The High Line

The High Line is a very special park in the heart of New York City, Manhattan. In the past it was a rail line on a bridge. The closed it down and for many years the bridge & rail line was just dead! 1999 The community residents raised Money to to reconstruct the bridge into a park. And today the whole bridge is a wonderful green park.

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The High Line goes through West Manhattan. On the right site you can see the Hudson river and Brooklyn.

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On the left site you can see the city Manhattan.

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The High Line is only for sidewalks. There are no cars & bikes. It is a very peaceful place.

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Some people are coming even here for meditation. Like this old woman.

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It’s a very good way to discover Manhattan. You can just walk and watch and there is no rush. From time to time you can sit down on this cool banks.

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The High Line is owned by the City New York, but 90% of the annual operating costs is paid by private equity. Many Thanks for that!

For the latest news to the High Line check out their twitter stream: https://twitter.com/highlinenyc.

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