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High Line

high line

July 18 @ 7:00 am - 7:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 7:00 am, repeating until July 31, 2021

Gansevoort Plaza
Ninth Avenue at Gansevort Street Chelsea/Meatpacking
New York, New York

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

FREE

Take a 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.

* Lots of nature, art installations (including current group exhibition The Musical Brain throughout) & cool design incorporating elements of the original rail line.

* Look for interesting architecture and watch taxis and pedestrians below at the 10th Avenue overlook at 17th Street.

* Lounge on wooden chaises and splash in shallow fountains between 14th & 15th Streets.

* Lots of sweet & savory options throughout the park, including Melt Bakery ice cream sandwiches, La Newyorkina paletas, and Berlin Currywurst German street food. Pr fuel up at with tons of options at nearby Chelsea Market and explore public art in the neighborhood.

* Enter at Gansevoort Street, 23rd Street, or 30th Street (elevators available), and move north or south.

 

The Musical Brain

Nine artists approach music through different lenses—historical, political, performative, and playful—in new installations and soundscapes installed throughout the High Line.

Sit next to human shaped sculptures made with colorful musical instruments, explore what stories discarded objects tell when played and hear what happens when a railway spike becomes a bell. Daily at dusk, see…

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Space is limited.

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Creative Breaks on Little Island

Visit new greenspace Little Island for weekly artmaking activities for all ages with teaching artists and guest organizations like the Children’s Museum of the Arts, The New Victory Theater, The Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Art and The Museum of the Chinese in America.

At 11 am & 3; Thursday afternoons feature a…

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