In Manhattan, Chelsea is a district known for its lively and trendy atmosphere-so what better way to ring in the end of Summer than a day spent here? The well-known spots such as the High Line and Chelsea market are fun, but there are ample hidden treasures worth exploring. Here’s your guide to a perfect day in Chelsea!


Start your day off right with a special breakfast or brunch. Whatever you’re craving, these three places will be sure to hit the spot!

Cook Shop


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If you’re looking for a healthy, sit-down breakfast, Cook Shop over on 10th ave is the perfect place. Their delicious, seasonal, breakfast menu includes cool cocktails and vibrant breakfast bowls like this one pictured above.


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Want something a little more casual? BEC is known for their tasty breakfast sandwiches that are awesome for a quick yet filling bite!

Sullivan Street Bakery


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This place is known for their relaxing atmosphere-as well as their savory sandwiches! But if you’re craving sweet, this is the bakery to go to: treats include olive oil cake, Italian doughnuts and stand-out espresso’s.











After fueling up, it’s time to explore. From unique galleries to picturesque parks, here are a few places to spend some time in:

David Zwirner Gallery

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The David Zwirner Gallery is filled with minimalist yet eye-catching exhibits. This gallery has featured established artists such as Jeff Koons, but also includes work from up-and-coming talent.


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Catch a summer flick in the exquisite Cinepolis theatre. Featuring comfy chairs and gourmet snacks, this place gives you the ultimate movie-going experience.

Museum at FIT

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Get started on some Fall/Winter fashion inspiration at Museum at FIT. Keep your eyes open for the upcoming exhibit, Expedition, that features fashion for extreme weather starting September 5th.

Hudson River Park

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Spend the day lounging across the stunning views of the Hudson river. Or, go for a run and burn off breakfast! Either way you’ll be sure to find a way to relax in this pleasant park.

Evening Outings

Here are some ways to close a day of exploring what Chelsea has to offer!


Sunset Sail

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Head out for a sail around Manhattan on the Schooner America 2.0! Book your tickets and enjoy all the beautiful views on this stunning 3600 sq ft boat (with complimentary refreshments).

Atlantic Theatre Company

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Catch a show at the Atlantic Theatre Company. Known for their unique productions, this is the place to be for a night of thoughtful theatre. Check out Simon Stephens show On the Shore of the Wide World, running August 23rd-October 8th!

The High Line Ballroom

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You may have walked on Chelsea’s famous High Line, but have you stepped inside the High Line Ballroom? This incredible venue hosts live music, parties and more. A way to end your evening on a high note!

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