Welcome to our Roosevelt Island Tram Guide for 2019. With the opening of FDR Four Freedoms Park, followed by Cornell Tech, interest in Roosevelt Island soared. Soon, the Tram, New York City’s cheapest big thrill ride, caught the fever. Following is a quick how-to for the Roosevelt Island Tram and
The Roosevelt Island Tram’s 43rd Birthday caught historian Judith Berdy’s attention. “Happy 43rd Birthday,” she wrote in a May email. The Tram evolved from essential resource. It’s now also an adventure drawing more tourists than locals who count on it for commuting ever expected. Or welcomed.