Self-Guided Walking Tour – Most Popular UWS Buildings for Celebrities

Unlike Los Angeles, celebrities on the Upper West Side tend to keep a low profile. For that reason you won’t find many celebrity UWS maps. This brief 2.6 mile walking tour provides a glimpse of the buildings many current and former celebrities have called home. From Babe Ruth to John Lennon to Bruce Willis, the buildings on this tour have allowed celebrities their privacy, as well as the ability to enjoy the neighborhood charm.

Begin the Tour

  1. 15 Central Park West (between 61st & 62nd Street)
    • Denzel Washington, Sting, Robert DiNero, Alex Rodriguez
  2. 1 W. 67th Street (between Central Park West & Columbus Ave.)
    • Noel Coward, Norman Rockwell, Rudolf Valentino, George Blanchine
  3. 1 W. 72nd Street (corner of Central Park West)
    • John Lenon & Yoko Ono, Judy Garland, Roberta Flack, Leonard Bernstein, Rudolf Nureyev, Gilda Radner
  4. 145-146 Central Park West (between 74th & 75th Streets)
    • Glenn Close, Mary Tyler Moore, Bruce Willis, Steve Martin, Barry Manlow
  5. 211 Central Park West (between 81st & 82nd Streets)
    • Helen Gurley Brown, Diane Sawyer, Isaac Stern, Jerry Seinfeld
  6. 345 W. 88th Street (between Riverside Drive & West End Avenue)
    • Babe Ruth
  7. 400 West End Avenue ( between 79th & 80th Streets)
    • Joe DiMaggio
Fifteen Central Park West
1 W. 67th Street
1 W. 72nd Street dden
145-146 Central Park West
211 Central Park West
345 W. 88th St.
400 West End

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