South Street Seaport, New York City

Dive into the spirit of old New York at South Street Seaport. 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. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to South Street Seaport and many more New York City attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's New York City online driving holiday planner .
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  • September 25, 2017
    South Street Seaport is the perfect day trip. This is perfect for residents of New York as well as visitors to New York. Take a boat trip, a cruise to Nowhere or a water taxi to Brooklyn. There are ma...  more »
  • September 12, 2017
    Just a few steps from NYC Ferry on Pier 11 between Wall St and Pine St on South St. Fun for pooches. Plenty of obstacles to play with water available in the shade of FDR overpass.  more »
  • September 6, 2017
    Lovely little find this area. Recently regenerated is a guess but created a lovely area of hustle and bustle away from the traffic. A street of cosmo eateries, drinking places and shops. Arrived to go...  more »

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