Yorkville is a neighborhood located in the Upper East Side of Manhattan in New York City, United States. It is bounded roughly by the East River to the east, 96th Street to the south, Third Avenue to the west, and 79th Street to the north. Yorkville has a mix of low-rise residential buildings and high-rise apartment complexes. The neighborhood is home to several cultural institutions, including the Museum of the City of New York and the Goethe-Institut New York. It is also known for its vibrant nightlife scene, with numerous bars and restaurants catering to a wide range of tastes and interests.