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Meatpacking District, New York City
(4.5/5 based on 500+ reviews on the web)
Hip bars, restaurants, and boutique clothing shops dominate this reinvigorated historic neighborhood known as Meatpacking District. Officially called Gansevoort Market, the district formerly housed most of the city's meat distribution companies, but regrowth has made it one of the trendiest areas in the Big Apple. During the day visit exclusive boutique clothing stores, and at night visit the district's restaurants and clubs, keeping an eye out for celebrities. In this area you'll find the Ground Zero Museum Workshop, which exists to aid in the understanding of what happened during the terror attacks on September 11, 2001. The district is also home to the High Line, a park built on a raised railway line, which sits 11 m (35 ft) above the street. Meatpacking District is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our custom trip planner, New York City Edition.
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  • A beautiful neighborhood formerly industrialized, now full of cute attractions for all tastes!
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  • This place is so much fun. Great food and gelato and tons of great little shops that have things you don't see out every where else. 
  • Named the Meatpacking, whats fashionable. It is a nice atmosphere. Stylish and sweet without the bitter? And I mean. I think it's great restaurants and shopping. It is nice!
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