Explore the steep topography and dramatic vistas of an NYC Scenic Landmark - Morningside Park. See evidence of the park's recent remarkable revitalization and the impact this has had on the surrounding neighborhoods of Harlem, Manhattan Valley and Morningside Heights. Stroll through parts of each of these neighborhoods to get a sense of their diversity and history. Learn about the concept and history of the Olmsted and Vaux park design. After the tour feel free to stay in the neighborhood and enjoy the many restaurants and bars along Frederick Douglass Boulevard or Columbus and Amsterdam Avenues.
Directions to this location Location Details:
110th Street and Frederick Douglass Blvd.
The walk will start and end at Cafe Amrita located on the North West Corner of Frederick Douglass Circle at 110th Street and Central Park West/ Frederick Douglass Boulevard.
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