Washington Square Park 2.5 rating

  Nature and Parks

The park and the famous arch is located in the heart of the Village. Though located in the middle of an affluent neighborhood, the park attracts a hodgepodge of people.

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About Washington Square Park

 between Washington Square North, Washington Square South, Washington Squa

 Nearest Transit: W 4th St (Lines: A,C,E,F,S,V)

 +1 212-408-010

 http://www.nycgovparks.org

Washington Square Park and Nearby Attractions on Map

Nearby Attractions km / mile
Flatiron Building

Flatiron Building(1.3 km)
The Flatiron Building is another of New York’s architectural landmarks, a wedge-shaped 22-storey Beaux-Arts building at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Broadway.

Empire State Building

Empire State Building(2.2 km)
The Empire State Building is Manhattan’s best known landmark and stands as a testament to the American spirit.

New York Stock Exchange

New York Stock Exchange(2.9 km)
A historic site, not least because of the Black Thursday crash of the Exchange on 24 October 1929 and the subsequent sell-off panic which started on Black Tuesday, 29 October, precipitating the worldwide Great Depression of the early 1930s.

23 Wall Street

23 Wall Street(2.9 km)
Located across from the Stock Exchange is this imposing office building which was constructed in 1914 and served as the headquarters of JP Morgan.

Trump Building

Trump Building(2.9 km)
A very impressive skyscraper which was completed in 1930 and surpassed the height of the nearby Woolworth Building, making it the tallest building in the world until the Chrysler Building was completed just a month later (which in turn lost that title to the Empire State Building less than a year later).

Brooklyn Bridge

Brooklyn Bridge(2.8 km)
From its intersection with Park Row (just east of City Hall) you can walk (takes about 20-30 minutes each way), bike, or drive across the historic and iconic bridge to Brooklyn.

Chrysler Building

Chrysler Building(2.9 km)
One of the most recognizable and favored structures of New York, the Chrysler was the world's tallest building when completed in 1930, but lost that title to the nearby Empire State Building less than a year later.

Grand Central Terminal

Grand Central Terminal(2.9 km)
Walk in and see the main concourse, a cavernous room often filled with people and elegantly detailed, with arched windows, a lovely clock, and an astronomical ceiling.

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