Spirit of East Harlem Mural
For truly beautiful street art, visit the legendary ‘Spirit of East Harlem’ mural, created by Manny Vega in 1978 and restored in the...
Graffiti Hall of Fame
A schoolyard that celebrates all sorts of taggers, this art gallery of the street was founded in 1980 by graffiti artist Ray Rodriguez...
El Museo del Barrio
Bienvenido to one of New York’s premiere Latino institutions, whose thoughtful, rotating exhibitions span all media, from painting and...
El Paso Taqueria
For some delicious, honest-to-goodness Mexican cuisine (a bit hard to come by in this city), don’t pass up a chance to dine in this...
134 E 104th St btwn Park & Lexington Aves · interesting places nearby
Justo Botanica information
This eight-decade-old emporium of spiritual ephemera is a wonder to behold: bursting with crucifixes, candles, incense and mystery herbs. Tell the staff what you’re seeking (love, success, protection against the evil eye) and they’ll recommend the right fix. Just don’t pepper them with questions unless you plan on buying something.