's famous Chinatown is a lively neighborhood, full of good values in restaurants and food shopping. Also on sale are cheap knockoffs of designer labels made in , and all sorts of trinkets and toys.
Photo: Chensiyuan, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Tourist attraction
The is a hybrid cable-stayed/suspension bridge in , spanning the between the boroughs of and . Photo: CPacker, CC BY 2.0.

Town hall
is the seat of New York City government, located at the center of in the area of , between Broadway, Park Row, and Chambers Street. Photo: Momos, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The is an early American skyscraper designed by architect Cass Gilbert and located at 233 Broadway in , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.5.

The of Contemporary Art, founded in 1977 by Marcia Tucker, is a museum in at 235 Bowery, on 's . Photo: Moritz Schmaltz, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

A former industrial district in Lower , , short for "Triangle Below Canal Street", has transformed from artist community to upscale residential district in the 21st century. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

, short for "South of Houston" and a reference to its supposed similarities to the , is a diverse and increasingly upscale neighborhood of . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 3.0.

The of is bounded by Houston Street, the Bowery, the Manhattan Bridge, and the East River, with the neighborhood's center being Orchard Street. Photo: Gryffindor, CC BY-SA 3.0.


40.7165° or 40° 42' 59.4" north
-73.9963° or 73° 59' 46.5" west
39 feet (12 metres)
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Chinatown
  • Catalan: Chinatown
  • Chinese: 中國城
  • Chinese: 华埠
  • Chinese: 唐人街
  • Chinese: 曼哈頓華埠
  • Chinese: 曼哈顿华埠
  • Chinese: 纽约华埠
  • Chinese: 華埠 (曼哈頓)
  • Chinese: 華埠
  • Czech: Chinatown
  • Danish: Chinatown, New York
  • Danish: Chinatown
  • Dutch: China Town
  • Dutch: Chinatown
  • Dutch: New York - China Town
  • English: Chinatown, Manhattan
  • English: Chinatown, New York
  • Esperanto: Ĉina Kvartalo
  • Estonian: Chinatown (Manhattan)
  • Estonian: Chinatown
  • French: Chinatown
  • French: Chinatown de Manhattan
  • German: Chinatown
  • Hebrew: צ'יינה טאון
  • Hebrew: צ'יינהטאון
  • Hebrew: ציינהטאון
  • Indonesian: Chinatown
  • Indonesian: Manhattan Chinatown
  • Italian: Chinatown
  • Japanese: チャイナタウン
  • Japanese: 中国人コミュニティー
  • Japanese: 紐約華埠
  • Korean: 차이나타운
  • Malay: Chinatown, Manhattan
  • Malay: Chinatown
  • Norwegian: Chinatown
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Chinatown
  • Persian: چایناتاون، منهتن
  • Portuguese: Chinatown
  • Romanian: Chinatown, Manhattan
  • Romanian: Chinatown
  • Russian: Чайна-таун
  • Russian: Чайнатаун
  • Slovak: Chinatown
  • South Azerbaijani: چیناتوون، مانهاتان
  • Spanish: Barrio Chino de Nueva York
  • Spanish: Chinatown
  • Spanish: Chinatown Manhattan
  • Swedish: Chinatown, Manhattan
  • Swedish: Chinatown
  • Turkish: Chinatown, Manhattan
  • Yiddish: טשיינעטאון
  • Yiddish: טשיינע טאון

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