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Sights in Battery Park & Battery Park City


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1.  Battery Park
2.  Battery Park Control House
3.  "The Sphere" Memorial to September 11th
4.  East Coast Memorial
5.  Castle Clinton
6.  Statue of Liberty Ferry
7.  American Merchant Marine Memorial
8.  New York Korean War Memorial

9.  John Ericsson Monument
10. "The Immigrants" Statue
11. Skyscrapper Museum
12. The Museum of Jewish Heritage
13. Berlin Wall Segment
14. New York City Police Memorial
15. Irish Hunger Memorial
16. Poets House


Battery Park http://nycnuts.net/travel_guide/shopping/department_stores/images/mini_manhattan_map.jpg View Location on Map

map markerBattery Park

Address:  Southern tip of Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'11.33"N, 74° 0'56.11"W
Maps:  Map of Battery Park Monuments & Memorials
On Site:  Castle Clinton, Coast Guard Memorial, Korean War Memorial, Hope Garden,
              "The Sphere," East Coast Memorial, "The Immigrants" Statue, Ellis Island Ferry & more
Web-Site:  Click Here
Cost:  FREE
Nearby Sights:  National Museum of the American Indian,   The Museum of Jewish Heritage,  
                         Staten Island Ferry,   New York Unearthed—Also SEE Battery Park Highlights
more info


Battery Park Control House http://nycnuts.net/travel_guide/shopping/department_stores/images/mini_manhattan_map.jpg View Location on Map

map markerBattery Park Control House

Address:  State Street & Battery Place, Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'14.62"N, 74° 0'52.43"W
Maps:  Map of Battery Park Monuments & Memorials
Historical Significance:   New York City Landmark
Nearby Sights:  New York Unearthed,   Staten Island Ferry,   James Watson House,
                         Bowling GreenNational Museum of the American Indian
Landmark Preservation Committee PDF
more info


The Sphere http://nycnuts.net/travel_guide/shopping/department_stores/images/mini_manhattan_map.jpg View Location on Map

map marker"The Sphere" Memorial to September 11th

Address:  near Broadway, Battery Park, Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'14.73"N, 74° 0'55.00"W
Maps:  Map of Battery Park Monuments & Memorials
Main Site:  Battery Park
Cost:  FREE
Nearby Sights:  Castle Clinton,   Korean War Memorial,   "The Immigrants" Statue,   Bowling Green
more info


East Coast Memorial http://nycnuts.net/travel_guide/shopping/department_stores/images/mini_manhattan_map.jpg View Location on Map

map markerEast Coast Memorial

Address:  On the Promenade, Battery Park, Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'7.54"N, 74° 0'57.23"W
Maps:  Map of Battery Park Monuments & Memorials
Web-site:  http://www.nycgovparks.org/parks/batterypark/monuments/1930
Main Site:  Battery Park
Cost:  FREE
Nearby Sights:  Ferry to Statue of Liberty,   Castle Clinton,   Korean War Memorial
more info


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map markerCastle Clinton

Address:  Battery Park, Southern tip of Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'12.30"N, 74° 1'0.76"W
Maps:  Map of Battery Park Monuments & Memorials
Historical Significance:  Once known as Castle Garden this was America's first immigration
                                     station.
Main Site:  Battery Park
Web-Site:  Click Here
Cost:  FREE
Nearby Sights:  Korean War Memorial,   American Merchant Marine Memorial,   East Coast Memorial
more info


Statue of Liberty Ferry http://nycnuts.net/travel_guide/shopping/department_stores/images/mini_manhattan_map.jpg View Location on Map

map markerStatue of Liberty & Ellis Island Ferry

Address:  Battery Park, Southern tip of Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'10.32"N, 74° 1'2.27"W
Maps:  Map of Battery Park Monuments & Memorials
Main Site:  Battery Park
Web-Site:  Click Here
Cost:  Adults, $17; Seniors, $14; Children 4–12, $9; Children uder 4, No Tickets Required.
Nearby Sights:  Korean War Memorial,   American Merchant Marine Memorial,   Castle Clinton
Recommendation:  Save time... Buy Tickets & Make Reservations Online
more info about The Statue of Liberty
more info about Ellis Island



Merchant Marine Memorial http://nycnuts.net/travel_guide/shopping/department_stores/images/mini_manhattan_map.jpg View Location on Map

map markerAmerican Merchant Marine Memorial

Address:  near Pier A, Battery Park, Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'14.13"N, 74° 1'4.18"W
Maps:  Map of Battery Park Monuments & Memorials
Main Site:  Battery Park
Cost:  FREE
Nearby Sights:  Castle Clinton,   Korean War Memorial,   East Coast Memorial
more info


Korean War Memorial> http://nycnuts.net/travel_guide/shopping/department_stores/images/mini_manhattan_map.jpg View Location on Map

map markerNew York Korean War Memorial

Address:  near Pier A, Battery Park, Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'14.43"N, 74° 1'1.54"W
Maps:  Map of Battery Park Monuments & Memorials
Main Site:  Battery Park
Cost:  FREE
Nearby Sights:  American Merchant Mariners' Memorial,   Castle Clinton,   Statue of Liberty Ferry
more info


John Ericsson Statue http://nycnuts.net/travel_guide/shopping/department_stores/images/mini_manhattan_map.jpg View Location on Map

map markerJohn Ericsson Monument

Address:  near Castle Clinton, Battery Park, Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'14.28"N, 74° 0'59.69"W
Maps:  Map of Battery Park Monuments & Memorials
Main Site:  Battery Park
Cost:  FREE
Nearby Sights:  American Merchant Mariners' Memorial,   Castle Clinton,   Korean War Memorial
more info


The Immigrants Statue http://nycnuts.net/travel_guide/shopping/department_stores/images/mini_manhattan_map.jpg View Location on Map

map marker"The Immigrants" Statue

Address:  near the Sphere, Battery Park, Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'15.64"N, 74° 0'57.45"W
Maps:  Map of Battery Park Monuments & Memorials
Main Site:  Battery Park
Cost:  FREE
Nearby Sights:  Castle Clinton,   Korean War Memorial,   The Sphere
more info


Skyscrapper Museum http://nycnuts.net/travel_guide/shopping/department_stores/images/mini_manhattan_map.jpg View Location on Map

map markerSkyscrapper Museum

Address:  39 Battery Place, Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:  40°42'22.52"N, 74° 1'3.67"W
Telephone:  212-968-1961
Web-site:  http://www.skyscraper.org/home_flash.htm
Email:  info@skyscraper.org
Hours:  Wed-Sun 12pm-6pm
Cost:  Adults $5; Seniors & Students $2.50
Nearby Sights:  The Museum of Jewish Heritage,   Battery Park,   Irish Hunger Memorial
more info


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map markerThe Museum of Jewish Heritage

Address:  36 Battery Place, Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'22.04"N, 74° 1'7.04"W
Telephone:  636-437-4200
Web-site:  http://www.mjhnyc.org/findex.html
Email:  info@mjhnyc.org
Hours:  Sun-Tues, Thurs, 10am-5:45pm; Wed 10am-8pm; Fri 10am-5pm
             (Daylight Savings Time), except Fri on Jewish Holidays closes at 3pm
Cost:  Adults $12; Seniors 65 & up $10; Students $7; Children 12 & under FREE;
           Wed. 4-8pm admission is FREE
Note:  Wed. 4-8pm admission is FREE
Nearby Sights:  Skyscraper Museum,   Battery Park
more info



Berlin Wall Segment http://nycnuts.net/travel_guide/shopping/department_stores/images/mini_manhattan_map.jpg View Location on Map

map markerBerlin Wall Segment

Address:  Gateway Plaza, Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'42.02"N, 74° 1'0.39"W
Nearby Sights:  Police Memorial,   Irish Hunger Memorial,   The Museum of Jewish Heritage
more info


Police Memorial http://nycnuts.net/travel_guide/shopping/department_stores/images/mini_manhattan_map.jpg View Location on Map

map markerNew York City Police Memorial

Address:  River walk at Liberty St. & South End Ave, Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'42.98"N, 74° 1'0.33"W
Historical Significance:  Dedicated to all New York City police officers killed in the line of duty
Cost:  FREE
Nearby Sights:  Berlin Wall Segment,   Irish Hunger Memorial,   The Museum of Jewish Heritage
more info


Irish Hunger Memorial http://nycnuts.net/travel_guide/shopping/department_stores/images/mini_manhattan_map.jpg View Location on Map

map markerIrish Hunger Memorial

Address:  Corner Vesey St. & North End Ave, Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'54.30"N, 74° 0'59.61"W
Historical Significance:  More than a million Irish died in the Great Famine and nearly the same
                                      number of survivors emigrated through the Port of New York New York.
Cost:  FREE
Note:  The lanscaped plot contains native stones and plants from Ireland with an authentic
           19th Century Irish cottage.
Nearby Sights:  Police Memorial,   Berlin Wall Segment,   National September 11th Memorial
more info


Poets House http://nycnuts.net/travel_guide/shopping/department_stores/images/mini_manhattan_map.jpg View Location on Map

map markerPoets House

Address:  10 River Terrace, Manhattan, New York, NY
Coordinates:   40°42'57.60"N, 74° 0'58.89"W
Telephone:   212.431.7920
Web-Site:   http://poetshouse.org
Email:   gina@poetshouse.org
Hours:  Library, Tues–Fri, 11am–7pm; Sat, 11am–6pm.
            Children's Room, Thur–Sat, 11am–5pm.
Cost:  FREE
About:  "A national archive of 50,000 volumes of poetry that is free and open to the public, the
             Reed Foundation Library at Poets House includes books, chapbooks, literary journals
             and the Axe-Houghton Multimedia Archive. It is the largest and most comprehensive
             independent poetry collection available to the public in open stacks anywhere in the country."
             more info
Nearby Sights:  Irish Hunger Memorial,   National September 11th Memorial




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