The New Downtown Whitney Is a Spectacular Success

The new Whitney Museum of Art is ready for its debut. The $422 million building recently opned its doors in the Meatpacking District. The new space which sitsat the base of the highline is double the size of the former uptown Whitney – which means more space and more art. Come be the first to see what’s inside the the new, towering beautiful white and glass building.

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A Collection of Famous Eateries Arrive In Bryant Park

Midtown East does some things very well, the indispensable Grand Central and Bryant Park among them, but the neighborhood around these two landmarks definitely isn’t known as a great place to grab a bite to eat. Up until now, the list of options largely included an array of unappealing sandwich-and-salad chains, mediocre burger bars, and the random fro-yo joint. If you work in the immediate vicinity, you know how uninspiring lunchtime can be. And then… suddenly, though, all of that blahness seems to have changed, with a pair of crucial new additions. Find out the best place to grab a NYC-famous sandwich or a cup of fresh roasted coffee with a tasty pistachio croissant. Get excited about all the new options – and all just in time for ice skating season!

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