Stonewall riots and 42 more things to do & see

West Village, Manhattan, New York, United States
    Start your walk at Stonewall riots
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    Stonewall riots
    1969 spontaneous uprising for LGBT rights in New York City

    The Stonewall riots were a series of spontaneous, violent demonstrations by members of the gay community against a police raid that began in the early morning hours of June 28, 1969, at the Stonewall Inn in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. They are widely…Read more

  • Make your way 0.00 miles to Stonewall Inn
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    Stonewall Inn
    Gay tavern and historical monument in New York City

    The Stonewall Inn, often shortened to Stonewall, is a gay bar and recreational tavern in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Lower Manhattan, New York City, and the site of the Stonewall riots of 1969, which is widely considered to be the single most important event leading to the gay liberation…Read more

  • Make your way 0.01 miles to Stonewall National Monument
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    Stonewall National Monument
    United States national monument in New York City

    Stonewall National Monument is a 7.7-acre U.S. National Monument in the West Village neighborhood of Greenwich Village in Lower Manhattan, New York City. The designated area includes the 0.19-acre Christopher Park and the block of Christopher Street bordering the park, which is directly across the street from the…Read more

  • Make your way 0.02 miles to Gay Liberation Monument
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    Gay Liberation Monument
    Monument in New York

    The Gay Liberation Monument is a monument featuring the sculpture Gay Liberation by American artist George Segal, located in Christopher Park along Christopher Street in the West Village section of Manhattan, New York. Located at the northern end of the park, the art installation commemorates the Stonewall riots and features…Read more

  • Make your way 0.03 miles to Hess triangle
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    Hess triangle
    Small plot of land in New York City

    The Hess triangle is a triangular tile mosaic set in a sidewalk in New York City's West Village neighborhood at the corner of Seventh Avenue and Christopher Street. The plaque reads "Property of the Hess Estate which has never been dedicated for public purposes." The plaque is an isosceles triangle,…Read more

  • Make your way 0.07 miles to Smalls Jazz Club
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    Smalls Jazz Club

    Smalls Jazz Club is a jazz club at 183 West 10th Street, Greenwich Village, New York City. Established in 1994, it earned a reputation in the 1990s as a "hotbed for New York's jazz talent" with a "well-deserved reputation as one of the best places in the city to see…Read more

  • Make your way 0.07 miles to Julius (restaurant)
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    Julius (restaurant)
    Restaurant in Manhattan

    Julius' is a tavern in Manhattan's Greenwich Village neighborhood in New York City, located at 159 West 10th Street at Waverly Place. It is often called the oldest continuously operating gay bar in New York City. Its management, however, was actively unwilling to operate as such, and harassed gay customers…Read more

  • Make your way 0.11 miles to Baby Brasa
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    Baby Brasa

    BABY BRASA is an organic Peruvian group of restobars and catering service based in New York City, founded in 2016 by restaurateur, television personality and singer Franco Noriega. The two-story flagship location in the West Village serves contemporary Peruvian cuisine, fusion dishes, and signature cocktails. The West Village location is…Read more

  • Make your way 0.02 miles to Village Vanguard
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    Village Vanguard
    Jazz club in New York City

    The Village Vanguard is a jazz club at Seventh Avenue South in Greenwich Village, New York City. The club was opened on February 22, 1935, by Max Gordon. At first, the club presented folk music and beat poetry, but it became a jazz venue in 1957.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.05 miles to Mulry Square
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    Mulry Square
    Park in the United States of America

    Mulry Square is a triangular parking lot at the southwest corner of Greenwich Avenue and Seventh Avenue South which was once thought to be the site of a wedge-shaped diner that was the inspiration for Edward Hopper's famous painting Nighthawks. The parking lot's fencing supports Tiles for America, a September…Read more

  • Make your way 0.05 miles to Greenwich Avenue
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    Greenwich Avenue
    Avenue in Manhattan, New York

    Greenwich Avenue, formerly Greenwich Lane, is a southeast-northwest avenue located in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. It extends from the intersection of 6th Avenue and 8th Street at its southeast end to its northwestern end at 8th Avenue between 14th Street and 13th Street. …Read more

  • Make your way 0.03 miles to New York City AIDS Memorial
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    New York City AIDS Memorial

    The New York City AIDS Memorial is a public memorial built "to honor New York City's 100,000+ men, women and children who have died from AIDS, and to commemorate and celebrate the efforts of the caregivers and activists." It is the first major space that is dedicated to the epidemic…Read more

  • Make your way 0.06 miles to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center
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    Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center
    Organization

    The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center, commonly called The Center, is a nonprofit organization serving the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender population of New York City and nearby communities. The center is located in the West Village at 208 West 13th Street in Lower Manhattan, in a…Read more

  • Make your way 0.09 miles to 2 Horatio Street
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    2 Horatio Street
    Apartment building in Manhattan

    2-10 Horatio Street is a 17-story co-operative apartment building located between Greenwich and Eighth Avenues, on the corner of Greenwich Avenue, across from Jackson Square Park in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City, United States. Built in 1929-31 and designed by Robert T. Lyons, the building is…Read more

  • Make your way 0.02 miles to Jackson Square Park
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    Jackson Square Park

    Jackson Square Park is an urban park in the Greenwich Village Historic District in Manhattan, New York City, United States. The 0.227 acres park is bordered by 8th Avenue on the west, Horatio Street on the south, and Greenwich Avenue on the east. The park interrupts West 13th Street.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.07 miles to White Columns
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    White Columns
    Non-profit gallery for emerging artists

    White Columns is New York City’s oldest alternative non-profit space. White Columns is known as a showcase for up-and-coming artists, and is primarily devoted to emerging artists who are not affiliated with galleries. All work submitted is looked at by the director. Some of the artists receive studio visits…Read more

  • Make your way 0.10 miles to 302 West 12th Street
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    302 West 12th Street

    302 West 12th Street is a residential building facing west onto Abingdon Square Park in the Greenwich Village Historic District[1] on the west side of lower Manhattan in New York City, United States.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.03 miles to 299 West 12th Street
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    299 West 12th Street
    Residential skyscraper in Manhattan, New York

    299 West 12th Street is a residential building facing south onto Abingdon Square Park in the Greenwich Village Historic District on the west side of lower Manhattan in New York City.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.05 miles to Abingdon Square Park
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    Abingdon Square Park
    Park in Manhattan, New York City, United States of America

    Abingdon Square Park is located in the New York City borough of Manhattan in Greenwich Village. The park is bordered by Eighth Avenue, Bank Street, Hudson Street and West 12th Street.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.04 miles to Bank Street (Manhattan)
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    Bank Street (Manhattan)
    Street in Manhattan, New York

    Bank Street is a primarily residential street in the West Village part of Greenwich Village in the borough of Manhattan in New York City. It runs for a total length of about 710 metres from West Street, crossing Washington Street and Greenwich Street, to Hudson Street and Bleecker Street…Read more

  • Make your way 0.04 miles to The Family (Gross)
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    The Family (Gross)
    Sculpture

    The Family is an outdoor bronze sculpture by American artist and educator Chaim Gross, installed at the Bleecker Playground in Manhattan, New York City.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.02 miles to Magnolia Bakery
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    Magnolia Bakery
    Bakery in established in New York City

    Magnolia Bakery is a chain of bakeries founded in New York City. The first location opened in 1996 at 401 Bleecker Street, on the corner of West 11th Street in the West Village neighborhood of Manhattan. The bakery is known for its desserts, especially its cupcakes.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.04 miles to White Horse Tavern (New York City)
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    White Horse Tavern (New York City)
    Tavern in New York City

    The White Horse Tavern, located in New York City's borough of Manhattan at Hudson Street and 11th Street, is known for its 1950s and 1960s Bohemian culture. It is one of the few major gathering-places for writers and artists from this period in Greenwich Village that remains open. The…Read more

  • Make your way 0.14 miles to 131 Charles Street
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    131 Charles Street
    United States national historic site

    131 Charles Street is a Federal style townhouse in the West Village, New York City.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.05 miles to West Village Houses
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    West Village Houses

    The West Village Houses are a collection of 42 walk-up buildings in New York City's West Village that contain 420 apartments. They were built with the support of New York City and New York State through its Mitchell-Lama Housing Program. They were championed by Jane Jacobs and intended to be…Read more

  • Make your way 0.07 miles to 173 and 176 Perry Street
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    173 and 176 Perry Street

    173 and 176 Perry Street are a pair of high-rise residential buildings facing West Street in West Village, Manhattan, New York City. It was designed by Richard Meier & Partners, and are the first project undertaken by Meier in Manhattan, although they stand a short walk away from his 1970…Read more

  • Make your way 0.06 miles to Palazzo Chupi
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    Palazzo Chupi

    Palazzo Chupi at 360 West 11th Street between Washington and West Streets in the West Village section of the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City is a residential condominium building designed by artist Julian Schnabel in the style of a Venitian palazzo, built on top of a former…Read more

  • Make your way 0.10 miles to Bell Laboratories Building (Manhattan)
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    Bell Laboratories Building (Manhattan)
    United States national historic site

    463 West Street is a 13-building complex located on the block between West Street, Washington Street, Bank Street, and Bethune Street in Manhattan, New York. It was originally the home of Bell Telephone Laboratories between 1898 and 1966. For a time, it was the largest industrial research center in the…Read more

  • Make your way 0.06 miles to Congregation Beit Simchat Torah
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    Congregation Beit Simchat Torah
    Synagogue in Manhattan, New York City

    Congregation Beit Simchat Torah is a synagogue located in Manhattan, New York City. It was founded in 1973, and is the world's largest LGBT synagogue. CBST serves Jews of all sexual orientations and gender identities, their families, and their friends. Members commute from as far away as the Bronx…Read more

  • Make your way 0.01 miles to Westbeth Artists Community
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    Westbeth Artists Community
    United States national historic site

    Westbeth Artists Housing is a nonprofit housing and commercial complex dedicated to providing affordable living and working space for artists and arts organizations in New York City. Its campus comprises the full city block bounded by West, Bethune, Washington and Bank Streets in the West Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New…Read more

  • Make your way 0.11 miles to The Jane
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    The Jane

    The Jane is a boutique hotel located at 505–507 West Street, with its main entrance at 113 Jane Street in the West Village section of the Greenwich Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.10 miles to Whitney Museum of American Art
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    Whitney Museum of American Art
    Art Museum in Lower Manhattan, New York City

    The Whitney Museum of American Art, known informally as the "Whitney", is an art museum in Manhattan. It was founded in 1930 by Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney , a wealthy and prominent American socialite and art patron after whom it is named.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.10 miles to The Standard, High Line
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    The Standard, High Line

    The Standard, High Line, formerly The Standard, is an 18-story luxury boutique hotel located at 848 Washington Street between West 13th and Little West 12th Streets in the Meatpacking District of Manhattan, New York City. It stands 57 feet above street level, above the High Line, a former elevated…Read more

  • Make your way 0.07 miles to Meatpacking District, Manhattan
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    Meatpacking District, Manhattan
    United States national historic site

    The Meatpacking District is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Manhattan that runs roughly from West 14th Street south to Gansevoort Street, and from the Hudson River east to Hudson Street. The Meatpacking Business Improvement District extends further north to West 17th Street, east to Eighth Avenue,…Read more

  • Make your way 0.06 miles to Hotel Gansevoort
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    Hotel Gansevoort

    The Gansevoort Meatpacking NYC Hotel or Hotel Gansevoort is a luxury hotel located at 18 Ninth Avenue between Little West 12th Street and 13th Street in the Meatpacking District neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. The building, which was completed in 2004, was designed by Stephen B. Jacobs and has…Read more

  • Make your way 0.45 miles to Christopher Street
  • Christopher Street
    Thoroughfare in Manhattan, United States

    Christopher Street is a street in the West Village neighborhood of the New York City borough of Manhattan. It is the continuation of 9th Street west of Sixth Avenue.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.04 miles to Lucille Lortel Theatre
  • Lucille Lortel Theatre
    Off-Broadway theater and former movie theater in the West Village, Manhattan, New York City, United States

    The Lucille Lortel Theatre is an off-Broadway playhouse at 121 Christopher Street in Manhattan's West Village. It was built in 1926 as a 590-seat movie theater called the New Hudson, later known as Hudson Playhouse. The interior is largely unchanged to this day.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.06 miles to Chumley's
  • Chumley's
    Historic pub in New York City

    Chumley's is a historic pub and former speakeasy at 86 Bedford Street between Grove and Barrow Streets in the West Village neighborhood of Greenwich Village, Manhattan, New York City. It was established in 1922 by the socialist activist Leland Stanford Chumley, who converted a former blacksmith's shop near the corner…Read more

  • Make your way 0.09 miles to Church of St. Luke in the Fields
  • Church of St. Luke in the Fields
    Church building in Manhattan, United States of America

    The Church of St. Luke in the Fields is an Episcopal church located at 487 Hudson Street between Christopher and Barrow Streets at the intersection of Grove Street in the West Village neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. The church was constructed in 1821-22 and has been attributed to…Read more

  • Make your way 0.09 miles to Federal Office Building (New York City)
  • Federal Office Building (New York City)
    United States national historic site

    The Federal Office Building in New York City, also known as U.S. Appraisers' Warehouse, was built between 1892-99. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1974. It is a ten-story Romanesque style building bounded by Christopher, Greenwich, Barrow, and Washington Streets, about four blocks west of…Read more

  • Make your way 0.08 miles to Weehawken Street
  • Weehawken Street
    Street in Manhattan, New York

    Weehawken Street is a short street located in New York City's West Village, in the borough of Manhattan, one block from and parallel to West and Washington Streets, running between Christopher Street and West 10th Street.…Read more

  • Make your way 0.07 miles to Christopher Street Pier
  • Christopher Street Pier
    Pier in Manhattan, New York City

    The Christopher Street Pier is a group of piers in Hudson River Park on the Hudson River waterfront of Greenwich Village, Manhattan, New York City, numbered 42, 45, 46, and 51. "Christopher Street Pier" usually refers specifically to Pier 45 opposite W. 10th Street, which can be reached by crossing…Read more

  • Make your way 0.26 miles to Greenspon Gallery
  • Greenspon Gallery

    Greenspon is an art gallery located in the West Village of New York City owned by Amy Greenspon.…Read more

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