Public Art & Green Spaces

Sure, Central Park is uptown, but Lower Manhattan is lush with inviting green space and art-stocked public plazas for locals, workers and tourists alike to take a seat, grab a bite and relax. Here’s where to take in the fresh air and even fresher creative work.

What To See and Do Outside

Art On The Ave NYC Seeks Applicants For Fall Lower Manhattan Exhibit Art On The Ave NYC Seeks Applicants For Fall Lower Manhattan Exhibit MvVO’s Ad Art Show Is Taking Over The Oculus For The Month Of May MvVO’s Ad Art Show Is Taking Over The Oculus For The Month Of May Elizabeth H. Berger Plaza Is Now Open For Your Springtime Outdoor Enjoyment Elizabeth H. Berger Plaza Is Now Open For Your Springtime Outdoor Enjoyment Celebrate The Return Of Rooftop Season With A Mini-Lawn At Pier 17 Celebrate The Return Of Rooftop Season With A Mini-Lawn At Pier 17 Governors Island To Bring Back Glamping, Exhibitions and The Jazz Age Lawn Party Governors Island To Bring Back Glamping, Exhibitions and The Jazz Age Lawn Party See Brooklyn Artist Rashid Johnson’s Largest Mural To Date At Brookfield Place See Brooklyn Artist Rashid Johnson’s Largest Mural To Date At Brookfield Place

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Albany Plaza
Attractions & Landmarks, Sightseeing & Guided Tours
America’s Roots Running Tour
Attractions & Landmarks, Sightseeing & Guided Tours
American Merchant Mariners Memorial
Attractions & Landmarks, Sightseeing & Guided Tours
Anderson Contemporary
Museums/Galleries
Ape & Cat (at the Dance), by Jim Dine
Public Art
Art Gallery at Pace University
Museums/Galleries
Balloon Flower, by Jeff Koons
Public Art
Battery Park City Esplanade
Public Spaces, Parks, & Plazas
Black Gotham Experience
Attractions & Landmarks, Sightseeing & Guided Tours
Brookfield Place
Attractions & Landmarks; Public Spaces, Parks, & Plazas
Castle Clinton National Monument
Attractions & Landmarks; Museums/Galleries
City Hall
Attractions & Landmarks, Sightseeing & Guided Tours
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