Javits Center's Green Roof Tours

Tour season is here! Register for a tour of the Javits Center’s 6.75-acre green roof, the second largest of its kind in the United States! Home to 26 bird species, five bat species and thousands of honey bees, the green roof has become a sanctuary for area wildlife while helping to reduce energy consumption throughout the convention center on Manhattan’s West Side. Free tours are available on first-come, first-serve basis.

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Questions? Please send an email to our Green Roof Tour expert at iturney@javitscenter.com.


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How to Get Here


Within New York City, public transportation is always a quick and affordable way to go-- and the opening of the new 7 Subway line extension across the street makes the trip even more convenient.


Subway A, C, E, 1, 2 3, N, Q, R, B, D, F, M, 7, S
Nearby Buses M34 crosstown, M42 crosstown, M12 uptown/downtown
Trains Amtrak, New Jersey Transit, Long Island Railroad, Metro North Railroad
Airports LaGuardia Airport, JFK Airport, Newark Airport
Ferry Service The NY Waterway operates a ferry from Weehawken, NJ. In just eight minutes, the ferry takes you across the Hudson River to West 39th Street and Twelfth Avenue, just one block from the Javits Center.

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