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Tramway Plaza

8 locals recommend ·

Tips from locals

Alfonso
Alfonso
July 26, 2019
watch the sunset and city lights from here
Brad
Brad
January 29, 2019
Many people don't know it but there is a tram that runs across the East river to Roosevelt Island. It operates on the NYC Metrocard and is a great way to get a bird's eye view of Manhattan's East side, the bridges and Queens. While your on Roosevelt island there is a free hop on hop off bus that can…
Ming & Lucia
Ming & Lucia
January 14, 2017
Visited Roosevelt Island and took the the air tram, and the views are spectacular! The Roosevelt area is clean and there's a lawn by the East Riverside where you could sit and enjoy the Manhattan skyline and the sound of the rushing water.
Roxie
Roxie
June 02, 2016
Take a 3 min fun trip on the tramway (Remember when Spiderman saved a bunch of kids on the tram from the Green Goblin?) from Midtown Manhattan (59th St and the 2nd Ave) to Roosevelt Island with your MTA card. You will love it!!! But don't do it during the rush hour, or there will be many commuters…
Anthony
Anthony
January 27, 2016
Provides an AMAZING view of the city and drops you off right along the river on Roosevelt Island's beautiful walk path along the east side skyline!
Location
1123-1129 2nd Avenue
New York, New York 10022
Phone+1 212-504-4115