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14th-17th Street (Broadway and Park), New York City, NY 10001
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14th St – Union SquareNew York City Subway2 min
3rd AveNew York City Subway7 min
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New York Catacombs by Candlelight

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Perfect for history lovers, this tour of the historical Basilica of St. Patrick’s Old Cathedral in Lower Manhattan invites you into the catacombs, allowing you to see its pipe organ and venture to parts of the building that are normally closed to visitors. Beat the crowds on this tour and enjoy a personal encounter with this New York landmark.
$37.00 per adult
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Dillon X wrote a review Sep 2020
Center Moriches, New York183 contributions48 helpful votes
This is a beautiful park located in lower Manhattan it connects the East and West sides, with a lot of stores and restaurants
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Date of experience: September 2020
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MelissaClaire93 wrote a review May 2020
Wilmington, North Carolina699 contributions189 helpful votes
We accidentally stumbled upon Union Square Park (we’re not usually that far downtown). It’s a very picturesque area and very nice. We happened to pass through on a Friday and they had a nice farmers market set up (I understand the market is year round on Fridays and Saturdays). The market had plants, fresh produce, baked goods, cheese, and alcohol. Really cool to walk through. We even came back on Saturday to check it out again. We got some great goat cheese from a little stand called LynnHaven and some moonshine from Full Moonshine. So cool. Will definitely be back!
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Date of experience: March 2020
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The Swiss Nomad wrote a review Mar 2020
Lugano, Switzerland2,819 contributions510 helpful votes
While walking from Midtown to the financial district, we passed by union Square and visited the local fresh market, where you can buy honey, veggies, nuts of all kinds and baked goods. We enjoyed taking a look at what was on sale, and the square itself is wide and filled with plants. As mentioned by others, there were indeed several homeless people gathering on benches, which made finding one a bit difficult, so we went to a nearby Bakery. The place is,however,pleasant and especially during the weekends it bustles with life.
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Date of experience: March 2020
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sonja2183 wrote a review Mar 2020
Trinidad and Tobago215 contributions59 helpful votes
It’s a lovely park to walk around and the market is something you should check out. It’s quite easy to get to-there’s a subway station at one end. It’s easy to spend a afternoon enjoying the park and the neighborhood
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Date of experience: March 2020
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lisaj2511 wrote a review Jan 2020
Birmingham, United Kingdom3 contributions1 helpful vote
Visited all the sites, Alcatraz, golden gate, Monterey, Carmel and Yosemite. All the trips and sites were out of this world and amazing as for the city of San Francisco- what a dump. The homeless situation is out of control due to liberal laws. Do not stay around Union Square! We stayed for 6 nights and witnessed 4 robberies. Each morning urine all over the streets, food and homeless in each shop doorway. I have never been anywhere and seen homeless people sleeping in all of the designer shop doorways Gucci, Jimmy Choo etc. It was an eye opener much dirtier than New York back streets. This was a place I had dreamed of visiting for years and bitterly disappointed.
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Date of experience: December 2019
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