High Line Holiday Gift Guide

Gift Guide

Visit the High Line Web Shop this holiday season to find great gifts for all the special people in your life. High Line merchandise is perfect for architecture and design geeks, green thumbs, New York City enthusiasts, and children alike. What’s more, every purchase in our Web Shop directly supports the maintenance and operations of the High Line!

Here are a few of our recommendations:


High Line: The Inside Story on New York’s Park in the Skyis the first comprehensive book about the High Line. Published by Farrar Straus and Giroux and designed by Pentagram, the book tells the story of the project with more than 200 photographs documenting the High Line's transformation and a narrative by Friends of the High Line Co-Founders Joshua David and Robert Hammond about how it all came to be.

Get a copy of the book signed at one of our upcoming book events.


This package commemorates every step of the development of this innovative park. You’ll find three of our most popular guides and publications together: The High Line Field Guide, Art Sites, and the limited edition 2009 Opening Publication. A $28 value for $24.

Check out our other books and publications for other gift ideas.


Get Piet Oudolf’s Landscapes in Landscapes, a photographic tour of Oudolf’s 23 most beautiful gardens, paired with both Spring/Summer and Fall High Line Plant Guides for $65for the ultimate guide to High Line flora.

  • Give the gift of imagination with Peter Brown’s The Curious Garden! This beautifully illustrated children’s book tells the story of a boy who cares for a garden hidden atop an abandoned railroad structure.
  • The official High Line train whistle is the perfect way to reminisce about when trains still ran the High Line.
  • Color and draw with our NEW set of 12 colored pencils in a collectible High Line tin.
  • Be sure to check out our line of kids’ logo apparel. Onesies and tees make a great stocking stuffer for the little High Liner. Now available in a range of colors, sizes and styles!

High Line Member Tote

A High Line gift that gives all year long

Give the gift of membership! High Line membership is a great gift for anyone you know who inspired by this innovative park. Support from our members provides crucial funding for the operation of the High Line, allowing us to hire gardeners to keep the park’s plantings and trees in peak condition and maintenance crews to ensure the High Line is safe for its visitors.

Now, we're offering a special benefit to thank you for becoming a member. Join Friends of the High Line by December 31, and receive our High Line member tote. This sturdy cotton bag is the perfect way to show your support of the High Line!

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