Greenwich Village

Greenwich Village is a well-known, largely residential district in , once famous for its vibrant art and literary community. Nowadays the neighborhood is so gentrified that the artists and poets who once lived here wouldn't be able to afford the rents, but the Village is still worth a visit for its lovely tree-lined streets and colorful history.
Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain. Photo: Jean-Christophe BENOIST, CC BY 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is a 9.75-acre public park in the Greenwich Village neighborhood of , . Photo: Irburgat, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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

The for the Advancement of Science and Art, commonly known as and informally referred to, especially during the 19th century, as the Cooper Institute, is a private college at in . Photo: David Shankbone, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Music venue
is a jazz club and restaurant located at 131 West 3rd Street in Greenwich Village, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

The , east of the Village 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.

, 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.

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.

Greenwich Village

40.732° or 40° 43' 55.1" north
-73.9966° or 73° 59' 47.6" west
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20 feet (6 metres)
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node 158861717
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  • Afrikaans: Greenwich Village
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  • English: the Village
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  • German: Greenwich Village Historic District
  • German: Groenwijck
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  • Russian: Виллидж
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  • Scots: Greenwich Village
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  • Vietnamese: Làng Greenwich
  • Welsh: Greenwich Village
  • Western Panjabi: گرینوچ ویلج
  • Yiddish: גרינוויטש וויליזש

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