Places that Matter

Census of Places that Matter

Place Name Neighborhood Borough
World Monuments Fund at the Prince George Midtown South Manhattan Exhibition gallery for preservation organization in restored hotel
World Trade Center (site of) Financial District Manhattan Office and trade complex destroyed on 9/11/2001
Wyckoff-Snediker Family Cemetery Woodhaven Queens A 19th century burial site of many of the area's farmers
Yankee Stadium (site of) Concourse Village Bronx The house that Ruth built, now Heritage Field
Yonah Schimmel's Knishes Bakery Lower East Side Manhattan Where a variety of knishes are baked from scratch daily
Yorkville Yorkville Manhattan Upper East Side neighborhood that once housed large German and Middle-European populations
Young Devils Stickball Field East Harlem Manhattan One spot where a popular street game was played in the 1930's
Zabar's Upper West Side Manhattan A destination for specialty foods, smoked fish and freshly roasted coffee
Zuccotti Park (formerly Liberty Plaza Park) Financial District Manhattan Park rebuilt after 9/11/01 terrorist attack