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Intrigued by history, art and food, Lavinia Woolf is a writer who is passionate about the extraordinary and writes of the exhilarating and enchanting.
Published February 2nd 2018
The Empire State Building Experience is one of the essential attractions that is not to be missed when visiting New York.

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New York City is one of the most iconic metropolitan landscapes in the world. One of the most recognisable hallmarks of this sprawling cityscape is the Empire State Building.

Brief History

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The Empire State Building was built in 1931 by Shreve, Lamb, and Harmon. It was designed according to the Art-Deco style that was popular at the time. The name of the structure was derived from the popular nickname for New York, the Empire State.

Discover the Rise of the Structure

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Through the Empire State Building Experience, you can discover in detail the history behind one of the most famous buildings in the world, encompassing its construction, restoration, and sustainability.

If you are planning to visit this attraction as part of a holiday to the Big Apple, you can easily find affordable flights.

Dare to Dream

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Situated on the 80th floor of the building, this is where you can witness the realisation of the dream told through a series of photographs, sketches and construction notes.

Additional Information

The tour is offered in a range of languages through multilingual staff. There are also a variety of discounts offered to students as well as seniors. The entire tour has also been designed to make sure it is accessible to wheelchair users as well.
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Where: 350 5th Ave, New York, NY 10118, USA
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