United Nations

First Ave. at 47th St.
Manhattan, NY 10017
Midtown East


Every year, over 1 million visitors from around the world visit United Nations Headquarters (UNHQ), an international territory belonging to the 193 Member States of the UN. UN Guided Tours offer a behind-the-scenes view of the Organization at work. Visit the Security Council Chamber in the newly renovated Conference Building and learn about how the UN addresses issues such as disarmament, human rights and the Millennium Development Goals. Please note that the General Assembly Hall is currently under renovation and not accessible to the public. For updated information on security, accessibility and possible closures, please visit http://visit.un.org. Please note that a guided tour ticket is required for visitors to enter UNHQ. Purchase your tickets in advance of your visit only online at http://visit.un.org.

Photo: Marley White


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