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New York Explorer Pass

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New York Explorer Pass

comment Book now and save up to 50% on top New York attractions plus free 2 day Hop-on Hop-off tour with four loops (Uptown, Downtown, Harlem, and Brooklyn Loops). Limited time offer.

Ticket Details

Ticket Details

  • Gate-ready ticket - bypass the ticket and voucher lines with direct entry to the attractions
  • Print your tickets in advance or simply present on your smart phone for instant access
  • Your choice of 3, 4, 5 or 7 great New York attractions from a list of over 50 top attractions
  • Savings of up to 45% off the combined price of individual attractions
  • Flexibility to create your own bespoke New York itinerary
  • Skip-the-line admission to many of the attractions
  • One easy-to-use pass which is valid up to 30 days from first use allowing you to do as much as you want each day
  • Open dated ticket - tickets are activated the first time they are used, giving you the flexibility to choose the day you activate your New York Explorer Pass

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Create your own itinerary with 50+ top attraction choices...

The New York Explorer Pass allows access to New York’s most popular attractions while saving you time and money! Enjoy your choice of admission to 3, 4, 5 or 7 of the best attractions that the Big Apple has to offer.

Our guide to New York Explorer Pass

Make the most of your time in the Big Apple with the easy-to-use New York Explorer Pass that can save you up to 50% on the combined price of individual tickets.

With the New York Explorer Pass you can pick your choice of admission to any 3, 4, 5 or 7 fantastic attractions from a list of over 50 must-see sights, museums and tours for one low pre-paid price.

Plus you can skip the ticket line at some of these top attractions and take advantage of some great discounts on shopping and dining!

  • Instant Delivery!: Your gate ready e-ticket will be available instantly so you can show on your phone or print it out in advance.
  • Save Money: Save up to 45% off combined admission prices.
  • Save Time: VIP line privileges at many attractions.
  • Flexibility: Create your own itinerary with over 50 attraction choices
  • Freedom: Go at your own pace with 30 days to use your pass
  • Insider Info: Free E-guidebook and map available in 5 languages.

Highlights include:

  • Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus New York:  2-Day Ticket tour with four loops (Uptown, Downtown, Harlem, and Brooklyn Loops)*. Limited time offer.
  • Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island Immigration Museum - Ferry Ticket (provides access ONLY to the island, Pedestal and Crown tickets are not available with your Explorer Pass) 
  • Empire State Building (86th Floor Observatory)
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Top of the Rock™ Observation Deck
  • The RIDE
  • 9/11 Memorial & Museum

See Attractions tab for a full list of inclusions.

New York Tips & Tricks

Planning to shop while in New York? Make sure you have some extra room in your suitcase to allow space for your new purchases!

Reviews

Customer reviews for New York Explorer Pass

Average 5 out of 5 (501 customer reviews)

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  • Paper passes very quickly, we printed and took with us, but as above, we still had to have each pass validated at each attraction.

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  • Great value and easy to use.

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  • Well worth the money definitely buy these again

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Terms and conditions

Terms and conditions for New York Explorer Pass

  • You will be issued a gate-ready New York Explorer Pass Ticket, enabling you to start using your Explorer Pass as soon as you arrive in New York. The New York Explorer Pass will be available to download from your customer account shortly after your order processes. Print your Pass or present it directly on your mobile device to get into each attraction.
  • Your New York Explorer Pass also includes an E-guidebook with the most up-to-date attraction information, which you can download to your phone or print at home.
  • With the New York Explorer Pass, you can pick your choice of admission to any 3, 4, 5 or 7 fantastic Big Apple attractions from a list of over 50 New York options.
  • The New York Explorer Pass is activated the first time it is used and will expire after all your admissions are used or 30 days (whichever comes first). There are no refunds if you do not use all of your attraction admissions. 
  • Please note some attractions require advance reservations. Please consult your guidebook for details on how to book.
  • Featured attractions can be withdrawn at any time without notice and there are no refunds should a particular attraction be withdrawn.
  • Some attractions are seasonal. Please consult your guidebook for details.
  • NOTE : The MOMA is shut for renovation 16 June-21 October 2019
  • Please note: your pass includes only one visit per attraction. You can not visit the same attraction twice. 
  • *Free 2 day Hop-On Hop-Off tour is valid for customers who choose the Hop-On Hop-Off as one of their choices.

FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions for New York Explorer Pass

  • How do I receive my New York Explorer Pass?
    Shortly after booking, your New York Explorer Pass will be available to download from your customer account. You can print out the pass to get into each attraction or show it on your phone. This will enable you to start using your New York Explorer Pass straight away. You will receive a confirmation email with easy-to-follow instructions on how to access your customer account.
  • How long is the ticket valid for?
    The New York Explorer is valid for a period of 30 days from the first time it is used. All your attraction admissions must be used within this time.
  • Can I really jump the queue at some attractions?
    Yes, simply present your Explorer Pass at the attraction box office or entrance. Follow the simple instructions in your guidebook (which is supplied along with the pass) and avoid spending precious time waiting in line at popular museums such as the Met, the MOMA and also at Top of the Rock.
  • Can I visit a single attraction multiple times?
    No, you can only visit an attraction once on the New York Explorer Pass.

Attractions

New York Explorer Pass attractions

Featured attractions (subject to change without notice)

  • 9/11 Memorial & Museum
  • 9/11 Tribute Museum: Gallery Admission & Walking Tour
  • Alternative New York Street Art Walking Tour of the Lower East Side
  • American Museum of Natural History
  • Bryant Park Ice Skating (Express Skate)
  • Best of Brooklyn Walking Tour in Williamsburg
  • Best of NYC Cruise by Circle Line Sightseeing (*$10 upgrade fee applies)
  • Bronx's Little Italy and Arthur Avenue Walking Tour
  • Brooklyn Bridge and DUMBO Walking Tour*
  • Brooklyn Bridge Bike Tour
  • Brooklyn Museum & Brooklyn Botanic Garden Combo attractions)
  • Catacombs by Candlelight Tour
  • Central Park Bike Rental: Full Day
  • Central Park Bike Tour
  • Central Park TV & Movie Sites Walking Tour*
  • Central Park Walking Tour
  • City Rambler Walk Through History Tour
  • Clipper City Tall Ship: Daytime Statue Sail
  • City Winery Tour
  • Color Factory
  • City Rambler: Walk Through History Tour
  • Downtown Liberty Express Cruise by Circle Line
  • Empire State Building (access to 86th floor observatory)
  • Fashion Windows Walking Tour
  • Food On Foot Tours
  • Gossip Girl Sites Bus Tour by On Location Tours***
  • Graffiti & Street Art Walking Tour in Brooklyn
  • Graffiti & Street Art Workshop
  • Greenwich Village Walking Tour
  • Ground Zero Museum Workshop: Hands-On 9/11 Tour
  • Guggenheim Museum
  • Gulliver's Gate
  • Hamilton Happy Hour Tour
  • Harbor Lights Cruise: Circle Line Sightseeing
  • Harbour Lights Cruise by Circle Line Sightseeing (upgrade fee applies)
  • Harlem Bike Rental: Full Day
  • Harlem Bike Tour
  • Harlem Gospel Tour
  • High Line - Chelsea - Meatpacking District Neighbourhood Walking Tour
  • Highlights of Midtown Artchitecture Tour
  • Inside Out NYC Holiday Market & Christmas Lights Walking Tour
  • Hop-On Hop-Off Big Bus New York: Classic Tour 1-Day Tour
  • Hudson River Sightseeing: Full-Day Bike Rental*
  • Inside Broadway Walking Tour
  • Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum and Space Shuttle
  • Landmark Cruise: Circle Line Sightseeing
  • repeated
  • LEGOLAND Discovery Center®, Westchester
  • Liberty Cruise by Circle Line Sightseeing
  • Lincoln Center Tour
  • Luna Park at Coney Island : All-Day 24-Ride Wristband
  • Madame Tussauds New York
  • Madison Square Garden®: All Access Tour™
  • Museum of Sex
  • Museum of the City of New York
  • National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey
  • New York Botanical Garden
  • New York Historical Society Museum
  • New York Water Taxi: All Day Access Pass
  • Night Tour by Big Bus
  • NY Slavery & Underground Railroad Walking Tour
  • NYC TV & Movie Bus Tour by On Location Tours***
  • Queens Experience On Foot
  • Radio City Stage Door Tour®
  • Ripley's Believe It or Not!® Times Square
  • Rockefeller Center Tour
  • Secrets of Downtown Walking Tour
  • Secrets of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Tour
  • Shearwater Classic Schooner Sail (Daytime Statue Sail) *
  • Soho - Little Italy - Chinatown Neighbourhood Walking Tour
  • Spirits On Foot: Beer, Spirits & Wine Crawl
  • Spyscape
  • Statue by Night Cruise by Circle Line
  • Statue of Liberty & Ellis Island Ferry Ticket**
  • Surrey Rental on Governors' Island
  • The Downtown Experience (Powered by The RIDE)
  • The Met
  • The Met Breuer
  • The Met Cloisters
  • The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
  • The RIDE
  • The TOUR
  • The Whitney Museum of American Art
  • Top of the Rock Observatory
  • Trolls the Experience
  • Top Dog Tours NYC Marvel & DC Superheros
  • Wall Street Walking Tour
  • When Harry Met Seinfeld Bus Tour by On Location Tours***
  • Welcome to Harlem: Harlem Jazz Series
  • Woodbury Common Bus Tour (Scheduled Round Trip + VIP Coupon Booklet)
  • Yankee Stadium: Classic Tour

  • * Seasonal
  • ** Ferry Ticket provides ACCESS ONLY to the island. Tickets to the Statue’s “Pedestal” and “Crown” require an advance reservation for a fee and space is limited. Pedestal and Crown tickets are not available with your Explorer Pass.
  • ***Choice of 1 On Location Bus Tour. You will also need to leave a credit card number to hold your reservation, however, the credit card will only be charged if you do not show up for the tour. 

Please note some attractions require advance reservations. Please consult your guidebook for details on how to book.

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