SoHo - New York City


SoHo, which stands for South of Houston Street, is at Canal Street, between Sixth Avenue and Lafayette Street. Once the home of factories and warehouse buildings artists flocked to this area in the 50’s and 60’s because of the cheap loft space. Although the rising cost of real estate has driven many of the galleries to Tribeca, pockets still remain.

Walk down the area known for it’s Cast Iron Building architecture Green Street to see the highlights. Many of the once deteriorating buildings have been restore. In the 1970’s, the area was given landmark status. The neighborhood is now a very trendy, rather upscale area with many shops, bars, restaurants and boutiques. It’s a great place to visit at night, or on the weekend to walk around and just window shop.

Kids may be interested in the New York City Fire Museum (Historic NYC Firehouse Museum- great collection of Fire Engines and Equipment).
See the
SoHo Official Website.

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Architectural Interest
Haughwout Building
92 Broadway
First elevator was installed in this Building

Singer Building
This building was an office and warehouse for the famous Singer Sewing Machine Company.

Aquagrill for Seafood
Located at 210 Spring Street
Call: 212-274-0505

SoHo Kitchen and Bar
Located at 103 Green Street
Lighter Fare - Beer and Pizza

Zoe
Located at 90 Prince Street
Call: 966-6722
Great loft atmosphere-historic building


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Map of this NYC neighborhood location

Our map of Manhattan's SoHo neighborhood includes directions, reviews as well as the location of popular sights and attractions you can find there, including: Haughwout Building, Little Singer Building, New York City Fire Museum, Children's Museum of the Arts, Drawing Center, New Museum.



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