Bellevue Hospital is the nation's first public hospital, pioneering the first maternity ward and floating quarantine boats.
Alphabet City is the home of legendary jazz musicians, a candy store owned by a 90-year-old, and a tree where a religious movement began.
Untapped New York Insiders are invited inside the New York Public Library for a tour of the exhibition Lou Reed: Caught Between the Twisted Stars.
Here are the top 10 secrets of Fillmore East, a lost rock venue on Second Avenue near East 6th Street in the East Village.
The Beat Generation left their impact on New York City by frequenting bars, disrupting social norms, and immortalizing the city in writing.
Artists and writers have flocked to the cultural hub that is NYC over the years. The homes of Edith Wharton, Truman Capote, Marcel Duchamp can still be visited.