Places to Go on The Upper East Side, NYC

Taking a day off from class?
Enjoy one of these active adventure destinations on the Upper East Side.

1. Central Park Zoo

5th Ave. and East 64th St.
New York, NY 10021
Find over 130 species at the Central Park Zoo, from giant grizzly bears to tiny leaf cutter ants.

2. Metropolitan Museum of Art

1000 5th Ave.
New York, NY 10028
At New York City’s most visited museum and attraction, you will experience over 5,000 years of art from around the world.

3. Guggenheim Museum

1071 5th Ave.
New York, NY 10128
The Guggenheim is an internationally renowned art museum and architectural icon as well as a cultural center, educational institution and the heart of an international network of museums.

4. Steep Rock Bouldering

1506 Lexington Ave.
New York, NY 10029
Neighborhood rock climbing gym offering classes, gear and events.

5. East River Greenway

Along the East River, from East 34th St. to East 125th St.
New York, NY
The East River Greenway is a great place to take a walk or bike ride and enjoy the views.


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