The New York City Explorer Pass

Price from: 74 $
Duration: 1 hour

The New York City Explorer Pass

Save up to $40 per person per day with the NY Explorer Pass. Pay one low price and you get to pick from 50 of New York's best attractions, tours and cruises including the Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island, the Empire State Building, the Metropolitan Museum, movie sites tours, bike riding through Central Park and much more. PLUS the Explorer Pass includes the Hop On Hop Off Downtown Tour by City Sights as one of your choices, a great way to get around the city and see the sights!

With the New York City Explorer Pass, you take your pick from all the attractions listed below: American Museum of Natural History Bike and Roll Bike Rental Bike and Roll Brooklyn Bridge Tour Bike and Roll Central Park Tour Bike and Roll Inside Central Park Tour from Tavern on the Green BODIES...The Exhibition Brooklyn Museum (PLUS Brooklyn Botanic Garden) Circle Line 2 hour island cruise Circle Line 75 minute island cruise Circle Line Beast Ride Circle Line full island cruise ($5.00 upgrade per customer - 3 hour cruise) CitySights Hop-On Hop-Off Downtown Tour CitySights Multilingual Upper and Lower Manhattan Tour CitySights NY Brooklyn Tour CitySights NY Night Tour CitySights Uptown Treasures & Harlem Hop-On Hop-Off Tour City Sightseeing Cruises: Midtown Cruise City Sightseeing Cruises: Twilight Cruise CSI: The Experience at Discovery TS Cloisters Museum and Gardens Dead Sea Scrolls at Discovery TS Empire State Building Observatory Food On Foot Tours Ground Zero Museum Workshop Guggenheim Museum Intrepid Sea, Air, and Space Museum Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts Madame Tussauds Manhattan By Sail 
-Clipper City Tall Ship Sails Manhattan By Sail 
-Shearwater Schooner Sails Metropolitan Museum of Art Museum of Modern Art Museum of Sex 9/11 Memorial Combo (Water Taxi and Memorial) New York Botanical Garden United Nations Guided Tour NBC Studio Tour New York Historical Society Museum NY Water Taxi 1 day Hop-On Hop-Off Pass from Midtown NY Water Taxi Statue By Night Tour NY Water Taxi Statue of Liberty Express Cruise with bonus hop on hop off 1-day Water Taxi pass On Location Tours: Gossip Girl Tour On Location Tours: TV and Movie Sites Tour On Location: Central Park Movie Sites Tour On Location: Sex and the City Tour On Location: Brooklyn Movie Sites Tour Radio City Music Hall Stage Door Tour Ripleys Believe It or Not! SHARK Speedboat Thrill Ride Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island Immigration Museum Ferry Ticket Top of the Rock Observation Deck Traces & Places: Harlem Walking Tours Woodbury Common Premium Outlets Day Trip * Seasonal Attraction

Just show your card to take advantage all of these great VIP extras: Dining

Heartland Brewery & Rotisserie

20% savings on lunch or dinner at the Empire State location with the New York City Explorer Pass.

Pacific Grill

Your choice of either 20% off your total bill, happy hour drink specials, or complimentary dessert just by showing your New York City Explorer Pass.



Complimentary 15% Savings Certificate with New York City Explorer Pass. And when you spend $200 or more, receive a free Signature Gift with purchase.

Guggenheim Museum Store

10% savings on merchandise in the Museum Store

Macys Herald Square

Complimentary Visitor Savings Pass valid for 15% savings on qualifying purchases with the New York City Explorer Pass. (must show AD in the guidebook)

Metropolitan Museum of Art Store

10% savings with purchase of $50 or more (some exclusions apply) with the New York City Explorer Pass.

NBC Experience Store

10% savings with the New York City Explorer Pass.

South Street Seaport

Free VIP Welcome Packet that includes special incentives, a coupon book, a complimentary logo gift item, and more.

Tours, Attractions and Services

You get discounts on various tours & attractions. For more information, please contact Excursiopedia or us directly.  


Redemption locations (Here you have to change your voucher to the Explorer Pass):

Circle Line Downtown Ticket Booth (Harbor Experience)

89 South Street, Pier 16 (Corner of Fulton and South Street)

New York, NY 10038

Hours: Daily 10:00 am- 3:00 pm (Seasonal Location)

Closed: January and February, Christmas and New Year’s Day. All holiday hours are subject to change without notice.



810 Seventh Avenue 3rd floor

New York, NY 10019

Hours: M-F  8:30am - 6pm, Sat and Sun 9am - 5pm, Holidays 9am - 3pm


NBC Experience Store

30 Rockefeller Plaza W. 49th St. (between 5th and 6th Ave)

New York, NY 10012

Hours: Monday — Saturday, 8:30 am — 5:30 pm; Sunday, 9:30 am — 4:30 pm

Closed: Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day. All holiday hours are subject to change without notice


In order to reserve an Explorer Pass, please write a message to us or to Excursiopedia!

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South Street Seaport - This May be the best attraction in NYC
Bob P , Closter, New Jersey, 2015-05-17
The Seaport is the best recreation of the maritime history of New York City. I never tired of going there for a few hours for the official attractions and the interesting surroundings. read full review
South Street Seaport - Beautiful place!
browneyedowl , Milton Keynes, United Kingdom, 2015-05-02
We stumbled on Seaport by pure chance when walking from Wall Street to the Brooklyn Bridge. It's a lovely, charming little area with some cute boutiques and cafes. Cobbled streets which are so out... read full review
South Street Seaport - Quaint with Character
Sandy H , Memphis, Tennessee, 2015-04-24
Loved the area down by the wharf. Enjoyed the food and shopping area and especially the friendly people. Great restaurants in the area around wharf. Great food read full review
Empire State Building - organized well
Lrhode2 , 2015-05-22
they really have this thing down pat. entered with ease we had the headphone thingy to do all the explaining so we could do it all at our leisure without a boring tour guide and the views were... read full review
Empire State Building - impressive with good views
186402Merlin , Birmingham, United Kingdom, 2015-05-22
We were lucky to visit around 4pm and the queue wasn't too bad so decided to enjoy the view, then the sunset, then the lights coming on after dark. All staff were very friendly and helpful. The... read full review
Empire State Building - Bit of a free for all!
Angela W , 2015-05-22
We felt like herded sheep and couldn't get close to the edge for a decent photo as there were just far too many people up there. We had the sky ride first which we weren't expecting but turned out to... read full review
Statue of Liberty - Must See!
Daniel I , Champaign, Illinois, 2015-05-21
Allow a lot of time. (6+hours). Buy tickets to walk to her crown online, but make sure you do it 6 months ahead of time. The staircase is spiral all the way up, and all the way down. (2 different... read full review
Statue of Liberty - Never again!!!!
donnawhite1 , wigan, 2015-05-21
Spent more time queueing for this than viewing it. Almost 2hr wait to get on the ferry going and the same coming give yourself a day for this attraction. More ferries returning to New York... read full review
Statue of Liberty - Worth the wait, book crown tickets early
hlb74 , liskeard, 2015-05-21
Awesome day out, stood in queues for two hours to get on the ferry, no chance of getting in the crown, tickets sold for three months time were available. Alright if you don't mind taking chances on... read full review
Madame Tussauds - 20 minutes in and out
Stephanie T , Belgium, 2015-05-22
We went early ( before opening time) because we had About an hour to spend. It was already crowded! Thank gog we ordered our tickets online the day before. After telling this to an employee we got... read full review
Madame Tussauds - An Excellent Place to Visit
Ankit S , 2015-05-21
Visiting Madame Tussauds at NYC was an amazing experience. But I feel the Indian celebrities were very less. I could just see two Amitabh Bachchan and Shahrukh Khan which was a bummer considering I... read full review
Madame Tussauds - great
Ahmad T , Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, 2015-05-20
It was a great wax muesum. I loved it but it was kind of missy not that much of arrangement. the 4 d show was good. After all it was a cool place to visit. read full review
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