Carnegie Deli opened in 1937 across from Carnegie Hall in midtown Manhattan. Known for it’s kosher-style pastrami, corned beef, brisket, stuffed cabbage, matzoh ball and cheesecake.
Trinity Church is an Episcopal Church near the intersection of Wall Street and Broadway in New York City. Built in 1698 the building is a modest rectangular structure with a gambrel roof and small porch. The original church as destroyed in the Great New York City Fie of 1776, which started in the Fighting Cocks […]
Museum of National History, located on the upper west side of Manhattan across the street from Central Park, is one of the largest museums in the world. Created in 1869 with the intent “to discover, interpret, and disseminate through scientific research and education, knowledge about human cultures, the natural world, and the universe”
Rockefeller Center, originally known as Radio City, is a complex of buildings developed in the midst of the Great Depression. Built between 48th and 51st street and 5th and 6th Avenue in once was the red-light district owned by Columbia University. Signing a 27 year lease with the option of three 21 year renewals for […]
The New York Public Library, with nearly 53 million items, is the second largest public library in the United States (behind the Library of Congress) and fourth largest in the world. As part of the John Astor will conditions the Astor Library was built in 1854 in the East Village area of New York the […]
Central park is located in the middle-upper Manhattan, on 778 acres of city-owned land. In 1857 Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux competed and won a design competition to improve the land called “Greensward Plan”. The park opened the winter of 1858 and grew to it’s current size of 843 acres in 1873. Today Central […]