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New York for Christmas: A Festive Celebration
There’s nothing quite like New York City for Christmas, from the Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall to the festive decorations of Rockefeller Plaza, come find your holiday spirit.
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Program No. 20446RJ
5 days
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Christmas in New York! It's a magical time, from elaborate department store window displays to the skating rink and Christmas tree at Rockefeller Plaza, from the iconic Rockettes at Radio City Music Hall to an 18th-century nativity at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and bustling Times Square specially lit up for the splendor of the season.
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Let's Go!
Walking 2-3 miles per day with lots of stairs. All transfers throughout the program are by public transportation.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Take your seat for the Radio City Christmas Spectacular, featuring the world-famous Rockettes.
  • Walk with a local expert on the city through glittering Midtown to the hustle and bustle of Times Square and festive Rockefeller Center.
  • Visit the the Cathedral of St. John the Divine and the famous Christmas tree at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
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Molly Goodrich
Molly Goodrich is co-director of Explore New York and is a licensed New York City guide. Director of the Carlo Lamagna Gallery for five years, Molly has served as a corporate art consultant and also taught contemporary American art in London through Syracuse University.
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