Here are 6 New York addresses made famous by movies and series.
Over the years, the Big Apple has become a star of the small and big screen. The city has often served as a backdrop for films and series making certain addresses a pilgrimage for fans. We offer a non-exhaustive list of addresses to visit if you are passing through New York.
This is the building where Monica Rachel, Chandler and Joey’s apartments are supposed to be. The building’s in the West Village, corner of Grive Street and Bedfort Street.
How I met your mother
If you’re in midtown, grab a drink at McGee’s, the bar that inspired the McLaren’s, the headquarters of the show’s protagonists. The bar plays the “fan landmark” card all the way through with a card full of references to the show.
Address: 240 W 55th St, New York City...
When Harry meets Sally
If you’re a fan of romantic places, book a lunch at Katz’s Delicatessen, the restaurant where the mythical scene of Meg Ryan simulating an orgasm was shot. On the menu? Sandwiches and meat, an address not really vegan-friendly, but a must for lovers of the 7th art.
Address: 205 E Houston St, New York...
Sex and the City
If you want to share a brunch like Carrie, Charlotte, Samantha and Miranda do, go to Cafeteria which is the restaurant where the four women meet every Sunday (or almost every Sunday).
The address is 119 7th Avenue, New York City, Chelsea…
The Dark Knight
Numerous scenes of Batman were shot in New York City, and the stock exchange stairs were used as the setting for the final fight between Bane and the Black Knight.
Address: 11 Wall St, New York.
One of the most emblematic places in the series is undoubtedly the steps of the Met, where Blair and her class sit down every lunchtime to enjoy their meal. After taking your souvenir photo on the steps, with a headband in your hair, take the time to visit the museum which offers a collection of exceptional works.
Address: Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 5th Ave, New York.
If you’re planning a trip to New York City, this is a perfect opportunity to explore these cult places. Hotels in New York are numerous, choose a central hotel if you have few days and a large budget.