Washington Square Park, New York, New York

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  • 2 mentions in Beautiful places in New York - for photography

    • Ffion H.

      Ffion H. said, "...Park gives a great view of the NYC skyline, as well as taking the (free) Staten Island Ferry to/from Staten Island. Washington Square Park is also a great place to get a shot of the Empire State Building framed nicely within the park's..." See More

    • Mike G.

      Mike G. said, "...Hi Julia...so many great places, but my fav's are Washington Square Park, anywhere in Central Park and Times Square (touristy but a must)..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Free things to do in New York City?

    • Jesse C.

      Jesse C. said, "...visit - Central Park, Bryant Park (also close to the New York Public Library - Mid-Manhattan Library and Grand Central Terminal), Washington Square Park, Madison Square Park (there's a Shake Shak in MSP and Eataly is right across the street). You can..." See More

    • Kelly R.

      Kelly R. said, "...how Manhattan was named. Could be another thing to do with kids before the Statue of Liberty visit. Another place is Washington Square Park which is a nice spot to picnic. Very picturesque with street performers, gardens, and water fountains...." See More

  • 1 mention in Best road trips on the East Coast.

    • Thom L.

      Thom L. said, "...great philly things (see post about Philly). New York is big and wonderful to walk for free. I like Central Park, Washington Square Park for the street life and Chinatown New York for other world experience. Art galleries in SoHoare free. Walk TriBeCa,..." See More

  • 1 mention in What to see and do + restaurant ideas in NYC

    • Thom L.

      Thom L. said, "...- Conservatory Water; and "In Search of Bobby Fisher", a true story about a boy who learned to play chess in Washington Square Park (This might have some mild bad language). Central Park - Grab some coffee/hot cocoa and pastries and head to..." See More

  • 1 mention in Itinerary

    • Courtney R.

      Courtney R. said, "...give you a much more authentic feel for what downtown NY really is: Start off having breakfast at Chelsea Market Baskets. Washington Square Park is really just college kids and skateboarders. Chelsea Market has much more life. Actually, if you flip your days,..." See More

  • 1 mention in What would kids like to do in NYC on a weekend trip?

    • Megan B.

      Megan B. said, "...My daughter-who visited NYC at ages 7 and 8(last two summers)-LOVED Central Park Zoo, Build-A-Bear Workshop,The Hershey's Times Square, Washington Square Park in the evening, and the Broadway musical Matilda. There is also an enormous American Girl Cafe if your girls are interested..." See More

  • 1 mention in A week in NYC

    • Crystal L.

      Crystal L. said, "...city. If you enjoy modern art you can also go to the nearby David Zwirner Gallery. Branching out from there near Washington Square Park there is the IFC cinema which shows foreign, independent, and other art house type films. In the park itself..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the best free things NYC has to offer?

    • Emily B.

      Emily B. said, "...just wandering around the city and watching NYers go about their day. Some great places to do so are Central Park, Washington Square Park or High Line Park. All of these are also great places to take a break or enjoy a cup..." See More

  • 1 mention in Non-touristy "must do's" in Manhattan over the week of July 4th

    • Jerome L.

      Jerome L. said, "...down the Washington Mews, a private gated street in New York City between Fifth Avenue and University Place just north of Washington Square Park The museums are awesome. Be sure to show you student Id for discounts.You want to hit central park and..." See More

  • 1 mention in First trip to NYC, any advice?

    • Rocio A.

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      Rocio A. said, "...DUMBO, Flatiron Bldg,Chelsea Market Baskets, High Line Park, Madison Square Park, Greenwich Village, Chinatown New York, Little Italy, Statue of Liberty, Washington Square Park, Financial District, etc. Last but not least, dedicate a day to walk 5th Ave, Times Square, pick a..." See More

  • 1 mention in Things To Do with Young Children

    • terry O.

      terry O. said, "...Natural History. Go to some nearby children's playgrounds where there's sand and water (depends where you're staying). There's one in famous Washington Square Park so parents can visit the park, relax and people-watch. Walk across the Brooklyn Bridge for some great views -..." See More

  • 1 mention in free or cheap things to do in NYC

    • Kelly R.

      Kelly R. said, "...free walking tours. You could also just explore Grand Central Terminal, New York Public Library and Central Park as well as Washington Square Park where you can picnic & watch street performers. Hope this helps...." See More

  • 1 mention in Easter for a seasoned visitor

    • Douglas M.

      Douglas M. said, "...and 6th. Counter Culture Coffee . They also do cold brew (yeooow). Joe the Art of Coffee for coffee near Washington Square Park was excellent though I found there was usually no seating whatsoever due to the wifi connection being used up..." See More

  • 1 mention in Good places to visit in Manhattan

    • Spencer H.

      Spencer H. said, "...- they can be picked up at 59th Street and 5th Avenue, and will cost you about $50.00 for twenty minutes. Washington Square Park is another great area for wandering around in. It’s right in the middle of the village and is surrounded..." See More

  • 1 mention in What should I absolutely, positively not see or do in NYC?

    • tina t.

      tina t. said, "...I think besides Central Park, the best areas to consider are all in the lower half of the city: SoHo , Washington Square Park, Meatpacking District / TriBeCa and the Wall Street area (it's so different down there from the rest of..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are top 3 NYC experiences for kids?

    • Megan B.

      Megan B. said, "...hours,be sure to watch the sea lions at lunch), Nintendo World, The Hershey's Times Square, Build-A-Bear Workshop, and the fountain in Washington Square Park. We saw Matilda on Broadway and she loved it, didn't seem like it would be all that great..." See More

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