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The City Concealed

The City Concealed, an online video series exploring the unseen corners of New York. Visit the places you don’t know exist, locations you can’t get into, or maybe don’t even want to. Each installment unearths New York’s rich history in the city’s hidden remains and overlooked spaces.

High Bridge

The High Bridge, completed in 1848 and now New York City's oldest standing bridge, spans the Harlem River at 173rd Street in Manhattan. It officially closed sometime during ...

Park Slope Armory

We first visited the Park Slope Armory on a rainy afternoon in May.  I was immediately struck by its details – from the lanterns to the brickwork, the armory seemed like a ...

Staten Island Greenbelt

Before we knew about the Greenbelt, we were looking for the Heyerdahl House, the ruins of an 1800s stone home in Bucks Hollow. Following directions found online, we made our ...

Hinchliffe Stadium

We emerged from an overgrown access path behind Hinchliffe Stadium into what would have been in days gone by right-center field. The vastness of the U-shaped structure from ...

Ridgewood Reservoir

Ridgewood Reservoir is one of those places that defies the common imagination of New York City. A lake sits surrounded by reeds and two massive basins, each with its own ...