A Nostalgic Guide to Finding Old New York

Herb Lester NY map 1

I love finding out about new restaurants, exhibitions and things to do in New York, but there’s something exciting about hunting out old New York, those lesser known gems only the locals know about – it might be a dusty old bookshop, a leafy hidden square, a time-worn diner, a deli institution, an ‘old-money’ hotel bar maybe…

how to find old new york herb lester map

If you think this is your thing, too, you’ll love this vintage-style map, How to Find Old New York, from the folks over at Herb Lester in London. It’s beautifully illustrated in an old-timey style and shows you to all those places you fear might disappeared for good – as well as a handful of other better known sights bursting with charm.

how to find old new york herb lester map

There are seven maps in Herb Lester’s New York collection which you can buy separately or in a handy boxed set.

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