Roosevelt Island

Address 591 Main St
Roosevelt Island, NY 10044
Phone (212) 832-4540
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Themes Innovation & Commerce, Colonial History
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This residential community on a narrow island in the East River of New York City between the island of Manhattan to its west and Queens to its east. was once the location of the first municipal asylum, farmland and a large penitentiary. During it's long history it was the scene for decades of architectural, social and medical advances. Remnants of historic properties still exist on the island. There are also incredible views of Manhattan.

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