 70

The 1913 Beaux Arts train station is the city’s most spectacular point of arrival. Full review →


Travel + Leisure

The restoration of this beautiful Beaux-Arts behemoth in the late 1990's has created the perfect place to enjoy a drink or dinner while watching commuters race for their trains. Full review →



Trains run on the Metro-North railroad line to and from this majestic landmark, which celebrated its centennial in 2013 Full review →

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