Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

New York

The Future Perfect
An innovative design store in Lower Manhattan, The Future Perfect is a showcase for both established and up-and-coming talent.
Chamber
Established in 2014 by Juan Garcia Mosqueda, Chamber is a high-end curios emporium (read: gallery) found in Chelsea in New York.
Hudson River Park
A great place for sporting activities or to socialise grab some food and sunbathe...
Whitney Museum
The Whitney Museum of American Art has moved into a purpose-built Renzo Piano building in the Meatpacking where the 14,000 strong collection is housed...
Grand Central Terminal
Housing top restaurants, bars and stores, Grand Central is way more than just a train station...
LES Tenement Museum
A tour around the Lower Eastside Tenement Museum is a real insight into old New York.
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Superlatives just don't do justice to one of the most impressive and extensive art collections in the world...
Brooklyn Museum of Art
Brooklyn's contemporary art museum is well worth a trip...
Riverside Church
Serene and spectacular venue for theater and concerts...
Brooklyn Academy of Music
Alternative music to cutting-edge theatre is on offer at Brooklyn Academy of Music...
United Nations
The home of international diplomacy at the heart of Manhattan...
Central Park
A trip to New York City is not complete without a visit to Central Park...
Empire State Building
NYC's iconic landmark still provides the best views of the city...
Guggenheim Museum
One of the most iconic buildings in the city houses one of the world's greatest art collections...
Saint Patrick’s Cathedral
St. Patrick's is architecturally stunning and offers an alternative to the city's parks and galleries.
Museum of Natural History
All you ever wanted to know about natural history...
Frick Collection
A collection of artworks housed in the former estate of steel tycoon Henry Clay Frick...
City Center
NY City Center is known for its expressive dance and dramatic theatre...
Bryant Park
Bryant Park is perfect place to enjoy a spot of peace and quiet amid the chaos that surrounds you.
Riverside Park
Riverside Park offers picturesque views of the Hudson River and is perfect for a sunny stroll...
Statue of Liberty
Lady Liberty is one of NYC's most iconic landmarks - pity it's a bit of a schlep to get there...
Rockefeller Center
Built by one of the quintessential industrialist American families the Rockefeller Center is a mixture of views, shops, restaurants and live music...
The Circle Line
Take a different view of Manhattan - this time from the water...
Cooper-Hewitt Museum
A look around here will make you realise the full impact design has on the way we live.
Joyce Theater
In the heart of Chelsea is The Joyce Theater, a temple to dance troupes from across the globe...
Battery Park City
It's easy to spend time pottering around Battery Park City ogling the bay views...
Madison Square Park
The founding home of Shake Shack, and if that's not good enough I don't know what is...
NYC Public Library
Housing an important collection of literature, although it's the building that tends to be the real star...
Staten Island Ferry
The Staten Island Ferry has been captured in countless movies and is one of New York's most iconic activities.
Marlborough Gallery
The Marlborough Gallery is one of the most famous commercial art galleries exhibiting contemporary photography, sculpture and paintings...
The Cloisters
A hidden oasis of calm, The Cloisters showcase Medieval European art and architecture...
Lincoln Center
The beating heart of New York's performing arts scene...
Washington Square Park
Steeped in history and popular with a diverse mix of people Washington Square Park is a great place to hang out. On the weekends come and enjoy performers entertaining the large crowds.
Union Square Park
Union Square Park is a cultural hub of happenings. Stop savour and enjoy...
Museum of Modern Art
Although a small space, the collections are always changing at the Museum of Contemporary Art so there's always plenty to sit and stare at.

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