New York City Live Cams

See what's happening in NYC right now

Are you missing the views of NYC? I can fix that! You can get a bite of the Big Apple from the comfort of your home thanks to multiple New York City live cams throughout Manhattan, Brooklyn, and New Jersey. Whether you want to see the skyline or some major attractions, you can witness New York live 24/7!

1. New York Skyline

If you are longing for the New York Skyline, you can see Lower Manhattan with One World Trade Center live from Brooklyn.

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2. Times Square

If you want to see what’s happening on Times Square right now, you have several options to get live coverage. Typically, Times Square is one of the busiest places in New York City. Maybe you can even spot a Disney character?

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3. Empire State Building

You can take a glance at New York’s most iconic skyscraper whenever you feel like it. Head to the live webcam on their website to see not only views of the Empire State Building (ESB Cam) itself but also the views from the Empire State Building (South View)!

Another perk the ESB Cam has for you is that it enables you to see the tower lights at night. Whether the Empire State Building shines in its classic white lights, special colors or even hosts a light show – you can watch it live! You can find the lighting calendar here.

4. Brooklyn Bridge

Thousands of people walk across Brooklyn Bridge every day. One of the New York City live cams, located in Brooklyn Heights, lets you enjoy the views of Brooklyn Bridge with Manhattan in the background. Besides the Brooklyn Bridge, you can see Manhattan Bridge, Edge, and Empire State Building. See what’s happening right now:

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5. 5th Avenue

Watch what’s happening one of the busiest streets in New York: 5th Avenue! You can see Saks Fifth Avenue (between 49th and 50th) as well as parts of St. Patrick’s Cathedral. Watch the live stream here.

6. Bryant Park

Another New York City live cam lets you observe what’s happening in Bryant Park. It is one of the most popular parks in NYC and known for hosting many activities – from ice skating and a holiday market in the winter to free summer movies and concerts in the summer. This NYC webcam will show you the view from the New York Public Library towards 6th Avenue.

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7. Columbus Circle

EarthCam NYC provides live coverage at New York’s most famous traffic circle – Columbus Circle. You can even see the Southwest corner of Central Park. Check it out here.


Maureen from Loving New York



I hope these NYC Webcams will bring you some joy and get you excited for your next New York trip ❤️




Profilbild Steffen Kneist
About the author

I'm a true New York fan! Not only have I visited the city over 25 times but also have I spent several months here at a time. On my blog I show you the best and most beautiful spots of the city, so that you have a really good time! You can also find lots of insider tips in our New York travel guide. Also check out my hotel finder for New York!

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