A Green Sanctuary Amidst the Towers – Teardrop Park

Teardrop Park is a bit of a treasure for those lucky enough to find it. Tucked within the residential towers that loom over the northern sector of Battery Park City, this unique park delivers a sanctuary to relax, play and explore.   This transcendent public space, located just off Warren Street - at least that's how we found it - offers an opportunity to experience the transported natural settings of the rich ...

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A Little Island Sprouts Out of the Hudson

It’s hard to miss the futuristic tulip-shaped columns rising out of the Hudson River just below 14th Street. There is nothing quite like it in Manhattan. At first glance, it could pass as a miniature golf course, new theme park, or even a space station rather than a floating verdant garden. It’s Little Island, one of the most imaginative parks in New York City and it's now open to the ...

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Sweet Dreams are Made of This – Domino Park

And the sweetest park of them all.  Domino Park, the fabulous new waterside park in Williamsburg, brings a fresh look to the urban landscape and a true treat to visitors, young and old alike.  If you are not familiar with this green space, it was recently featured in various news outlets as the city park with the newly created social-distancing circles. Domino Park is part of the re-development of the former Domino ...

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One Of The City’s Best Kept Secrets – Elevated Acre Park

If you’ve ever wondered what a park of the future looks like, chances are you’ve walked by this one without knowing it. Located in Manhattan’s Financial District, this lush and cloistered park is hidden atop a four-story parking garage. Accessed via LED-lit escalators that make you feel like you’re entering the world of Tron, this public park was built in 2005 and is one of the finest green spaces in ...

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