× !

Please note: PLEASE NOTE: The High Line's northernmost section—from 30th Street and 11th Avenue to 34th Street between 11th Avenue and 12th Avenue — will be temporarily closed from Monday, August 17 through Monday, September 21, for some maintenance work on the Interim Walkway. The rest of the park will remain open from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily. Learn more

The High Line Blog

  • Photo of the Week: Walking the High Line with Joel Sternfeld

    A Railroad Artifact, 30th Street, May 2000. Photo by Joel Sternfeld, courtesy of Luhring Augustine New York Today, on World Photo Day, we are reminded of the power of photography, both for the world at large and for our organization. From Friends of the High Line's inception, to present day when ... read more
  • Plant of the Week: Rattlesnake Master

    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
  • Photo(s) of the Week: The High Line, Then and Now

    What a difference time makes! Walking the High Line today, it's difficult to imagine the space without its tended gardens and innovative design that attracts millions to the destination each year. But only a few short years ago, the elevated park was fully unrestrained in its natural beauty, pole... read more
  • Playing with Purpose: SANDBOX at The collectivity project

    Photos by Stephanie WilkinsLooking to have an art-filled August? SANDBOX, a series of workshops examining the intersection of urban space, architecture, and collective design that operates within the LEGO© landscape of Olafur Eliasson's The collectivity project, is already well underway. Over the... read more
  • Advisory: The High Line's Northernmost Section Will Be Temporarily Closed

    Please note: The High Line's northernmost section — from 30th Street and 11th Avenue to 34th Street between 11th Avenue and 12th Avenue — will be temporarily closed from Monday, August 17 through Monday, September 21, for some maintenance work on the Interim Walkway. The rest of the park will rem... read more
  • 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
  • Good vibes at high line teen night list image

    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