Visitor Info

The High Line is open daily, with COVID-related measures in place. These measures, such as reduced capacity and encouraging visitors to wear a mask or face covering, help ensure an improved and safer visitor and employee experience. Before the date of your visit, make sure to review park rules below and COVID-related visitor precautions.

From December 1 to March 31, the High Line is open daily from 7am to 7pm. No reservations are needed to visit.

Elevators are available at Gansevoort Street, 14th Street, 23rd Street, and 30th Street. Park-level access is also available at 30th Street at Hudson Yards. The 34th Street gate is closed. If you have mobility concerns, please check the elevator status page before your visit.

Please wear a mask or face covering.

Free docent-led public tours are offered year-round on Wednesday mornings at 10am. They are also available on Tuesday evenings and Saturday mornings from May to October, and on Saturdays at noon from November to April. 

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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 encouraging visitors to wear a mask or face covering, help ensure an improved and safer visitor and employee experience. Before the date of your visit, make sure to review park rules below and COVID-related visitor precautions.

From December 1 to March 31, the High Line is open daily from 7am to 7pm. No reservations are needed to visit.

Elevators are available at Gansevoort Street, 14th Street, 23rd Street, and 30th Street. Park-level access is also available at 30th Street at Hudson Yards. The 34th Street gate is closed. If you have mobility concerns, please check the elevator status page before your visit.

Please wear a mask or face covering.

Free docent-led public tours are offered year-round on Wednesday mornings at 10am. They are also available on Tuesday evenings and Saturday mornings from May to October, and on Saturdays at noon from November to April. 

View FAQs

Sign up for our email list for the latest updates.

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.

See the current status of the elevators

Transportation +

Subway

Bus

Bike Racks

 

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. Additional public bike racks not maintained by the High Line may be located near our entrances.

 

Citi Bike

 

For a list of the nearest CitiBike stations, please visit their website.

 

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. The elevator at 16th Street is currently out of service.

See the current status of the elevators

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

Park rules +

The following are not permitted on the High Line:

  • Smoking
  • Bicycles
  • Dogs, except for service dogs
  • Use of skateboards, skates, or recreational scooters
  • Walking in planting beds or on exposed rail tracks
  • Picking flowers or plants
  • Sitting on railings or climbing on any part of the High Line
  • Drinking alcohol, except in authorized areas
  • Littering
  • Throwing objects
  • Amplified sound, except by permit
  • Obstructing entrances or paths
  • Solicitation
  • Commercial activity, except by permit or otherwise authorized
  • Film or photography requiring equipment or exclusive use of an area, except by permit
  • Events or gatherings greater than 20 persons, except by permit

What we ask you to do

  • Wear a mask or face covering in restrooms and elevators. Masks are encouraged when walking the park.
  • If you are sick, stay home
  • Wash your hands frequently
  • Cover your coughs and sneezes
  • Do not touch your face

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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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