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.
Photo: Moncrief, Public domain.

Notable Places in the Area

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

The is a synagogue and National Historic Landmark in , , . Photo: Alexisrael, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The is a suspension bridge that crosses the in , connecting at Canal Street with at the Flatbush Avenue Extension. Photo: Dav5nyc, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The , located at 97 and 103 Orchard Street in the Lower East Side neighborhood of , , is a National Historic Site. Photo: Fletcher6, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

's famous is a lively neighborhood, full of good values in restaurants and food shopping. 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 , east of the on , was traditionally considered part of the Lower East Side, 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.

Lower East Side

40.7159° or 40° 42' 57.4" north
-73.9868° or 73° 59' 12.5" west
Open Location Code
33 feet (10 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 158853595
Geo­Names ID
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  • Arabic: الجانب الشرقي الأدنى لمانهاتن
  • Armenian: Ստորին Իսթ Սայդ
  • Azerbaijani: Aşağı İst-Sayd
  • Basque: Lower East Side
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  • French: Lower East Side de Manhattan
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