New York City Resources
For your convenience, the Center for Student Life has compiled these resources as a starting point for your research. NYU does not have any relationship with these organizations, unless otherwise noted, and inclusion on this list does not constitute a recommendation or endorsement.
Explore New York online with these great resources and guides of New York City -- from food to fun and everything in between.
- Coursehorse: find and enroll in local classes
- Manhattan User's Guide
- Must See New York
- NYC Blue - great neighborhood sites
- NYC Insider Guide
- Citysearch New York City Guide
- New York Times Arts Section
- NuWeb, NY - about New York State
- Paperless Guide to New York
- Urban Spoon (download the app)
Get out and explore some of the most famous sites in New York City, from the Empire State Building, to Rockefeller Center, and Times Square or the MOMA, the MET and the Guggenheim.
- Top of the Rock
- Central Park
- Empire State Building
- Grant's Tomb
- Riverside Church
- St.John the Divine
- Saint Patrick's Cathedral
- Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
- Trinity Church
- Staten Island Ferry
- World Trade Center / 911 Memorial
- Times Square
- Coney Island
Museums & Libraries
Click here for a listing of more than 80 museums and libraries throughout the Boroughs of NYC
Take a tour around New York -- from neighborhood tours to themed tours, day-long to hop-in and hop-off tours, there's a tour for you.
NY Government Sites
For New York State and New York City official websites.
Boroughs and Neighborhoods
You haven't seen New York City if you only stay in Manhattan! Get out and about and see the "real" New York City by visiting the infamous Boroughs which make up NYC!
Local Newspapers and Magazines
Need your morning paper or favorite magazine . . . check out these great NYC publications.
Theatre & Movies
Where else but NYC for great theatre, music, dance, and of course movies.
- NYC Culture Guide & Calendar
- Off Broadway Online
- Playbill On-line
- TDF and TKTS
Music & Dance
- Carnegie Hall
- Radio City Music Hall
- Lincoln Center
- Beacon Theatre
- Apollo Theater
- Theatre at Madison Square Garden
- The Filmore at Irving Plaza
- Symphony Space
- Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM)