Life on the Upper East Side

This interactive map is intended to familiarize IFA students with the Upper East Side. The map highlights banks, restaurants, bars, museums and galleries and much more! Please scroll down for information about public transportation and other resources.

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Getting Around NYC

New York City has several public transportation options. When you venture out beyond the Upper East Side, please consult the following links for all of your transportation needs:

Metropolitan Transportation Authority (New York City subways and buses, Metro-North and Long Island Rail Road commuter railroads)Open link in new window
NYU Transportation
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HopStopOpen link in new window(subway and bus directions with travel time estimates)
CitibikeOpen link in new window (Bicycle sharing system available below 59th street and parts of Brooklyn)
NYC Bicycle Routes and Other Important InformationOpen link in new window
Ride the City: Interactive map of NYC Bicycle Routes
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New York Waterway (Private ferries to ManhattanOpen link in new window
PATH Train Schedules (Bi-state subway)Open link in new window
New Jersey Transit Train Schedules (NJ's commuter railroad)
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Amtrak
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Galleries and Museums in NYC

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More Local Points of Interest

Institute for the Study of the Ancient WorldOpen link in new window
Current list of Contemporary Art exhibition openings, updated dailyOpen link in new window
MenupagesOpen link in new window excellent resource for finding restaurants in Manhattan & Brooklyn