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Woolworth Building, New York City: 10 reviews and 20 photos

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  • Woolworth Building. - New York City
      Woolworth Building.
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  • Woolworth Building. - New York City
      Woolworth Building.
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Opposite the City Hall you will find Woolworth Building. This is a massive building. At the entrance of the building you will see these great Gothic decorations.

The architect of this building is Cass Gilbert. He modeled his designs on the 1830s Houses of Parliament in London. It has 60-stories. The building is 792 feet (238 meter) high. In 1913 it was the tallest building in the world. This happened till 1929 when the Chrysler Building became the tallest building in the world.

Address: 233 Broadway
Directions: Manhattan between Park Pl. & Barclay St.
Phone: (212) 233-2720
Website: http://www.woolworthbuilding.com/

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  • Updated Oct 19, 2008
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