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.
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Photo: Jean-Christophe BENOIST, CC BY 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

is a private research university based in . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.5.

is a private research university in . Photo: Benoît Prieur, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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 steel-framed landmarked building located at 175 in the neighborhood of the borough of , . Photo: Imelenchon, Public domain.

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.

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