The Park Avenue Armory Conservancy, generally known as Park Avenue Armory, is a nonprofit cultural institution within the historic Seventh Regiment Armory building located at 643 Park Avenue on New York City's Upper East Side. The institution displays unconventional artwork, including performing and visual arts.Our New York City trip itinerary tool makes visiting Park Avenue Armory and other New York City attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
Park Avenue Armory leased the building for 99 years from New York State in 2006.
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I recently saw Judgement Day at the New York Armory. The play was a retelling of a story from the 1930s dealing with grief, sorrow, personal conscience, and group or mob mentality. The play was above.... more »
This 19th century structure originally served as a military drill center and honor to New York soldiers. By late 20th century it became run down and some were pushing for its demolition. Thanks to... more »
Saw The Lehman Trilogy at the Park Avenue Armory. Almost 1,000 seats. Have to climb up an almost bleacher to get to our seats, but a wonderful production. Over 3 hours, with primarily 3 actors portraying all characters. Try to get a ticket if you can.
Amazingly beautiful space! So massive, and a real walk back in time to when life in NYC was very different! Either go to see a performance in the former drill hall, or take a tour of the place, and you will be amazed at the craftsmanship and detail work.
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