10 things to see in New York City

7. One World Trade Center

One World Trade Center, NYC

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The recently completed tower One World Trade Center is the tallest structure in the western hemisphere, 540m tall. It was built at the location of the original World Trade Center complex, previously destroyed in 2001.

8. The Rockefeller center

Rockefeller Center NYC, Ice skating

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Rockefeller Center is a complex of 19 commercial buildings built by the Rockefeller family in the center of Midtown Manhattan. It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1987.

9. St. Patrick’s Cathedral

St. Patrick's Cathedral

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Although it might look tiny compared to the surrounding skyscrapers, the huge neo-Gothic St. Patrick’s cathedral is the largest church in New York. It is located across the street from the Rockefeller center.

10. Grand Central Terminal

Grand Central Terminal, New York

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Grand Central Station is not just New York’s most famous train station, it’s an attraction for itself, and one of the favorite meeting points for the New Yorkers. It is packed with shops, restaurants and often a place for art exhibits.