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Sniffen Court Historic District

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This is a Old part of New York. Very different from the city centre. If you are close by have a... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
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A Glimpse Of Old New York

As we are saying close by, we detoured to look at Sniffen Court. A view through the locked gates... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2018
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150 E 36th St # 158, New York City, NY 10016-3504
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Reviewed 6 June 2018 via mobile

This is a Old part of New York. Very different from the city centre. If you are close by have a look.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

As we are saying close by, we detoured to look at Sniffen Court. A view through the locked gates gives a glimpse of the area in the past when these buildings were coach houses. Not a must do, but an interesting sight if you are...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Discovered this hidden gem years ago while visiting friends in Murray Hill neighborhood of Manhattan. I was drawn to the allmost secret 'hidden garden' aura of this row of 19th century carriage houses. Slice of history that many locals (like my friends, who resided one...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

What a gem! Tucked just a few blocks from the bustle of Fifth Avenue, we stumbled upon Sniffen Court. Cool architecture and a glimpse into New York's past. Wish we could have gotten in past the locked gate.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 1 April 2016

I found this spot searching "things to do" in Murray Hill. I had some extra time and it was nearby the hotel. A very lovely little courtyard with some history. The gates weren't locked, so I was able to get in and take photos and...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Reviewed 6 July 2015

Not too much to see here but a quick stop if you;re in the vicinity won't cause any harm. It's really just a few older English style cottages facing onto a small courtyard with the entrance off E36th street.

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed 12 April 2015

I read about Sniffen Court on E. 36th St. and we made the detour to see it while walking to 34th St. Eight little former carriage houses facing a small courtyard. Worth stopping to see if you're in the area.

Date of experience: April 2015
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