Websites for New York Mavens  

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Art..8 Fun and Miscellaneous..11 Museums..2 Subways & Railroad..1
Bronx..4 Harlem..7 New York State..1 Times Square..7
Brooklyn..7 Historic Houses..2 Queens..3 Upper East Side..6
Downtown/Financial Dist...8 Historical Accounts..4 Religious..2 Upper West Side..7
East Village..9 Landmarks..9 Soho..6 Vintage Photos..5
Event Listings..1 Lower East Side..11 Staten Island..4 West Village..8
Food..3 Manhattan..21

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1. Bridge and Tunnel Club    A fun photographic series of walks throughout all five boroughs of New York City.
2. Church of the Incarnation    Click on "Tour the Building" for a self-guided walking tour of this magnificent 19th century Murray Hill church.
3. Eldridge Street Synagogue    Includes Architectural Tour
4. Forgotten New York: New York Neighborhoods    Illustrated tours of New York neighborhoods. Great websites!
5. Forgotten NY    Fantastic series of websites with historic street scenes, neighborhoods, buildings, and oddities. You'll spend hours touring on these sites!
6. GRAND CENTRAL PARTNERSHIP    Business Improvement District in Grand Central Neighborhood for whom I conduct a neighborhood tour every Friday.
7. GRAND CENTRAL PARTNERSHIP MIDTOWN TOUR    Tour of Neighborhood of Grand Central Terminal sponsored by Grand Central Partnership.
8. Green-Wood Cemetery Official Website    The website of my favorite New York area Garden Cemetery - and the prototype for Central Park.
9. Harlem: A Walk Aboout Sugar Hill    Site seems odd. Just place the cursor on the arrows and the information will start scrolling.
10. Jewish Heritage Walking Tour of the Lower East Side on the Web by Joyce Mendelsohn    Four Self-Guided Walking Tours by the noted Lower East Side historian, Joyce Mendelsohn
11. Lower East Side Conservancy    
12. Lower Manhattan Walking Tour: National Geographic    SoHo, NoLIta, Lower East Side Interactive Map
13. New York City Walk    New Yorker, Caleb Smith's photographic walks through Manhattan. "Chock Full of Nuts" graphics and often captivating photographs.
14. New York City Walk (With photographs)    Between May 2002 and December 2004, I walked every street on the island of Manhattan. Every darn street.
15. New York Like a Native with Tour Leader Norman Oder    Energetic, eclectic tours of Brooklyn and beyond
16. New York Songlines: A Virtual Walking Tour of Manhattan neighborhoods    A site-map and virtual walking tour guide of Manhattan south of 48th Street
17. NYU: Architecture in NY/Self-guided Walking Tours    
18. Photographic Walking Tours of Manhattan Neighborhoods    A wide range of photographic walks throughout Manhattan
19. Place Matters    Places of social and cultural importance in New York City. Not your usual landmarks. Click on "Tours" or "Featured Place of the Week."
20. Port of New York: WORLD SHIP SOCIETY    Waterfront histories and images of the New York Port
21. Skyscraper Museum    Includes Downtown New York Webwalk
22. Skyscraper Walking Tour of Lower Manhattan    Four nIce "download-able" descriptions and self-guided walking tours of some of the world's great skyscrapers.
23. Slavic Alphabet City: A Walking Tour    
24. Tudor City History    A delightful site in the making. The note card images of Tudor City are wonderful!
25. Victorian Homes in Elmira, New York (Chemung County, in the Finger Lakes)    Very nice website about Elmira, New York's Victorian Home Historic District
26. Walking Tours of Manhattan: Self-Guided    An interesting array of self-guided Manhattan walks with Google Maps and photographs and sometimes explanatory text.

Frequently I am asked for a list of my favorite New York web-sites.

Presented here are varied sites, broken up into categories ranging from exceptionally informative to somewhat esoteric (perhaps even eccentric).

Choose a category that interests you and enjoy!
- Justin
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