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Enjoy our Deluxe 2-day tour ticket along with 9/11 Memorial Museum entry and One World Observatory admission - a unique sightseeing package that's exclusive to Big Bus Tours New York.
Entry to the 9/11 Memorial Museum
Learn about the events of 9/11, including stories of loss and recovery.
The 9/11 Memorial Museum is the global focal point for preserving the history of the events of 9/11, documenting the impact of the attacks, and exploring 9/11's continuing significance. T&Cs: Tickets expire within 30 days of purchase. Please print your ticket voucher and present it at the museum's ticket window in exchanged for a timed visitation slot. Times are based on availability. It is recommended to pack lightly as large baggage is subject to mandatory storage.
One World Observatory Entry
The tallest building in the Western Hemisphere.
In less than sixty seconds, you'll be whisked to the top of the western hemisphere's tallest building in state-of-the-art elevators. Once at the top, you can admire New York's iconic sights and take in panoramic views from the 102nd floor. Don't miss the chance to explore three different levels filled with innovation and inspiration, including the See Forever Theater, stories of NYC told by City Pulse and global ambassadors, and the Sky Portal for a walk high above the streets of New York. T&Cs: e-vouchers must be redeemed with a Big Bus Tours staff member before entering One World Observatory. Following this, please present your ticket voucher at the OWO ticket desk in exchange for the next available timed ticket. Blackout dates: 26-27 November, 24, 25, & 31 December, and 1 January. Please note that the One World Observatory child ticket age is 6 - 12.
Liberty Island Cruise or Empire State Building Entry
Pick from two exciting attractions.
Your ticket entitles you to either a relaxing boat cruise to Liberty and Ellis Islands or admission to the famous Empire State Building. Visit Lady Liberty herself and explore the fascinating history of the Ellis Island Immigration Museum, or enjoy a classic taste of the Big Apple at the Empire State Building's 86th floor observation deck – the choice is yours! For further information, and to select your preferred experience, please redeem your ticket with a Big Bus Tours staff member before beginning your adventure.
Museum of the City of New York
Admission to the City Museum.
Begin your visit to the Big Apple by taking in the City Museum’s diverse exhibitions and short film, Timescapes, which explore the people and events that have shaped New York into one of the world’s greatest cities.
Explore the Big Apple at your own pace.
Our hop-on, hop-off bus tours give you the flexibility to plan your own itinerary and explore the best of New York’s landmarks for as little or as long as you like. Hop off the tour as many times as you like within the validity period of your ticket and simply hop on again when you're ready.
Take a bite of the Big Apple on our red route
Get to the beating heart of NYC on our Explore Downtown route. You'll be right in the midst of it as you travel through iconic areas like Times Square, 5th Avenue, Broadway and Wall street. Look up to see the city's famous skyscrapers, and enjoy fantastic views of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island from the Westside Highway. Along the way, our live guides will share amazing facts and stories as they point out everything worth seeing.
Visit Midtown and the Upper East Side on our blue route.
Discover the cultural capital of Manhattan on our Explore Uptown route. We pass all the must-see museums, galleries and theaters, from the Met to Madison Square Garden. Take in the sights of high-end 5th Avenue and Madison Avenue, and enjoy top-deck views of the hustle and bustle of Times Square. Our live guides will bring Manhattan to life with entertaining and educational anecdotes, giving you an insider's perspective on the city that never sleeps.
Hop on our purple route to see the best of Brooklyn.
Explore the famous sights of Brooklyn with Big Bus Tours. Enjoy top-deck views of Brooklyn Bridge, Propect Park, Grand Army Plaza, Fort Greene Park and much more, and learn about the history and culture of New York city's most populous borough from our expert live guides.
Change to our green route to see Harlem's highlights.
Don't miss the chance to explore Harlem on our open-top buses. This historically diverse neighborhood reflects an exciting myriad of different cultures, and is packed with passionate gospel choirs, soul-food restaurants and lively nightclubs. On the tour, you'll see iconic places like the Apollo Theater, American Museum of Natural History, Cathedral of St. John The Divine, and Grant's Tomb, while our live guides share fascinating facts and stories about the history of Harlem.
Soak up the sights of New York by Night.
Our Night Tour showcases all the iconic sights of the Big Apple, lit up at night. Our 2-hour panoramic tour begins at Stop#17: M&Ms World (7th Ave and West 48th St.), departing every 15-20 minutes between 6:00pm and 8:00pm.
See the famous sights of New York from the water.
Want to see Lady Liberty from prime position on the water? Circle Line's famous Liberty Cruise is included free with Deluxe tickets. Sightseeing Cruises depart from Pier 83, 42nd Street in Hudson River Park. It's recommended that you arrive 30 minutes prior to your departure time. Cruises operate at 10:30am & 2:30pm from March 10 – April 27; at 10:30am, 2:30pm & 4:30pm from April 28 – October 28; and at 10:00am & 1:30pm from October 29 to March 9.
Available in 10 languages on all buses.
Languages included: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Japanese, Mandarin, Korean and Russian. Listen in via complimentary headphones distributed when you board the bus.
Live English-speaking guides on all buses.
Our entertaining and experienced English-speaking guides offer an exciting and educational commentary throughout the duration of your tour.