Josie Robertson Plaza (Lincoln Center Plaza)

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Details
10 Lincoln Center Plz (btwn W 63rd & W 64th St)
New York, NY 10023
Plaza
Hours
Mon–Sun: 6:00 AM–1:00 AM

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  • 15-acre complex. In 1950s-60s area was tenement space known as San Juan Hill. These immigrants tale was later retold via West Side Story. Believed to be named for Abraham Lincoln. More info in blog.
  • One of these days, I want to jump in the fountain when no one is looking...
  • Home to New York Fashion Week and that stunning, famous fountain. In order to avoid tourists, come here at night.
  • Lots of free shows on Wednesday's and Thursdays. Make sure to check out the site to see what's going on!
  • Still my favorite place to sit and people watch in NYC.
  • From the Archives: On September 15, 1998, Fountain plaza was named the Josie Robertson Plaza in honor of the wife of Julian Robertson.
  • The land upon which the Lincoln Center was built used to be a run-down neighborhood that was used as the set for the film West Side Story.The stage in the Metropolitan Opera House is the size of a
  • Check in to "Mercedes Benz Fashion week at Lincoln Center" to see pics from our Fashion Time Machine, chronicling fashion from the 20s to the 90s!
  • Even if we weren't catching a show, Barbie and I would always stop at the fountain at Lincoln Center Plaza. We loved taking pictures together in front of it.
  • The complete schedule is online at www.LCOutofDoors.org
  • Check back on April 28 to find out who is playing this summer. It's going to be a good time!
  • Beautiful in in any season, but summer is particularly nice because of the frequent free concerts.
  • One of my favorite places in the world to hang out!
  • This place has free and fast wifi. Make use of it while you can! :D
  • Lincoln Center is a group of buildings that holds one of the largest complexes for performing arts.The complex is also very worth seeing even if youre not interested in performing arts.
  • In 1981, photographer Henry Chalfant helped arrange a bboy battle between RockSteady Crew & Dynamic Rockers here. The coverage of this event introduced bboying ("breakdance") to the world at large!
  • Did you enjoy your time there?? ;)
  • Sit on the fountain till you recognize someone you know. Then ask them to take you inside
  • This is a very historic site hosting some of the best fine art performances in the country.