Panoramic of Lower Manhattan and Brooklyn waterfronts by Mario Savoia; Battery Park City boat dock by William Royer; Jogger on Greenwich Village promenade by Luca Vignelli, © 2006 Hudson River Park Trust; Intrepid at dusk by Brian C. Scherr, © 2001 Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum; Liberty State Park promenade by Dennis Morris; Garden of Stones by Melanie Einzig, courtesy of the Museum of Jewish Heritage; The Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House on Bowling Green, home of the National Museum of the American Indian by David Heald, courtesy of the National Museum of the American Indian; Walrus courtesy of the New York Aquarium; Snug Harbor buildings by John Scamardella; East River Esplanade © New York City Economic Development Corporation; South Street Seaport Museum ships by Bill Grove; Russell Shorto, Nov. 28, 2006, photo by Jennifer May; Baldizzi kitchen in Tenement Museum by Kiko Niwa; Hamilton Grange reconstruction by Mindi Rambo.
View of New Amsterdam, Johannes Vingboons, appr. 1665, Nationaal Archief, Netherlands. From September 13, 2009 till early January 2010, this watercolor is one of the masterpieces of the Exhibition New Amsterdam, The Island at the Center of the World, The Exhibition, at the South Street Seaport Museum
Unless otherwise noted, National Park images courtesy of the National Park Service.