Mobile Apps for New York City

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    Apps for Attractions

    • Central Park

      Available for: iPhone, iPad, iPod touch

      Central Park is provided by the Central Park Conservancy.   It is a guide to activities and attractions in Central Park,   It includes an interactive map, plus historical information, current events and performances, and more.

    • Explore 9/11

      Available for: iPhone, iPad, iPod touch

      Explore 9/11 is the mobile app of the National September 11 Memorial & Museum.  View an event timeline.  Take a walking tour with audio and visual from emergency personnel, first-responders,  and others.  Use Augmented Reality Mode to overlay historical images over your own camera view.

    • Museum Without Walls

      Available for: Android and iPhone, iPad, iPod touch

      CultureNOW: Guidebook for the Museum Without Walls is a guide to art found publicly all through New York City.  View information on specific works and artists.   See photos, follow neighborhood tours, and listen to streaming podcasts on notable historians, artists, curators, and more.

    • New York City Essential Guide

      Available for:
      Android and iPhone, iPad, iPod touch

      The New York City Essential Guide is for the New York neighborhoods.  List hundreds of things to see; shopping, obscure landmarks, or things that are free.   View tips on how to spend less.  12 self-guided walking-tours.

    • NYC Parks and Trails

      Available for: Android

      There are a lot of parks in the five New York City boroughs.  The NYC Parks and Trails app presents the services of over 800 different facilities.  Playgrounds, fields, parks, and more are included.  It provides navigation information on parks and trails near your current geographical position.

    • NYTimes The Scoop NYC

      Available for: iPhone, iPad, iPod touch

      The Scoop is a New York City guide created by the editors of The New York Times.   Bars, coffee shops, performances, day trips, and more.

    • Time Out New York

      Available for: Android and iPhone, iPad, iPod touch

      Time Out New York is a steady stream of event listings, places, concerts, restaurants, bars, and idea for things to do in New York City.  Sort by Critics’ Picks, or even by price categories – including free or cheap.


    • Top of the Rock Viewfinder

      Available for: Android and iPhone, iPad, iPod touch

      The Viewfinder Mobile App, your key to the NY skyline. Enhance the Top of the Rock experience.   Identify buildings and landmarks. Use the Time Machine feature to look back as far as 1933, or use it as binoculars.


    Apps for Culture

    Food Apps