Thomas Paine Park

Worth St (btwn Centre & Lafayette St)
New York, NY


  • Plenty of benches and shade to go around.
  • Paine's story is mostly glossed over in this plaque. Due to his beliefs he nearly died penniless & sick until he was given some land. His work was almost forgotten. Edison revived it.
  • Great outdoor lunch spot.
  • Free wi-fi in the park...attwifi
  • People watching is fun
  • It's raining
  • Wifi is here!
  • Hurray for WiFi! Plenty of seats here!

Nearby places

148-152 Worth St (at Centre St)
Brooklyn Bridge
17 Park Row (btwn Broadway & Centre St)