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Battery Park Winter Attractions

Dec 15, 2021

Are you looking for a winter retreat in New York this year? Look no further than Gateway's waterfront oasis. It offers spacious homes, spectacular views and is conveniently located in Battery Park City, so you and your family can enjoy the best in local winter attractions.

Battery Park Ice Memories

A visit to Battery Park City wouldn't be complete without spending some time on the Rink at Brookfield Place. Whether you're a seasoned ice skater or spend most of the time on your butt, enjoy spectacular views of New York Harbor and the Statue of Liberty while skating on the 7,350 square feet of ice. It works on a first-come, first-served basis. It offers parents and children skate lessons and hockey classes. After showing off your moves on the ice, visit Brookfield Park. There you can warm yourself with hot cocoa and have a light snack.

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Iconic Landmarks

See New York's most iconic landmark of all, the Statue of Liberty, when you hop on one of the 20 ferries departing Battery Park every day. After visiting the neoclassical sculpture in Liberty Island, take a trip to Ellis Island. You'll be exploring two of New York's iconic landmarks. Board the earliest ferry to avoid the crowds and make the most of your day. 

Shopping, Entertainment, and Mouthwatering Dishes

Brookfield Place in New York is a shopping center and office building complex located in Battery Park City. Enjoy a mix of culture, live events, mouthwatering dishes, and world-class shopping all under one roof.

After purchasing some luxury items at top designer stores, including Gucci, Michael Kors, and Louis Vuitton, take a rest under the towering palm trees in Winter Garden Atrium. Sample some French fare at Le District food court for lunch. After that, check out events and live music, such as The Nutcracker.

Fish With a Twist

style="text-align:justify;"Keep the kids entertained by paying a visit to the SeaGlass Carousel. It takes place in one of the 30 fiberglass fish, some as tall as 14 feet. Your kid's 3.5-minute spin is accompanied by symphonic music and rainbow lights. Tickets are available on-site.

Waterfront Living in the Heart of Battery Park

Situated on the waterfront of Battery Park City, offering a wide variety of winter activities as well as shopping and live entertainment, it's easy to see why the Gateway Waterfront Oasis is a favorite place to stay.