The Tombs and 19 more things to do & see

Chinatown, Manhattan, New York, United States
    Start your walk at The Tombs
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    The Tombs
    Detention Complex

    The Tombs is the colloquial name for the Manhattan Detention Complex , a municipal jail in Lower Manhattan at 125 White Street, as well as the nickname for three previous city-run jails in the former Five Points neighborhood of lower Manhattan, an area now known as the Civic Center.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.04 miles to Firehouse, Engine Company 31
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    Firehouse, Engine Company 31
    United States national historic site

    Firehouse, Engine Company 31 is a historic fire station located at 87 Lafayette Street between Walker and White Streets in the Civic Center neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. It was built in 1895 and designed by architects Napoleon LeBrun & Sons, who built it in the style of …Read more

  • Make your way 0.05 miles to Centre Street (Manhattan)
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    Centre Street (Manhattan)
    Street in Manhattan, New York

    Centre Street runs north–south in the New York City borough of Manhattan. Centre Street runs from Park Row, through Chinatown, and continues north to Spring Street, where it merges with Lafayette Street. North of Reade Street, Centre Street is northbound-only .…Read more

  • Make your way 0.10 miles to Church of the Most Precious Blood (Manhattan)
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    Church of the Most Precious Blood (Manhattan)
    Church in New York City, United States

    The Church of the Most Precious Blood is a Roman Catholic parish located in New York City. The parish is under the authority of the Archdiocese of New York, and is the National Shrine Church of San Gennaro. Located on Baxter Street with an additional entrance on Mulberry Street, the…Read more

  • Make your way 0.08 miles to Umberto's Clam House
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    Umberto's Clam House

    Umberto's Clam House is an Italian seafood restaurant located at 132 Mulberry Street in Little Italy in Manhattan , New York, United States Umberto's became known for its "tasty dishes of calamari, scungilli, and mussels", but initially became prominent, weeks after opening, for being the site of "one of the…Read more

  • Make your way 0.15 miles to 97 Bowery Building
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    97 Bowery Building

    The 97 Bowery Building is a five-story loft building on The Bowery between Hester and Grand Streets in the Lower East Side neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.03 miles to Hester Street (Manhattan)
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    Hester Street (Manhattan)
    Street in Manhattan, New York

    Hester Street is a street in the Lower East Side of the New York City borough of Manhattan.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.12 miles to Invisible-Exports
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    Invisible-Exports

    Invisible-Exports is a contemporary art gallery located in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, New York. It is co-owned and directed by Risa Needleman and Benjamin Tischer and recognized for housing provocative and controversial exhibitions. The gallery represents a small roster of influential avant-garde artists, including iconic artist Genesis P-Orridge.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.18 miles to Jarmulowsky Bank Building
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    Jarmulowsky Bank Building
    Building in Manhattan, New York, United States

    The Jarmulowsky Bank Building is a 12-story building formerly housing the Jarmulowsky Bank on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, New York City. Located at Canal Street and Orchard Street, the Jarmulowsky Bank Building was built by architects Rouse & Goldstone in 1912, in Beaux-Arts style. The building is faced…Read more

  • Make your way 0.09 miles to Eldridge Street Synagogue
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    Eldridge Street Synagogue

    The Eldridge Street Synagogue is a synagogue and National Historic Landmark in Chinatown, Manhattan, New York City. Built in 1887, it is one of the first synagogues erected in the United States by Eastern European Jews.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.08 miles to Division Street (Manhattan)
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    Division Street (Manhattan)
    Street in Manhattan, New York

    Division Street is a one-way street in the Two Bridges district of Lower Manhattan. It runs in a northeasterly direction with westbound traffic and passes beneath the Manhattan Bridge. It begins at the intersection of Canal Street and Ludlow Street and runs westward to Bowery. It is mostly residential.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.06 miles to Confucius Plaza
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    Confucius Plaza

    Confucius Plaza Apartments is a limited-equity housing cooperative in Chinatown, Manhattan, New York City. The 44-story brown brick tower block complex ) with 762 apartments was constructed in 1975 at a cost of $38,387,000. The building was the first major public-funded housing project built for almost exclusively Chinese Americans.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.08 miles to Atlantic Garden
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    Atlantic Garden
    Now-demolished German-American theater in New York City

    The Atlantic Garden was a beer garden and music hall established by William Kramer in 1858 at what is now 50, Bowery, New York City, next to the Bowery Theatre and on the site of the Bull's Head Tavern, formerly headquarters for New York's cattle market, and the New…Read more

  • Make your way 0.09 miles to Chinese Community Centre
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    Chinese Community Centre
    Community center in New York City

    The Chinese Community Center at 60-64 Mott Street is home to both the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association , the oldest Chinese community service organization of Chinatown established in 1883, and New York Chinese School, established in 1909 for children who came from overseas; both are located in the same Manhattan…Read more

  • Make your way 0.07 miles to Museum of Chinese in America
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    Museum of Chinese in America
    Art, Cultural, History museum in NY , USA

    The Museum of Chinese in America is a museum in New York City which exhibits Chinese American history. It is a nonprofit 501 education and cultural institution that presents the living history, heritage, culture, and diverse experiences of Chinese Americans through exhibitions, educational services and public programs.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.07 miles to Mulberry Bend
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    Mulberry Bend

    Mulberry Bend was an area surrounding a curve on Mulberry Street, in the notorious Five Points neighborhood in Lower Manhattan, New York City. It is located in what is now Chinatown in Manhattan.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.02 miles to Columbus Park (Manhattan)
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    Columbus Park (Manhattan)
    Manhattan

    Columbus Park, formerly known as Mulberry Bend Park, Five Points Park and Paradise Park, is a public park in Chinatown, Manhattan, in New York City. During the 19th century, this was the most dangerous ghetto area of immigrant New York, as portrayed in the book and film Gangs of New…Read more

  • Make your way 0.05 miles to Church of the Transfiguration, Roman Catholic (Manhattan)
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    Church of the Transfiguration, Roman Catholic (Manhattan)
    United States national historic site

    The Church of the Transfiguration is a Roman Catholic parish located at 25 Mott Street on the northwest corner of Mosco Street in the Chinatown neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. The parish is under the authority of the Archdiocese of New York and is staffed by the Maryknoll…Read more

  • Make your way 0.05 miles to Chinatown Fair
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    Chinatown Fair
    Building in Chinatown, New York, United States

    Chinatown Fair Family Fun Center is a video arcade center located on Mott Street in Chinatown, Manhattan. Historically, the arcade catered toward competitive fighting games. The original arcade opened in 1944 and closed in February 2011, but reopened in May 2012 under different management. Chinatown Fair has been widely regarded…Read more

  • Make your way 0.03 miles to Doyers Street
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    Doyers Street
    Street in Manhattan, New York

    Doyers Street is a 200-foot-long street in the heart of Chinatown in the New York City borough of Manhattan. It is one block in length and has a sharp bend in the middle. The street runs south and then southeast from Pell Street to the intersection of Bowery, Chatham…Read more

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