This exclusive neighborhood was once farm and swampland and was transformed by Samuel Ruggles in the 1830s. The Gramercy Park Historic District was established in 1966. Today Gramercy Park is a small oasis of peace and quiet with a private park and charming old New York architecture. The neighborhood is home to well-known establishments such as the National Arts Club, the Players Club, and Gramercy Park Hotel. This area is conveniently located with easy subway access on Park Avenue.