A redeveloped industrial area along the East River in Queens, Long Island City is known for its gleaming high-rises with sweeping views of Manhattan. Innovative art galleries and performance spaces, as well as pockets of trendy bars and restaurants, appeal to local artists and young professionals. MoMA PS1 showcases cutting-edge art and hosts seasonal dance parties. Locals enjoy the quiet riverfront park while viewing the amazing NYC midtown skyline.
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(42-22 22nd St Long Island City, NY 11101)
Silvercup Studios is a fully equipped film studio where the iconic TV hit show Sopranos was shot.
It offers 23 sound stages as well as a fully equipped lighting and grip department.
(5-25 46th Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101)
Large outdoor market with vendors selling antiques, collectibles & food every summer weekend.
(11-11 44th Drive, Long Island City, NY 11101)
Large and colorful rock-climbing gym offering multiple faces & a rappel tower for adults & kids.
(4-09 47th Road, Long Island City, NY 11101)
Gantry Plaza State Park has sweeping views of the world famous New York City skyline. This quiet
riverfront park is front row to Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Extravaganza along the East River.
(22-25 Jackson Avenue, Long Island City, NY 11101)
MOMA PS1 is the sister museum of MOMA in Manhattan.
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