Area Attractions & Local Events

Area Attractions & Local Events

Downtown Information

  • MANHATTAN/NYC (4 MI / 6.44 KM )

Local Information

Convention Center
Jacob K Javits Convention Ctr

  • Convention Distance 5 MI / 8.05 KM
  • Taxi Fee $25.00 (USD)

Fairgrounds

Orange County Fair Grounds

  • Convention Distance 72 MI / 115.87 KM
 

Local Insider

Must See:
Only 2.6 miles away from our hotel in Long Island City is the Statue of Liberty. After approaching via the ferry from Battery Park, explore the museum at this 152-foot symbol of freedom and marvel at the view from the observation deckMust D
Don't leave our hotel without visiting the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The largest museum in the Western Hemisphere, the Met houses an impressive collection of art, ranging in age from 6th millennium BC sculptures to 21st century photography

What's New:
Be sure to visit Central Park, an 843-acre oasis just minutes from this Long Island City hotel. This beautiful green area offers many walking paths, lakes and open meadows. Rock climbing, biking, boating, and other outdoor activities are also available.

Don't Go Home Without:
Just four miles from our hotel near Manhattan is New York City's famed Empire State Building. The building towers over the city with some of the most breathtaking views you'll ever see. On a clear night, the view from the 86th story is unrivaled.

Tips:
Summers in Manhattan can be hot and humid, with temperatures climbing into the 90s at times, while winters can get down to the 20s. Autumn and spring weather varies, so check the local forecast to be prepared.

Attractions

  • Empire State Building (3.7 MI / 5.95 KM )
  • Central Park (4.4 MI / 7.08 KM )
  • Times Square (3.7 MI / 5.95 KM )
  • Statue Of Liberty (8.4 MI / 13.52 KM )
  • Rockefeller Center (3.3 MI / 5.31 KM )
  • United Nations (3.3 MI / 5.31 KM )
  • Grand Central Station (3.6 MI / 5.79 KM )
  • Wall Street (9 MI / 14.48 KM )
  • Penn Station (4.2 MI / 6.76 KM )
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art (3.1 MI / 4.99 KM )
  • Shea Stadium (6.3 MI / 10.14 KM )
  • Ground Zero Memorial (9.5 MI / 15.29 KM )
  • Yankee Stadium (6.9 MI / 11.1 KM )
  • Radio City Music Hall (3.6 MI / 5.79 KM )
  • Carnegie Hall (3.3 MI / 5.31 KM )