Battery Park in NYCNamed after the artillery batteries once placed there to protect the city and its harbor, this waterfront park and green space is located at the southernmost tip of Manhattan. Here you'll find beautiful flower gardens, a playground and plenty of outdoor picnic space, along with the touching Korean War Veterans Memorial. Battery Park is also the place to catch ferries to visit the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.
Events -Summer concerts, Ferry rides, Special events
- Stroll the waterfront and flower gardens
- Board a ferry to visit the Statue of Liberty
- Visit poignant war memorials
- Picnic outdoors in a historic area of the city