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Route 1 Fun Facts
Fun Fact #13

The road that later became Historic Route 1 started as a trail during the 1600s. Burned trees marked the way, crude bridges crossed ravines, and canoe ferries transported goods and people across wider rivers. Later, the first horse carrier service would be established in New Jersey.

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Driving through New York City requires a steady hand and some edge and attitude. But you'll be rewarded by an indescribable symphony of sights, sounds, and people.

  • Arthur Avenue Little Italy Bronx

    Route 1 and Arthur Avenue, Bronx, NY, 10458

  • Bronx Zoo

    2300 Southern Avenue, Bronx, NY, 10460

  • Fordham University

    441 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY, 10458
    Phone: (718) 817-1000

  • Funfuzion

    19 LeCount Place, New Rochelle, NY, 10801
    Phone: (914) 637-7575

  • Playland Amusement Park

    Playland Parkway, Rye, NY, 10580
    Phone: (914) 813-7010

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