New Amsterdam Plein & Pavilion


New Amsterdam Plein & Pavilion
Peter Minuit Plaza, the Battery (located in front of Whitehall Ferry terminal)
Manhattan, NY 10004
Battery Park City


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  • 24/7
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What is that swooping, silver sculptural monument located next to the Whitehall Ferry Terminal in Lower Manhattan? Is it a bird? A plane? Close—it's the New Amsterdam Plein & Pavilion, a 5,000 square-foot "outdoor living room," complete with tables, chairs, a food court, an information booth, softly curving walls and an LED-covered exterior. Envisioned as a public center for tourists and ferry commuters, the pavilion was a 2009 gift from the Netherlands.

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