Park update: The High Line will be closed south of 14th St. on Wednesday, May 12, and Thursday, May 13, due to neighboring construction work. The southernmost access points will be 14th St. (stairs) or 23rd St. (elevator). Follow us on Twitter at @highlinenyc for updates.

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Visitor Info

The High Line is open daily, with COVID-related measures in place. These measures, such as reduced capacity and asking visitors to wear a mask or face covering, help ensure an improved and safer visitor and employee experience.

On weekdays there is open access and no reservations required. On weekends, please make a free reservation and note the entry directions below. Timed-entry passes are available for this weekend and next weekend.

Make a weekend reservation

Monday – Friday
Hours: 7am – 9pm
Open access without reservations
All entrances open

Saturday & Sunday
Hours: 9am – 9pm
Please make a free timed-entry reservation.
Limited walk-up entries available. To guarantee access, reserve online in advance of your visit.

Enter at Gansevoort Street, 23rd Street, or 30th Street only. All other access points are exit only. Guests may travel east or west on 30th street (from 10th to 11th Ave) without a reservation.

Elevators are available at Gansevoort Street, 14th Street, 23rd Street, and 30th Street. On weekends, the elevator at 14th Street is exit only. The 34th Street gate is closed.

Please wear a mask or face covering.

Docent-led public tours are offered on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Learn more.

Plan your visit. Before the date of your visit, make sure to review park rules below and COVID-related visitor precautions.

Sign up for our email list for the latest updates.

View Frequently Asked Questions

The High Line is a public park built on a historic freight rail line elevated above the streets on Manhattan’s West Side. Saved from demolition by neighborhood residents and the City of New York, the High Line opened in 2009 as a hybrid public space where visitors experience nature, art, and design.

The High Line is open daily, with COVID-related measures in place. These measures, such as reduced capacity and asking visitors to wear a mask or face covering, help ensure an improved and safer visitor and employee experience.

On weekdays there is open access and no reservations required. On weekends, please make a free reservation and note the entry directions below. Timed-entry passes are available for this weekend and next weekend.

Make a weekend reservation

Monday – Friday
Hours: 7am – 9pm
Open access without reservations
All entrances open

Saturday & Sunday
Hours: 9am – 9pm
Please make a free timed-entry reservation.
Limited walk-up entries available. To guarantee access, reserve online in advance of your visit.

Enter at Gansevoort Street, 23rd Street, or 30th Street only. All other access points are exit only. Guests may travel east or west on 30th street (from 10th to 11th Ave) without a reservation.

Elevators are available at Gansevoort Street, 14th Street, 23rd Street, and 30th Street. On weekends, the elevator at 14th Street is exit only. The 34th Street gate is closed.

Please wear a mask or face covering.

Docent-led public tours are offered on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Learn more.

Plan your visit. Before the date of your visit, make sure to review park rules below and COVID-related visitor precautions.

Sign up for our email list for the latest updates.

View Frequently Asked Questions

The High Line is a public park built on a historic freight rail line elevated above the streets on Manhattan’s West Side. Saved from demolition by neighborhood residents and the City of New York, the High Line opened in 2009 as a hybrid public space where visitors experience nature, art, and design.

Park access & info +

Access to the High Line is possible via any of the access points listed below. The High Line is fully wheelchair accessible.

Transportation +

Subway

Bus

Bike Racks

Citi Bike


Bike racks are located at street level near the stairs at the following locations along the High Line. Please note that bicycles are not allowed on the High Line.

Accessibility +

We work hard to keep the High Line open, accessible, and enjoyable for all. The park is wheelchair accessible via elevators at Gansevoort Street, 14th Street, 23rd Street, and 30th Street. Please note that the elevator at 14th Street is currently exit-only. The elevator at 16th Street is currently out of service.

Wheelchair accessible restrooms are located at Gansevoort Street and 16th Street.

Park rules +

The following are not permitted on the High Line:

  • Walking in planting beds
  • Picking flowers or plants
  • Throwing objects
  • Sitting on railings or climbing on any part of the High Line
  • Bicycles
  • Use of skateboards, skates, or recreational scooters
  • Amplified sound, except by permit
  • Solicitation
  • Commercial activity, except by permit or otherwise authorized
  • Littering
  • Obstructing entrances or paths
  • Drinking alcohol, except in authorized areas
  • Film or photography requiring equipment or exclusive use of an area, except by permit
  • Events or gatherings greater than 11 persons, except by permit
  • Smoking
  • Dogs

What we ask you to do

  • Reserve a free timed-entry pass prior to your weekend visit. A limited number of day-of walk-up passes will also be available at the entrance. All free passes are issued on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Wear a mask or face covering
  • Maintain 6-foot distance between each person not in the same household
  • If you are sick, stay home
  • Wash your hands frequently
  • Cover your coughs and sneezes
  • Do not touch your face

New York State COVID-19 Travel Advisory +

New York State COVID-19 Travel Advisory requires visitors from certain states to quarantine for 14 days. If you are traveling to NYC from any of these states, visitors are required to complete the online Travel Health Form.

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You keep the High Line going

The High Line is almost entirely supported by people like you. As a nonprofit organization, we need your support to keep this public space free—and extraordinary—for everyone.

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Support

Special thanks to TD Bank, our Presenting Green Sponsor, for their support of the High Line’s reopening.