New York Water Taxi (NYWT) is an affiliate company of The Durst Organization Inc. A partnership venture between Douglas Durst and Tom Fox, NYWT has been a New York fixture since 2002, beginning with a spunky fleet of five distinctive black and yellow checkered vessels. Today, the iconic 12-vessel fleet also includes the vessels of our sister organization Circle Line Downtown. Their mission is to provide entertaining, stimulating, and enlightening ways to see New York City’s dazzling skyline, celebrated bridges, and lush waterfront parks, while maintaining a community-conscious fleet that honors our cherished waterways. Our professional crew and staff provide the best customer service this side of the Hudson by maintaining only the highest standards for ourselves and our customers. Enjoy the ride!
Celebrating its 70th Anniversary in 2015, Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises at 42nd Street has hosted more than 60 million passengers in NYC. Sailing since 1945, Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises is owned and operated by New York Cruise Lines. It is New York’s oldest and largest provider of scheduled and chartered sightseeing and special function cruises. Residents and tourists can choose from five different leisurely tours including a Full Island Cruise, a Semi-Circle Cruise, Liberty Cruise, twilight Harbor Lights Cruise or a 30-minute thriller boat ride aboard The Beast, coupled with convenient schedules to accommodate guests needs, state-of-the-art vessels, first class service and attentive crews. Cruises are not only designed to provide the best viewing opportunities, but to also be informative, comfortable and entertaining as well. Today, the company is recognized as one of the most famous boat rides in the world and is one of the oldest 42nd Street landmarks. Circle Line Sightseeing Cruises is not affiliated with Circle Line Downtown.
The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum features the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid, the space shuttle Enterprise, the world’s fastest jets and a guided missile submarine. Through exhibitions, educational programming and the foremost collection of technologically groundbreaking aircraft and vessels, visitors of all ages and abilities are taken on an interactive journey through history to learn about American innovation and bravery. The Museum includes the Space Shuttle Pavilion, home to Enterprise, the world’s first space shuttle that paved the way for America’s successful Space Shuttle Program. On display are more than two dozen authentically restored aircraft, including the Lockheed A-12 Blackbird, the world’s fastest military jet and spy plane, and the British Airways Concorde, the fastest commercial aircraft to ever cross the Atlantic Ocean.
The Museum of Modern Art’s renowned collection of modern and contemporary art includes Vincent van Gogh’s The Starry Night and Andy Warhol’s Gold Marilyn Monroe, along with works by Jackson Pollock, Jasper Johns, Cindy Sherman, Elizabeth Murray, and many other great artists of our time. MoMA’ collection also showcases photography, film, architecture, design, media, and performance art, and offers shopping and fine and casual dining options.
Helicopter Flight Services started in 1985 by Topsy Taylor and John Kjekstad with a Bell 206 Jet Ranger. In the years since, Helicopter Flight Services has grown into the premier provider of helicopter aviation services in the Tri State area. With a fleet of 7 Bell 407's, one Sikorsky S76 C+ and a new Bell 429, Helicopter Flight Services can meet all of your aviation needs.Helicopter Flight Services, New York offers sightseeing tours, charters, airport transfers, custom helicopter tours and flight training. Helicopter Flight Services is the premier provider of helicopter aviation services in the Tri State area.
Free Tours by Foot offers pay-what-you-like tours of NYC neighborhoods, many of which are serviced on an Open Loop route. There is no cost to take these tours. You only pay what you think it was worth or what you could afford.
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Before you visit the 9/11 Memorial Pools & Museum at Ground Zero, Come Experience the "Ground Zero Museum Workshop" and see why Trip Advisor just awarded their 2015 “Hall of Fame Award” for being a 5-Star rated Tour for five years straight. For Tickets Call ZERVE at (212) 209-3370 and mention code GZ-OPL for $7 off any Adult ticket.