Many of New York’s key attractions are located within easy driving distance of Sunnyside, so it is a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Two attractions that should be at the top of every visitor’s to-do list is the fabulous Thalia Spanish Theatre and the iconic Museum for African Art. Two other interesting attractions you’ll find within a short distance of Sunnyside are the Museum of Moving Image and the P.S.1 Contemporary Art Center.
New York is world famous as home to the Statue of Liberty. This must-see attraction is only 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the middle of the city.
Spend some time in the central part of New York. Take the chance to visit the Empire State Building and Times Square. Before heading back to Sunnyside, it’s worth checking out the Chrysler Building and the Grand Central Terminal.
Sunnyside has a number of museums and theaters nearby that make great places to visit. There are many excellent places where you can spend a few hours including the 5 Pointz The Institute of Higher Burnin in Long Island City.
There are a number of beautiful natural destinations here so don’t miss the nearby green spaces. Read a book or newspaper in one of the parks and gardens, which include Queensbridge Park in Long Island City.
At the end of a long day seeing the sights around Sunnyside, rest up at one of the area’s bed-and-breakfasts, hotels or short-stay apartments. Check out the rooms and rates at the Z NYC Hotel, Long Island City, the Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, New York City in Queens, NY, Long Island City, or the Red Roof Inn Queens, Long Island City.