Samuel Paley Park is one of Secrets of NYC.

1. Samuel Paley Park

Andere Naturgebiete · Midtown East · 3 E 53rd St (Fifth Ave), New York City, NY

nycgonycgo: Nestled in a small Midtown plaza is an unexpected piece of history: five sections of the Berlin Wall have been on display here since 1990. Mehr erfahren.

The New York Earth Room is one of Secrets of NYC.

2. The New York Earth Room

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Kunstgalerie · SoHo · 141 Wooster St (btw Prince St and Houston St), New York City, NY

nycgonycgo: Ring a nondescript buzzer and ascend far above the SoHo streets to a quiet, meditative room filled entirely with dirt. Here, 3,600 square feet of floor space is covered with 280,000 pounds of earth. Mehr erfahren.

Bike and Roll Governors Island is one of Secrets of NYC.

3. Bike and Roll Governors Island

Fahrradladen · Governors Island · Andes Rd (btw Barry Rd & Quadrangle Rd), New York City, NY

nycgonycgo: On Fridays through October 8, you can borrow a bike for up to an hour for free as part of Bike and Roll's Free Bike Fridays. Mehr erfahren.

Staten Island Museum is one of Secrets of NYC.

4. Staten Island Museum

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Geschichtsmuseum · St. George · 75 Stuyvesant Pl (Wall Street), Staten Island, NY

nycgonycgo: Special features here include the Hall of Natural Science's Cabinet of Curiosities, home to bizarre wonders of nature (such as a four-legged chicken preserved in a jar and glow-in-the-dark rocks). Mehr erfahren.

St. George Theatre is one of Secrets of NYC.

5. St. George Theatre

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Theater · St. George · 35 Hyatt St, Staten Island, NY
Grand Central Terminal is one of Secrets of NYC.

6. Grand Central Terminal

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Bahnhof · Midtown East · 87 E 42nd St (btwn Vanderbilt & Park Ave), New York City, NY
New York City Marble Cemetery is one of Secrets of NYC.

7. New York City Marble Cemetery

Friedhof · East Village · 60 E 2nd St (btwn 1st & 2nd Ave), New York City, NY

nycgonycgo: The cemetery gate, located at the end of a narrow alley leading from Second Avenue, is unlocked to visitors only for a few hours on the 4th Sunday of each month from April to October. Mehr erfahren.

Staten Island Tugboat Graveyard is one of Secrets of NYC.

8. Staten Island Tugboat Graveyard

Hafen · South Shore · Rossville, New York City, NY

nycgonycgo: This swampy patch of the Arthur Kill Road waterway is the final resting place for dozens of abandoned boats. The gravesite can be found via a makeshift path off Arthur Kill Road near Rossville Avenue. Mehr erfahren.

Pomander Walk is one of Secrets of NYC.

9. Pomander Walk

Wohngegend · New York City, NY

nycgonycgo: 27 buildings resembling Tudor homes with colorful doors, shutters and timber frames grace this gated street that's tucked away on the Upper West Side, nearly completely out of view to passersby. Mehr erfahren.

Golden's Kosher Deli & Restaurant is one of Secrets of NYC.

10. Golden's Kosher Deli & Restaurant

Feinkost / Weinkeller · Heartland Village · 2845 Richmond Ave (at Kmart Shopping Center), Staten Island, NY

nycgonycgo: Originally bought as a backyard playground for his kids, Ray Pannone's 1936 subway car was instead placed in his diner. The only restaurant with a real NYC subway car as part of its decor. Mehr erfahren.

Central Park Zoo is one of Secrets of NYC.

11. Central Park Zoo

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Zoo · Central Park · Central Park (btwn 59th & 65th St), New York City, NY
Central Park - Literary Walk is one of Secrets of NYC.

12. Central Park - Literary Walk

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Skulpturengarten · Central Park · 65th St. (6th Ave.), New York City, NY

nycgonycgo: So called because it's lined with statues of writers William Shakespeare, Robert Burns, Sir Walter Scott and Fitz-Greene Halleck—and Christopher Columbus, often referred to here as "the odd man out." Mehr erfahren.

Strawberry Fields is one of Secrets of NYC.

13. Strawberry Fields

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Skulptur im Freien · Central Park · Central Park West (at W 72nd St), New York City, NY
Belvedere Castle is one of Secrets of NYC.

14. Belvedere Castle

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Burg · Central Park · 79th Street (at Central Park), New York City, NY

nycgonycgo: Designed by Calvert Vaux in the 1860s as a lookout point for the Great Lawn to the north and the Ramble to the south. Now home to the Henry Luce Nature Observatory. Mehr erfahren.

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir is one of Secrets of NYC.

15. Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir

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See · Central Park · Central Park (btwn 85th & 96th St.), New York City, NY

nycgonycgo: Originally built as a backup to the NYC's main water supply, the reservoir now serves as an ecological sanctuary that houses more than 20 species, including herons, egrets, loons, coots, wood ducks. Mehr erfahren.

Huddlestone Arch is one of Secrets of NYC.

16. Huddlestone Arch

Aussichtspunkt · Central Park · East Dr., New York City, NY

nycgonycgo: Built from enormous uncut boulders—one of which is said to weigh 100 tons—Central Park's Huddlestone Arch is supported not by mortar, concrete or metal but by gravity and friction alone. Mehr erfahren.

The Charles A. Dana Discovery Center is one of Secrets of NYC.

17. The Charles A. Dana Discovery Center

Andere Naturgebiete · Central Park · 36 W 110th St (btw Lenox & 5th Ave), New York City, NY

nycgonycgo: There is catch-and-release fishing Tuesday through Sunday from April to October of each year. Mehr erfahren.

New York Public Library – Belmont Library & Enrico Fermi Cultural Center is one of Secrets of NYC.

18. New York Public Library – Belmont Library & Enrico Fermi Cultural Center

Bibliothek · Belmont · 610 E 186th St (at Hughes Ave.), Bronx, NY

nycgonycgo: Fittingly, the branch of the NYPL in The Bronx's Little Italy features Italian-language newspapers, books, videos and other materials that chronicle and illuminate the Italian-American experience. Mehr erfahren.

Van Cortlandt Park is one of Secrets of NYC.

19. Van Cortlandt Park

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Park · Van Cortlandt Park · Broadway (W. 242nd St.), Bronx, NY

nycgonycgo: This sprawling park boasts the nation's first public golf course, which opened in 1895. It offers rolling hills, well-placed water and trees and a 600-yard-plus hole that will challenge anyone. Mehr erfahren.

Socrates Sculpture Park is one of Secrets of NYC.

20. Socrates Sculpture Park

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Skulpturengarten · 3205 Vernon Blvd (at Broadway), Long Island City, NY

nycgonycgo: Once an abandoned landfill, in the 1980s this area was turned into an open studio and exhibition space for artists, as well as a neighborhood park. Mehr erfahren.

Brooklyn Heights Promenade is one of Secrets of NYC.

21. Brooklyn Heights Promenade

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Park · Brooklyn Heights · Columbia Heights (btwn Remsen & Orange), Brooklyn, NY
EHS St. George Residence is one of Secrets of NYC.

22. EHS St. George Residence

Studentenwohnheim · Brooklyn Heights · 100 Henry St (at Clark St), Brooklyn, NY

nycgonycgo: No longer a hotel, in its heyday in the early 20th century, it was the largest one in NYC. It boasted the largest indoor saltwater swimming pool in the country, replete with a spring-fed waterfall. Mehr erfahren.

Fraunces Tavern Museum is one of Secrets of NYC.

23. Fraunces Tavern Museum

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Geschichtsmuseum · Financial District · 54 Pearl St (Broad St), New York City, NY

nycgonycgo: The site of George Washington's farewell to his officers in 1783 is Manhattan's oldest surviving structure. Fraunces Tavern is New York's only museum dedicated to American Revolutionary War history. Mehr erfahren.

24. Luna Park

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Freizeitpark · Coney Island · 1000 Surf Ave (at W 10th St), Brooklyn, NY