Jane Jacobs’ Greenwich Village

Janes Walk

Led By Village Preservation

There’s no place better to appreciate all things Jane Jacobs than Greenwich Village, Jane’s neighborhood which so informed and inspired her writings and activism, in turn helping to save it from destruction. This Urban Archive story moves through the various places that defined Jane Jacobs’ work and preservation legacy in this historic area.


The sites on this tour are sidewalk accessible, if explored in person. They can also be accessed virtually on a computer or smartphone.

Location Information

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


On Demand
Less than one hour

Borough: Manhattan
Theme: Environment, History & Culture
Platform: On Your Browser
Language: English