We visited the sites of NYC's most infamous former insane asylums. We also rounded up some lesser known facilities, including an orphanage and smallpox hospital.
It's hard to remember that Manhattan isn't the only island in the city. This week's featured Foursquare list taps into The Other Islands of NYC, ranging from popular spots like Roosevelt Island to lesser-trod places like a prison complex.
Louis Kahn's Four Freedoms Park, the subject to much debate--love and hate--opens to the public on October 24th.
40 years in the making, the Louis I. Kahn park for the tip of Roosevelt Island nears completion. A final behind-the-scenes look into the construction.
Untapped gets a tour of the FDR Four Freedoms Park in Roosevelt Island, standing inside the infamous "Room" and getting up close and personal with the smallpox hospital ruin.
A look at the construction site for the new park on Roosevelt Island and the smallpox hospital in Southpoint Park.