Area Attractions

From world-famous shows on Broadway and MoMA to year-round events at Bryant Park, Hyatt Centric Times Square New York is the perfect launchpad to explore the Big Apple.

Hyatt Centric Times Square New York

135 West 45th Street
New York, New York, United States, 10036



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Times Square/Theater District

Ellens Stardust Diner

Ellen's Stardust Diner is a retro 1950s theme restaurant. The diner is regarded as one of the best theme restaurants in New York owing to its singing waitstaff. The diner also contains retro-themed memorabilia such as photos of many past Miss Subways on the walls, an indoor train, a 1956 Predicta television, and a “drive-in theater” screen that showcases performances of the 1950s. It is popular among children and adults.

Tea Time in Times Square

Victorian sensibilities await as you sip with pinkies up at Lillie's Victorian Establishment during their high tea hours of Monday through Friday from 11 AM – 4 PM. Explore antiques and fine artwork while enjoying high tea the old-fashioned way.

Rum House

Tourist-favored jazz clubs in the heart of Times Square abound, but the lesser-known, Rum House, is the toe-tapping place to go for a modern take on the classic jazz club. Remove yourself from the hustle and bustle of the city and slip into the dimly lit and swanky wood décor venue for a pre-show libation.

Times Square Midnight Moment

Every night from 11:57pm to midnight, witness the world’s largest and longest digital art exhibition where the huge billboards in Times Square are synchronized resulting in three magical moments of the same whimsical imagery.

Harlem/Morningside Heights/Upper West Side

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

A cornerstone of New York City's culture the Lincoln Center consists of multiple performance venues that focus on music, dance and theatre. This famed facility is home to the Metropolitan Opera and New York City Ballet.

Rock n' Roll Walking Tour

Music junkies flock to Strawberry Fields and The Dakota in memory of John Lennon, but the Upper West Side has plenty of other famous spots from rock 'n' roll history. Music writer Bob Sarlin hosts a walking tour including stops like where Bette Midler used to perform in a gay bathhouse and where Bill Haley and the Comets recorded their first hit.

New York Historical Society

Perfect for explorers not wanting to wade into the teeming masses at the American Museum of Natural History, this museum offers a great array of American paintings, sculptures and artifacts. It also features interactive exhibits and games, perfect for exploring with children.

Garment District/Chelsea/Hell’s Kitchen

Sid Gold's Request Room

This Chelsea-set piano bar draws in New York notables without the Manhattan stuffiness. A pink-bow tied gentleman will usher you in to a bar and clubhouse of Hemingway daiquiris and the best music for late night sing-a-longs


Ellen's Stardust Diner

Times Square, Midtown Manhattan, New York City - the home to Broadway theatre's and the biggest New Years Eve party in the world, is also home to the future stars of stage and screen at Ellen's Stardust Diner. This diner is home of the world famous singing waitstaff and some of the best diner food in the country. Serving Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner since 1987!

Richard Rodgers Theatre

The Richard Rodgers Theatre opened in 1924 and, originally called the 46th Street Theatre, it was renamed in 1990 to honor the legendary composer Richard Rodgers, whose shows defined Broadway for more than three decades. The theatre was refurbished in 2006 and houses The Richard Rodgers Gallery featuring historic memorabilia from its namesake’s storied career. Since 2015, the Tony Winner for Best Musical and international smash hit Hamilton has called the Richard Rodgers Theatre home.

PlayStation Theater

PlayStation Theater is a 2100-capacity venue operated by The Bowery Presents and designed by the award-winning architect David Rockwell of the Rockwell Group. The venue officially opened in September 2005, and has the capability to hold a wide array of events, including concerts, live television, web broadcasts, live recordings, award shows and event parties.

Drunk Shakespeare

The stage is set in a hidden library with over fifteen thousand books. Five classically-trained actors meet as members of "The Drunk Shakespeare Society". One of them has at least 5 shots of whiskey and then they overconfidently attempt to perform a major role in a Shakespearean play. Hilarity and mayhem ensues while the four sober actors try and keep the script on track. Every show is different depending on who is drinking... and what they're drinking!


Embark on a three-part journey that lifts and connects you to New York City’s most famous sites and moments. Start with a captivating film by award-winning documentarian Ric Burns, explore museum-style galleries that transport you through the city’s expansive pop-culture evolution. Then, fly over the iconic skyline on a soaring ride that suspends you 30 feet in the air! Get ready to fall in love with New York all over again.