Jenkins Family NYC Itinerary

March 14th & 15th, 2023

NYC Hotel Location

Hyatt Centric Times Square


135 W. 45th St.


(646) 364-1234

empire state building

Tuesday March 14th

Central Park, Sightseeing Walk on 5th Ave, Empire State Building & Sunset Cruise

  • Walk 15-minutes to:

     9:30 a.m. Columbus Circle & Central Park:

    • Wollman Rink
    • The Mall & Literary Walk
    • The Bethesda Fountain & Terrace
    • The Bow Bridge
    • The Reservoir
  • 11:30 a.m. Sightseeing Walk down 5th Ave:

    • The Plaza Hotel
    • Patrick’s Cathedral (free, go in!)
    • Saks 5th Ave (Tip: best restrooms on the 4th floor!)
    • Rockefeller Plaza (Tip: fun, casual restaurants on rink level of 30 Rock)
    • New York Public Library (free, go in!)
    • Bryant Park
  • Walk 8-minutes to:

    3:00 p.m. VIP Admission: Empire State Building, 20 W 34th St.

    Order # 20230213-24378840

  • Take a car (approx. 10-15 minutes) to:

    6:15 p.m. Admission: Classic Harbor Line Sunset Cruise, Chelsea Piers-Pier 62

    Note: Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in and get boarding passes.

    Booking #155836938

  • Walk 6-minutes to:

    8:00 p.m. Dinner Reservation: Empire Diner, 210 10th Ave.

    Note: Reserved with a credit card. Please call by 6 p.m. to cancel or there will be a $25 per guest charge. (212) 335-2277

    Take a car (approx. 10- minutes) to your hotel.

statue of liberty

Wednesday March 15th

Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island, 9/11 Memorial & Museum, Financial District Historical Sightseeing Walk

  • 8:00 a.m. Take the subway (approx. 30 minutes) to Battery Park.

    Subway Instructions: From your hotel, walk 6 minutes to Times Square-42nd St. Station. Tap your phone or enabled credit card on the OMNY screen at the turnstile. Board a DOWNTOWN 1 Train to South Ferry. Walk 6 minutes to Castle Clinton National Monument in Battery Park.

  • 9:00 a.m. Admission: Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island, Depart from Castle Clinton National Monument in Battery Park.

     Note: Arrive 20 minutes early for security. Confirmation #16347994

  • Walk 7 minutes to:

    5:00 p.m. Sightseeing Walk in the Financial District:

    • Trinity Church
    • New York Stock Exchange
    • Federal Hall
    • Charging Bull
    • Fraunces Tavern
    • Stone Street
  • 6:30 p.m. Dinner: Mad Dog and Beans Mexican Cantina, 83 Pearl St.

    Note: Walk-in whenever you arrive. No reservation necessary.

    Tip: Get the guac!

    Take a car to your hotel.