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Upper East Side: Tours & Tickets

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High-rent neighborhood of New York City located along one side of Central Park, which is predominately residential with town homes and apartment buildings along with pricey shops, restaurants, and architectural gems such as the Guggenheim Museum and...more
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite the light rain falling today, my wife and I took a walk around the East 50's and 60's mainly to gawk at the fine old homes on virtually every block. The architecture is rather European, to my eyes, and the real estate prices and...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed July 26, 2019

The Upper East Side of Manhattan has long been known for old money in New York City (Rockefellers, Roosevelts, Kennedys, etc.). The real estate has been some of the priciest in the city. The Upper East Side includes Park Ave., Madison Ave., and Fifth Ave....More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed April 23, 2019

On my most recent trip I stayed on the Upper East Side of Manhattan right off Central Park. I walked everywhere. I enjoyed the fact that the north end of Central Park was right across the street from the Airbnb where I stayed. It was...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed April 19, 2019 via mobile

Amazing district in nyc and worth visiting to see how the other half live! Elegant residences, much quieter than other districts in Manhattan and crammed full of art galleries, museums and wonderful restaurants and shops!

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed January 18, 2019

If you are visiting NYC but staying in a more affordable neighborhood, it is worth spending one day in The Upper East Side. Beautiful museums, lovely streets to walk and terrific restaurants. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank misopiso88
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

The Upper East Side is a wonderful upscaled residential area. In addition, it is a great area to explore if you visit the city. There are several avenues to the east of Central Park (Madison, Lexington, Park...). There are many shopping opportunities, department stores (Bloomingdale’s...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

It's quite obvious leaving Central Park to the east, that you enter a different and richer part of Manhattan. The sound is so much lower and the traffic much lighter than going a few hundred meters South. It's a nice neighbourhood for living I think...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

I was reading the reviews that reported how expensive the restaurants are and I thought I as a resident on the edge of the UES might be able to help visitors. The museums are great as are the tony shops on Madison Avenue but if...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Joseph K
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Safe area but socialist Mayor and City Council is taxing us to death. Live in cooperative and properly taxes are laughable on a per square foot basis. Homeless problems are not as bad as other areas of our Country.... mass transit is descent despite our...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed June 7, 2018

The Upper East Side is quite popular as a residential address amongst locals and it also has some really nice restaurants. Its a nice place to hang out and if you are in this side of the town.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Upper East Side
Combining quiet residential neighbourhoods that have
easy access to Central Park with world-famous cultural
institutions, the Upper East Side is one of the most
livable places in the city. Along beautiful Fifth
Avenue, you’ll find Museum Mile, which houses many of
the nation's most famous attractions in a single
stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
Guggenheim Museum. Walk a few blocks into the
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