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The High Line Blog

  • Green Corps Gets Even Greener

    Green Corps Leaders Tia, Alice and Susana give an update on their summer service projects During the summer, Green Corps traded in their pens and pencils for shovels and soil. As always, summer is a perfect opportunity for Green Corps to get into nature and help out the community. They've been wo... read more
  • Plant of the Week: New York Ironweed

    The High Line's planting design is inspired by the self-seeded landscape that grew up between rail tracks after the trains stopped running in the 1980s. Today, the High Line includes more than 300 species of perennials, grasses, shrubs, and trees – each chosen for their hardiness, ada... read more
  • Photo(s) of the Week: The Evolution of God by Adrián Villar Rojas

    As The Evolution of God by Adrián Villar Rojas prepares to leave the High Line, we take a look at some photos of the sculptures throughout the seasons. It is remarkable that an entire year has passed since artist Adrián Villar Rojas unveiled his site-specific sculptural work The Evolution ... read more
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    Good Vibes at High Line Teen Night

    Dancing our way through hundreds of teens, singing along to our favorite songs, and watching performers bring music to life through incredible dance moves were among the highlights of the first High Line teen night of the summer.Teen Arts Council on the High Line by Rowa LeeWe are the Teen Arts C... read more
  • Plant of the Week: Neches River Mallow

    The High Line's planting design is inspired by the self-seeded landscape that grew up between rail tracks after the trains stopped running in the 1980s. Today, the High Line includes more than 300 species of perennials, grasses, shrubs, and trees – each chosen for their hardiness, adaptability, d... read more
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    Photo(s) of the Week: Monarch Caterpillar Sighting

    Last week, one of our gardeners witnessed something surprising and important for NYC and for the natural world in general – a monarch caterpillar was perched on one of the plants by the Diller – von Furstenberg Sundeck. The sighting calls for celebration: this once-common insect is currently faci... read more
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    Elevated Eats: Melt Bakery

    On these hot days, we only have eyes for ice cream! Especially when it's between two cookies. This installment of Elevated Eats goes behind the scenes at Melt Bakery, NYC's first ice cream sandwich shop that has two locations on the High Line: one in the Chelsea Market Passage at West 16th Street... read more
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    Plant of the Week: Joe Pye Weed

    The High Line's planting design is inspired by the self-seeded landscape that grew up between rail tracks after the trains stopped running in the 1980s. Today, the High Line includes more than 300 species of perennials, grasses, shrubs, and trees – each chosen for their hardiness, adaptability, d... read more
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    High Line Honey Day 2015

    In celebration of honey and summer, Friends of the High Line and Brooklyn Grange Rooftop Farm invite you to our very own High Line Honey Day on Wednesday, July 29, to explore the world of honeybees and learn about the contributions they make to our planet's food production. With bee-themed educat... read more
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    Photo of the Week: Fun with Photography on the High Line

    One visitor seizing a photo opportunity at West 17th StreetPhoto by Gigi AlterejosIf there's one place in New York City that's always ready for its photo-op, visitors agree – it's the High Line. One walk through the park on a sunny July day reveals swarms of visitors with phones in hand, searchin... read more