East 25th Street North To East 28th Street. East of 5th Avenue.
Nearby Subways 6
Kips Bay is a small neighborhood, named after Jacobus Kip, a Dutchman whose farm covered the area in the 1600s. Situated between Gramercy Park and Murray Hill, residents enjoy access to every form of public transportation as well as the FDR Drive and Midtown Tunnel.
Around the neighborhood you will also find many restaurants offering fine, casual and pub dining, specialty gourmet markets and well-stocked supermarkets. Attractions include Armenian churches (St Illuminator's Cathedral, Armenian Evangelical Church, and St. Vartan Armenian Cathedral just north at 36th Street), NYU Medical Center and Bellevue Hospital.