We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

“Breathtaking experience ”

Grand Central Terminal
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 9.00*
and up
Grand Central Terminal Audio Tour
Ranked #11 of 1,208 things to do in New York City
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Grand Central Terminal is the most extraordinary public space in New York City. Opened to the public in 1913, this historic train terminal is a world-famous landmark in Midtown. Its rich history is a story of immense wealth and great engineering. Grand Central is one of the busiest train stations in the world, with approximately 750,000 visitors every day. It is the home of Metro-North Railroad, a subway station, iconic restaurants, shops, and the world's most alluring Apple Store. Some of the highlights to see along your tour of Grand Central include the opal-faced clock, valued at $20 million, above the Information Booth, the Largest Tiffany Glass Clock in the World below the 48-foot, 1500-ton Transportation statue overlooking 42nd Street at Park Avenue, and the mystifying acoustics of the Whispering Gallery in front of the Oyster Bar and Restaurant. Audio and guided tours are available for those with a passion for history. More information regarding tours and ways to plan your visit can be found on the Grand Central Terminal website.
Useful Information: Stairs / lift, Bathroom facilities, Food available for purchase, Wheelchair access
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Never saw a station with a lot of history going on. The station is just superb place to go and experience the beauty of the structure,. A lot of place to get a bite or even a cup of Joe.

The restroom is clean (a lot of review I read that Public restroom in NYC are dirty but I experience otherwise.

Will I come here again? Yes I do

Thank kazama82
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (38,985)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More languages
All reviews
"oyster bar"
in 1,226 reviews
"beautiful building"
in 1,394 reviews
"main hall"
in 585 reviews
"apple store"
in 588 reviews
"whispering gallery"
in 278 reviews
"beautiful station"
in 274 reviews
"food market"
in 300 reviews
"new york"
in 2,409 reviews
"shake shack"
in 237 reviews
"great architecture"
in 321 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 803 reviews
"audio tour"
in 459 reviews
"people watch"
in 491 reviews
"the hustle and bustle"
in 345 reviews
"constellations"
in 507 reviews
"gct"
in 450 reviews
"commuters"
in 585 reviews
Filter

1,524 - 1,528 of 38,985 reviews

Reviewed 6 April 2018

If you're in NY you need to visit the Grand Central Terminal. Anyway, do not expect too much, you'll come across the travellers and turists like you trying to get the best shot.
What spoiled the "charm" was the exhibition of mobile phones upstairs which did not go with the station's style at all.

Thank EOI E
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Beautiful huge building. The main hall is stunning. Well worth a visit. There’s a decent food court you can access down on the lower level too

Thank Dave F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

I’ve been here a few times, and it is always a pleasure to use public transportation means and arrive in a place where you want to stay for a while and enjoy the beauty of the building.

Thank IndraRojo
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 6 April 2018

So glad to see the thriving restored building.
So much to explore. Also, there were quite a lot of very good looking places. I was sorry we had eaten before coming there.

Thank TTU_TRAVEL_FAN
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Grand Central Terminal also viewed

 

Been to Grand Central Terminal? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing