Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel

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135-20 39th Avenue, Flushing, NY, 11354, United States   •  Weather:    •   Local Time:     •  Phone: 718-460-6666   •  Hotel Reservations: 888-627-8156

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Things to do in Flushing, NY

New York's borough of Queens has become one of the country's top cultural destination. Step outside our doors and into the most ethnically diverse 115 sq. miles on earth in Flushing, located across the East River from Midtown Manhattan.

Downtown Flushing is the largest urban center in Queens, and home to the second largest Chinatown in New York City. Flushing's 1,255 acres Meadow-Corona Park was the site of two World's Fairs (1939 and 1964), and great steel Unisphere exemplifies that era of history. Just beyond our hotel you will find Citi Field Stadium, home of the New York Mets, and the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, which hosts the U.S. Open Tennis Tournament each year. Less than two miles away is the New York Hall of Science, the Queens Museum of Art, the Queens Zoo, and the Queens Botanical Garden. Explore our many things to do in Flushing, NY below.


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Skyview Center Mall

0.2 miles away

Located in downtown Flushing, Queens, just two blocks from the MTA #7 subway, The Shops at SkyView Center is the regions’ largest mixed-use, multi-level shopping destination offering a growing mix of premier national retail stores for women’s, men’s and children’s apparel, shoes, electronics, home furnishings, entertainment, cosmetics, groceries and more!

Additional Nearby Malls:
Queens Crossing Mall | 0.2 miles away

New World Mall | 0.2 miles away

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Chinese Lunar New Year

Join us at our annual Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations and take part in the festivities! Savor one of our signature rice bean cakes, which are made every year on property especially for this event, and partake in the parade, which winds its way through our neighborhood.

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Arthur Ashe Stadium (Formerly US Tennis Center)

0.3 miles away

Arthur Ashe Stadium, a part of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center located within Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in the New York City borough of Queens, is the main tennis stadium of the US Open, the last of each year's four Grand Slam tournaments, and also where the annual Arthur Ashe Kids' Day takes place.

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Citi Field (Home of New York Mets)

0.3 miles away

Citi Field is a stadium located in Flushing Meadows–Corona Park in the New York City borough of Queens. Completed in 2009, it is the home baseball park of Major League Baseball's New York Mets. Citi Field was built as a replacement for the adjacent Shea Stadium, which opened in 1964 next to the site of the 1964–1965 World's Fair.

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Local Restaurants

within 1-mile radius

Shanghai You Restaurant: Dim Sum
135-33 40th Rd. Flushing, NY 11354
Asian Jewels Seafood Restaurant
133-30 39th Ave, New York, NY 11354
Jade Asian Restaurant
136-28 39th Ave, Flushing, NY 11354

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Tea Houses

Within 1-mile radius

Prince Tea House
36-39 Prince St. Flushing, NY 11354
Rose House
136-17 39th Ave. Flushing, NY 11354
Fang Gourmet Tea
135-25 Roosevelt Ave. Flushing NY 11354

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Queens Theatre (QT)

2 miles away

Queens Theatre (QT) is the premier performing arts venue in Queens. QT’s mission is to provide quality and diverse performing arts activities that are economically and geographically accessible to the 2.2 million residents of Queens, the most ethnically diverse county in the nation and the surrounding metropolitan region.

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New York Hall of Science

2 miles away

The New York Hall of Science occupies one of the few remaining structures of the 1964 New York World's Fair in Flushing Meadow-Corona Park in the borough of Queens in New York City. Today, it stands as New York City's only hands-on science and technology center. The more than 400 hands-on exhibits explore biology, chemistry, and physics.

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Queens Botanical Garden

2 miles away

The Queens Botanical Garden now consists of 39 acres of rose, bee, herb, and perennial gardens. It is an urban oasis where people, plants and cultures are celebrated through inspiring gardens, innovative educational programs and demonstrations of environmental stewardship.

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Flushing Meadow-Corona Park

3 miles away

Often referred to as Flushing Meadow Park, Flushing Meadows Park or Flushing Meadows, is a public park in New York City. It contains the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, the current venue for the U.S. Open tennis tournament; Citi Field, the home of the New York Mets baseball team; the New York Hall of Science, the Queens Museum of Art, the Queens Theatre in the Park, the Queens Wildlife Center, and the New York State Pavilion.

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Museum of the Moving Image

5 miles away

Museum of the Moving Image advances the public understanding and appreciation of the art, history, technique, and technology of film, television, and digital media. It does so by collecting, preserving, and providing access to moving-image related artifacts. Additionally, it increases visitor's understanding by screening significant films and other moving-image works, presenting exhibitions of artifacts, artworks, and interactive experiences, and offering educational and interpretive programs to students, teachers, and the general public.

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Resorts World Casino

8 miles away

Resorts World Casino offers all-day gaming, plus exciting live entertainment and a variety of dining options to suit every palate. Up to 5,000 slots and electronic table games challenge and excite every guest.

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Aqueduct Race Tracks

12 miles away

Aqueduct Racetrack is a Thoroughbred horse-racing facility and racino in South Ozone Park, Queens, New York. Racing meets usually run from late October/early November through April.

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What's Nearby

  1. Aqueduct Race Tracks
  2. Arthur Ashe Stadium
  3. Chinatown
  4. Citi Field
  5. Flushing Meadows Corona Park
  6. Queens Botanical Garden
  7. Queens Theatre
  8. Resorts World Casino
  9. Museum of the Moving Image
  10. New York Hall of Science
  11. Golden Shopping Mall
  12. Queens Center Mall
  13. The Shops at SkyView Center
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