Sitting on the southwest side of Midtown , Chelsea has a huge concentration of art galleries and is a popular dining and nightlife district. The area along 8th Avenue is the center of gay social life in Manhattan.
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Notable Places in the Area

The , known informally as the "Whitney", is an art museum in . Photo: Beyond My Ken, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The is a museum dedicated to the collection, display, and preservation of the… Photo: Rolfmueller, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is a cultural center in Hudson Yards, , . Photo: Epicgenius, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is an Off-Broadway non-profit theater, whose mission is to produce great plays "simply and truthfully utilizing an artistic ensemble." The company was founded in 1985 by David Mamet, William H. Photo: Creative Commons, 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.

One of the world's greatest cities, New York is a global center for media, entertainment, art, fashion, research, finance, and trade. Photo: Marco Cortese, CC BY-SA 2.0.


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