About the Neighborhood
Welcome to the Upper West Side, where community and culture come together to create one of the most diverse and lively neighborhoods in the city. Bordered by both Central Park and Riverside Park, the Lincoln Square District boasts historic buildings, famous museums, world-class hospitals, highly sought-after schools, and so much more. With the esteemed Lincoln Center at the heart of the neighborhood, Lincoln Towers (also known as Lincoln Tower Apartments) exists in the center of a bustling, distinguished area known around the world for its prestige.
When you’re living in the Lincoln Square district, you’re a short walk away from outstanding restaurants, renowned cultural centers, the Broadway Theater district, Columbus Circle, Lincoln Center, The American Museum of Natural History, and so much more. With everything you could ever want or need just a walk away, and with conveniently located train stations and bus stops, Lincoln Towers gives the feeling that the entire city is in its own backyard.
Services & Amenities
Located in the prestigious Upper West Side neighborhood, Lincoln Towers is at the epicenter of a vibrant, dynamic community that’s only steps away from upscale shopping centers, idyllic green spaces, and warm, local establishments
Fully Staffed Security Team
Already considered one of the city’s safest neighborhoods, Lincoln Towers further ensures the safety and peace of mind of our residents with a private, uniformed security team that patrols the premises 24-hours a day
Our round-the-clock doormen are a staple in the Lincoln Towers community. These staff members not only act as another level of security, but as a friendly, familiar faces and a rich resource when it comes to anything you may need
The ultimate convenience when it comes to city living — on-premise laundry rooms and dry cleaning centers ensure that you have one less thing to worry about during your hectic weeks
With acres of parks and a full playground, some of the city’s best public and private schools nearby, and storied cultural centers just blocks away, Lincoln Towers and the surrounding neighborhood provides a safe, idyllic environment for your children
With Time Warner and RCN cable and high speed internet, as well as Verizon FiOs connections available, you can rest assured that you’ll be living with fast, reliable internet that can keep up with your work and personal life
Renovated and regularly serviced, Lincoln Towers elevators are quick, reliable, and convenient
A collection of independently run co-ops since 1987, all Lincoln Towers residents share access to and ownership of our grounds and amenities
On-premise modern gyms with state-of-the-art equipment mean you don’t have to deal with the hassles and costs of off-campus gym memberships
Explore our Parks and Beyond
Lincoln Towers is proud to have its own 5-acre park open exclusively to our residents and their guests. Our fully enclosed, gated park gives our residents both peace of mind and a strong sense of community; with basketball courts, a roller rink, picnic areas, a playground, and large open spaces for lounging or a game of catch, Lincoln Towers park is where our residents forge the connections and camaraderie that make Lincoln Towers such a close and friendly community.
If you’re looking to get outside the boundaries of Lincoln Towers, we’re a short walk away from Central Park and Riverside Park, both of which have access to amazing biking, walking, and running trails with a view. While both parks are incredible for outdoor activities, Central Park also offers a variety of fun and cultural experiences, from Shakespeare in the Park to the Central Park Zoo.
With plenty of parking and easy access to the West Side Highway, living at Lincoln Towers makes commuting in and out of the city a breeze. Traveling within the city is just as convenient — the Towers are just a few blocks from entrances to the 1 and 2/3 trains, and multiple bus routes traveling in every direction stop just outside our buildings.
There’s no shortage of esteemed schools within walking distance from Lincoln Towers, both public and private. With nearby public schools that rank as some of the best in the city, Lincoln Towers and the surrounding neighborhood is highly sought-after by parents throughout the city.
If you’re looking for something more specialized, there’s a wealth of prestigious private schools nearby as well — Collegiate School, The Calhoun School, Fiorello La Guardia High School of Performing Arts and Music, and many more. For college students and postgrads, Fordham, Hunter College, Columbia, John Jay School of Criminal Justice, and more are either a short walk or quick subway ride away.