The High Line now extended to Section 2

The High Line now extended to Section 2 |  New York City |  One of  most visited outdoor areas of New York City , after the Central Park, now offers more. The High Line is located on Manhattan’s West Side. It runs from Gansevoort Street in the Meatpacking District to West 34th Street, between 10th & 11th Avenues. Section 1 of the High Line, which opened to the public on June 9, 2009, runs from Gansevoort Street to West 20th Street. Section 2, between West 20th and West 30th Streets, opened June 8, 2011.
Click on the picture to see the FULL The High Line 360 photo taken today June 12 by Carlos Melia.
Access to The High Line is possible via any of the access points listed below: Gansevoort Street, 14th Street (elevator access), 16th Street (elevator access), 18th Street, 20th Street, 23rd Street (elevator access coming soon), 26th Street, 28th Street and 30th Street (elevator access). Access is FREE.

The new section doubles the length of the public park. The High Line is now one mile long, running from Gansevoort Street to West 30th Street. Photo by Iwan Baan

Access points from street level are located every two to three blocks. Many of these access points include elevators, and all will include stairs. For more information www.thehighline.org

Julianne Swartz, has created a sound installation – Digital Empathy – for The High Line, delivering messages and music to park viewers in eleven locations: the park’s elevators, bathrooms and drinking fountains. Personal messages, poems, songs, and humor all which are delivered by computer-generated voices.
General views from The High Line. (fist one of 23rd. Street and London Terrace). The High Line is open from 7:00 AM to 11:00 PM daily. Last entrance to the park is at 10:45 PM.

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