View of front of Gracie Mansion from the street. This is the home of NYC mayors.
View of front of Gracie Mansion from the street. This is the home of NYC mayors.
The Met, Met,
The Metropolitan Museum of Fine Arts
The Frick, Frick Collection, Frick fountain
The Frick Garden & fountain
Roosevelt House, Sara & Eleanor's House,
The Roosevelt House

UPTOWN

Upper East Side

 (boundaries: W- Fifth Ave.; E- East River; S- 59th St.; N- 125th St.)

MUSEUMS/HISTORICAL HOUSES

PARKS/ARBORETUM/GARDENS/PRESERVES

  • JOHN JAY PARK- FDR Drive; East 76th Street to East 78th Street
  • JEFFERSON PARK- 1st Avenue, FDR Drive between E. 111 and 114 Street
    • EL ARBOL DE ESPERANZA- by L. Brower Hatcher
    • TOMORROW’S WIND- by Melvin Edwards
  • CARL SCHURZ PARK- East End Ave to East River, E. 84th to 90th Street
    • PETER PAN STATUE- created by Charles Andrew Hafner for the Paramount Theater Street 

UPPER WEST SIDE (UWS) & LINCOLN CENTER  

(boundaries: S- 59th St.; N- 110th St.; E- Central Park West; W- Hudson River)

MUSEUMS/HISTORICAL HOUSES

PARKS/ARBORETUM/GARDENS/PRESERVES

  • RIVERSIDE PARK- Riverside Dr. to Henry Hudson Pkwy; West 153 to 72nd to St. Clair Place
    • ELEANOR ROOSEVELT MEMORIAL- 72nd Street, by Penelope Jencks
    • FIREMEN’S MEMORIAL- 100th Street, by Attilio Piccirilli
    • JOHN MERVEN CARRERE MEMORIAL by Thomas Hastings (architect) 
    • GENERAL FRANZ SIGEL- 106th Street, by Karl Bitter
    • ROBERT RAY HAMILTON FOUNTAIN- (decorative horse troughs), architectural design by Warren & Wetmore
    • HIPPOPOTAMUS FOUNTAIN- 91st Street, by Robert J. Cassilly, Jr.
    • JOAN OF ARC MEMORIAL- around 93rd Street, by Anna Vaughn Hyatt Huntington
    • SAMUEL J. TILDEN- 112th Street, by William Ordway Partridge
    • SOLDIERS’ AND SAILORS’ MONUMENT- 89th Street
    • AMIABLE CHILD MEMORIAL- funeral urn/pedestal marking grave from 1797
    • WARSAW GHETTO MEMORIAL PLAZA- one of the first Holocaust monuments, dedicated 1947
    • WOMAN’S HEALTH PROTECTIVE ASSOCIATION DETAIL- 116th Street, by Bruno Louis Zimm
    • INVISIBLE MAN: A MEMORIAL TO RALPH ELLISON- by Elizabeth Catlett
  • DAMROSCH PARK, Amsterdam Avenue and W. 62nd Street
    • The Daniel & Florence Guggenheim Bandshell
Natural History, Museum of Natural History,
Museum of Natural History
Eleanor Roosevelt, contemplating Eleanor
Eleanor Roosevelt

MANHATTAN NEIGHBORHOODS

Visit some of these areas

Lower Manhattan     Financial District     Midtown South     Midtown     Uptown     Northern Manhattan     Central Park & Columbus Circle