Story Maps

Fifty-Five Years of LPC

This interactive story map includes a decade-by-decade history of the Commission, highlighting designations, Commission-approved new design, legal milestones, and a timeline of NYC history.

New York City and the Path to Freedom

This interactive story map highlights landmarks associated with the city's abolitionist history, from buildings that housed people and institutions engaged in the anti-slavery movement to free black communities.

Fifty Years in the Greenwich Village Historic District

Fifty Years in the Greenwich Village Historic District

This interactive story map celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Greenwich Village Historic District's designation. It illustrates how the district was created and how LPC regulation has guided its protection and enhancement of its special character over the past 50 years.

Explore the Central Harlem – West 130th-132nd Streets Historic District

This interactive story map outlines the architectural and social development of the district, as well as the people and institutions that shaped Harlem's history and culture, and brought social change in the United States.

NYC Landmarks and the Vote at 100

This interactive story map commemorates the centennial of women's suffrage in New York State through the lens of New York City landmarks.

Taking Pride

This interactive story map celebrates 150 years of LGBT history through the lens of New York City landmarks.

Morningside Heights Historic District Explorer

This interactive 3D map allows users to learn more about the buildings that make up the Morningside Heights Historic District.