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The Armory (Track)

216 Fort Washington Ave, New York City, NY 10032-1322
+1 212-923-1803
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Great place to see a track meet.

My son had a meet at the armory and it was our first visit to the arena. I have heard from several... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
jennfam5
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New Jersey
Amazing indoor track facility

My daughter is a senior in high school and was doing indoor winter track for the first time. Most... read more

Reviewed 25 December 2017
Bill R
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The Armory Foundation oversees the premier indoor track and field center in America and hosts over 100 track meets annually with the goal of serving youth by promoting fitness, a love of sport and the pursuit of individual excellence. Additionally...more
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216 Fort Washington Ave, New York City, NY 10032-1322
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

My son had a meet at the armory and it was our first visit to the arena. I have heard from several people that this was a nice facility so I was anxious to see it for myself. The Armory is an old building that...More

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Yojaira P, Guest Relations Manager at The Armory (Track), responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

Thanks for the kind review. Please come again.

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Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

My daughter is a senior in high school and was doing indoor winter track for the first time. Most of the meets are at the Armory Track and Field venue next to Columbia Presbyterian Hospital. This place is pretty amazing. There were dozens of high...More

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Yojaira P, Guest Relations Manager at The Armory (Track), responded to this reviewResponded 8 January 2018

We appreciate your review of The Armory. Here are two more parking garages close by the armory 4172 Broadway New York, N.Y. 10033 212-543-2700 519 West 161 Street New York, N.Y. 10032 646-928-3465

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Took the D-Train to the A-Train to 168th and Broadway and walked a block in the fresh snow past Columbia U. Hospital ER to the Armory to see a HS Track Meet. Greeted at the door by security and a surprise admission fee of $12....More

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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

The staff was very rude to the athletes including when the athletes asked what time a certain event should start, when they were taking off their warm ups the staff would yell at them to hurry up, they would make the athletes get in order...More

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Yojaira P, Guest Relations Manager at The Armory (Track), responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

We have received your review and are sorry to hear your visit was unsatisfactory. We are here to provide a great experience for our athletes and audience alike, and when we fall short, it is important for us to know about it so we can...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

I just wish the public will pay more attention to the display of Track@Field in this country as is done in other parts of the world. This is by far the most predominant sport that the world has known since in the opening days of...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

My wife and two sons were on vacation in New York City...my sons (ages 23 and 19) both ran/run cross country / track for high school and college teams, and were understandably excited to see the UST&F Hall of Fame. On our last day in...More

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Management response:Responded 14 August 2017

Michael M, Thank you for letting us know about your experience and we sincerely apologize.  To prevent this from happening in the future we have modified our website asking visitors to phone us before visiting to confirm that the Hall of Fame is open.  Please...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Great weekend watching my son and some of the other kids I coach, compete!! The atmosphere is always high energy and the competition levels are always on point. This is one kid the best venues for indoor track & field... The greatest downfall is the...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2017

I've been there many times- always feel welcome, and the atmosphere is great. The Armory is a showcase place to visit if you are a fan of athletics.

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Reviewed 6 July 2017

As a venue for track and field, there are few better places for a spectator. Toward the end of its residency at MSG, the Millrose Games was a thoroughly distasteful experience -- overpriced, loud, overhyped, outrageously expensive concessions. Up in the Armory, it's a different...More

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Reviewed 5 July 2017

Wonderful track meet at the mecca of indoor track - The Armory. With a state of the art track and close-up views The Armory is the perfect venue for a world class event.

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Response from WarwickTraveler29 | Reviewed this property |
There's no good solution for parking near The Armory. Street Parking is tough - if you can get it and it's legal, good for you. Otherwise, you'll need to use the Columbia University Parking Garage down the street - and it... More
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Response from jennfam5 | Reviewed this property |
The facility I believe is owned by the NY Road Runners. They have a web site with a schedule. Not sure if they have open runs or training but that is where I would look, on their website. Sorry trip advisor does not allow... More
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