Bronx is a great place to stay while you are exploring New York as a large number of the area’s star attractions are nearby. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s list is the fabulous New York Botanical Gardens and the iconic Edgar Allan Poe Cottage. Two other interesting attractions that are nearby Bronx are the Lehman Center for the Performing Arts and the Bronx Museum of the Arts.
New York is celebrated throughout the world as home to the legendary the Statue of Liberty. It is just 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the center of the city.
Spend some time in the city center of New York. Visit the Empire State Building and Times Square. And, before returning to Bronx, it’s worth checking out the Chrysler Building and the Grand Central Terminal.
Bronx offers some interesting museums and theaters nearby that allow visitors to really get a feel for the area. Step inside some of the galleries and collections such as The Cloisters and the Bartow Pell Mansion Museum.
Finding somewhere convenient to stay in the Bronx area is a breeze. The Opera House Hotel, the Sheridan Hotel and the Howard Johnson Express Inn Bronx are just three of the many great places to stay around here.