Union Square

Union Square is a historic intersection and surrounding neighborhood in , , located where and the former Bowery Road – now Fourth Avenue – came together in the early 19th century.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The is a 102-story Art Deco skyscraper in in , United States. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Tourist attraction
The , originally the Fuller Building, is a triangular 22-story, 285-foot-tall… Photo: Imelenchon, Public domain.

Metro station
14th Street–Union Square is a New York City Subway station complex shared by the BMT Broadway Line, the BMT Canarsie Line and the IRT Lexington Avenue Line. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Pedestrian zone
is one of the most famous streets in if not the world. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

In the shadow of the skyscrapers of Midtown sit some of 's most colorful and vibrant neighborhoods. Photo: Jean-Christophe BENOIST, CC BY 3.0.

is a well-known, largely residential district in , once famous for its vibrant art and literary community. Photo: MBisanz, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The , east of the on , was traditionally considered part of the , and constitutes the portion north of Houston St, south of 14th St, and east of Broadway. Photo: Beyond My Ken, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Union Square

40.7359° or 40° 44' 9.3" north
-73.9902° or 73° 59' 24.6" west
Open Location Code
66 feet (20 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 5706568338
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Arabic: ميدان الإتحاد
  • Arabic: ميدان الاتحاد
  • Basque: Union Square (Manhattan)
  • Basque: Union Square
  • Catalan: Union Square
  • Cebuano: Union Square
  • Chinese: 联合广场
  • Czech: Union Square
  • Danish: Union Square
  • Dutch: Union Square
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: ميدان الاتحاد
  • English: Union Square, Manhattan
  • Esperanto: Placo Unuiĝo
  • Estonian: Union Square
  • Finnish: Union Square
  • French: Union Square
  • German: Union Square
  • Hebrew: כיכר יוניון
  • Japanese: ユニオンスクエア
  • Korean: 유니언 스퀘어
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Union Square
  • Persian: میدان اتحاد، منهتن
  • Portuguese: Union Square
  • Romanian: Union Square
  • Russian: Юнион-сквер
  • Slovak: Union Square
  • Spanish: Union Square
  • Swedish: Union Square
  • Turkish: Union Square
  • Ukrainian: Юніон-Cквер
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