The Best New York City’s High-End Dwellings to Watch 4th of July Fireworks

The Best New York City’s High-End Dwellings to Watch 4th of July Fireworks

  • Lux Exposé
  • 06/26/23

As Independence Day draws near, the excitement escalates in anticipation of the magnificent 4th of July fireworks exhibitions that illuminate the skies throughout the United States. Amidst numerous cities hosting these spectacular displays, one stands out for its unmatched grandeur – the vibrant spectacle that unfurls in none other than New York City. While obtaining a premium vantage point can prove challenging, privileged residents of the most opulent homes in the city can relish crystal-clear views of the East River and indulge in an unparalleled experience of the fireworks extravaganza.

From The Brooklyn Tower’s Penthouse 89N to 432 Park Avenue’s 96th-floor penthouse, 350 Butler Street’s rooftop deck, and Olympia DUMBO’s prestigious penthouse, these residences not only provide breathtaking views but also create unforgettable memories for residents fortunate enough to call them home.

432 Park Avenue

432 Park Avenue has become a symbol of the Manhattan skyline, redefining the concept of supertall buildings. Its newest penthouse, located on the never-before-lived-in 96th floor, has recently hit the market for an astounding $130 million. This full-floor residence offers 24 expansive windows, each measuring 10′ x 10′, providing panoramic views in all directions. With its front-row seat overlooking the East River, this penthouse promises an extraordinary experience of the 4th of July fireworks.

Olympia DUMBO

The Best New York City's High-End Dwellings to Watch 4th of July Fireworks

Located in the heart of DUMBO, Olympia stands at the highest crest in the neighborhood, offering unparalleled views of the harbor and the Manhattan skyline. While the building has enjoyed record-breaking sales, there is still one remarkable opportunity remaining – an exquisite full-floor penthouse priced at $19.5 million. Situated on the 32nd floor, this residence provides stunning views from every angle. Residents can also savor an al fresco fireworks show on the spacious private terrace, making for an unforgettable experience.

The Brooklyn Tower

Standing at an impressive 93 stories and over 1,000 feet in height, The Brooklyn Tower is the borough’s first supertall. This architectural marvel offers residents unparalleled vistas of more than 15 iconic New York City landmarks, including the Statue of Liberty and the Empire State Building. Penthouse 89N, located on the 89th floor, provides an unmatched vantage point to witness the fireworks show, with interiors designed by the acclaimed Gachot Studios. With a price tag of $6.2 million, this dramatic half-floor home boasts breathtaking views extending to the Manhattan and Brooklyn skylines, the East River, and the New York Harbor.

350 Butler Street

The Best New York City's High-End Dwellings to Watch 4th of July Fireworks
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Situated in the charming Park Slope neighborhood, 350 Butler Street‘s newly completed Penthouse is a hidden gem. Priced at $4.45 million, this open-layout residence is designed for entertaining, featuring distinct dining and living spaces. Multiple outdoor living spaces create the perfect ambiance for warm-weather gatherings. However, the pièce de résistance lies on the private 789-square-foot roof deck. From this elevated viewpoint, residents can enjoy endless views stretching from the Verrazano Bridge to Downtown Brooklyn while taking in the mesmerizing fireworks display.

Front & York

The Best New York City's High-End Dwellings to Watch 4th of July Fireworks
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Front & York, an exceptional residential complex in DUMBO, presents a remarkable opportunity to reside in a luxurious urban sanctuary meticulously crafted by renowned architect Morris Adjmi. Offering an extensive range of services, this full-service haven provides an unparalleled living experience. At Front & York, residents gain exclusive access to an astonishing 150,000 square feet of top-tier amenities. Among these, the expansive rooftop stands out as an idyllic vantage point for observing the mesmerizing 4th of July fireworks illuminating the East River in the heart of New York City. The rooftop itself boasts a splendid design, featuring a dining terrace replete with grill stations and ample seating, enabling residents to relish delicious meals amidst the captivating ambiance. Additionally, an adjacent opulent pool deck adorned with luxurious cabanas further enhances the rooftop’s allure. Importantly, the rooftop terrace seamlessly connects to the development’s other amenities, fostering an ideal setting for extraordinary indoor-outdoor gatherings during this holiday season and throughout the summer months. Certain residences at Front & York even offer private terraces, perfect for enjoying the spectacle of the fireworks.

110 North 1st

Experience the remarkable residential transformation happening at 110 North 1st. This exceptional building, a collaboration between EDRE Development and DXA Studio, an award-winning design practice, offers a range of thoughtfully-designed one- to four-bedroom condominiums and an unprecedented array of amenities. Residents can enjoy a suite of health and wellness-focused features, including a beautifully landscaped rooftop terrace with panoramic views of the East River and Manhattan skyline. The terrace boasts shared spaces, private cabanas exclusively for penthouse residents, and rooftop kitchens equipped with barbecue grills. Additionally, shared spaces within the building feature dining tables, lounge chairs, and more for the residents’ enjoyment.

Brooklyn Point

The Best New York City's High-End Dwellings to Watch 4th of July Fireworks
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Elevate your Fourth of July experience at Brooklyn Point in Downtown Brooklyn, where the highest infinity pool in the Western Hemisphere awaits. Situated 680 feet above the ground, this 27-foot-long pool offers unparalleled views of the skyline. You can relax on the surrounding lounge chairs, dine al fresco, or even watch a movie outdoors. Take advantage of the stargazing observatory for a mesmerizing evening. Celebrate the holiday by setting up your own patriotic decor, playing your favorite music, and enjoying your chosen beverage. The rooftop infinity pool at Brooklyn Point guarantees a spectacular spot to witness the fireworks against the backdrop of the Manhattan skyline and waterways. If you desire a barbecue during your celebration, the beautiful ninth-floor landscaped terrace provides an al fresco kitchen with gas grills and dining areas.

One Manhattan Square

One Manhattan Square Is Home to NYC's Largest Private Outdoor Garden
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Hosting a summer barbecue while enjoying the Fourth of July fireworks is a breeze at One Manhattan Square on the Lower East Side. With an expansive 40,000 square feet of outdoor space, the building offers numerous grilling stations with high-top seating overlooking the East River and Manhattan Bridge. The terrace is a haven for fun parties, featuring an outdoor kitchen, ping-pong tables, a putting green, fire pits, and even an adult treehouse on stilts. Embrace the festive atmosphere while marveling at the stunning fireworks display.

One United Nations Park

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Discover luxury living at One United Nations Park, an exquisite residential tower in Midtown East located at 695 First Avenue. This extraordinary building features 148 condominium residences offering sweeping views of the East River and Manhattan skyline. The residences, ranging from one- to four-bedrooms, start from the 28th floor and provide unparalleled vistas of Manhattan. Enjoy the Fourth of July fireworks from the comfort of your home, as several residences at One United Nations Park offer private waterfront views. The Tower Lounge also provides a glimpse of the fireworks alongside its breathtaking views of the East River. The building further offers an array of amenities, including a top-of-the-line fitness center with a private training studio, a 70-foot indoor lap pool, sauna, steam room, and more. Access the private underground parking garage through a porte-cochère and underground motor court for added convenience.


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