Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
Follow the green dots for a socially-distanced stroll on the unique public park built on a historic freight rail line elevated above the streets on Manhattan’s West Side. Timed-entry passes required on weekends. On weekdays, the park is open at 7 am –7 pm without reservations.
Enter at Gansevoort Street, 23rd Street, or 30th Street (elevators available), and move north or south Look for lots of nature, art installations & cool design incorporating elements of the original rail line. Watch taxis and pedestrians below at the 10t Avenue overlook.
Walk through a large, illuminated, stained glass-like house dubbed “Bombora House,” surrounded by smaller “satellite” house-shaped sculptures. Interact with it via text, prompting a unique programmed light reaction. The latest installment of Tom Fruin’s Icon series of everyday objects reimagined and reinterpreted in steel, colored acrylic glass, and specialized lighting.
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