The Flatiron Building

Type: Architecture, Free Attractions, Great Views, Historic Sites, Parks, Sightseeing

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Designed by Chicago architect Daniel Burnham and built in 1902, the Flatiron Building was slotted into a spot at the intersection of Fifth Avenue and Broadway that was shaped like a wedge. Burnham...  Read More

  • Historic Sites: "Try to visit the Flatiron and view it from many angles. You will be shocked at how it looks like many different buildings."
  • Best for Historic Sites Because: New Yorkers originally did not believe that this tower would remain standing. Over 100 years later it is one of New York's most original buildings.

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