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Things to Do

The following is a short list of things to do, eat, and explore near the NYC Studio and the Garment District.

Parks Near the NYC Studio to Explore

The Highline

The High Line is a public park built on a historic freight rail line, elevated above the streets on Manhattan’s West Side. It runs from Gansevoort Street in the Meatpacking District to West 34th Street, between 10th and 11th Avenues.  It’s a great place to walk along from the NYC Studio to the Chelsea area on the west side of Manhattan.  Multiple access points. Closest Subway is A,C or E.

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Bryant Park

Bryant Park is a beautiful park located in midtown Manhattan behind the New York Public Library. In walking distance of the NYC Studio, this is a perfect place to take and eat a lunch, catch a performance or just walk around. 42nd Street between 5th & 6th Avenues.

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Places to Grab Lunch Near the NYC Studio

Café Kabila

Healthy Mediterranean fare. *KSU Students get a 10% discount with ID card
250 West 39th Street (between 7th and 8th Ave.)

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Café Piccolo

Gourmet  Italian sandwiches, pastas, salads and coffee shop.
274 West 40th Street (between 7th and 8th Ave.)

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Guy & Gallard

Breakfast and coffee; salads, sandwiches, soups and hot foods.
240 West 40th Street (between 7th and 8th Ave.)

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Pomodoro

Gourmet Italian take away sandwiches and pasta.
518 9th Ave (between 38th & 39th St.)

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Amy’s Bread

Coffee, pastries, and hand-made breads.
672 9th Ave (between 46th and 47th St.)

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Moaz Vegetarian

Cheap and good gourmet falafels.
588 7th Ave (between 39th and 40th St.)

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