Wheelchair friendly things to do and see in New York City

Radio City Music Hall
This iconic venue is best known for its performances of The Radio City Christmas Spectacular, by The Rocketts , sure to get you into the holiday spirit. You can also see popular music concerts and other family entertainment here. There are elevators to the upper levels and accessible restrooms.

American Museum of Natural History
One of the largest museums in the world, also has the largest collection of vertebrate fossils. With 45 permanent exhibit halls, the Rose Center for Earth and Space, and Imax there is plenty to see here. You will find wheelchair accessible entrances, elevators and accessible bathrooms.

Empire State Building
You can see exhibits, enjoy some shopping and some dining, and also take in an amazing view of the city. There are two observation decks, one on the 86 floor and one on the 102nd floor. Both observation decks are wheelchair accessible, although the 86th floor observation deck has lower walls for better viewing for wheelchair users. Accessible restrooms are also available on the 86th floor deck.

Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island
Research your family history at the Ellis Island Immigration Museum and tour Liberty Island. The grounds of Liberty Island are accessible, so are the gift shop, dining hall and book store. If you have a reservation for the monument, elevators are accessible. The outdoor observation deck is not wheelchair accessible, but you will be able to see the NYC skyline

Intrepid Sea Air and Space Museum
The aircraft carrier Intrepid is the centerpiece of the museum, and you will also see the space shuttle Enterprise along with exhibitions that run through different times of the year. Most areas are accessible aside from the combat information center, the submarine Growler, and Concorde. There is a virtual tour for areas not accessible.

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