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Turn your footsteps into sound as you stroll the High Line.

Download a free iPhone app and join us on Wednesday, December 21 to participate in the High Line Soundwalk, a parade in celebration of Make Music Winter.

Visit our Event Calendar for details.


Gordon Matta-Clark’s City Slivers is now playing on HIGH LINE CHANNEL.

HIGH LINE CHANNEL features daily screenings of silent art films and videos projected onto a building wall next to the High Line at West 22nd Street. Screenings, which are viewable from both the High Line and West 22nd Street, begin at dusk and run on a loop until 10:00 PM.


We are now accepting proposals for food and beverage concessions on the High Line in 2012.

Food and beverage are important public amenities that enhance the High Line experience in a positive and significant way. We are committed to working with unique and entrepreneurial concessionaires whose product is innovative, sustainable, and affordable.

Read more about High Line Food. Download the Request for Proposals (RFP).

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Help us give holiday gifts to more than 300 kids in our neighborhood.

Bring unwrapped gifts for kids ages 4 to 14 to the High Line Holiday Toy Drive between 10:00 AM and 4:00 PM on Saturday, December 10 or Sunday, December 4.

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Join us on Wednesday, November 30 at 6:00 PM to celebrate our new book, High Line: The Inside Story of New York City’s Park in the Sky. Bring your copy of the book, or purchase one at the store and get it signed by Friends of the High Line Co-Founders Joshua David and Robert Hammond.

A portion of the proceeds during the event will benefit the ongoing maintenance and operations of the High Line. Visit our Event Calendar for the store location.

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Join the conversation about the future of the final section of the High Line at the West Side Rail Yards.

All stakeholders have committed to saving the High Line at rail yards and opening it to the public. It is now time to plan the design and construction.

Visit our Event Calendar for the meeting time and location.

Rail Yards Community Input Meetings are made possible by the New York Community Trust – LuEsther T. Mertz Advised Fund.


Winter hours take effect on Thursday, December 1. The High Line will be open daily from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM through the duration of the winter.

Please check the High Line Web site or follow @highlinenyc on Twitter for updates about park conditions and hours of operations during snow storms and icy conditions.

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Join us on Saturday, November 12 or Monday, November 14 for Half-Mythical, Half-Legendary Americanism, an original dance-theater work by Tyler Ashley and the SARAHS presented in partnership with Performa 11 and the Times Square Alliance.

Watch a video for a sneak peek at the performance.

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On Friday, October 28, Friends of the High Line debuted Sue de Beer’s Haunt Room, an interactive structure designed to induce haunted feelings with infrasound, an audio tone below the threshold of human hearing.

Haunt Room is located in the 14th Street Passage on the High Line. The structure will be open daily between noon and 6:00 PM through December 4, 2011.

High Line Art is presented by Friends of the High Line and the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation. High Line Art Commissions are made possible by Donald R. Mullen, Jr., with additional support from Vital Projects Fund, Inc. High Line Art is supported, in part, with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

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EnlargeScreenshot from Google Street View, facing north from the 10th Avenue Square.

Google Street View now features the High Line between Gansevoort Street and West 30th Street, allowing you to plan your visit, take a virtual stroll, and explore the park in a whole new way. As part of an broader initiative to give virtual access to parks around the world, Google visited the High Line in June, 2011 to capture the park in the glory of spring.

Read more about the project on our blog.