Midtown East is defined by its bustling days and relaxed evenings, as well as stellar proximity to transit. Landmarks such as the Chrysler Building, transportation hubs like Grand Central Station, and an abundance of corporate headquarters make it a convenient central location to live, work, and play.
During the days, the streets teem with commuters, and tourists; once the sun sets, the pace relaxes for locals. Casual nightlife options keep visitors and partiers at bay, guaranteeing residents a calmer experience than the hectic daytime streets suggest.
Young professionals and families alike enjoy the convenience this neighborhood has to offer – sleek residences, easy commutes, and a few local charms that keep this busy area feeling like a true neighborhood.
The iconic architecture of this train station make it one of the most photographed places in the city, and hundreds of trains pass through every day, but a wealth of dining and shopping options make the landmark popular amongst locals as well.Grand Central Terminal
This venerated establishment in the heart of Grand Central Terminal has been a culinary landmark for a century. Commuters, tourists, and locals flock for the ambiance and delicious seafood.Grand Central Oyster Bar and Restaurant
This bar in Grand Central was never actually an apartment - rather, for many years it served as the office of a financier. Now, its lavish yet warm atmosphere - with sweeping ceilings, matching mahogany bar and balcony, and massive fireplace - creates a singular backdrop for cocktails.Campbell Apartment
Anchored by the main building of the New York Public Library, this year-round destination features seasonal gift markets, a popular skating rink in the winter, and a vast lawn for summertime relaxation - and daily yoga classes.Bryant Park
Home to the world-famous Christmas tree and skating rink, as well as NBC and Radio City Music Hall, Rockefeller Center is also surrounded by 5th Avenue’s many flagship retail locations.Rockefeller Center
The MoMa is widely considered one of the most influential museums of modern art in the world. Located in the heart of midtown on 53rd and 5th, some of the Western world’s most seminal modern masterpieces - Warhols and Pollocks among them - hang on its walls.MoMa