Plan your trip

New York City is one of the most impressive locations in the world for art, culture and cuisine. Because of this, there are countless options to help enhance your trip beyond your night at the theatre. In the sections that follow, we’re going to cover some of the best attractions, hotels and restaurants for you to consider during your visit.

Nearby hotels

Riu Plaza New York (Times Square)

Located in Times Square, Riu Plaza offers a modern hotel experience with stunning views of the city. It features a sleek design and is conveniently close to the New Amsterdam Theatre. This is a popular choice for visitors who want an authentic, modern New York experience.

The Chatwal

Another hotel in the heart of the city, the Chatwal is a luxury hotel that merges art deco design with modern amenities. You’ll be able to choose from a series of luxurious rooms and suites with views of Times Square from your window.

Nearby attractions

Times Square

Since you’ll be so close to it, your trip to the New Amsterdam Theatre is a perfect opportunity to immerse yourself in the energy of Times Square. Take a look at the dazzling billboards or snap photos with costumed figures on the street. Times Square is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the world and a location that’s not to be missed!

Central Park

Any trip to New York City should involve a visit to Central Park. Located just a short walk or cab ride away from the New Amsterdam Theatre, you can enjoy all 843 acres of tranquillity. With a series of scenic trails and landmarks, Central Park has offered countless visitors a chance to break from the intensity of the city.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Metropolitan Museum of Art (called the MET by locals) is one of the largest art museums in the world. Located on 5th Avenue – just a short distance from New Amsterdam, the MET is home to an extensive collection.

See over 5,000 years of art history, including masterpieces by legendary painters like Picasso, da Vinci and Vincent van Gogh. You could spend multiple days at the MET without seeing everything – making it a great choice for an afternoon activity before you go to the theatre.

Nearby restaurants

East Village Pizza

Located on 145 1st Avenue, East Village Pizza is one of your best choices for an authentic, New York Pizza. Whether you want a single slice or a whole pizza, East Village has become a staple in the heart of the city, serving pizza to countless theatregoers before and after performances.

Los Tacos No.1

New York City is home to cuisine from all over the world. If you’re in the mood for Mexican food, Los Tacos No.1 is widely regarded for serving some of the best tacos in the city. With seating and takeout options, you will be able to grab a bite before the show begins or sit down for a meal.

Wasabi Sushi & Bento

Maybe you’ll be in the mood for sushi! While there are many sushi restaurants dotted around the city, Wasabi Sushi & Bento is a great choice for anyone who wants a taste of Asian cuisine.