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Day light Photography Photo Studio Manhattan
  • $49/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (32)
  • 32
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
★2 HOUR MIN. BOOKING★ OVERTIME = 1.5 TIMES Super bright, spacious Photo Studio for photography and video production. { 550 sq ft studio } in the heart of Manhattan's Garment District. ★★★PLEASE SEND US A MESSAGE FOR VIDEO RATES ★★★ Our studio has direct sunlight from 9 am until sunset. ► All the equipment we have if for you to use for FREE. ► Ceiling = 12ft ► Seamless paper = 24 different colors, with 107inches length of the paper. *** if you wish to use a paper background they are $25 per pull ⬛ DIRECT SUNLIGHT we have TONS of direct sunlight through the 2 large south facing windows ⬛ PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION A C E 1 2 3 N Q R W 7 S trains into Penn Station and buses into Port Authority AMENITIES 2 freight elevators available 24 hours 3 passenger elevators 24 hours concierge and security 1 dedicated restroom ⬛ EQUIPMENT LIST : STANDS ►2 x c stands ►1 x avenger medium roller ►1 x medium boom arm ►2 X Heavy Duty Air Cushioned Impact background stands ►1 x Impact HD crossbar LIGHTS ►2 x flashpoint strobes ( 1 X -- xplor 400 watt) ( 1 X -- 400 Watts MonoLight ) + 1 Alien Bee Strobe ►1 x Lowel DP light LIGHT MODIFIERS ►1 X Glow Ez lock 28” deep parabolic softbox with Grid + baffle ►1 X Photek SoftLighter Umbrella (60 inches) ►1 x black flag ► 1x Profoto beauty dish ►2 x vflats ►2 x show cards TAPE ►2 x rolls of Gaffers tape ( 1 white, 1 black) STYLIST UTILITIES ►10 Wooden hangers ►Garment Rack ►Steamer BACKGROUNDS 24 rolls of color 107-inch seamless paper (1 of each color)) →Neutral grey→Jet→Slate grey → beige →Ivorine→Nutmeg →Bright orange → Orange→Forsythia →Sunshine → Leaf →Spruce → Deep Blue → Marine blue→Edgewood → Sky-blue →Plum→Brick →Scarlet→ Watermelon →Carnation pink CLAMPS ►4 x Large a clamps POWER CORDS ► 3 x extension cords MISC. ►2 x apple boxes ►1 x small capture station ►1 X Make up Station STYLIST UTILITIES CHAIRS ►4 Chairs on wheels ►2 Directors chair ★ We have 2 security surveillance cameras and its will only be used in case of any disputes. ★ Our Studio manager does take a look at the camera once in a while just to make sure everything is going well at the studio. ★ Please leave the studio the way you found it and that way we do not have to charge you a cleaning fees. ★ Please do not DRAG anything on these floors. ★★★★★ ❤ ✽ HELP US HELP YOU GET A CLEAN WHITE STUDIO ✽ ❤ ★★★★★ Book our space for Photo Shoots, Portrait Photoshoot, Podcast, Film Shoot, Product Shoot, Fitness Video, Music Video, Web Series Shoot, Workout Video, Filming, Video Shoot, Casting, Apparel Shoot, Clothing Shoot, Commercial Photoshoot, Fashion Shoot, Head Shot, Photo Shoot, Promotional Video, Product Shoot, Promotional Photoshoot, Workshop, Collaboration, Workshop Dance Shoot, Documentary Shoot, Production, Kickstarter Video
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Spacious Bright Photo Video Studio in Chelsea
  • $70/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (8)
  • 8
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
Located on 29th St & 7th Ave (near Penn,A,C,E,1,2,3,Path,FIT). This unique 1500 sqft open space VERY spacious, with many different areas to shoot. Perfect for photo/video shoot productions. Studio is on the 12th floor with windows facing buildings not the street (no loud street noise). Photos do not do it justice! RATES: Mon-Fri 9AM-8PM | $60/hr (4 hour min) Mon-Fri 7AM-9AM | $75/hr Sat-Sun 9AM-7PM | $75/hr (5 hour min, no exceptions) + $20 cleaning fee for every booking **5% OFF for 8+ hours (automatically applied)** **Under 3 hr bookings accepted only if it's 7 days before your booking date ** When booking please keep in mind prep and clean-up time as it is part of your booking hours. The space must be cleaned and all guest must have exited the space by the end time. If you need to extend time, you will be billed at 1 and 1/2 times the hourly rate. USED FOR THE FOLLOWING...but not limited too: - Photo Shoot: Fashion, Apparel, Clothing, Jewelry, Beauty, Food, Beverage, Portrait, Head Shot, Influencer, Instagram, Lookbook, Footwear - Video Shoot: Dance, Documentary, Production, Commercial, Beverage, Music, Youtube, Workout, Promotional, Filming, Fitness - Meetings: Casting, Go-see, Dress Fitting, Workshop, Fashion Show, Trade Show, Client Meetings, Launch Party, Press Preview, Networking --------------------------------------------------------------- FEATURES: - Main Room: 22FT x 40FT - Private Room with clear doors (10ft x 12ft) - Small Kitchenette (Sink, Mini Fridge) - Keurig coffee pods - Lots of natural light, 60 FT wide North-facing windows (with blackout Blinds) - High gloss White floors that illuminates the entire space - 17ft French moulding wall (unique find in NYC) - 11FT ceilings - Private Bathroom inside studio - Freight elevator available from 9AM-5PM - Window air conditioners (x3), will need to turn off when video recording FURNITURE INCLUDED: - White Table 30in x 55in (x2) - Sectional Couch (x1) - Clothing Racks (x2), 30 hangers in total - Posing Table Height 28in-44in (x2) - CHAIRS White (x10), Foldable (x6) - Foldable Table 24in x 48in(x2) - White bar stools (x2) - Clothing racks with hangers (x2) - Steamer - Sonos speaker system - Ladder (x2) - AV cart (x1) EQUIPMENT INCLUDED: - WIFI internet speed: Upload 39 mbps, Download 600 mbps - 7 ft Seamless Background Paper (Super White, Fashion Gray, Dark Grey Muslin) - Triple Background Hooks and adjustable Background Crossbar - V Flat 60x80"(x2) - C-Stands (x2), Tripod Stands (x5) - Super Clamps (x5), 5/8" Snap-In Pin for Super Clamps (x3) - 660 LED Video Dimmable Lights (x2) - Reflectors- 40"(x2), 24"(x1) - Sekonic L-308S Light Meter (x1) - SOFTBOX Rectangle 30x45"(x1), Octagon 32"(x1) - Beauty Dish with Grid (x1) - Ring light 18" (x1) - Umbrellas (x3) - Shoe Mounts (x5) - Screw Adapter Mount Set (x2) - 20 lb sandbags (x5)
SuperHost
Multi-Studio Loft in Chinatown Manhattan
  • $225/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
This 4,000 sqft. space in Chinatown has 4 Spaces in 1: three studios and one rooftop. Studio 1: Yellow/Orange Couch Room Studio 2: Blue Walls Cafe with Skylights Studio 3: Open Flex Area with Skylights Studio 2 has a fully stocked kitchenette and the perfect mood for your event. It opens into both Studios 1 and 3 and can be booked with either one of them, both, and both + rooftop. AMENITIES: - 2 Private Breakout Rooms - 3 Phone Booths - Additional areas for rent - Pro Coffee Machine - Oven & Mini Oven - Beer Dispenser - AV Projector + TV Screen - Apple TV and Two iMacs - Bluetooth Sony Amplifier - Changing Room - Extensive Variety of Props - Fire Escape with view - Freight Elevator - High Capacity WiFi - Kitchenette - Natural Light - Plants for Props - Rooftop with view - Skylight Cafe - Upright Piano - All furniture included SURROUNDINGS & PARKING . Parking available across the street . 6 min .walk from Canal St./Grand St subway stations . 10 min walk to Tenement Museum and Essex Market CAN I BOOK ROOMS SEPARATELY? You can book combinations of these spaces: MINIMUM QUOTES (RENTAL + CLEANING + ON-SITE REP) START AT: Studio 1 + 2 = $1,850 Studio 1 + Studio 2 + Rooftop = $3,150 Studio 1 + Studio 2 + Studio 3 = $3,540 Studio 1 + Studio 2 + Studio 3 + Rooftop = $3,800 Studio 2 + Studio 3 = $3,150 Studio 2 + Studio 3 + Rooftop = $3,660 Studio 3 = $2,740 Studio 3 + Rooftop = $3,300 Rooftop = $3,200 CAPACITY = 125 ppl. ABOUT US: With over 1000+ bookings, 450+ unique clients, and 99% five-star reviews, we are a premium, pro venue-rental + concierge service company, managing over 20 design-focused spaces across New York City. Clients include: Google, Uber, Public Goods, Open Web, Hinge, WeWork, HBO, Netflix, Bet Networks, ACB, NBC, Fox, Apple, LinkedIn, Etsy, Smuggler, Samsung, Huff Post + FREE CONCIERGE We offer free end-to-end planning services exclusive to our clients. When you decide to work with us, you immediately unlock a dedicated concierge specialized in your booking rental type who will shoulder all the heavy lifting of translating your vision into reality. ALL OUR SPACES & REVIEWS bit.ly/OurSpacesAndReviews DISCLAIMERS COI is mandatory for all companies that book us for productions, meetings, and events. For individuals, we can refer trustworthy COI suppliers. Prices shown are our minimum before qualifying your reservation. Additional fees may apply once we have a full understanding of your project such as: total number of attendees, start and end time of your reservation, vehicles involved (production), the amount of EQ to load in/out, etc. PLEASE NOTE: - Tiers, prices and min. hours may be different than shown due to Giggster settings. Confirm with us. - There is a fee for usage of the elevator outside business hours (Mon-Fri 9am-4pm) to cover the extra hours of the freight elevator operator. - This space is not ADA accessible, access is limited to stair access and a freight elevator. Features Banana leaf plant / Blue Kitchen Cafe / Exposed ceiling / Exposed columns / Exposed pipes / High ceiling / Pendant lights / Shelves / White brick wall / White piano / White walls / White wood table / Yellow couch Exposed steel ceiling / Blue walls / Blue kitchen / Blue pipes / Black tables / Ambient lighting /Black chair/ Black couch / Black windows / Blue chairs Office chairs / Red chairs / Rocking chairs / Manhattan Bridge view Artsy / Colorful / Fun / Innovative / Intellectual / Inventive / Coworking
SuperHost
Chelsea Gallery Space by The High Line
  • $300/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (2)
  • 2
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
Located in the heart of Chelsea, our spacious 3rd floor gallery consists of three loosely divided rooms with high ceilings, large windows, natural lighting, and a view of the High Line, offering the perfect space for art exhibitions, photo and video shootings, receptions, fashion events, promotional events and more. Freight elevator: Mon-Fri 24 hours/day Saturday 12am - 5pm Sunday 11am - 5 pm Off hours available at $85/hour Elevator: Main elevator 24/7 Sun. from 12pm Second elevator: Mon. - Sat. 8 am - 6:15 pm Sunday Closed(available at $85/hour) In-house rental amenities: Tables ($12 each, with table cloth $20 each), Chairs ($1.20 each), Coat racks ($15 each), Pedestals ($12 each), Speakers ($65 each), Projector ($85)
SuperHost
Spacious Photo + Video Studio in Greenpoint BK
  • $68/hr
  • New
  • 4.9 (11)
  • 11
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
This is a welcoming photography and video space located in an old factory next to the East River in Greenpoint. There is a big window side that allows natural light to come in throughout the day and open space to stage equipment and props. If needed, the space can be blacked out. The studio is located on the second floor and easily accessible with elevators. The Neighborhood is hip with a lot of cafes, bars and restaurants. The building is well maintained and safe.Theres a 24hr security guard and you have access to restrooms on every floor. The Greenpoint subway station is 5 minutes walk away. We offer: Studio Rentals, Equipment Rentals and Production Services.
SuperHost
Classic NYC Studio with Art Deco Window
  • $115/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (11)
  • 11
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
We are very centrally located in Noho at Houston and Broadway with easy access from all the boroughs via the B,D,F,M & 6 trains. The building has a door man and both passenger and freight elevators. There isn't parking directly in the building but there are multiple paid lots around the building in the direct vicinity and also meter parking available depending on the date and time.
SuperHost
3200sq/ft Renovated Brookyn Warehouse Photo Studio
  • $200/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (3)
  • 3
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
Our recently renovated 1914 era coffee roasting facility is now a unique, 3200 sq. ft. old school-style NYC photo studio. Designed with the intent of providing nice amenities inside a gritty unfinished Brooklyn loft, our space makes the perfect location for high-end productions and events that want a down to Earth feel. Studio 1, our main shoot space, hosts huge steel casement windows with opaque wire safety glass, rustic plank wood floors, rough brick and distressed plaster walls. Visitors often remark that it reminds them of old SoHo or Williamsburg before both areas became overly gentrified. Studio Amenties: * Elevator that loads into studio directly from loading dock * Brand new professional kitchen with electric range * Studio controlled spiral duct heat/ac * 5G high speed internet * Bose sound system * Projector, PA system* Photo/Film Specific Amenities: * Loads of new Profoto lighting and grip* * Spacious double-seat makeup mirror * 3 phase / 200amp power * Tables, chairs and other productions needs* * Separate coffee pantry for craft services Need more space? Studio 2, our smaller 1300 sq. ft. studio space, can be added for large events or serve as a staging, client or equipment storage space for productions. See our other listing for details on that room. Getting to us Located in the up and coming Sunset Park / Industry City area of Brooklyn, we’re five blocks from the 36t Street stop in the D and N/R trains. That's 4 or 5 stops from West 4th Street or Union Square. There’s also ample local parking if you want to drive. *Some items like equipment, PA, chairs, etc may require additional fees. ------------------------------------ STUDIO RULES ------------------------------------ We are open to all kinds of productions, but prioritize bookings based on what we feel is best for the space. Please include a detailed description of your shoot in your inquiry. PRICING & OVERTIME - Rates listed here are for space rental only between the hours of 8:00am and 8:00pm. Hours outside of that are billed at 1.5x standard rate on weekdays and 2x standard on weekends - Your booking ends when everyone from your production has vacated the building. This includes the loading dock. - Overtime is billed in 15 minute increments. For example, if you stay 17 mins over, you will be charged for 30 minutes of overtime - Additional fees required for lighting, grip, tables, chairs, A/V equipment, etc. EQUIPMENT - Personal equipment is allowed - We have a wide selection of in-house EQ and can source pretty much anything from local 3rd party rental houses at a discount - Productions using continuous lighting packages will be charged a $20/hour electrical surcharge fee - All productions using our equipment must provide a COI and place a credit card on file as security CLEANING & LEAVING THE STUDIO Guests are responsible for returning the studio the same state in which they found it upon arrival - All garbage must be contained in a bag. - All cardboard boxes must be flattened and stacked - There is a $200 fee for excessive garbage or for garbage that is improperly disposed of - All props and furniture must be returned to the location in which it was found - There is a $200 resetting fee if studio staff needs to do more than simple adjusting of props
SuperHost
1300 sq/ft Renovated Warehouse For Photo/film Prod
  • $140/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (3)
  • 3
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
Renovated warehouse originally built in 1914. Now a unique photo/film lifestyle studio location that’s the perfect spot for smaller productions. Photo — Portrait sessions, look books, editorials, tabletop, social media content, etc. Film — Interviews, workout videos, TV series, promotional videos. music videos, web series, etc. The studio features great colors and textures from the original exposed brick and unfinished hardwood floors. Sixteen foot ceilings make it perfect for set builds or other projects that require ample ceiling height. The elevated loft space is a great spot for clients or others in your production to hang out while shooting happens below. Back into the loading dock and bring your gear up using our elevator that opens directly into the studio. Enjoy access to our communal pantry for complementary coffee and refreshments. Studio Amenties: * Loads of new Profoto lighting and grip* * Makeup mirror * 3 phase / 200amp power * Tables, chairs and other productions needs* * Separate coffee pantry for craft services * Loading dock with elevator * Studio controlled spiral duct heat/ac * 5G high speed internet * Bose sound system * Projector, PA system* Need more space? Our larger 3200 sq. ft. studio space, is also available either separately or combined. See our other listing for details on that room. We are located in the up and coming Sunset Park / Industry City area of Brooklyn. If you'd like to drive, there is ample local parking available. *Some items like equipment, PA, chairs, etc may require additional fees.
SuperHost
Large Photo/Video Studio (incl. equipment) - NoMad
  • $200/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
The Studio & Salon is a truly unique space offering not only a spacious photo/video studio, but also a photogenic salon area ideal for model hair & makeup prep, for shooting hair & beauty tutorials, or simply for use as a staging area for your shoot. Located in the heart of NoMad, our Studio & Salon is optimal for photo/video productions, in-person or on-screen hair and beauty seminars, and any creative events you may need to host. Rental Includes Free Access To: -Photo and Video studio -Hair Salon Booths equipped with Washing Stations, Towels and Hair Styling Tools -Lounge Seating Area -Kitchen -Two Private Bathrooms Photo Studio Equipment Included: -Steamer -Clothing Racks (2) -Hangers -Apple Boxes (4-Full, Half, Quarter, Eighth) -Extension Cords -Seamless Clamps (4) -Sand Bags (3) -Tripod for DSLR cameras (1) -Tripod for iPad (1) -C-Stand (1) -Wig Stand (1) -Stools (2) -Expan Set (2) -Folding Chairs (20) -Folding Tables (4) -Bluetooth Speaker (1) Photo Studio Lighting Equipment Included: -V Flats (3) -Avenger Boom Light Stand (1) -Single Grip Swivel Head Bracket Clamp (1) -Diva Ring (2) -Interfit F5 Fluorescent Softbox Lights (3) -Flashpoint Silver Parabolic Umbrella 72" (1) -Collapsible Circular Reflector 32” (1) Seamless Backdrops Included: *Upon request we would be happy to set up your backdrop prior to your arrival for a fee of $25* We offer an array of color options: -Grey -White -Black -Brown -Light Beige -Orange -Light Purple -Light Blue -Red -Yellow -Cotton Candy Pink -Forest Green -Pink *Cleaning fee included in rental rate* WEEKDAY & WEEKENDS BOOKINGS
SuperHost
Immersive Video Projection studio in NYC
  • $400/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (1)
  • 1
  • Instant book
  • New York, NY
PLEASE READ FULL DESCRIPTION BEFORE SENDING BOOKING REQUEST. PRICING VARIES BASED ON YOUR NEEDS! PROMOTION! Our normal rate is $600 per hour! This promotion will only last until Oct 1! PLEASE READ BELOW! • Light and Projections are NOT INCLUDED in your hourly rental through Giggster. Projections, onsite operator, custom visuals, all Lights are extra. DM us for details @393NYC • If you are looking to use the projection system and lights, it will be an additional charge. This includes a professional on site video artist who will cue videos for you. Pricing varies on the number of attendees you will be having. • We have a video database available for an additional fee. • Ask us about Videography and Editing services. • If you plan on bringing your own lights, then there will be a $50 per hour additional charge. • NO ALCOHOL OR SMOKING. • All attendees must wear masks at all times unless performing. ----------------- We are a full-service production space with our unique 360 degree immersive projection system. Our system includes floor to ceiling projections for a total of 100 ft length x 15 ft height of wall projections. Please message us @393NYC to see our lighting, furniture, and equipment in action Dance Shoot, Film Shoot, Promotional Video, Web Series Shoot, Documentary Shoot, Production, Kickstarter Video, Workout Video, Filming, Fitness Video, Music Video, Video Shoot, Casting, Mixer, Networking, Apparel Shoot, Clothing Shoot, Commercial Photoshoot, Fashion Shoot, Head Shot, Photo Shoot, Photo Studio, Portrait Photoshoot, Product Shoot, Promotional Photoshoot, Workshop, Class, Collaboration, Workshop

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the price range for Film Studio spaces in New York, NY?

The price differs based on the length of rental, but majorly 1-hour booking will be in the range of $49 to $400

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About New York

New York, the Big Apple, is home to some of the biggest names in several industries. With everything the city has to offer, it’s a place of opportunity that many people go to seeking their next big adventure. Whether you want to star in a show, make it big on the stock market or just get a taste of cultures from around the world, New York is the place to do it.

There’s more industry and culture in this one place than almost anywhere. Even finding a film studio space in New York isn’t hard if you look around a bit.

The weather ranges in New York from hot to cold from one end of the year to the other. Luckily, this means that you will get to experience all 4 seasons and the dramatic changes that come with that, but if you’re unprepared it can be a bit of a shock. We recommend tuning in to the weather and preparing for what’s coming on a regular basis.

Film Studio Options in New York

Finding the right New York film studio space is only part of the process when putting together a production. If you’re unprepared or don’t account for everything, you can find your film studio lacking. Go to local vendors and suppliers and find all the things you need to make whatever it is you’re filming a success.

  • Lighting
    Filming in a film studio location is heavily dependent on how you set things up, and that includes the lighting. However, you can’t be guaranteed to have all the lighting you’ll need. Find a local lighting rental company that will not only have the gear, but that can help you conceptualize how you need to set up the scene or the filming space.

  • Cameras
    Another thing you’ll need for filming in a film studio is reliable cameras. You don’t know what will be provided to you and not having the right camera equipment can sink your production before it even starts. That’s why camera equipment rental places are your best friend when it comes to making sure you are properly equipped.

  • Caterer
    One last thing to consider is keeping everyone on the crew or in the production fed. Catering is the way to go in these cases since you’re trying to feed a large group of people. Film studios don’t usually come equipped with a commercial kitchen and trained chefs can cater without a problem to all kinds of tastes.

Film Studio Companies in New York

Have you chosen where you’ll set up a film studio space in New York? Once that decision is made, hire experts in the field to assist with the studio setup.

  • Dish Food and Events
    Dish Food and Events brings fresh seasonal food to you so that everyone can have something delicious to eat and be productive at work. Founded in 2007, Dish now has almost 15 years in not only the catering area but also in the events business. And their passion for customer service is a trademark of what they do.

  • Visions Lighting and Sound
    Visions Lighting and Sound prides itself on being a small tight-knit group of “kindred spirits” that aim to give a personalized touch to every customer and every event, Making something one of a kind and memorable is the aim, but they’ve also got the expertise in the technical area, too. 25 years of theatrical lighting and sound services, along with a very capable staff ensures a professional approach.

  • CSI Rentals
    Your camera equipment is the most important part of filming. After all, without a camera, how can you film anything? CSI Rentals has the cameras, grip equipment, digital backs, lenses and more to ensure your studio is ready for the shoot. Over 20 years of rental experience guarantees they’ll equip you efficiently and correctly.

Pros and Cons of Film Studios in New York

New York is a land of opportunity and a place where millions of people come to get a new start, to chase their dream, or to try their hand at a new career. New York is a great place to do this thanks to the diverse cultures and wealth of options in many fields, including film work.

Advantages

  • Opportunity
    If you’re looking to get hired, start over, hire someone yourself or just make it big, chances are you can do it in New York. There’s more big business and industry in this one place than in many other parts of the world, making it just the place to take a shot at something new.

  • Diversity
    With 8 million people from around the world in one city, New York is an excellent place to meet new people from different cultures and find a place to fit in. You’ll find that the level of diversity in New York offers all sorts of new experiences that you won’t find elsewhere.

  • The Arts
    If you’re a fan of history, culture, modern or traditional art, New York has it all. With a wealth of museums and places to explore and see things from natural history to immigration to military history, there’s something for everyone around every corner. This interest in the arts bodes well for finding people with an interest in film-making also.

Disadvantages

  • The traffic
    You can’t expect to visit or live in a city like New York and it will be easy to get around while driving. The commute times coming from parts of New York can be terrible so it’s something that you’ll definitely want to plan for while you’re filming.

  • The cost
    New York may be a great city to live in, but that doesn’t mean that it comes cheap. If you’ve never filmed in New York, you’ll soon find out it has one of the highest costs of living of anywhere in America. Best plan for that in the budget.

  • The weather
    If you’re not used to having 4 seasons and all the weather that comes with that, then you’ll be in for a shock in New York. You’ll get a mix of rain, snow, humidity, and heat throughout different parts of the year while living in New York. Be prepared with gear protection for all weather events.

Famous Locations in New York

  • Greenwich Village
    One of the most popular and iconic neighborhoods in all of New York, Greenwich Village is home to leafy streets and classic buildings. It has also been the home of many notable literary figures and musicians, including Bob Dylan.

  • Broadway
    If you’re looking to see a show, then there's no better place in the world than Broadway. Named after the street it’s on, the entirety of Broadway is a collection of 41 theatre venues with a total seating capacity in the thousands.

  • New York Public Library
    While a normal public library is nothing special, the main branch of the New York Public Library is a marvel to behold. With a book collection that would rival anything in the world and a total footprint of 2 blocks, there’s no way you don’t find something to read here.