Grand Central Terminal, New York City

4.7
Experience the bustling feel of the city at its transportation center, Grand Central Terminal. With old-world charm and impressive turn-of-the-century architecture, the two-story station covers an area of 19 hectares (48 acres), making it one of the largest terminals in the world. Wander the buzzing main concourse to admire the high-vaulted ceilings adorned with constellations, or the four-face clock that serves as the station’s icon. Head into the station's concourses for a wide array of restaurants and shops, including a market where you can pick up local produce and meat. Plan to visit Grand Central Terminal during your New York City vacation using our convenient New York City trip maker .
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  • This hall is to be seen, it is quite mythical since you can see it in the movies. The size of the lobby is very real, very pleasant to contemplate from the stairs.
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  • The GCT is an icon of New York City, and although not much to do there but take photos and experience the rush of commuters, I was very happy to see this station and be able to witness the place that ...  more »
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