These 13 Candid Photos Show What Life Was Like In New York In the 1960s

Here at Only In New York, we frequently like to showcase to our readers some of the newest and most exciting attractions within our state. Every now and then, though, it’s good to give yourself a healthy dose of nostalgia by taking an exciting walk down memory lane. If you happened to have grown up anywhere in the state of New York during the 1960s, then you’ll surely get a kick out of seeing how different everything was back then through the eyes of these photographs below. Check it out!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

If you have any old photos from around New York during the 1960s, be sure to share them with us in the comments! To enjoy more nostalgic treasures, check out how This Historic New York Train Depot Is Now A Beautiful Restaurant Right On The Tracks!