History Waits For No One.

IMG_4127smallerCertainly not for those who live and play in New York City’s greatest neighborhood. Welcome to the newly redesigned MyInwood.net. I hope you like the look and feel of this new home to Inwood’s secrets and treasures. Why the dog? Lets just say you’re gonna be able to sniff through this historical record easier than Billy tracks a squirrel.

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Bruce's Garden

This garden honors the memory of Bruce Reynolds, a Port Authority Police Officer, who sacrificed his life so that others might live on September 11, 2001.

In 1933 a bizarre trinity of adventure, history and poetry converged in Inwood Hill Park to celebrate the majesty of Inwood's fabled tulip tree....


1958 Good Shepherd

Shot in 1968 “Goodbye to Glocamorra,” examines the role of the Catholic Church, namely Good Shepherd, as Inwood entered a transitional period. The film was produced by Radharc and aired on Irish television.


Hurst home on Park Terrace East in Inwood.

Take a never before seen look inside the former home of William H. Hurst, located on 215th Street and Park Terrace East in the Inwood section of Manhattan.

Dining & Drinking

Indian Road Cafe

With new restaurants moving into the neighborhood on a regular basis, the Inwood dining scene gets better every day. Whether you are starting your day off with a fresh cup of coffee from the Indian Road Cafe or ending your night with a brick oven pizza from Grandpa's, Inwood has something for every taste and budget.


Inwood Hill

Until 1948 bicycles and even roller skates were banned from Inwood Hill Park. This New York Post article describes the spring day more than sixty years ago when cyclists and skaters alike were allowed to cruise legally for the first time.



In 2013 the Oxford English Dictionary officially recognized the word “selfie”, but as early as 1913 Inwood photographer William Davis Hassler was perfecting the technique.

Inwood People

Bruce's Garden

Bruce's Garden, which borders on Isham Park, has profound meaning to anyone who has ever lived in Inwood. The garden is a testament to Port...