high line, nyc

My trip to New York City this past weekend, like always, has me inspired by all it has to offer.
Among the great shopping and fabulous restaurants we checked out the High Line.
This awesome public park owned by the city, is built on a historical freight rail line above the streets on the west side of Manhattan.
This 1.45 mile park is full of beautiful plants and gardens, plenty of seating
and currently has an art sculpture exhibit throughout the line.
What a great escape to be 1 flight of stairs away from traffic lights & automobiles
and still enjoy the city views.

My daughter with her friends, walking the line.



Not only is the concept incredible, but the design is quite impressive.

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Vendors filled this space the beautiful sunny Saturday we were there.
crowded high line

Read more on how the same park designer, James Corner Field Operations is helping Cleveland.

Or click here to check out New Vision for a Key Public Space aired 4/23/14 on WCPN.

  1. This is an incredible space that every city needs. Thanks for sharing!

  2. So cool Joelle! Very inspiring! Can’t wait to check it out soon!!!

  3. Caroline said:

    That looks so cool! I can’t wait to see it when we go there this summer! Your photos are fabulous!

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