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Bronx, New York, USA

Attractions in Bronx, New York

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Edgar Allan Poe Cottage
    718-881-8900, Located at Kingsbridge Road and the Grand Concourse, the Poe Cottage is where Edgar Allan Poe spent the last years of his life, from 1846 to 1849. In its previous... more info

  • Valentine-Varian House
    3266 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467
    718-881-8900, The historic Valentine-Varian House is a four-level fieldstone farmhouse that was the site of six skirmishes between American soldiers and British forces, who occupied... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum
    895 Shore Road, Bronx, NY 10464
    Located in Pelham Bay Park
    718-885-1461, "The Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum's mansion, gardens and landscape offer visitors a source of serenity in the urban landscape." Listed on the National Register of... more info  map

  • Bronx Museum of the Arts (BxMA)
    1040 Grand Concourse at 165th Street, Bronx, NY 10456
    718-681-6000, The Bronx Museum of the Arts' permanent collection focuses on contemporary art by artists of African, Asian, and Latin American descent. more info  map

  • City Island Historical Society & Nautical Museum
    190 Fordham Street on City Island, Bronx, NY 10464
    Located in the Old Public School 17 Building
    718-885-0008, A not-for-profit organization established in 1976, the City Island Historical Society's collections and library are housed in the City Island Nautical Museum on City... more info

  • Hall of Fame for Great Americans
    Located at Bronx Community College
    718-289-5161, Founded in 1900 to honor prominent Americans who have had a significant impact on this nation's history, the Hall of Fame for Great Americans is a New York landmark... more info

  • Museum of Bronx History, The
    3266 Bainbridge Avenue, Bronx, NY 10467
    718-881-8900, Housed in the Colonial-era Valentine-Varian House, the Museum of Bronx History offers a unique collection of objects, ephemera, and photographs. Exhibits on all periods... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Bronx Zoo
    718-367-1010, The flagship of the largest network of metropolitan zoos in the country, the 265-acre Bronx Zoo is part of the Wildlife Conservation Society. Over 4,000 animals,... more info  map

  • New York Botanical Garden
    2900 Southern Boulevard, Bronx, NY 10458
    718-817-8700, The New York Botanical Garden features 250 acres of plants and specialty gardens, a children's garden, and a Victorian conservatory. more info  map

  • Wave Hill
    West 249th Street and Independence Avenue, Bronx, NY 10471
    718-549-3200, Overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades, Wave Hill is a 28-acre public garden and cultural center.  more info

Tours & Cruises

  • Susansez NYC Walkabouts
    555 Kappock Street, Bronx, NY 10463
    917-509-3111, Experience neighborhood walking tours as well as customized tours for individuals and groups by this licensed NYC tour guides.  more info  map


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