Category: Places

Apollo Theater

The landmark in New York City that is being focused on is the Apollo Theater. The reason for this specific focus on the Apollo Theater is because of its rich history throughout the past 100 years or so. The Theater has played host to many artists such as Duke Ellington, Sammy Davis Jr., Jimi Hendrix, …

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Radio City Music Hall

Radio City Music Hall, one of the most famous tourist attraction's in New York City has been located in Rockefeller Center since December 1932. Home of the Radio City Rockettes and the annual Christmas Spectacular, Radio City is a prime hub of the entertainment industry in New York City. It's interior and exterior art-deco designs add to the contribution it has had as one of New York's historic landmarks.

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Governors Island

Governor’s Island is a large island situated directly in New York Harbor south of the tip of Manhattan. In recent years, Governor’s Island has been converted and used as a New York City park; but for a majority of its history Governor’s Island served as a key military installation for the city.  Under Dutch and …

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Randall’s Island

  New York City’s Randall’s Island is a destination not only for New Yorkers, but for travelers far and wide. Located in the city’s East River, Randall’s Island is known today as an entertainment haven, complete with athletic fields, driving ranges, and concert venues. Additionally, the island is a transportation hub, hosting the Robert F. …

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