From the city’s founding in 1624 to the City Beautiful movement in the 20th century, New York City's landscape legacy is rich and nationally significant.
New York City
In recognition of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the National Park Service (NPS), The Cultural Landscape Foundation and NPS partnered to document nationally significant landscapes in five cities. The interactive online guides focus on Baltimore, Boston, New York City, Philadelphia, and Richmond.
Discover the extraordinary range of New York City's designed landscapes through illustrated essays of nearly 70 sites, all of which can be explored on an interactive map.