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Birds of Inwood - Visit Teri's new blog about birds!

Birds of Inwood - Visit Teri's new blog about birds!
A visual journey exploring the birds of Inwood and Northern Manhattan

Great NYC Subway Stops for Bad Weather Days - An Updated List

Good Subway Stops for Bad Weather Days: A List of Stations Near Major NYC Attractions

Updated July 2024 A rainy, hot, or snowy day in New York City can pose a few challenges for seeing the city, but many attractions are indoors. The subway may be the best and most convenient means of maneuvering New York City in disappointing weather. Locate a subway stop near a favorite shopping destination, landmark, or a museum, and you are good to go. Here is a list of recommended subway stops in or near a major NYC attraction.  • Eastern Parkway-Brooklyn Museum 2, 3: Just outside the Brooklyn Museum . • Bowling Green Station, 4, 5: Near the main steps of the National Museum of the American Indian (the former Custom House). • W. 4th St., A, B, C, D, E, F, V: There's always a movie. The IFC Center on 6th Avenue shows the best of independent film.  • W. 14th St. A, C, E. Make a mad dash west to Chelsea Market on 9th Avenue between W. 15th and W. 16th and go on a food spree. From there, another sprint across the highway to Market. 57 • 34th Street-Herald Square,

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