Climbing Up - GOR-109358-15
Climbing the Jefferson Market Library tower requires going up a series of narrow and winding spiral steps (climb too fast and you risk getting vertigo!). After 149 steps to the fire watcher’s.
It is closed to the public, except when it opens its little door during OHNY Weekend.
Unlike popular lookout spaces in New York City, there are no sweeping views of Central Park or the city’s many skyscrapers. What visitors do see, is an intimate birds-eye view of the West Village and its low buildings, the Hudson River, and the Freedom Tower