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Battery Park

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Address: 75 Battery Place, New York City, NY 10280
Phone Number: +1 212-417-2000
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The park includes, on one end, Hope Garden - a memorial to AIDS victims -...

The park includes, on one end, Hope Garden - a memorial to AIDS victims - and on another, the ferry that'll take you to Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty, not to mention a number of other memorials and monuments scattered in between.

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Nice Park at the southern tip of Manhattan. You can stroll in a lovely ambiance. Romantic spot too if you isolate you and yours. A few colourful spheres add the spectacle. We... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Nice Park at the southern tip of Manhattan. You can stroll in a lovely ambiance. Romantic spot too if you isolate you and yours. A few colourful spheres add the spectacle. We visited in the afternoon and experienced a great view of harbour. The skyscrapers of the city were amazing. Worth visit more than once. Wall Street is walkable.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We were going to take ferry to Staten Island and pass Statue of Liberty however there was a really long q and also it was freezing. We had a good camera and took pictures of Staten Island and the Statue of Liberty. It was lovely to walk around the park and we saw some nice modern art as well as... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The park is a beautiful green place at the tipof the Manhattan with many monuments of those who have paid the ultimate price

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We opted to visit the park for a daylight view of the statue. Great views and photos. A simple way to enjoy without the added price of the ferry and island visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It's hard not to enjoy your time in Battery park unless perhaps you are in line for the ferry to Ellis Island or the Statue of Liberty. The park is a beautiful green point at the tip of Manhattan filled with monuments to those who have payed the ultimate price. The sphere brought me back to September 11th. The views... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

got tickets to ellis island and statue of liberty had a large sculpture that was in the world trade center. good views and interesting to see and walk around.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't miss this. The river walk along the Hudson is marvellous. Many people don't visit downtown and should. Many improvements since 9/11.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great scenic views, beautiful backdrop of the New York skyline and a romantic place to stroll away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Plenty of places to grab a coffee or a snack if you wish....

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here while waiting in line. Peaceful and serene. There are goodies and food stalls around.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for a long walk here in lovely weather and decided to run a 10km the next day. It is a lovely spot, plenty of runners and dog walkers with people out and about enjoying what's on offer. With the ferries to Ellis Island and Statue of Liberty heading off from the Battery, it is bustling with tourists also.... More 

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At the southernmost tip of Manhattan, the Financial District is where New York City began as a center of commerce. Today, the historic streets and beautiful setting are complemented by museums, countless skyscrapers, and the heart of the Financial District, home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange. Catch the Staten Island Ferry for an unbeatable view of the skyline and Statue of Liberty, or sail to Ellis Island to learn about the vital immigrant history of the city.
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