Please Note: The saying, here today, gone tomorrow, is an ephemeral global characteristic of street art. Therefore, we can't promise that everything we post on this site will be there when you visit but, we can promise there will always be more fun art to see.
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Address: REI in The Puck Building
303 Lafayette Street, SoHo, NY 10012
The Butcher’s Daughter: Bright, bleached-wood outpost offering vegetarian (mostly vegan) fare & juices in a relaxed space.
Address: 19 Kenmare Street
Delicatessen: Upscale takes on American comfort food in a minimalist space with retractable walls.
Address: 54 Prince Street
Umberto’s Clam House: Informal Italian seafood specialist turning out clams, pastas & other straightforward dishes.
Address: 132 Mulberry Street
Ferrara Bakery and Café: Venerable outfit offering its famed cannoli & other Italian desserts, plus espresso, since 1892.
Address: 195 Grand Street
Café Habana: Folks line up at this NoLita mainstay for its grilled corn and other well-priced Cuban-Mexican eats
Address: 17 Prince Street
Fiat Café: Panini & pasta plus American breakfasts come in a snug space with a relaxed European cafe feel.
Address: 203 Mott Street
Egg Shop: Sunny little cafe focusing on everything egg including creative sandwiches, fancy Benedicts & more.
Address: 151 Elizabeth St
Vandal: Globally inspired street eats & cocktails in a splashy space with a lower-level lounge & DJs.
Address: 199 Bowery
Gemma: Stylish Bowery Hotel eatery serving up Italian fare & people-watching, with outdoor seating.
Address: 355 Bowery
Mc Nally Jackson: An independent bookstore offering a carefully curated selection of books, magazines, and more. Arranging its inventory by the author’s geographic background, the store also boasts hard-to-find indie magazines and a superb wifi-free café.
Address: 195 Bowery
New Museum of Contemporary Art: The New Museum is established by an independent curator Marcia Tucker in 1977. It is dedicated to introduce new art and new ideas, by artists who have not yet received large exposure or recognition. Ever since it is founded, the museum has taken on the mission to challenge the stiff institutionalization of art museum. It continues to bring fresh air into the art world, connects it with common public and releases it from its elitist association.
Address: 235 Bowery
The Lower East Side Tenement Museum: The five-story brick tenement building at 97 Orchard was home to an estimated 7,000 people, from over 20 nations, between 1863 and 1935. The museum, which includes a visitors' center down the block, promotes tolerance and historical perspective on the immigrant experience.
Address: 97 and 103 Orchard Street
The New York City Fire Museum is located in the former quarters of FDNY Engine Company No. 30, a renovated 1904 fire house located in the Hudson Square neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City. The museum cares for over 10,000 objects as well as an archive of records, ephemera and photographs estimated in the tens of thousands of pieces celebrating the history of the fire service and the New York City Fire Department
The Basilica of Saint Patrick's Old Cathedral, or Old St. Patrick's, located in the Nolita neighborhood of Manhattan, New York City, with the primary entrance currently located on Mott Street. Built between 1809 and 1815, and designed by Joseph-François Mangin in the Gothic Revival style, it was the seat of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York until the current Saint Patrick's Cathedral opened in 1879.
The Church of the Most Precious Blood. The church building was completed in 1904, and then interior decorations and sacred art followed. Beginning in the latter part of the 19th Century, Italian immigrants seeking better lives in America began arriving in large numbers. Waves of immigrants who settled in lower Manhattan in the early 1900s formed a neighborhood eventually known as Little Italy.
Address: 109 Mulberry St. or enter at 113 Baxter Street between Canal and Hester streets
Pop International specializes in Pop Art, Urban Art and art and photography that is derived from, or influenced by, popular culture. Pop International fills a much needed niche in New York, as it is the only gallery in this action-packed neighborhood (near The New Museum and numerous other galleries), with this special, fun and important focus. The diversity and depth of Pop's inventory makes it a great springboard for younger people to begin collecting, while serving as a dynamic source for more seasoned and experienced collectors.