From Harlem to Greenwich Village, 5th Avenue spans the heart of Manhattan and runs along the western border of Central Park. The area that runs in front of some of New York's biggest attractions is affectionately called the Museum Mile. Rent a car on 5th Avenue or in nearby locations to enjoy all the city has to offer, starting with one of the most famous streets in the country and working your way out to nearby boroughs or the Statue of Liberty.
Dine, Shop, and Play on 5th Avenue
As you near Manhattan, 5th Avenue itself is not incredibly drivable due to city traffic congestion and the number of pedestrians in the area. rent a car in New York and park it in one of many public parking garages in the area. You'll pay a slight fee for the convenience, but you'll be free to explore the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Central Park Zoo, The American Museum of Natural History, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, and the Jewish Museum. These and other attractions are located on 5th Avenue or across the park on Central Park West. While on 5th Avenue, take advantage of dozens of street-level dining locations, and don't forget to grab a hot dog or large pretzel from a New York street food vendor. Pick up your 5th Avenue car rentals and continue with your vacation to NYC by exploring numerous attractions in nearby Queens and Brooklyn. Options include the New York Hall of Science, the Museum of the Moving Image, the Queens Botanical Garden, and the Noguchi Museum.
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