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Grand Central Terminal

Open today: 5:30 AM - 2:00 AM
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Grand Central Terminal is the most extraordinary public space in New York City. Opened to the public in 1913, this historic train terminal is a world-famous landmark in Midtown. Its rich history is a story of immense wealth and great engineering...more
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89 E 42nd Street, New York City, NY 10017-5503
Midtown East
(212) 340-2583
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Reviewed yesterday

The central terminal has a beautiful facade, plenty of people coming and going giving the busy look to the place,

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Frederic J
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Traveling through GCS is a pleasure. From the smiles of passersby to the feeling of great security provided by military and NYPD, to the kind and oh so patient ticket counter staff, it's an easy place to navigate and a fun place to be! The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank drsunshine108
Reviewed yesterday

As many times as I have traveled through Grand Central, I never get tired of looking up at the magnificent ceiling in the Grand Concourse and all of the beautiful architectural details around there. Don't miss this building! In December, we went specifically for the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank greattripsrw
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Definitely worth a visit just to see it. I enjoyed the architecture, variety of food available and various shops to browse.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank rmilledgeville
Reviewed yesterday

Fabulous building although the eateries below the concourse were not so impressive. It was packed and quite smelly.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank foodyjules
Reviewed yesterday

visit the classic "frozen in time" Oyster Bar. Four generation of family have visited this jewl and it remains awesome

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 108colinc
Reviewed yesterday

so much history and outstandingly beautiful architecture. Really interesting to take a walking tour. There are free tours (where you tip what you feel they were worth) or some that charge a nominal amount but either way, this is something both tourists and New Yorkers...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank runninonlaughter
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic place, have seen it in so many movies and it doesn't disappoint. The main clock is valued at 10-15 million dollars. Just remember and look up when you are here, the ceiling is something else... not going to spoil it for you....just enjoy.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank jazzajimbo
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's a very cool building and very architecturally pretty. But if your not near it don't rush out of your way

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Scott P
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place for food court Apple stores and best connections for trains Also love the shopping area Great meeting point for people

Date of experience: January 2019
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5 January 2019|
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Response from 792ajais | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is free wifi.
5 January 2019|
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Response from Karen G | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if they have WiFi.
Nicole M
27 November 2018|
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Response from alexf676 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry unable to answer as we visited as tourists and did not use or needed to use elevators.