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Empire State Building, New York City: 374 reviews and 610 photos


This 102 stories limestone and stainless steel streamline deco Empire State Building is completed in 1931 as New York City's landmark and tallest building. In 1970 The World Trade Center superseded it, until September 11, 2001 once it regained its status as the island's tallest building.

Address: 350 5th Avenue
Directions: 1, 2, 3 or 9 (Seventh Avenue Lines), A, C or E (Eighth Avenue Subway) to 34th Street/Penn Station.
Phone: (212) 947-1360
Website: http://www.esbnyc.com/

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Dec 2, 2005
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