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12 Things To Do in New York City if You're in Town for the US Open

Gain advantage with these attractions and activities around Queens and beyond.
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While in New York City for the US Open, you’re sure to find some time to get better acquainted with the Big Apple. From the often-overlooked cultural landmarks of Queens, where the tournament takes place each year, to the glitz and glam of Manhattan, there’s lots to see beyond the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Win the Grand Slam of NYC sightseeing with our insider tips on things to do in between matches.

10. Catch a Broadway show

You’re in luck! The second Broadway Week of the year typically coincides with the US Open, making it easy to score two-for-one tickets on a variety of shows. Of course, you can purchase tickets anytime to stalwart Broadway performances such as The Lion King, while Hamilton fans may prefer a guided walking tour of Lower Manhattan.

And if you’re in NYC for longer ...

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