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Chrysler Building

405 Lexington and 42nd St., New York City, NY 10174
+1 212-682-3070
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This Art Deco masterpiece is actually no longer the property of the auto manufacturer.
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  • Average7%
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405 Lexington and 42nd St., New York City, NY 10174
Midtown
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

couldn't get access to the building which was disappointing but to see it close up after looking at it from a distance from top of the rock and the empire state building is wonderful.

Thank Glasgow95
Reviewed 30 September 2016

There is no viewing platforms in this building, all you can really do is enter the main entrance for free and take a look at the Art Deco setting, wall tiles and lighting and lift entrances made of wood

Thank JohnAndAnneB
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Another iconic building. I just love its art-deco style, so beautiful. if you are visiting NYC, don't forget to point your camera to this building. Doesn't get as much attention but way better than the empire state building.

Thank KarolaRS
Reviewed 28 September 2016

this building kept shining in the building across from our hotel you could see in shining all day.we went to visit it one morning and it was absolutely beautiful.All gold and silver filigree,

Thank Dottie O
Reviewed 26 September 2016

There's plenty to appreciate about the architecture from the outside, but I wish I could have seen a bit more of the inside as well. As it was I got chased out for trying to take a picture of the lobby.

Thank David Michael V... R
Reviewed 25 September 2016

this classic art deco space needle was once new york's tallest building until it was surpassed by the empire state.......near another earlier masterpiece-------grand central terminal

Thank W Fredric G
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Can be viewed from many points. Great at night. It was closed when we visited so we are not sure if you can go in. We went into the reception and it is amazing .

Thank skiersuk
Reviewed 24 September 2016

My longtime favorite skyscraper in the US. It's worth to walk inside and see the art deco motives around the lobby and on different levels in the halls. But its real beauty can be seen during the night when the building is illuminated.

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Very beautiful art-deco building. For sure is a must see in NYC. Is located near Grand Central Terminal other beautiful landmark that you can visit.

Thank Mario B
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This art deco building always impresses my all time favourite in |New York, sadly not open to the public.But a great building to see and take pictures of

Thank the travelling man 2210
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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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Rivall
Hi, is there tour to visit the building? can I easely visit it on my own or do I have to take the tour?
22 March 2017|
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Response from Chuck993723 | Reviewed this property |
no tour but I have the chance to know a company inside and the view is wonderful because they are close to the top.
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W Fredric G
There is no viewing deck at the Chrysler building; currently, the best panorama of the New York City skyline is The Top of the Rock at Rockefeller center high above the skating rink; it costs around $28 dollars for adults to stay as long as they want; it is without question the best view in New York........
19 February 2017|
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Response from rayallen2 | 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
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dennisgell
Is their a ticket which covers the viewing platform and a meal in the centre.
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
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