Start spreadin’ the news, I’m leaving today

I want to be a part of it: New York, no rx New York. – Liza Mennelli (1977)

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Well, see maybe not today – but after reading all about New York below, you may just vote to go there in May.

Interesting Facts about New York:

  • More than 26,000 people live in each square mile.
  • New York’s Central Park is larger than the principality of Monaco.
  • Hong Kong is the only city in the world with more completed skyscrapers than New York City.
  • Since 2005, New York City has the lowest crime rate of the 25 largest US cities, and one of the safest cities in the US overall.
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art (”The Met”) contains over 2 million works, making it one of the largest art museums in the world.
  • Walking around Times Square is free.

Museums/ Galleries/ Other Great Stuff  to check out….

Museum of Art and Design
Habu Textiles
Museum of Modern Art
The Museum at FIT
Textile Study Group of New York
American Folk Art Museum
Cooper Hewitt Design Museum
Garment District

There really is so much to see, we could go on forever.
So start spreading the word…. an get ready to vote.