Dive into the spirit of old New York at Seaport District NYC. During the mid-19th century, this area was the hub of the city's commercial maritime trade. As you walk the cobblestone streets, you'll pass by restored buildings filled with shops, restaurants and bars, and you will have a great view of the Brooklyn Bridge. Walk to the docks for to see a collection of museum ships, some of which you can board. Throughout the year, you'll happen upon various festivals and events in the area. Be aware that parts of the area are under reconstruction because of damage from Hurricane Sandy. Work out when and for how long to visit Seaport District NYC and other New York City attractions using our handy New York City online driving holiday planner.
Seaport District NYC reviews
A nice area to walk around among old historic buildings away from the steel skyscrapers. But most of the buildings are trendy shops and restaurants. The seaport museum itself has a fee to enter as... more »
Lots of little pubs and restaurants, and little parks with walkways. Strolling around the piers was really nice and it gives a relaxing vibe. Still lots to take in and some different views of the... more »
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