"Visitors will be able to soar over New York City in a way they never have before, thanks to [this] attraction in Midtown Manhattan."
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"Outstanding in every way, RiseNY will make you fall in love with New York all over again."
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"A new experience in Midtown that anyone who loves New York will love... it makes you remember how special it is."
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"Every once in a while, an experience opens that even the most jaded of New Yorkers can get behind."

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"That gets 10 Goldblums out of a possible 10 Goldblums. That's my highest rating."
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“RiseNY is a truly breathtaking experience, whether you're a New Yorker or just a tourist!”
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"Save yourself a plane ticket and go [to RiseNY] this weekend. You won’t regret it."
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New York City’s Immersive 3-Part Adventure

Soar over the NYC skyline on a 4D ride
Experience NYC’s rich pop culture in our interactive museum
Relive New York’s iconic history in our immersive film

Part Ride. Part Museum. All New York.

What's RiseNY?

Fall in love with New York (for the first time or the hundredth!) in this three-part immersive experience.

RiseNY is a new attraction in NYC, just moments from the bustling hubbub of Times Square activities. Choose one of the most fun things to do in New York with kids or on a rainy day and get three activities for the price of one!

While people typically spend 60-90 minutes here, you can spend as little or as long as you like exploring the experience.

The Film

Enter a replica of the inaugural City Hall subway and journey from 1904 to now in our NYC documentary, narrated by Hollywood actor Jeff Goldblum.

The Museum

Explore seven interactive galleries with artifacts and memorabilia from leading NYC museums like the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

The Ride

Fly over NYC’s iconic skyline on a soaring flight simulation ride, complete with 4D technology! 

Take a Ride on the First Ever New York Subway

Visit a replica of New York’s inaugural City Hall subway to watch our film on the timeline of New York city, from the beginning of Times Square and beyond. Immerse yourself with visual and special effects to really travel back in time, with the voice of Hollywood actor Jeff Goldblum to guide you.

You'll learn:

  • How NY has grown from 1904 until now
  • The background of NYC landmarks like City Hall  
  • Interesting facts about New York’s key cultural moments (such as the NYE ball drop)
  • The global impact of amazing locations such as Times Square

Be inspired to discover new things to do in NYC, whether you’re a visitor or a native, with our love letter to this great city.

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Explore the best of NYC's culture & history

Step into immersive exhibits from the best museums in NYC (and beyond!) all in one place with our seven interactive galleries. Explore NYC's Finance, Skyline, TV/Radio, Fashion, Music, Broadway, and Film with historical artifacts, costumes and star-studded memorabilia co-curated by leading museums in NYC.

You'll see:

  • How NYC has advanced the worlds of fashion, music, film and more 
  • One-of-a-kind items curated by the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, The Skyscraper Museum, the Tribeca Film Festival and more
  • How historical institutions (like the New York Stock Exchange) came to be

Get the best of all the cool museums in NYC with extensive history exhibits all in one place. Experience a week’s worth of NYC culture and sightseeing in an hour!

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Fly through a full year of New York City in just one day

Enjoy an NYC immersive experience like no other with our flight simulation ride, the first of its kind in Manhattan!

Lift 30 feet into the air and fly over New York and experience a year of celebrations in our great city. Our flying ride gives you a taste of classic NYC events, such as the 4th of July Fireworks on the East River and the New Year’s Eve ball drop in Times Square. See it all from a unique bird’s eye view!

Really feel like you’re flying with a 180-degree, 40-foot projection dome, complete with wind, mist and scents for a 4D experience!

You'll enjoy:

  • 8K aerial footage that captures new angles of the New York skyline, including the Statue of Liberty,  the Empire State Building and more!
  • “Real” flying sensations 
  • Soaring over the city without leaving your seat! 

Try the newest immersive exhibit in NYC and see the city’s history from the skies!

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Mary Delgado
Google

This museum was a 10/10. It had a little bit of everything. Educational, art, musical, theater and a great ride at the end similar to Soarin from Epcot. I will defiantly be going again.

Tanganyika Shipman
Google

This is a super cool venue. You get to learn about the history of NYC and there are lots of interactive props to take pics with. The best part is the ride at the end. It takes about an hour to go through the entire exhibit but it's worth every penny.

Candice Finkel
Google

Great experience. Friendly staff. I enjoyed it as did my mom and my 9 year old daughter - so this is really geared for all ages.

Alexander Bea
Google

RiseNY is more than just a ride, it is a wonderful experience of walking through history. Great for kids and adults alike, this experience is a nice break from touristy Times Square. Make sure to take your time on the way to the ride at the end.

Chris M
Tripadvisor

This is a walk through time all about the history of New York City. Starts with a short film, then you walk through a multi floor museum with placards, memorabilia and available personnel explaining the exhibit-all about the buildings, architecture, music, clothing, entertainment and Broadway to name a few. Then you enter a swing like seat that lifts you up and into a wrap around IMAX screen (like the ride "Soaring" at Epcot) and flies you all over NYC. It is exhilarating to say the least. A hidden gem in the heart of NYC. Enjoy