great outdoors in manhattan
St. Paul's Chapel is one of great outdoors in manhattan.

1. St. Paul's Chapel

209 Broadway (btwn Vesey & Fulton St), New York, NY
Church · Financial District · 32 tips and reviews

Stephen L H.Stephen L Harlow: The Cemetery is a great place to eat lunch on a nice day.

James J. Walker Park is one of great outdoors in manhattan.

2. James J. Walker Park

6.7
Hudson St. (btwn Leroy & Clarkson St.), New York, NY
Park · West Village · 12 tips and reviews

Anthony L.Anthony LaRusso: Fall trees here now are absolutely incredible. Sidewalks, covered in beautiful autumn leaves. Weather, perfect. Breeze. Sunset. Baseball, soccer, handball, bocce: peaceful background whitenoise. Ahhh

The Garden at St. Luke in the Fields is one of great outdoors in manhattan.

3. The Garden at St. Luke in the Fields

9.4
487 Hudson St (Grove St), New York, NY
Garden · West Village · 19 tips and reviews

Nikke S.Nikke Slight: Gorgeous in the snow :)

GE Carousolar is one of great outdoors in manhattan.

4. GE Carousolar

South Street Seaport Pier 17 (South Street and Fulton St), New York, NY
Theme Park · Financial District · 3 tips and reviews
Greeley Square is one of great outdoors in manhattan.

5. Greeley Square

7.8
968 Avenue of the Americas (btwn W 32nd & 33rd St), New York, NY
Park · Koreatown · 41 tips and reviews

Russell S.Russell Sprague: Great place to meet someone without having to deal with the chaos of Penn Station, Manhattan Mall, or any of the other nearby crowded areas.

High Line is one of great outdoors in manhattan.

6. High Line

9.6
btwn Gansevoort & W 34th St (btwn 10th & 12th Ave), New York, NY
Park · Chelsea · 1286 tips and reviews

reece p.reece pacheco: Walk the High Line at sunset. Really beautiful.

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is one of great outdoors in manhattan.

7. Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

9.6
70 Lincoln Center Plz (btwn Columbus & 10th Ave), New York, NY
Performing Arts Venue · Lincoln Square · 193 tips and reviews

FlavorpillFlavorpill: Damrosch Park at Lincoln Center is one of the best places to see a concert outside in New York City.

Fort Washington Park is one of great outdoors in manhattan.

8. Fort Washington Park

8.6
Hudson River Greenway (W. 155 St. to W. 179 St.), New York, NY
Park · Washington Heights · 22 tips and reviews

DoraDora: Visit the quaint Little Red Lighthouse underneath the George Washington Bridge. Hildegarde H. Swift wrote a classic kids book based on the historicinspired by the site.Powered by ParentsConnect.com

Pier 25 Mini Golf is one of great outdoors in manhattan.

9. Pier 25 Mini Golf

8.7
225 West St (at N Moore St), New York, NY
Mini Golf · Tribeca · 28 tips and reviews

Noah W.Noah Weiss: 18-hole mini golf course features a waterfall, a stream, a cave, a footbridge and sand traps. Open 3pm-10pm on Weekdays, 10am-8pm on weekends. Even better, it’s just $5 per adult for a game. Read more.

Metropolitan Museum of Art is one of great outdoors in manhattan.

10. Metropolitan Museum of Art

9.7
1000 5th Ave (btwn E 80th & E 84th St), New York, NY
Art Museum · Central Park · 1656 tips and reviews

The Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal: Hanging out on the Met steps is a New York tradition, and billionaire David Koch has pledged "at least $10 million" to renovate the fountains outside the museum. Read more.

Queensboro Bridge Pedestrian & Bike Path is one of great outdoors in manhattan.

11. Queensboro Bridge Pedestrian & Bike Path

8.9
Queensboro Bridge, New York, NY
Scenic Lookout · Roosevelt Island · 7 tips and reviews

nycHealthynycHealthy: Make NYC Your Gym on your bike! Check-in at Queensboro Bridge Pedestrian & Bike Path and for more info on Making NYC Your Gym visit: http://on.nyc.gov/T6Gc9J