As a preview for Freshkills Park's much anticipated opening, we've rounded up 10 fun facts about the green space, dealing with infrastructure, 9/11 and more.
During its heyday, the New York State Pavilion served as the "shining star" of the 1964-65 World's Fair. Here are 10 secrets we uncovered about the landmark.
While much of Flushing Meadows Park was rebuilt for the 1964 World's Fair, the remnants of the 1939 World's Fair are significant if you know where to look.
Freshkills Landfill which gave Staten Island an unfortunate identity for over half a century, is now on its way to becoming the largest park developed in NYC
The streets of New York City were particularly empty on the morning of January 14, 1971. Many might have assumed
Though we may not notice it, NYC is home to many small cemeteries in all five boroughs, with the smallest on this list having 30 interments.
This May, be sure to check out the virtual bird installation, Bird’s Eye View, at Battery Park and Yvonne Shortt’s dog sculpture Peppermint.
To celebrate the beautiful springtime weather, be sure to head outside and visit some of New York City’s newest public art installations. This April, be sure to check out THE POEM sculpture in Times Square, Rockefeller Center’s The Flag Project in honor of Earth Day, and Midnight Moment's video Wolf Light. In addition, read on to learn more about art installations still up from previous months.
With warmer weather on the horizon as springtime fast approaches, new public art installations continue to open throughout New York City.
Corona is one of New York City's oldest and most layered neighborhoods. Here is an inside peek at a few of its secrets.