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Trapeze School New York

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Address: 353 West St, Rooftop, New York City, NY 10014-3674
Phone Number: +1 212-242-8769
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08:00 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 22:30
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes
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Trapeze School New York (TSNY) is dedicated to making flying trapeze...

Trapeze School New York (TSNY) is dedicated to making flying trapeze available to anyone who seeks inspiration, challenge, fitness or just a couple hours of unique fun! Our mission every day is to create a safe, fun, challenging environment where our students strive to surpass limitations and feel the freedom of flight. All experience levels welcome, come see what you can do!! Forget Fear. Worry about the addiction! (R)

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So much fun, great staff!

My boyfriend and I went to their Brooklyn location to try trapeze for the first time and we loved it! While we were hesitant to start (both of us were a bit scared of heights and... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 October 2016
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

My boyfriend and I went to their Brooklyn location to try trapeze for the first time and we loved it! While we were hesitant to start (both of us were a bit scared of heights and never did anything like this before), the staff was incredibly patient and supportive as they helped us overcome our fears. By the time it... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

Highly recommended! Great fun flying above the rooftop in NYC. Me and my 17yo daughter had a great time (I'm the 52yo Dad). A little scary at first but the thrill overcomes that quickly. Staff was great - very informative and took safety very seriously. As for the bad reviews - they sound like whiners to me. Yes this takes... More 

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Thank talitu
New York City, New York
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016

Ok, so this is my personal review as a first time trapeze flyer, yours maybe entirely different! Let me begin by saying I am an adventure junkie, and a young woman in my late twenties, reasonably fit (I do have those last 10 pounds to lose) and I was really excited about this class! We were less than the max... More 

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New York City
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Took my nieces on two separate occasions this summer to the TSNY and can highly recommend. They had such a great time and said it was the best part of their NYC visit. Good location, great views, and incredible staff. Hal, Travis and Annie couldn't be nicer or more supportive. Hats off to you!!!

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Thank NYCTravelMan
Tel Aviv, Israel
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57 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

The good news: no midday sun (it's indoors). The bad news: no air conditioning. Also, the price is outrageously high. The class was very professionally run. While the newbies were getting instructions on how to do their first trick, they let students with experience go up a few times. The instructors were friendly and helped me improve. I had a... More 

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New York City, New York
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166 reviews
74 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2015

I did trapeze for my birthday one year and it was the most fun ever. It's a bit difficult and can be scary for someone with heights but it is really fun. I used to be a gymnast so it was awesome for me. It was $90 for the first time and gets cheaper each time you go. The instructors... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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135 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

I went with two friends to the Coney Island location expecting to have the time of my life. Instead, I left feeling let down and disappointed. The instructors are nice, but unless you whine or complain (not my thing) they don't give you anything beyond the basic instruction. I was told I had to listen. My friend however, got instruction... More 

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47 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

Just drove by and saw the sign at Pier 40. Looked it up online and my wife and I found the first open class to sign up. This has to be a must do experience. I'm afraid of heights but who cares. We did it and it was the highlight of our trip. Hal and Travis (forgot the young lady... More 

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51 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

I did a class last January during a week long trip to NYC. The instructors were exceptional and it is a highlight of my travels so far. I would definitely recommend this! I did buy the pictures afterwards and did not feel the quality of them was worth the amount that was charged. I would recommend that a friend just... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Amazing experience! Amazing instructors and staff full of encouragement for beginners. Worth the trip to DC!!!

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