Things to Do in New York City in December 2024

New York City is an amazing place any time of the year, but it is especially special during the holiday season. Guests will have an amazing time seeing the tree lighting at Rockefeller Center, getting in some Christmas shopping at Times Square, or simply seeing the city during its festive months.

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Top Things To Do In New York in December
Dec 1, 2024 to Dec 31, 2024
Freedom Liberty Cruise NYC Best Statue of Liberty Cruise
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December is an enchanting time to embark on the Freedom Liberty Cruise in NYC. With the Statue of Liberty adorned in festive lights and the Manhattan skyline glowing under winter’s crisp air, it's a magical experience. The holiday spirit enhances the iconic city's charm, offering breathtaking views without the typical summer crowds. Plus, enjoy cozy onboard amenities while witnessing one of America's greatest symbols of freedom and holiday cheer from a unique vantage point.

Dec 1, 2024 to Dec 30, 2024
Edge Observation Deck - General Admission
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December offers a magical experience at New York's Edge Observation Deck. Enjoy the awe-inspiring holiday cityscape, festooned with twinkling lights and vibrant decorations. Experience the thrill of standing on the highest outdoor sky deck in the Western Hemisphere, taking in the snowy panorama. The crisp winter air only enhances the jaw-dropping 360-degree views of the city. It’s a unique adventure that brings you closer to the enchantment of NYC in winter.

Dec 1, 2024 to Dec 30, 2024
New York in One Day Guided Sightseeing Tour
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Visiting New York in December offers an unparalleled festive experience. The "New York in One Day Guided Sightseeing Tour" becomes absolutely magical with the city dazzling in festive decor. You'll be able to explore popular sites like Central Park, Times Square and Wall Street under twinkling lights and snow-clad streets. Plus, enjoy the stunning window displays and feel the holiday spirit. This experience is enhanced by the expert knowledge of your guide. It's truly a unique way to experience the magic of NYC.

Dec 1, 2024 to Dec 30, 2024
New York Dinner Cruise with Best Views of the New York Skyline
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Embrace the magic of New York City in December on this Dinner Cruise with Buffet. Revel in the festive ambiance as the cityscape reveals twinkling lights and holiday decorations. Indulge in a sumptuous buffet while gazing at iconic landmarks under a star-studded sky. The chilly winter air is quickly forgotten as warmth and joy fill the cruise's cozy, festive interior. It's a fantastic way to experience the Big Apple's holiday charm. A December visit packs the extra punch of Christmas magic!

Dec 1, 2024 to Dec 30, 2024
Summit One Vanderbilt Experience Ticket
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Visiting the Summit One Vanderbilt Experience in December adds a magical touch to the spectacle. The breathtaking city views are dusted with snow, lending a winter wonderland allure. Inside, the experiential art installations take on an enhanced festive glow, providing an enchanting visual feast. It's also an ideal retreat from New York's winter chill, where you can warm up with a coffee or cocktail within the vibrant ambiance of this Manhattan architectural gem.

Dec 1, 2024 to Dec 31, 2024
Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden
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December is an enchanting time to visit the Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden in New York. The winter magic transforms its 83-acre grounds into a serene landscape, perfect for a peaceful stroll. Enjoy holiday-themed events and beautifully decorated gardens. The historical buildings, glowing with festive lights, add a charming backdrop. It's an ideal escape to relish cultural arts, winter beauty, and festive cheer all in one mesmerizing location.


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