NYC HOTEL LOCATION
Residence Inn, by Marriott, New York Downtown
World Trade Center Area
Address: 170 Broadway, New York, NY
Phone: (212) 600-8900
Friday November 25th
Financial District Sightseeing, 9/11 Museum, Wall Street Insider's Tour, The Seaport District & Dinner
Walk from your hotel, 5 minutes to:
9:00 a.m. Sightseeing Walk in Financial District (see map):
- Paul’s Chapel
- Trinity Church
- One World Trade Center (you can purchase tickets to go to the top)
- 9/11 Reflecting Pools
- Survival Tree
- The Sphere
10:00 a.m. National September 11th Museum, 180 Greenwich St.
Walk across the street (toward the Hudson River) to:
12:00 p.m. Lunch: Hudson Eats at Brookfield Place (many casual options in one place), 230 Vessey St.
Walk 13 minutes to:
1:30 p.m-3:00 p.m. Wall Street Insider’s Tour, 22 Broad Street. Arrive 15-minutes early.
Walk 2 minutes to your hotel.
Walk 10 minutes to:
5:00 p.m. Have a drink at one of the bars inside the Tin Building, 96 South St.
6:30 p.m. Dinner Options:
The Fulton, 89 South St. on Pier 17 (specializes in fish and seafood)
Carne Mare, 89 South St. on Pier 17 (specializes in steak and seafood)
Nightlife in the area:
The Dead Rabbit, 30 Water St.
The Cauldron, 47 Stone St.
Underdog, 55 Stone Street
Saturday November 26th
Explore Columbus Circle and Central Park, Sightseeing Down 5th Ave, Summit One Vanderbilt, Harbor Cruise & Dinner
10:00 a.m. Take a subway to Columbus Circle at Central Park.
Shop the Christmas Market at Central Park and Explore the park. Bike Rental Kiosk is located on Central Park West at Columbus Circle.
Walk 8 minutes to:
The Plaza Hotel, 5th Ave at Central Park South
Sightseeing Walk down 5th Ave:
- St. Patrick’s Cathedral (free!)
- Rockefeller Plaza
- New York Public Library (free!)
- Bryant Park Winter Village-Christmas Market and Ice Skating
- Times Square
Walk 15 minutes to:
3:00 p.m. Summit One Vanderbilt, 89 E 42nd St. The entrance for Summit is inside the main concourse of Grand Central via the Vanderbilt Passage. Purchase tickets online, in advance.
Take a car to:
6:15 p.m.-7:45 p.m. Classic Harbor Line Cruise-Cocoa and Carols Holiday Cruise, Chelsea Piers-Pier 62
Walk 15 minutes to:
8:15 p.m. Dinner: Estiatorio Milos, 500 W 33rd St. Inside 20 Hudson Yards-5th Level
Nightlife Options (within a very short drive):
The Skylark, 200 W 39th views looking out at Times Square
Bathtub Gin, 132 9th Ave. A hidden speakeasy inside a coffee shop.
Nubeluz, 25 W 28th St. Best rooftop bar in all of Manhattan. Atop the Ritz Carlton Hotel.