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Broadway, New York City

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Explore America's famed Broadway theater district during your trip to New York City. Since 1883, when Metropolitan Opera House relocated to West 39th Street and Broadway, this part of the city has served as a major attraction for locals and tourists, offering outstanding live-theater performances. The district is located in Midtown Manhattan and is known to many as the heart of the city for its historic and artistic value. See award-winning plays and musicals, classic theater pieces, and though-provoking, original work at any of its renowned theaters. If you don't have time to sit through an entire play, simply walk around and wonder at the district's neon lights and fast-paced crowds. Make Broadway a centerpiece of your New York City vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our New York City trip planner.
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  • The experience of Broadway is like no other! We loved WICKED! It was an amazing vocal performance as well as stunning set design. The theater was comfortable and every seat in the house gives you a go...  more »
  • I was impressed with the range of talent that the actors on broadway possess. It was my first broadway play but I endeavor to not make it be my last.  more »
  • It is really crowded, busy and something not for children. The lights and colors are amazing. But there are lots of people, I mean lots of people. Crazy amounts of people.  more »
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  • One of the most famous places on Earth. I love this place from my dreams of youth.
  • I like the theatres here
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