Greenacre Park

Row 1

217 E 51st St (btwn 2nd & 3rd Ave)
New York, NY 10022
Plaza, Park
Mon–Sun: 8:00 AM–7:45 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • We love this perfect and secluded oasis - bring your lunch, enjoy an afternoon read or soak up some sun next to the beautiful waterfall.
  • lunch in the secret garden
  • Find a time when there aren't many people around and check out the base of the waterfall. I found 8 dollars and 75 cents worth of change AND an earring!
  • Go to Greenacre park and have lunch in the secret garden!Neighborhood: Manhattan/Midtown East217 E 51st StNew York, NY 10022
  • Come here when you are looking for a place to escape the craziness of the office and take time to regroup. Also an excellent spot for lunch
  • With its 25-ft-high waterfall cascading over the rear wall and artfully landscaped trees and plantings, this is truly an oasis of serenity for residents and those who work in the area. Built in 1970.
  • Sit in a seat
  • You have to be here to believe this bliss.. :- ) Breathtaking..
  • No photos allowed--so if you want a photo do it low key
  • Catch some rays here during your lunch break!
  • Amazing and relaxing place to have lunch and chat with friends! No pics allowed!
  • Absolutely no photos allowed. Bring food and drinks though, and watch the water falls.
  • The park rangers are Nazi's. No pictures, no touching the water!
  • One of my favorite outdoor places to eat your to-go lunch in this neighborhood. Surprisingly peaceful. Feels like an escape... which, it probably is if you're in midtown ;)
  • iconic water feature and plentiful seating. byo anything
  • Waterfall, birds like you're in nature
  • Peaceful and pleasant. Good escape from the noise of the city.
  • My secret garden in Manhattan
  • Get some quiet time in this tiny secret garden.
  • Sit close and let the falling water drown out the city noise. #offthebeatenpath