Built in 1902 and designed by Daniel H. Burnham, the Flatiron Building is considered the oldest and possibly, one of the most ... More
Built in 1902 and designed by Daniel H. Burnham, the Flatiron Building is considered the oldest and possibly, one of the most famous skyscrapers in New York City. Instantly recognizable, the building includes a mix of Gothic and Renaissance architectural styles and has a peculiar wedge shape (like that of an old-fashioned flat iron) that has made it a New York favorite. The area's Flatiron District is named after this enduring New York symbol.
Forget the Statue of Liberty and the Empire State Building , for a true slice of the real, living New
York City, visitors need to check out the New Fulton Fish Market which has recently been relocated. The massive ...
This is a must for any visitor to New York City. The official visitors' bureau is innovative with a Video
Wall where you can view photos or hear advice about what to do in New York. The center also ...
The Stock Exchange's present home on Wall Street did not open until 1903, but trading in stocks began well before
that. By the time the New York Stock Exchange building became its headquarters, the Exchange had already been in ...