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Academy New York

We invite you to immerse yourself in the creative energy of New York City. Innovative classes and state of the art facilities offer you an unparalleled education experience.

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New York is the city that never sleeps, check out some cool things to do during your stay

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Getting Here

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The Academy New York is located at 22 LITTLE West 12th Street, PH1, between 9th Avenue and Washington Street in the Meatpacking District of New York. Please provide this address if you are taking a taxi.

For flights Newark, LaGuardia and JKF are the closet airports. Please give yourself plenty of travel time to and from plus the additional time needed to arrive prior to your flight.


Where to stay

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The Ganesvoort
Luxury hotel in Meatpacking with 360˚ rooftop city views, 186 spacious guest rooms and suites, year-round heated rooftop pool, bars and lounge, French restaurant, exhale Spa, 24-hour fitness center and blow out bar.
0.1 miles from the Academy

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The Standard, High Line
Rising above a former elevated train line that has become downtown’s favorite public park, The Standard, High Line is located in New York City’s Meatpacking District. Every one of the 338 rooms features a full wall of floor-to-ceiling windows with sweeping views of Manhattan and/or the mighty Hudson River. The hotel’s inviting and scintillating public spaces include a bustling German beer garden at ground level, the rooftop discothèque Le Bain, the legendary Top of The Standard, and an outdoor public plaza with rotating art installations and a winter ice rink. A neighborhood staple, the award-winning Standard Grill melds a brasserie atmosphere with new American cuisine.
0.2 miles from the Academy

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