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This Art Deco masterpiece is actually no longer the property of the auto manufacturer.
405 Lexington and 42nd St., New York City, NY 10174
+1 212-682-3070
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I cannot think of another building that associates with a city better than the Chrysler Building and Manhattan. Its worth a peek to step into the main lobby and read some of the history about the concept, design, and construction of the building as well...More

Thank owscanlon
Reviewed 4 days ago

Superb views from the top and from the ground. Iconic building. Good by day ad by night. Lovely for clicks.

Thank DipuKV
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the most iconic building in New York. If you are looking for great photos this building offers plenty of them. I would also recommend walking around the area as there is a lot to see and do.

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This building is truly amazing, you can literally see it everywhere and actually start to take it for granted, particularly with the Empire State Building and Top of the Rock as it’s competition. However it is one of those buildings that you really do have...More

Thank michaelpr2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most beautiful building, can see it from everywhere and lights up at night. The design is so unique and very pretty.

Thank Curious746726
Reviewed 1 week ago

This building is worth mega millions. You really have to study it to see what it's truly made of. The details are quite unique.

Thank Seaside798086
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the most classically beautiful skyscrapers in my opinion. Spectacular example of Art Deco architecture. The lobby is very nice with a great mural in the ceiling. I was surprised to learn that there is no observation deck in the Chrysler Building. That was...More

Thank Claw1974
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Chrysler Building is a New York icon featured in many films and comprises the skyline. Art Deco architectural style with terraced crown and recognized spire, chrome plating, stainless steel exteriors. Modernism and luxury style, the crown's distinctive triangular windows are illuminated by fluorescent lights...More

Thank Chmpgnrose
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Chrysler building is so classy in its art deco elegance it cannot be equaled. no matter how many buildings preceded or succeed it it is still the brightest star of New York modern(post 1900( architecture. Forget the empire state building. If you want a...More

1  Thank tengotodoelmundo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Chrysler Building is one of NYC's most iconic skyscrapers, and many consider it to be the most beautiful building in NYC. The building's lobby is also quite impressive. Note the car-style gargoyles towards the top of the tower.

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This is the iconic New York that so many visitors
imagine before they visit—spectacular skyscrapers like
the Chrysler Building and Empire State Building,
iconic public buildings like Grand Central Terminal
and the New York Public Library, and the non-stop
hustle and bustle of the city streets. Fifth Avenue is
a shopper's heaven where you can find every kind of
store imaginable, with fashion brands ranging from the
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22 March 2017|
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Response from SanDiegoMomma | Reviewed this property |
No tours are offered. All you can see is the lobby
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19 February 2017|
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Response from Ray A | Reviewed this property |
The viewing deck at the Chrysler Building has been closed for decades, so get your Manhattan views either at 30 Rock or the Empire State, or the magnificent One World Trade observatory downtown. BUT, don't miss the Chrysler... More
18 February 2017|
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Response from GLWayne | Reviewed this property |
Bear in mind that any building you go up will not have that building in the view, so I would recommend going up the rock or one world, as you'll want the Chrysler or the empire state in your view. And eat somewhere else... More