EXPLORE NEW ROCHELLE
THE QUEEN CITY OF THE SOUND
IN THE HEART OF NEW ROCHELLE
New Rochelle is one of the most vibrant cities in New York State. Located approximately half an hour from Manhattan, it has long been a favored retreat for those seeking to live outside of the Big Apple, but with all of the modern conveniences of a thriving city.
PLACES THAT MAKE NEW ROCHELLE HOME
New Rochelle is an inviting, budding city in southern New York State, located approximately half an hour from Manhattan. It is historically favored as a retreat for those seeking to unwind outside of Manhattan but maintain a similar efficiency of living. Originally founded in 1688, lush suburbs skirt a stimulating downtown skyline painted over the Long Island Sound. New Rochelle has captured the hearts of New Yorkers for generations. It's easy to see why so many have chosen to call this diverse city home. Once you have spent a day exploring this city will quickly steal your heart.
PLACES THAT MAKE NEW ROCHELLE SPECIAL
The Extensive Waterfront is another hidden gem unlocked by New Rochelle residents, including a collection of quaint seaside parks, shore front clubs, buoyant marinas, and a handful of islands awaiting exploration. You can certainly take it easy in our 105-Acre waterfront park, Glen Island Park. Bundled in New Rochelle Harbor lay a selection of cuisines enjoyable with water and marina views.
THRIVING ART COMMUNITY
PLACES THAT GIVE NEW ROCHELLE CHARACTER
Large scale murals are popping up on walls all over the city, the result of a collaboration between the New Rochelle Industrial Development Agency (IDA), the New Rochelle Council on the Arts (NRCA) and the non-profit group Street Art for Mankind (SAM), which works with prominent street artists to create large scale murals around the world.