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1. Bridge and Tunnel Club    A fun photographic series of walks throughout all five boroughs of New York City.
2. Christo's Gates: Diagram and Self-Guided Walking Tour    
3. Church of the Incarnation    Click on "Tour the Building" for a self-guided walking tour of this magnificent 19th century Murray Hill church.
4. Columbus-Amsterdam BID Website    Neighborhood History and Walking Tours are included on website.
5. Downtown Alliance    
6. Eldridge Street Synagogue    Includes Architectural Tour
7. Five Points    An excellent description of Five Points.
8. Forgotten New York: New York Neighborhoods    Illustrated tours of New York neighborhoods. Great websites!
9. Forgotten NY    Fantastic series of websites with historic street scenes, neighborhoods, buildings, and oddities. You'll spend hours touring on these sites!
10. GRAND CENTRAL PARTNERSHIP    Business Improvement District in Grand Central Neighborhood for whom I conduct a neighborhood tour every Friday.
11. GRAND CENTRAL PARTNERSHIP MIDTOWN TOUR    Tour of Neighborhood of Grand Central Terminal sponsored by Grand Central Partnership.
12. Lower East Side Conservancy    
13. Lower Manhattan Walking Tour: National Geographic    SoHo, NoLIta, Lower East Side Interactive Map
14. MAPPING THE AFRICAN AMERICAN PAST [MANHATTAN]    This Columbia University project has created a very informative site, mapping the locations and discussing the histories of numerous historic sites in African American history.
15. Museum of Chinese in the Americas    Celebrates the history, heritage, culture, and diverse experiences of people of Chinese descent in the US.
16. New York City Walk    New Yorker, Caleb Smith's photographic walks through Manhattan. "Chock Full of Nuts" graphics and often captivating photographs.
17. New York City Walk (With photographs)    Between May 2002 and December 2004, I walked every street on the island of Manhattan. Every darn street.
18. New York Dynamic: New York History / Baseball History    The website of Tour Guide and Lecturer, Peter Laskowich, who LOVES baseball. For baseball aficionados, please visit this site.
19. New York Songlines: A Virtual Walking Tour of Manhattan neighborhoods    A site-map and virtual walking tour guide of Manhattan south of 48th Street
20. NoshWalks: Culinary Walking Tours with Myra Alperson    Excellent food tours that focus on ethnic neighborhoods in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, the Bronx, and Staten Island.
21. NYU: Architecture in NY/Self-guided Walking Tours    
22. Photographic Walking Tours of Manhattan Neighborhoods    A wide range of photographic walks throughout Manhattan
23. Place Matters    Places of social and cultural importance in New York City. Not your usual landmarks. Click on "Tours" or "Featured Place of the Week."
24. Port of New York: WORLD SHIP SOCIETY    Waterfront histories and images of the New York Port
25. Republican Walking Tour of Manhattan    A New York Magazine Walk prepared for the National Republican Convention 2004
26. Skyscraper Museum    Includes Downtown New York Webwalk
27. Skyscraper Walking Tour of Lower Manhattan    Four nIce "download-able" descriptions and self-guided walking tours of some of the world's great skyscrapers.
28. Slavic Alphabet City: A Walking Tour    
29. Take a Walk, New York!    A component of the New York City Department of Health & Mental Hygienes "Listen to Your Heart" Campaign
30. Tudor City History    A delightful site in the making. The note card images of Tudor City are wonderful!
31. Walking Tours of Manhattan: Self-Guided    An interesting array of self-guided Manhattan walks with Google Maps and photographs and sometimes explanatory text.

Frequently I am asked for a list of my favorite New York web-sites.

Presented here are varied sites, broken up into categories ranging from exceptionally informative to somewhat esoteric (perhaps even eccentric).

Choose a category that interests you and enjoy!
- Justin
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