Pier 6 is a popular destination for children and adults alike. Whether checking out one of the playgrounds or playing in a tournament at our sand volleyball courts, Pier 6 offers several great attractions. A lush, welcoming landscape completes the outer two-thirds of the pier.
One of the newest playgrounds in the city Domino Park and Pier 3 in Brooklyn also recently debuted the Chelsea Waterside Play Area in Hudson River Park has always been a popular spot for locals and otherwise. Play structures include a giant, one-of-a-kind, multicolor Robina wood pipefish found in the Hudsonand a foot wooden slide. You'll also find sprinklers, a large sandpit, and limestone cattle head sculptures salvaged from an old building in the meatpacking district.
The former teacher and current professor of education in Denmark settled on one of a young girl gleefully wielding a very sharp saw. Adults appreciate that children learn by doing, not by being taught, she adds. So adults—both teachers and parents—generally get out of the way to let children do what they love: run, jump, climb, dig, hide, run, and, apparently, do some light carpentry.
A ramp full of interactive play structures will weave its way around the park. Enclosed by mesh, the pathway becomes a theater-like space to be enjoyed from every angle. Children can create their own games with sand, water, and loose Imagination Playground blocks.
American style. The upper-middle-class Manhattan moms she can tell by the price of their handbags follow their kids around the gated toddler playground narrating their activities. The French moms sit on the edge of the sandbox and chat with other adults.
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Rising 70 feet above sea-level, the Hills give visitors a new relationship with the sea and sky, offering breathtaking never-before-seen views of the Statue of Liberty and New York Harbor. The opening of the Hills marks a new chapter in the transformation of Governors Island from an abandoned former military base to what is envisioned to be a year-round destination for recreation, culture and innovation. Read more about Governors Island's transformation.
Borders are a hot topic in our current politically volcanic world. Some are geographic, most are political, and many have to do with resources and strategic control. Louis are working to break down physical and perceived boundaries to make a healthier living environment for all. In New York City, the efforts of three groups, one public and two nonprofit, demonstrate how smart urban planning and design can make the city healthier, safer, and more democratic by improving underutilized public lands.