Highline park nyc map. Here is the official website for nyc parks for the high line location. Find out where it is and what the closest landmarks are on our interactive map. High line map and visitor guide. Saved from demolition by neighborhood residents and the city of new york the high line opened in 2009 as a hybrid public space where visitors experience nature art and design.
Owned by the city of new york the high line is a public park programmed maintained and operated by friends of the high line in partnership with the new york city department of parks recreation. This map is designed to represent parks as they are used by the public. This post is a visitors guide to the high line a city park on an abandoned elevated freight rail line in the middle of nyc including tips on planning your visit. If you would like to view all city property under the jurisdiction of nyc parks please visit nyc opendata.
The high line is a 145 mile long 233 km elevated linear park greenway and rail trail created on a former new york central railroad spur on the west side of manhattan in new york city. The high lines design is a collaboration between james corner field operations project lead diller scofidio renfro and piet oudolf. Page 1 of 4. The high line.
It is a 145 mile long elevated linear park greenway and rail trail created on a former new york central railroad spur. With our comprehensive high line map you wont miss any nyc attractions historic landmarks places to eat or places to just relax. It should not be used to represent the legal boundaries of property under parks jurisdiction. Friends of the high line raises nearly 100 of the high lines annual budget.
Nyc parks the park is about a mile long and has several entrances most of which appear to be elevators to the elevated park converted from a rail line. The high line is an elevated freight rail line transformed into a public park on manhattans west side. It is owned by the city of new york.