Experience Fall at the High Line

October 2023

Rediscovering New York: An Autumn Stroll on the High Line

As we welcome fall, the High Line is where you’ll want to be. Perched on an old rail structure spanning nearly 1.5 miles, the park is a blend of urban chic and nature’s charm. It’s a fresh, elevated way to see the city. And in autumn, it’s pure magic, the perfect place to witness dusk as the lights of the city blend with the brilliant colors of the season.

Best of all, if you’re living in one of the Midtown West apartment rentals at 555TEN, all you have to do is take a leisurely walk down Tenth Avenue to get to the High Line; it’s less than 15 minutes away.

Getting Around

Ready to hop on the rail park? Check out the High Line’s official website for access points. And for the eco-conscious, there’s bike parking by the stair entrances. If you’re looking for some guidance, Bloomberg Connects, the free arts and culture app, dives deep into the park’s gems.

The High Line isn’t just a walk; it’s a curated experience of urban community. Gardens, art spots, and unique views are your companions, as are your fellow New Yorkers and visitors from around the world. The numerous food and drink vendors dotting the park are committed to sustainability, and part of the proceeds from every food purchase go to the High Line.

For those curious about how this rail turned into an urban escape, the park’s “From Freight to Flowers” tour is your (free) ticket. The year-round public tours are led by the High Line docents—local heroes who know every nook and cranny. Private tours can also be purchased for groups of up to 60 people.

Looking for other tours of the park? Free Tours by Foot has got the details. They offer narrated adventures like the “High Line and Chelsea Market Tour” and even a mysterious “Dark Side of the High Line.” And feel free to take your own themeless, private stroll any day of the week for the quintessentially NYC joy of enjoying solitude in the midst of a crowd!

555TEN: Your Urban Oasis in Midtown West

Guided or free-style, the High Line is an extraordinary retreat right in the city’s heart and just a hop and a skip from the Midtown luxury apartments at 555TEN. So, lace up those shoes, get that Bloomberg app ready, and let the High Line’s beauty serenade you this season. For more information about the elevated life at 555TEN near one of the world’s most famous elevated parks, reach out to our team.