Life on the Upper East Side

This interactive map is intended to familiarize the Institute's 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)
NYU Transportation

Citibike (Bicycle sharing system available below 59th street and parts of Brooklyn)
NYC Bicycle Routes and Other Important Information
Ride the City: Interactive map of NYC Bicycle Routes

New York Waterway (Private ferries to Manhattan)
PATH Train Schedules (Bi-state subway)
New Jersey Transit Train Schedules (NJ's commuter railroad)


Galleries and Museums in NYC

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More Local Points of Interest

Institute for the Study of the Ancient World
Current list of Contemporary Art exhibition openings, updated daily