If you thought this urban destination was merely a concrete jungle, visiting NYC in Fall will introduce you to the colorful, festive place it can be.
Within this cityscape, autumn ushers in crisp air, fabulous foliage and comfortable sweaters.
But, that’s not all.
There are also seasonal events, hidden parks, scenic day trips and unique experiences you can only have for a few months each year.
Getting to many of these places often involves the swipe of MetroCard — or possibly the purchase of a train ticket; though all of the following 47 fall experience suggestions encourage you to capture memories on your phone or camera while having your very own New York moment.
Keep reading for our guide to exploring New York City in autumn, beyond the obvious like wandering Central Park. We’ve even woven in some essential New York fall activities beyond the city walls!