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Lincoln Square

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Address: Columbus Ave and Broadway, New York City, NY

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Amazing cultural village!

Amazing cultural village! World's top ballet NY City Ballet), symphonic orchestra (NY Philharmonic) opera (MET), school for the performing arts (Juliard) and more come together at... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 15 October 2016
DinetteNeuteboom
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Dongguang County, China
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Dongguang County, China
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Amazing cultural village! World's top ballet NY City Ballet), symphonic orchestra (NY Philharmonic) opera (MET), school for the performing arts (Juliard) and more come together at this wonderfully designed square.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 March 2016

I enjoyed the atmosphere: the musical venues, the restaurants (if you can, have a steak at the stake house there) and the people that you see while you listen to a concert.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2015

A High End Mall that is more than a Mall. This is an attraction with choices galore, and now they are adding on even more space. This is a shopaholics nirvana. What a great place to go and find distractions from around the world.

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015

The Metropolitan opera, New York philharmonic, and New York City Ballet surround Lincoln Center. They offer a walking tour of all 3 and the area in general. We did it as a part of the New York pass on a Saturday early afternoon. The tour takes around 1.5 hours and is informative. We had an Italian transplant give us the... More 

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Rochester Hills, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

This square was nice to visit. There was pretty fountains and building and we got to do a little shopping. It was a pretty fun time.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

It is the corner of Broadway and 66th street. As the name of tube station. There is a market in the morning, fruits veges cakes ... Good shops, restaurants, theatres around. Close to Central Park, close to Hudson River with newly refurbished park for walks. And close to Papa Jones, on 72th and Broadway, grocery and organic shopping, better and... More 

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Paris, France
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2015

Lincoln Square is the name of both a square and the surrounding neighborhood within the Upper West Side. Lincoln Square is centered on the intersection of Broadway and Columbus Avenue, between West 65th and West 66th streets. There is nothing specially interesting there, in comparison to so many other interesting sites in Manhattan.

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2014

It is definitely one of those quintessential NYC locales and is nice for at least one visit with those typical photos to show you made the usually tourist rounds.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2014

This are is a great place to just hang out, have a coffee, ice cream or just to watch the people. The buildings are lovely and the area is great for a picnic

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Winsford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

Although noisy from traffic during the day it has a lovely tree lined seating area from which you can people watch while having your morning coffee or late night drinks.

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Upper West Side
Nestled between Central Park and the Hudson River, the Upper West Side offers iconic architecture and a quiet, residential respite from the buzzing energy of downtown. Along Central Park West are many of the city’s most iconic apartment buildings, as well as the American Museum of Natural History, which has been welcoming visitors to its historic exhibit halls for over 140 years. Culture fans will love Lincoln Center, home to some of the world’s best opera, dance, film, and theatre performances, all centrally located around a beautiful fountain. Spanning the entire length of the Upper West Side, Riverside Park is ideal for a long, leisurely stroll in a quiet green space.
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