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Peace quiet ec

  1. 1. Places to Find Peace & Quiet In New York City English Corner
  3. 3. HIGH LINE PARK Location:Ganesvoort St. to 34th St. (between 10th and 11thAve.)  Elevated oasis 30 ft. above street, magical landscape  “Walking pace only,” no bikes, rollerblades, or motor vehicles  Plenty of café chairs and benches overlooking the river
  4. 4. FORT TRYON PARK  Location: Upper Manhattan  Hill top overlooking the Hudson River  Ancient oak trees and gardens  Rows of park benches with river views
  5. 5. THE CLOISTERS  Location: Upper Manhattan, north of Fort Tryon  Reconstruction of a medieval monastery  Hilltop garden and art collection
  6. 6. CANTOR ROOF GARDEN AT THE MET  Location: UES, Metropolitan Museum of Art, Fifth floor  Treetop views of Central Park  Part wood deck, part stone terrace  Features outdoor art exhibitions
  7. 7. NEW YORK PUBLIC LIBRARY & BRYANT PARK  Location: Lincoln Center Plaza near Midtown  Marbled library, over 600 seats for reading and research  Bryant Park has a thick lawn, a café, outdoor seating, and free Wi-Fi!