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Small Group Walking-Subway-Food Tour of Manhattan
"This 6 or 8-hour walking tour is for those who truly want to experience the full perspective of what Manhattan has to offer plus its sounds smells and tastes!  The 8 hour walking tour includes all the stops on a 6 hour tour with additional stops at the Highline South Street Seaport Gramercy & Union Square and the East Village. See detailed itinerary below."
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New York City Hop-on Hop-off Tour
"Enjoy pre-recorded tour narration in 11 different languages! In addition to live tour guides in English you can choose pre-recorded narration in English French Spanish German Italian Portuguese Mandarin
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New York City Sightseeing Tour by Coach
"This tour narrated by a professional tour guide includes 9 stops at some of the most iconic spots of New York City. The first featured stops are Lincoln Center Central Park West the Dakota Building the Upper West Side and Harlem. We’ll drive past the American Museum of Natural History the Guggenheim Museum
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Flatiron Building Tips (58)

Beautyful building!

I don´t know why, but in my eyes this is one of the most beautyful buildings in NY. Maybe it is so oldish, and it´s little bit different than the others, because of it´s interesting shape.I don´t know...
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Turska
Jun 23, 2014

Flatiron Building

The Flatiron Building is a product of its location. At the intersection where the diagonal of Broadway slashes through the north-south of 5th Avenue, a tight, triangular patch of land became home to...
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antistar
Feb 09, 2014

Wonderful Architecture

I may not be well-educated in architecture, but I do appreciate it. The flatiron building is a beautifully designed and executed piece of art. Even the way it splits the roads is beautiful.I can't...
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bennforlife
Dec 20, 2013

A President in Madison Square Park

“I may be president of the United States, but my private life is nobody's damned business.”— Chester A. Arthur (1830-1886)This monumental bronze of Chester Alan Arthur, 21st president of the United...
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von.otter
Apr 11, 2013

Flat Iron-Realy Triangular

The triangular plan was unique in its time, and even today. It is located on Fifth Ave and close to Madsion Square. The completion in 1902 made it one of the highest buildings in the area, with 22...
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BruceDunning
Apr 13, 2012

The Flatiron Building

“I found myself agape, admiring a skyscraper — the prow of the Flatiron Building, to be particular, ploughing up through the traffic of Broadway and Fifth Avenue in the late-afternoon light.” — H.G....
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von.otter
Mar 30, 2012

First generation skyscraper

Another architectural icon (isn't this such an overused word?) is - drum roll please - the Flatiron Building!But the building's history and role in the evolution of building techniques make this...
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Tijavi
Feb 17, 2012

The first Skycraper in the world

It is not well known among tourists, or those, who are not interested in historical architecture. the 22-story Flatiron Building designed in the Beaux-Arts style, is a favorite of New Yorkers. It is...
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csordila
Mar 20, 2010

Flatiron Building

The Flatiron Building was considered to be one of the first skyscrapers ever built, in 1902 it was one of the tallest buildings in New York City. The Flatiron Building was designed by Chicago's Daniel...
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apbeaches
Jan 16, 2010

The Flatiron Building

One of New York's most admired buildings, the Flatiron Building is certainly unique due to its very slender figure. It takes its name from its unusual triangular-shaped lot on which it was built,...
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MM212
Oct 26, 2009

Pointy Building

Considered odd and kind of goofy when it was built by Daniel Burnham in 1902 (it was once called Burnham's Folly), this limestone clad building was one of New York's first skyscrapers and is now one...
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TexasDave
Oct 16, 2009

An early skyscraper

After our visit to New York’s newest skyscraper, the Hearst Tower (see above), we headed to one of its oldest, the Flatiron Building. When it was constructed in 1902 this was one of the tallest...
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toonsarah
Nov 12, 2008
 
 
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Things to Do Near Flatiron Building

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Museum of Sex

Kink the Museum of Sex? In the window the sign reads "please do not touch, lick, stroke or mount the exhibit". Now from there my tip is for you to use your imagination. I only got a picture of this...
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Union Square Green Market

Union Square is noted for its impressive equestrian statue of U.S. President George Washington and many subways underneath; it lies over the 14th Street, the Union Square New York City Subway station,...
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Union Square - Gramercy

“One should eat to live, not live to eat.” —Moliere (1622-1673) Union Square is one of New York City’s great public spaces. The addition of the market with 60,000 shoppers shop, interacting with...
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Forbes Magazine Galleries

Unfortunately, this smaller museum used to hold some of the worlds greatest treasures. But alas, the twelve Imperial Easter Eggs created by the House of Faberge (as well as many other items), were...
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Empire State Building

This is yet another icon of New York City. Glimpses of it are shown in movies and TV shows set in NYC. It is internationally famous. We have learned that the Empire State Building stands at 1,454...
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New York Skyride

You can book a combination ticket for the NY SKYRIDE and the Empire State Building. The skyride is in the building and is an IMAX simulated aerial tour of NYC done while you sit in motion seats that...
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175 5th Ave., Manhattan, NY 10010

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