Cass Gilbert designed this Neo-Gothic building and was completed in 1913 and was the tallest in the world for 20 years. This building was used in a ghostbusters scene. Great veiws from the River.
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The building is beautiful with a fascinating history. Our guide was extremely knowledgeable, having co-wrote a book on the architect.
The tour was informative and visually stunning. Our guide Barbara answered every ones questions in detail and made the tour interesting until the very end of the 90 min tour
Nina was so knowledgable of all aspects of the history of the building and presented it in an understandable and pleasant manner.
Such a great tour, the tour guide was very informative and pleasant! The history of this building was so interesting
We booked a tour of the Woolworth tower and were shown some of the interior of this iconic building. Our guide was a walking encyclopedia about Frank Woolworth and Cass Gilbert ( the architect). The building abounds in superb decoration - glass mosaic ceilings, Tiffany...More
As two friends who are fascinated with historic architecture, the Woolworth Building tour was a must for us. Our guide, Bob, more than fulfilled our curiosity with an in-depth background on Frank Woolworth and the Woolworth company. The structure and lobby provide craftsmanship that is...More
The Woolworth building is an iconic building in the landscape and rhythm of lower Manhattan, only recently opened (2013/14) for the public, if you're interested in the social history of New York, architecture and admire great craftsmanship then you must make time to book a...More
Check to see if they have a tour to view the inside. It is really unique although touristy. But what in NYC isn't