New York Flatiron Building Area

One of the greatest things about New York are the city’s wonderful skyscrapers. One of the many that should be on your must-see list is the Flatiron Building. This New York attraction has a very unique and special shape that is triangular and it is situated on Fifth Avenue which makes it a very busy tourist spot. Isn’t that enough reasons to head to Flatiron Building area already? Here’s a couple of more things to know that will make your visit even more interesting.

Today, the Flatiron is an office building however there are plans for it to turn into a luxury hotel. If you are looking for ways to tour the city, and explore more highlights, we recommend you to join the Hop on Hop off New York Tour, free for those who hold the city pass. This way you can cover most of the important landmarks and attractions. If you do not choose to purchase a New York City Pass – although we strongly recommend it! – , you have a few choices of other things to see. Like a visit to Fifth Avenue, where you can shop like a true New Yorker at trendy stores like Apple and Prada.

Things to do in the Flatiron Building area

Another NYC attraction near the Flatiron Building is Gramercy Flatiron. Named after the iconic landmark, this neighborhood is considered one of the top shopping, dining and entertainment areas in Manhattan. One of the most significant landmarks in this area is Gramercy Private Park. Another memorable thing to do in New York is exploring the notorious Union Square. This historical landmark is the area where all the commercial theatres used to be placed. If you visit the square on Monday, Wednesday, Friday or Saturday, you can enjoy a great farmer market with more than 140 stalls.

If you have already visited the places we have mentioned above then another great sight nearby is the Empire State Building; you’ll find it to the north east of Flatiron Building area. Enter the Empire State Building and visit the famous observatory which is located on the 86th floor. You also can’t miss out on the New York Skyride which is on the second floor. In order to receive free entry to this iconic New York attraction, we recommend you purchase a New York Pass. Learn more about these special passes on our website and find out how much money and time it can save during your New York vacation.

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