Lower East Side

The Lower East Side of is bounded by Houston Street, the Bowery, the Manhattan Bridge, and the East River, with the neighborhood's center being Orchard Street.

Landmarks in the Area

Beth Hamedrash Hagodol is an Orthodox Jewish congregation that for over 120 years was located in a historic building at 60–64 Norfolk Street between Grand and Broome Streets in the neighborhood of , .

The Church of St. Mary is a Roman Catholic parish church in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York, located at 438-440 Grand Street between Pitt and Attorney Streets in the neighborhood of , .

The City of New York, usually referred to as either New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the .

Seward Park is a public park and playground in the neighborhood of , north of East Broadway, east of Essex Street.

The Henry Street Settlement is a not-for-profit social service agency in the neighborhood of , that provides social services, arts programs and health care services to New Yorkers of all ages.

Localities in the Area

's Chinatown is a neighborhood in Lower Manhattan, , bordering the to its east, to its north, Civic Center to its south, and to its west.

Little Italy is a neighborhood in Lower Manhattan, , once known for its large population of Italian Americans.

Alphabet City is a neighborhood located within the in the borough of .

NoHo, for North of Houston Street is a landmarked, primarily residential upper-class neighborhood in the borough of .

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