1. Commuters riding the subway on Jan. 23: Nicolas Economou / NurPhoto via Getty Images 2. A completely empty 7 train car in Manhattan last Friday: Roy Rochlin / Getty Images 3. The always frenetic Times Square last November: Flickr: Creative Commons / Andreas Komodromos / Via Flickr: andreas_komodromos 4. Times Square on Saturday, hardly a soul in sight: Tayfun Coskun / Anadolu Agency via Getty Images 5. The Rink at Rockefeller Center two years ago this month: Mohammed Elshamy / Anadolu Agency / Getty Images 6. The Rink last Saturday: Cindy Ord / Getty Images 7. The Oculus in May 2019: Flickr: Creative Commons / Warren LeMay / Via Flickr: warrenlemay 8. The Oculus, nearly empty, on Saturday: Gabriele Holtermann-Gorden / Sipa USA via AP 9. Visitors lining up outside the Metropolitan Museum of Art last July: aimintang / Getty Images 10. The Met, temporarily closed due to the coronavirus, on Sunday: John Nacion / STAR MAX / IPx 11. Apple Fifth Avenue, nearly always crowded with tourists and shoppers, in April 2015: Michael Nagle / Bloomberg via Getty Images 12. The store — closed for two weeks, along with all other Apple stores outside of the "Greater China" region — on March 12: David Dee Delgado / Getty Images 13. The TKTS Times Square ticket booth slammed with theatergoers in April 2016: Flickr: Creative Commons / Sharon Mollerus / Via Flickr: clairity 14. The TKTS counters on March 12, closed after all Broadway shows were suspended: David Dee Delgado / Getty Images 15. The room where it happens — aka the Richard Rodgers Theatre, where Hamilton is performed — on March 14, 2017: Kevin Hagen / Getty Images This was even on a day of heavy snow and freezing rain. 16. It was very quiet uptown last Friday: John Lamparski / Echoes Wire / Barcroft Media via Getty Images 17. The Times Square–42nd Street subway station last June: Flickr: Creative Commons / Elvert Barnes / Via Flickr: perspective 18. The eerily deserted station on March 13: Roy Rochlin / Getty Images 19. Central Park's Bethesda Terrace filled with visitors on a warm June day in 2017: Spencer Platt / Getty Images 20. The terrace on March 14 (albeit a cooler day during the coronavirus pandemic): Johannes Eisele / AFP / Getty Images 21. New York's Grand Central Station, usually filled with commuters, in September 2017: Robert Alexander / Getty Images 22. The Main Concourse on Monday, March 16: Tayfun Coskun / Anadolu Agency via Getty Images 23. And finally, the iconic, pedestrian-packed Brooklyn Bridge in September 2018: Daniel Slim / Getty Images 24. And the bridge yesterday, far less crowded than usual: Mark Lennihan / AP Keep social distancing, NYC!