Battery Park City Walking Tour

Janes Walk

Led By Jessie Wheeler

Explore our city with a curated librarian-led walking tour!

Join branch staff from Battery Park City Library for an in-person walking tour!

Learn more about the history and landmarks of this neighborhood and connect with community. We’ll take a walk through the Battery Park City area, tracing the history of local buildings and landmarks. The tour will last approximately one hour and will begin at our neighborhood library. We’ll tour sites including the Irish Hunger Memorial, Rockefeller Park, Teardrop Park, and some local public art pieces. Join us to learn more about the history of Battery Park City, current events, and important sites.


Less than a mile on sidewalk/cement.

Location Information

RSVP is required and capacity is limited. Meeting location, ending location, and directions will be provided via email before walk date.


Friday, May 5, 2023
11:00 AM
Greater than 1 hour

Borough: Manhattan
Theme: Art & Architecture, History & Culture
Language: English
A walkway in Battery Park City, Manhattan. Photo: Wikimedia Commons, Gryffindor. Modifications: photo cropped.