Enjoy almost 4 hectares (10 acres) of greenspace nestled in the heart of Manhattan at Bryant Park. Adjacent to the New York City Public Library, the park's expansive lawn, decorated with monumental sculptures and stately fountains, provides a place to sit and escape the bustling city. Feel like a kid again with a ride on the Heritage Carousel, or test your luck with a game of chess against a local. Stop by the Reading Room, the park's open-air library, to browse through a book or a copy of the local newspaper. Arrange your visit to Bryant Park and discover more family-friendly attractions in New York City using our New York City trip builder tool .
Bryant Park Tours
Manhattan Architecture Photography Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $100
Duration: 3 hours
Art Deco and Architecture Midtown Landmarks Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $25
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Bryant Park Reviews
Bryant park è uno dei luoghi più iconici di manhattan. Nel contesto pre natalizio poi, con la sua grande pista di pattinaggio su ghiaccio, in mezzo ai grattacieli, il mercatino artigianale e i tempora... more »Bryant park is one of the most iconic of manhattan. In the context of pre Christmas season then, with its large ice skating rink among the skyscrapers, the craft market and the temporary restaurant, has an incomparable charm.
I always like to visit Bryant Park during the Winter, as it gets decorated and ready for Christmas. Lot of small stalls selling gifts, decorations etc. They have Ice Rink to stake, where you can rent ... more »
A wonderful place in the city to let you catch your breath and see some greenery. The lawn is a great place to lay out and get some some, and they offer movies at night in the summer. The restaurant on the patio is delicious, with plenty of options and can satisfy and taste. There are many places to sit and read a book, or get a drink. The park also offers public activities and serves as a meeting place for students such as juggling classes, table tennis, photography, and other fun activities.
I always enjoy going to Bryant park especially during winter holiday and summer holiday time. During the winter holiday time, Bryant park have most of the food vendors and shops that's you can buy for Xmas or gifts for friends and families. I just recently went to Bryant park last week, they hosted free movie at the park. The Park open at 5pm for people to have picnic, it's good for families, friends or even good for couples too. They also have free water, coffees, treat and also they have few vendors where you can buy food. Most people usually just bring there own food and drinks to the park as they watch movies and hangout. Movies don't start until it's almost dark too.
Places to stay near Bryant Park
Plan your trip to New York City
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
View all >
View all >
View all >
View all >
Parks in New York City
Nearby attractions in New York City
Plans to Bryant Park by other users
4 days in New York City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 6 days in New York City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 23 days in United States BY A USER FROM ISRAEL April, teens, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in New York City BY A USER FROM VIETNAM November, relaxing, romantic, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 34 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in New York City BY A USER FROM EGYPT July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium