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Just because you can't be in New York City doesn't mean you can't enjoy the sights -- check out our pictures of New York City for an armchair (or laptop) visit to the Big Apple.
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Central Park Photos
See photos from various areas of Central Park, including Belvedere Castle, the Mall and the Shakespeare Garden.

Chrysler Building Photos
Photo of the Chrysler Building Entrance on 42nd Street.

Empire State Building Photo Gallery
See the view from the top of the Empire State Building at night with these Empire State Building photos.

Grand Central Terminal Exterior
Photos of Grand Central Terminal

Top of the Rock Observation Deck Pictures
See pictures from the Top of the Rock Observation Deck. Includes daytime and nightime views from the current observation deck, as well as historical images of the Rockefeller Center Observation Deck.

Feast of San Gennaro in New York City
See pictures of the Feast of San Gennaro in New York City

Frick Collection Pictures
See pictures from the Frick Collection located on Manhattan's Upper East Side. The Frick Collection is housed in a beautiful Fifth Avenue mansion.

St. Patrick's Day Parade Photos
See photos of the 2002 St. Patrick's Day Parade in New York City.

World Trade Center Site After Osama Bin Laden's Death
See photos of the World Trade Center site and Ground Zero after Osama Bin Laden's death. Taken on May 2, 2011, these photos illustrate the current state of construction at Ground Zero and what visitors can expect to see if they visit.

Empire State Building Photos
Enjoy our collection of Empire State Building photos, including photos from the 86th Floor Observatory, the 102nd Floor Observatory and the 103rd Floor airship deck which is not open to the public.

2009 Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade Photos
See photos from the 2009 Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City. Includes photos of marching bands, floats and balloons from the Macys Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City.

Chelsea Market / Meatpacking District Food and Culture Walkin…
Foods of New York Chelsea Market and Meatpacking District Food and Culture Walking Tour Photos

Queens County Farm Museum
See pictures from the Queens County Farm Museum

Queens Zoo Pictures
See pictures from the Queens Zoo

Cityfood's Lower East Side Artisan Food Highlights Tour Photos
See photos from Cityfood's Lower East Side Artisan Food Highlights Tour. See a picture of the raspberry doughnut from the doughnut plant.

East Village Walking Tour Pictures
See pictures from the East Village Walking Tour which travels along St. Mark's Place. From the Astor Place Cube to Tompkins Square Park, learn more about the East Village on this tour.

New York's Village Halloween Parade Pictures
New York's Village Halloween Parade is the largest Halloween celebration in the world. See pictures of costumed marchers, the parade's signature puppets and even marching bands from New York's Village Halloween Parade.

The New York City Waterfalls Pictures
These New York City Waterfalls pictures from July 2008 show Olafur Eliasson's art installation in the New York Harbor.

Pictures Taken from the Staten Island Ferry
See pictures taken from the Staten Island Ferry. The Staten Island Ferry travels from Lower Manhattan to Staten Island and back. Riding the Staten Island Ferry is free.

New York Public Library Pictures
See pictures from the famous New York Public Library building on Fifth Avenue. Built in the Beaux Arts style, the New York Public Library is a beautiful New York City landmark.

Rockefeller Center Pictures
See pictures of Rockefeller Center in Midtown Manhattan. Rockefeller Center is home to New York City's most famous Christmas Tree, an ice skating rink and great shopping, as well as filled with beautiful architecture.

Circle Line Semi-Circle Cruise
Pictures from the Circle Line Semi-Circle Cruise of Manhattan. Traveling from 34th Street on the West Side to the Queensboro Bridge on the East Side, this tour is a great introduction to the New York Harbor.

Cherry Blossom Festival: Sakura Matsuri
See pictures of the Cherry Blossoms and Cherry Blossom Festival at Brooklyn Botantic Garden.

Radio City Music Hall - Stage Door Tour Pictures
See pictures of the interior of Radio City Music Hall from the Stage Door Tour. The Stage Door Tour at Radio City Music Hall offers visitors a behind the scenes look at Radio City Music Hall.

St. Patrick's Day Parade Pictures
One of New York City's largest parades, the St. Patrick's Parade features marching bands, firefighters and Irish organizations from throughout the Northeast United States. The St. Patrick's Day Parade features no floats or balloons -- many gather to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in New York City to watch the parade.

Easter Parade and Easter Bonnet Festival
See pictures from the Easter Bonnet Festival in New York City. Also known as the Easter Parade, you can see folks showing off their Easter Bonnets during this annual event on Fifth Avenue.

American Museum of Natural History Photos
Enjoy a preview of one of New York City's most popular museums, famous for its impressive collection of dinosaur bones, full-sized Blue Whale model and great planetarium.

Bryant Park Pictures
See pictures of Bryant Park in New York City. Located behind the New York Public Library, Bryant Park is a peaceful oasis in midtown Manhattan.

The Beast: Circle Line Speed Boat Ride
See pictures from the Beast Speed Boat ride from Circle Line. This high-energy ride is thrilling and offers visitors a great view of the Statue of Liberty.

Madison Square Garden All Access Tour
See pictures from the All Access Tour at Madison Square Garden. The All Access Tour at Madison Square Garden offers visitors a chance to see team locker rooms, the arena, the theater, and even into the private dining room and other VIP areas.

Federal Reserve Bank of New York Pictures
See pictures from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

Manhattan Children's Museum - CMOM
Thinking about visiting the Manhattan Children's Museum? See pictures of the Manhattan Children's Museum's many exhibits.

David Blaine - Drowned Alive
See pictures of David Blaine in Drowned Alive in May 2006 at Lincoln Center in New York City.

Brooklyn Children's Museum
Pictures from the Brooklyn Children's Museum

Pictures from New York City's Most Popular Art Museum
Metropolitan Museum of Art Pictures

FAO Schwarz Toy Store Pictures
FAO Schwarz is a classic New York City store and rightly so. With a long history in New York City, FAO Schwarz is a great place to shop for all the kids and young-at-heart folks on your ictures of

New York's Village Halloween Parade Pictures
New York's Village Halloween Parade is the largest Halloween celebration in the world. See pictures of costumed marchers, the parade's signature puppets and even marching bands from New York's Village Halloween Parade.

Zabars Food Market
See pictures from Zabars, one of New York City's unique food markets. Zabars offers outstanding smoked fish, prepared foods and gourmet groceries on the Upper West Side.

Rockefeller Center Pictures
See pictures of Rockefeller Center in Midtown Manhattan. Rockefeller Center is home to New York City's most famous Christmas Tree, an ice skating rink and great shopping, as well as filled with beautiful architecture.

The Beast: Circle Line Speed Boat Ride
See pictures from the Beast Speed Boat ride from Circle Line. This high-energy ride is thrilling and offers visitors a great view of the Statue of Liberty.

Entrance to the Morgan Library and Museum
See pictures from The Morgan Library and Museum, including JP Morgan's library and study and a Gutenberg Bible.

Circle Line Semi-Circle Cruise
Pictures from the Circle Line Semi-Circle Cruise of Manhattan. Traveling from 34th Street on the West Side to the Queensboro Bridge on the East Side, this tour is a great introduction to the New York Harbor.

New York City New Cuisine Chocolate Tour Pictures
See pictures from the New York City New Cuisine Chocolate Tour, including the pictures of the various chocolate shops visited during the tour.

Madison Square Garden All Access Tour
See pictures from the All Access Tour at Madison Square Garden. The All Access Tour at Madison Square Garden offers visitors a chance to see team locker rooms, the arena, the theater, and even into the private dining room and other VIP areas.

Waldorf=Astoria Exterior
See pictures from the art deco Waldorf=Astoria Hotel. Pictures include the hotel's famous lobbies and exterior, as well as suites.

The Original Greenwich Village Food and Culture Walking Tour Photo Gallery
See pictures from The Original Greenwich Village Food and Culture Walking Tour offered by Foods of New York. The pictures include a variety of stores, restaurants and buildings in Greenwich Village that are featured on the walking tour.

Radio City Music Hall - Stage Door Tour Pictures
See pictures of the interior of Radio City Music Hall from the Stage Door Tour. The Stage Door Tour at Radio City Music Hall offers visitors a behind the scenes look at Radio City Music Hall.

Liberty Pole
New York played an important role in Revolutionary Era in the United States. See some of the important sights in Lower Manhattan that played an important role in New York City life during the Revolutionary Era.

Federal Reserve Bank of New York Pictures
See pictures from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York.

Manhattan Children's Museum - CMOM
Thinking about visiting the Manhattan Children's Museum? See pictures of the Manhattan Children's Museum's many exhibits.

St. Patrick's Day Parade Pictures
One of New York City's largest parades, the St. Patrick's Parade features marching bands, firefighters and Irish organizations from throughout the Northeast United States. The St. Patrick's Day Parade features no floats or balloons -- many gather to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in New York City to watch the parade.

David Blaine - Drowned Alive
See pictures of David Blaine in Drowned Alive in May 2006 at Lincoln Center in New York City.

Easter Parade and Easter Bonnet Festival
See pictures from the Easter Bonnet Festival in New York City. Also known as the Easter Parade, you can see folks showing off their Easter Bonnets during this annual event on Fifth Avenue.

Pictures from the Museum of Modern Art Permanent Collection
See pictures from the Permanent Collection at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York City.

Pictures from the Brooklyn Children's Museum
Pictures from the Brooklyn Children's Museum

Metropolitan Museum of Art Pictures
Pictures from New York City's most popular art museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

American Museum of Natural History Pictures
See pictures from the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. Pictures include many exhibits, from the great whale to dinosaur bones at the AMNH.

Times Square Pictures
One of New York City's most popular attractions, millions of visitors flock to Times Square every year. Whether you're curious about what it looks like or want to reminisce about a recent visit, check out our Times Square pictures.

FAO Schwarz Toy Store Pictures
FAO Schwarz is a classic New York City store and rightly so. With a long history in New York City, FAO Schwarz is a great place to shop for all the kids and young-at-heart folks on your ictures of

Central Park Movie Location Pictures
See pictures of popular spots in Central Park featured in many movies. Central Park has been featured in the filming of over 200 movies since 1908. Pictures include Sheeps Meadow, the Plaza Hotel, the Carousel, and more.

Statue of Liberty Observatory Tour Pictures
Pictures from the Statue of Liberty Museum and Observatory Tour. Includes pictures of the Statue of Liberty's original torch and pictures of the inside of the Statue of Liberty.

Lower East Side: Birthplace of Dreams Walking Tour Pictures
Pictures from the Lower East Side: Birthplace of Dreams cell phone Walking Tour by Talking Street

Chelsea Market Photo Gallery: Pictures of Chelsea Market
See a photo gallery of a recent trip to New York City's Chelsea Market, in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City. Featuring photos of Chelsea Market, pictures of food, and other Chelsea pictures.

Madame Tussauds New York: Picture Gallery
Pictures from Madame Tussauds New York in Times Square. Includes pictures of George Clooney, Jennifer Aniston, Brad Pitt, Lance Armstrong, Usher and Paris Hilton.

Pictures of the New York City Skyline from Gantry Plaza
Gantry Plaza State Park is located in Long Island City and offers fantastic views of the Manhattan skyline, whether you want to see it at night, or during the day. Piers and a grassy picnic area make this a great place to view the skyline or experience the Fourth of July fireworks over the East River.

Campbell Apartment Photo Gallery
Located in Grand Central, The Campbell Apartment is an outstanding choice if you want to get a drink while you wait for a train or just want to experience the gorgeously restored apartment of John W. Campbell. The Campbell Apartment is famous for its Prohibition Punch and pours excellent drinks, at a premium price.

The Oak Bar Photo Gallery
Check out these pictures of The Oak Bar in the Plaza Hotel. The Oak Bar in the Plaza Hotel has appeared in many movies, including "North by Northwest".

Sex & The City Tour Pictures
See pictures of Sex and the City locations from around New York City. These pictures depict a variety of locations from Sex and the City.

Sex & The City Photo Gallery
See New York City through the eyes of Carrie, Samantha, Miranda, and Charlotte on this 'Sex & the City' photo tour of Manhattan. Includes pictures of Magnolia Bakery, Jimmy Choo's and the Church Around the Corner.

Pictures of the World Trade Center Site - September 2005
See pictures of the WTC site at Ground Zero from late September 2005. Four years after the attacks on 9/11, rebuilding progress is slow at the World Trade Center site.

Washington Square Park Pictures - Pictures of Washington Square Park in Greenwich Village
See photos of Washington Square Park in Greenwich Village, including its famous arch.

Pictures of the World Trade Center Site - September 2005
See pictures from a visit to Ground Zero six months after the events of 9/11. These photos were taken in March 2002 in New York City.

Pictures from Ground Zero One Year After 9/11
See pictures of the WTC site at Ground Zero from September 2002. Twelve months after the events of 9/11, these photos show the slow progress toward clearing the World Trade Center area.

Pictures of the World Trade Center Site - One Year After 9/11
See what the World Trade Center area looked like almost a year after 9/11. Plans for the development of the World Trade Center were not yet finalized, but construction continued.

The Cloisters in Fort Tyron Park Picture Gallery - Pictures from The Cloisters
See pictures from The Cloisters in Fort Tyron Park in Upper Manhattan. The Cloisters is America's only museum exclusively displaying medieval art and is a branch of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Shooting "The Sopranos"
If you're a fan of "The Sopranos" you'll love this tour. It leaves from New York City and takes you to many of the locations where "The Sopranos" is filmed. Includes pictures of Satriele's and the Bada Bing!

Brooklyn Bridge & Beyond
Explore some tasty destinations in Brooklyn Heights and experience the view from the Brooklyn Bridge.

New York City Greenmarkets
Thoughout New York City, farm fresh produce, flowers, meats and more are available for sale at Greenmarkets. Find a greenmarket near you and see pictures of the Union Square market here.

David Blaine in Bryant Park
Read about David Blaine's Vertigo stunt and see pictures of him standing upon a 10 story pillar in New York City!

Halloween Extravaganza and Procession of the Ghouls: Photo Gallery
See a series of photos from St. John the Divine's annual Halloween Extravaganza and the Procession of the Ghouls. Photos detailing costumes included in Ralph Lee's Procession of the Ghouls.

New York City Marathon Photo Gallery -- How many people are involved in the...
The Annual New York City Marathon features over 35,000 athletes, 12,000 volunteers and 2 million spectators. See photos of the New York City Marathon in Manhattan.

NYLA Photo Gallery: Inside Britney Spears' Restaurant
Take a peek inside NYLA, a New York City restaurant owned in part by Britney Spears.

La Boheme Photo Gallery
Get a glimpse at the set and costumes from Baz Lurhmann's production of Puccini's La Bohemè with these pictures.

Chocolate Show 2004 Chocolate Fashion Show Pictures
Pictures of the Chocolate Fashion Show from the 2004 Chocolate Show.

Share Your Favorite New York City Photo
Here's your chance to share your favorite New York City photo. Submit your favorite New York City photo for inclusion on About.com's New York City Travel site. See submissions

Statue of Liberty
See photos of the Statue of Liberty from Liberty Island, as well as pictures of Lower Manhattan.

Winter 2005 Restaurant Week Lunch at Gramercy Tavern
See the various courses and beverages we enjoyed at our Restaurant Week lunch at Gramercy Tavern. From bourbon spiked Greenmarket Cider to the Peanut Butter Parfait we enjoyed for dessert, experience the Gramercy Tavern meal along with us.

Pictures of the World Trade Center Site - September 2005
See pictures of the WTC site at Ground Zero from late September 2005. Four years after the attacks on 9/11, rebuilding progress is slow at the World Trade Center site.

Ellis Island from Liberty Island
Pictures from the Ellis Island Immigration Museum. Includes pictures of the Wall of Honor, the Great Hall and displays at Ellis Island.

Empire State Building Photos from the 102nd Floor
See photos from the 102nd Floor of the Empire State Building. The 102nd Floor Observatory offers visitors a fantastic view of New York City, albeit from behind glass.

A "Sex & The City" Tour Through New York City
See New York City sights where "Sex & the City" is filmed. Including Jimmy Choo's -- one of Carrie's favorite shoe boutiques.

Yankee Stadium Pictures
See pictures from Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. Includes pictures of Monument Park in Yankee Stadium.

Carrie Bradshaw's Front Stoop
See a photo of where exteriors of Carrie Bradshaw's apartment were filmed for Sex & The City.

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