Upper East Side

The Upper East Side of is one of the city's wealthiest districts. Spanning the stretch of island between 59th Street to 96th Street east of , the neighborhoods of Lenox Hill, Yorkville, and Carnegie Hill are full of luxurious townhouses and apartment buildings on some of the most affluent addresses in New York.
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Notable Places in the Area

A vast green swath of open space in the heart of , is a district in its own right, neatly separating the Upper East Side from the , stretching from Midtown at the southern end to at the north. Photo: Ed Yourdon, CC BY-SA 2.0.

The is an art museum located in the Henry Clay Frick House on the Upper East Side in , at 1 East 70th Street, located at the northeast corner with Fifth Avenue. Photo: Aude, CC BY-SA 2.5.

The Solomon R. , often referred to as The Guggenheim, is an art museum located at 1071 Fifth Avenue on the corner of East 89th Street in the Upper East Side neighborhood of , New York City. Photo: Jean-Christophe BENOIST, CC BY 3.0.

The , located on the of , , is one of the largest natural history museums in the world. Photo: Luijt, CC BY-SA 2.5 nl.

Localities in the Area

The covers a large area in upper bounded by 59th Street on the south, 125th Street on the north, the Hudson River on the west, and and Morningside Park on the east. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Wall Street. Madison Avenue. 34th Street. Broadway. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the core retail and commercial neighborhood of , containing the highest concentration of business and money this side of, well, the planet. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Upper East Side

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