Murray Hill Vacations
Many of New York’s attractions can be found within easy reach of Murray Hill, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two attractions that should top every visitor’s to-do list is the fascinating NBC Studios and the iconic Rockefeller Center. Two other popular spots close by Murray Hill are the Top of the Rock Observation Deck and the Museum of Television and Radio.
Of course, people come from all the countries of the world to experience the Statue of Liberty, one of the best-loved attractions in the country. It is only 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the city center.
New York’s center is also full of fascinating sights, like the Empire State Building and Times Square. Before heading back to Murray Hill, you make also like to visit the Chrysler Building and the Grand Central Terminal.
Do make the effort to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make this region such a great vacation choice. In particular, you should make sure you check out Frick Collection, the Madame Tussauds Wax Museum and the Museum of Arts and Design. To catch home-grown and touring acts, pick up some tickets to the Radio City Music Hall, Broadway and Roseland Ballroom, one of the region’s premier performing arts venues. The area is a dream destination for lovers of art. Visit the American Folk Art Museum, the Whitney Museum of American Art and the Museum of Biblical Art.
If the weather is good head outside and enjoy the nearby green spaces. Nature lovers love to hang out in places like Bryant Park, the Madison Square Park and the Washington Square Park. There is a charming atmosphere here as well as well-designed gardens.
Grab your credit card and head to Macy's, Barney's and the Tiffany & Co. to get in some retail therapy.
At the end of a long day discovering the sights, sounds and smells of Murray Hill, get a good nights sleep in one of the area’s popular hotels or serviced apartments. The Roosevelt Hotel, New York City, the Edison Hotel and the Hotel Pennsylvania are among the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.