South Street Seaport

Bounded by Burling (John St.) and Peck Slips, and Water and South Sts., New York, New York


Street View 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 18, 1972
Reference number
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Commerce; Transportation; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Water-related; Single dwelling; Specialty store; Warehouse; Business
Current functions
Museum; Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1750-1799; 1825-1849
Significant years
1780; 1897
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 119
Contributing structures: 2
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 6
Non-contributing structures: 4
Non-contributing objects: 1

Update Log 

  • March 3, 2018: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett